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2:20
Friday

Board shake-up at Vodacom Group

Group chairman Jabu Moleketi will leave the company in July and will be replaced by Saki Macozoma, current lead independent non-executive director.

2:50
Friday

Leadership amid coronavirus crisis

True leaders will have compassion for their followers and will be sympathetic, understanding that their teams are going through something too, says Daniel Nel, CEO of Nebula.

3:00
Friday

Tribunal prohibits Naspers’s OLX, WeBuyCars merger

The completion watchdog says the proposed transaction should be prohibited as it is likely to substantially prevent or lessen competition.

3:00

Essential service providers panic as COVID-19 portal goes offline

The site, which allows companies to apply for exemption to operate during the lockdown, was inaccessible on Thursday due to high volumes of traffic.

2:50

Govt portal allows firms to seek trading approval during lockdown

In order for businesses to trade during the lockdown, they have to apply via a government portal, in terms of the regulations.

5:00
Thursday

Beyond COVID-19

What’s on the other side of the coronavirus? There are some positive outcomes to be achieved, says Bernice Hynard, MD of Printacom, a division of Tarsus Technology Group.

3:10

Mobile money accounts breach 1bn mark

2019 marked a major milestone for mobile money globally, with over one billion accounts and close to $2 billion in daily transactions, says GSMA.

3:20
Thursday

E-taxi services to transport only essential workers during lockdown

While e-hailing services will not be allowed to operate normally for the duration of the 21-day lockdown, they will be permitted to ferry essential services staff.

1:20

ITWeb Security Summit postponed amid COVID-19 concerns

ITWeb is prioritising the health and safety of all delegates, and has set the new date of the Johannesburg summit for August, says Angela Mace, CRM and Events director at ITWeb.

5:10

The power of partnerships

Organisations need to seek out collaborative opportunities that allow them to scale and pivot to deliver implementations that have long-term, sustainable value, says Ushal Moonsamy, Chief Solutions Officer at SqwidNet.

4:30
Thursday

Meeting the demands of the B2B market

Once overwhelmingly based on volume and long-term projects, the B2B market has recognised the rising prominence of services and customer-centricity, says Rory Twort, Managing Executive of Sales at Axiz.