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Drones, cameras to boost safety patrols on Table Mountain

The Department of Tourism introduces a number of safety measures, including drones, to ensure greater safety on Table Mountain.

Apr 16, 2019

Affiliate Centre will prepare SA for Industry 4.0

The planned centre, in partnership with the World Economic Forum, will ensure SA quickly moves towards the fourth industrial revolution.


New initiative supports SA's grassroots innovations

The science and technology ministry and Technology Innovation Agency step up support for local innovators, to ensure their tech inventions are commercialised.


University of Pretoria opens Future Africa campus

The research institute will bring together global researchers and leverage innovative technologies to address societal challenges in Africa.


SA's new sci-tech roadmap speaks to Industry 4.0

The new science, technology and innovation policy looks to ensure SA benefits from the rapid technological shifts brought by the fourth industrial revolution.


SA locks in deal to establish SKA Observatory

After four years of negotiations, the country concludes the process that will see the establishment of the Square Kilometre Array Observatory.


SKA team completes key infrastructure designs

The Square Kilometre Array team completes all essential infrastructure designs required for the first phase of the radio telescope project.


Failed UKZN rocket test launch a 'learning experience'

The science and technology department will continue supporting the university's efforts to launch a sounding rocket, saying it remains important to local engineering.

Feb 12, 2019

Parliament hosts Industry 4.0 exhibition

The National Assembly participates in its first exhibition showcasing the country's readiness for rapid advances in ICT.


More calls for female participation in STEM

The International Day of Women and Girls in Science looks to encourage the participation of women and girls in STEM-related fields.


SA's nanosatellite ready for blast-off

South Africa's second nanosatellite will be launched into space from Russia.

Dec 11, 2018

CSIR names board of directors

The board of directors will bring specific domain expertise in the areas of science and technology, effective from 1 January.

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