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Sep 2, 2020

Government taps ICT research firm to conduct SA Connect study

The communications ministry and DBSA appoint BMIT to conduct a feasibility study into the best way forward for the next phase of the government broadband project.

Aug 4, 2020

Cell C fails to pay debts, again

The telco notifies its noteholders that it has defaulted on the payment of capital on its $184 million note which was due on 2 August.


CSIR, DBSA to promote tech-fuelled economic development

The organisations join forces to develop technologies and infrastructure to support socio-economic development in SA and Southern Africa.

Apr 14, 2020

Eskom’s grid guru appointed as IPP Office head

Tshifhiwa Bernard Magoro will assume the Independent Power Producers Office head role from 1 May, replacing the axed Karen Breytenbach.

Feb 6, 2020

Debt-ridden Cell C admits to ‘misguided strategy’

Improving Cell C’s liquidity and debt profile requires a complicated and delicate restructuring, says CEO Douglas Craigie Stevenson.

Jan 29, 2020

Urgent cash injection needed as Cell C debt spirals out of control

Too many odds, including government policy and pricing structure, weigh against Cell C, placing its future in jeopardy, analysts say.

Jan 28, 2020

Cell C defaults on R2.7bn loan repayments

The debt-laden telco misses December interest payment on a $184 million loan, as well as capital plus interest payments on loan facilities


Women share their experiences at tech, digital conference

The second edition of the Women in Tech and Digital Conference showcased how female executives are defying gender stereotypes in the tech and digital space.

Feb 27, 2019

Singularity University to host Exponential Finance Summit

The conference aims to stimulate SA's digital economy and encourage employment through embracing exponential technologies.

Jan 31, 2018

Altron appoints new group exec

The JSE-listed group appoints Dolores Mashishi as group executive for human capital.


Teraco completes Series-C round of funding

The financing includes a combination of both equity and debt, with IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, becoming an equity shareholder in Teraco.

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