Bigger budget for science, tech initiatives

May 9, 2018

Millions will be spent on programmes to boost the number of knowledge workers in SA, says minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane.

Govt eases R&D tax rebate bottlenecks

Mar 5, 2018

Government sets up measures to boost access to the research and development tax incentive programme, which fell short of expectations.

DOC ushers in new minister

Feb 27, 2018

Nomvula Mokonyane was appointed new communications minister in last night's Cabinet reshuffle.

Budget: DOC outlines plans for digital migration

Feb 21, 2018

The communications ministry seeks to ensure 1.5 million digital TVs are installed over the medium-term period.

Parliament to decide ICASA chairman's future

Feb 5, 2018

Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane turns to Parliament to deal with Rubben Mohlaloga's appointment saga, despite the initial decision to appoint him with fraud charges over his head.

Minister wants to see more women in ICT

Jan 26, 2018

Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane believes the opportunities presented by the fourth industrial revolution call for more female participation.

DOC expects to meet digital TV deadline

Jan 24, 2018

The communications ministry appeals for mechanisms to fund the digital migration as it looks to meet the June 2019 deadline.

Limpopo schools get tech savvy

Jan 18, 2018

Two high schools in the province receive computer facilities to kick-start the 2018 academic year.

East London community gets digital TV decoders

Jan 12, 2018

The communications ministry begins installing government-subsidised set-top boxes in East London's Scenery Park.

ICT strategies to be gazetted

Nov 8, 2017

Minister Siyabonga Cwele confirms the country's ICT roadmap will be published in today's Government Gazette.

Government's ICT roadmap gets thumbs up

Nov 3, 2017

Cabinet approves national ICT strategies to drive participation in the Internet economy and deliver modernised service delivery solutions.

Digital migration campaign advances to Eastern Cape

Oct 26, 2017

The communications department embarks on another broadcasting digital migration awareness campaign.