Amid looming protest, telcos insist they’ve reduced data costs

Friends of a Free Internet plans to picket at ICASA’s head office in Centurion on Friday, over high mobile data costs in South Africa.

Nedbank16 May

Nedbank targets global AI investments with new note

The product offers an opportunity for local investors to gain exposure to tech companies at the forefront of the global AI revolution.

Hyland16 May

Finance world seizes opportunities afforded by GenAI

The paradigm shift is enabling finance teams to better collect, process and analyse data, resulting in faster, meaningful insights.

AfCFTA16 May

AfCFTA: Setting up an African footprint

AfCFTA is driving reforms in regulations and government requirements that should improve the speed of execution when setting up and kicking off development projects, says Berna Botha, business executive at SoluGrowth.

Nedbank15 May

Nedbank creates R10m fund to back green businesses

The Indalo Fund looks to support high-impact, environmentally-friendly and social entrepreneurial innovations across SA.

Entelect15 May

Entelect named one of Africa’s fastest-growing companies

Entelect has been recognised by the Financial Times as one of Africa’s fastest-growing companies for the third year running.


Bradwin Roper steps down as MTN fintech CEO

In line with the firm’s executive notice period, Bradwin Roper will exit MTN SA at the end of October.

MTN14 May

MTN reports sharp revenue decline in Q1

The firm’s service revenue decreased by 18.8%, voice revenue plummeted by 32.2% and data revenue dropped by 14.7%, while fintech revenue rose 11.4%.


SITA’s procurement capacity in need of reform

Government must prioritise the reform of the public procurement system, as the country works towards Vision 2030.

Vodacom13 May

Vodafone Egypt propels Vodacom in full-year results

Egypt contributed significantly to the 29.1% increase in group service revenue, supported by a resilient performance in SA – Vodacom’s largest market.


IT, where every rand counts and every byte matters

A common area where businesses overspend is in software licensing, says Pax Divitiae.

Absa10 May

ITWeb TV: Absa sees 400% increase in attempted cyber attacks

Absa Group’s chief security officer Manoj Puri discusses the threat landscape the bank faces, including emerging threats, such as quantum computing.