Discovery Bank appoints Reuel Khoza as chairperson
Effective today, the celebrated businessman is chairperson of Discovery Bank, replacing Adrian Gore, who remains a director of the bank.
Reserve Bank seizes R20m from Gupta-owned Sahara
National Treasury issues an order for the South African Reserve Bank to seize R19.6 million from the Gupta-owned Sahara Computers.
COVID-19 accelerates growth of pay-as-a-service
The latest acquisitions and partnerships by payment intermediaries and banks are leading to the rise of pay-as-a-service platforms, says PwC.
Apple Pay finally comes to SA
Absa, Discovery Bank and Nedbank clients are the first to get the digital wallet service in the country.
Funding up for grabs in Startupbootcamp accelerator
Africa’s corporate-start-up collaboration accelerator invites applications from the most disruptive start-ups on the continent.
Huawei Mate 40 Pro in SA stores next month
The Chinese manufacturer’s latest flagship smartphone will be available in local retail stores from 1 April, with pre-orders currently open.
Nedbank gets R2.9bn loan to drive renewables in SA
The big-four bank receives a $200 million loan from the International Finance Corporation to drive renewable energy projects in South Africa.
Mara guns for Samsung, Huawei, Apple in SA smartphone market
The “proudly African” smartphone manufacturer aims to be among South Africa’s top three smartphone brands, says newly-appointed MD Sylvester Taku.
Nedbank doubles retail digital sales in year-end results
The bank scored big with its technological innovations in its 2020 annual financial results, doubling retail digital sales compared to the previous year.
Home affairs to resume smart ID, passport e-services
Home affairs minister Aaron Motsoaledi announces that online services for smart ID and passport applications will resume on 8 March.
Nedbank app enables contactless ATM cash withdrawals
The bank integrates QR code technology into its Money App to enable customers to make contactless withdrawals at ATMs around SA.