Hohm to use R153m funding to double down on solar

The local solar marketplace plans to accelerate adoption of rooftop solar by improving access to finance for homeowners and installers.


Automotive industry demands more urgency for EV transition

SA automobile industry bodies express concern at the lack of urgency of government’s R964 million electric vehicle budget allocation, set to be rolled out in 2026.

EOH23 Feb

EOH appoints Andrew Mthembu as interim CEO

The executive chairman will assume the role of interim CEO for a period of up to six months, or until a new CEO is appointed.

Cell C22 Feb

Blue Label anticipates ‘smooth’ takeover of Cell C

The fintech group has a non-controlling 49.5% stake in Cell C, and is looking to get an additional 4.04% stake in the firm.


UJ receives R8.1m to drive TVET digital education

The University of Johannesburg secures an R8.1 million EU grant to lead a digital transformation initiative in local TVET colleges.


Blue Label’s revenue dwindles by 23%

The company navigates a challenging operating environment in which consumers have been significantly affected and SMEs are struggling.

Broadcom22 Feb

VMware-Broadcom uncertainty rattles SA channel

Local VMware partners are left to speculate as to how the acquisition will impact their operations and the channel.


Bytes CEO resigns amid share trading storm

Neil Murphy notifies the board that he made a number of trades in the company’s shares that had not been disclosed.


SA Connect phase two roll out continues

The communications department to continue rolling out the second phase of government’s broadband project, with R2.4 billion set aside to implement the project over the medium-term.


Comms dept budget shrinks

The communications ministry to contend with shrinking budget, as Cabinet approves reductions to the department’s fiscal allocation by R727.9 million over the medium-term period.


R964m to rev up SA’s e-vehicle roadmap

The Department of Trade, Industry and Competition reprioritises R964 million for the transition to electric vehicles, in support of implementing of SA’s electric vehicle roadmap.

Teraco21 Feb

Teraco to power data centres with R2bn solar plant

The company secures its first grid capacity allocation from Eskom and will commence construction of a 120MW solar PV facility in the Free State.