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  • Acer appoints new Commercial and SADC Lead

    Acer appoints new Commercial and SADC Lead

    September 17, 2019 • Company News, People, Southern AfricaComments (0)

    Electronics company, Acer announced on Tuesday, 17 September 2019, that De Villiers Wolhuter has been appointed as the new Commercial and Southern African Development Community Lead based at Acer’s Head office in Sunninghill, Johannesburg. According to the...

  • Pan-African entrepreneur training platform to launch at the SA Innovation Summit

    Pan-African entrepreneur training platform to launch this September

    September 9, 2019 • Education, StartupsComments (0)

    A brand-new online training platform, TechTribe Accelerator (TTA), is set to launch on Friday, 13 September 2019, at the SA Innovation Summit.  The inspiration for the TTA platform was born from the need to create pan-African partnerships to solve...

  • Women in tech who are redefining the industry

    March 8, 2019 • FeaturesComments Off on Women in tech who are redefining the industry

    As we celebrate International Women’s Day 2019 under the theme “#BalanceForBetter”, let’s not forget to applaud the amazing work done by extraordinary women who are disrupting and revolutionising the technology industry on the African continent. These...

  • IIoT set to drive African manufacturing to the next level of competitiveness

    IIoT set to drive African manufacturing to the next level of competitiveness

    July 12, 2018 • Internet of Things, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on IIoT set to drive African manufacturing to the next level of competitiveness

    The manufacturing sector is set to evolve thanks to the rise of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Specifically focused on industries with machinery and production processes, Jeremy Potgieter, Eseye, SADC regional head, says IIoT will significantly...

  • Minister Radebe promised greater alignment between South Africa’s energy plans.

    ‘South Africa to align energy plans with SADC gas master plan’ – Minister Jeff Radebe

    June 27, 2018 • Mining & Energy, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on ‘South Africa to align energy plans with SADC gas master plan’ – Minister Jeff Radebe

    South Africa hosted the joint meeting of Southern African Development Community (SADC) Ministers responsible for Energy and Water in, Johannesburg on Tuesday, 26 June 2018. The meeting was co-chaired by the Minister of Energy Jeff Radebe and Minister of Water...

  • Tanzanian Prime Minister Mizengo Pinda

    Tanzanian investment website to woo Chinese

    October 25, 2013 • Online & Social, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Tanzanian investment website to woo Chinese

      The Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC) has achieved a milestone for investor relations between SADC and the Far East after it successfully introduced its website in China. The Tanzania Daily News has reported that TIC, which serves to promote and...

  • Convergence keeping Neotel on the move

    September 17, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Southern AfricaComments Off on Convergence keeping Neotel on the move

    Things seem to be going very well at South African converged communications network operator Neotel and the company’s executive leadership gives little credence to ongoing speculation surrounding the sale of the company. Its latest financial results –...

  • SAS appoints Kroshlen Moodley as head of Public Sector

    April 29, 2013 • PeopleComments Off on SAS appoints Kroshlen Moodley as head of Public Sector

    SAS has announced the appointment of Kroshlen Moodley as the company’s head of Public Sector, responsible for driving the company’s government and utilities business strategy within these sectors.   Moodley has extensive experience within the public...

  • Namibia supports ZACR .africa bid

    November 29, 2012 • Online & SocialComments Off on Namibia supports ZACR .africa bid

    The Republic of Namibia has become the 40th African country to formally endorse the ZA Central Registry (ZACR) bid for the rights to administer the proposed .africa generic Top Level Domain (gTLD). Namibia’s formal Letter of Support was prepared by the...

  • Gateway renews Mozambique’s data licence

    October 5, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Gateway renews Mozambique’s data licence

    Gateway Communications, a supplier of pan-African telecommunications services, has renewed its 5 year data and wholesale licence in Mozambique. Gateway Communications’ Mozambican office first opened in 2001. Gateway Communications currently provides...

  • Econet finally launches Eco-Cash mobile money

    October 4, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (1)

    Zimbabwean mobile operator, Econet Wireless has launched its mobile money transfer service, Eco-Cash. Eco-Cash officially was launched on 30 September 2011. According to SWRadioAfrica, Econet, which has a subscriber base of more than 5 million customers,...

  • Ruckus Wireless secures African distributor

    September 9, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Ruckus Wireless secures African distributor

    Wi-Fi Technology company, Ruckus Wireless have announced that the company has partnered with First Distribution, a technology solutions distributor, as the business’s main distributor for the African region. Through this agreement, First Distribution will...

  • eNaTIS to combat SADC vehicle theft

    September 8, 2011 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on eNaTIS to combat SADC vehicle theft

    Plans are underway to roll out the Electronic National Traffic Information System (eNaTIS) into other Southern African Development Community  (SADC) countries. The eNaTIS plan is subject to inter-governmental negotiations, to modernise the management of...

  • Telecel wins award for Market Penetration

    October 19, 2010 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Telecel wins award for Market Penetration

    Telecel Zimbabwe has been awarded the 2010 Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Penetration Leadership within the Southern African Development Community. The rapid growth in its subscriber base and market share has given it a unique position within the SADC...

  • Neotel rolls out high performance networks

    September 16, 2010 • Top StoriesComments Off on Neotel rolls out high performance networks

    SOUTH Africa’s first converged communications network operator, Neotel, has embarked on deployment of its new, high capacity and high performance fibre optic and wireless networks aimed at improving the country’s communication system, an official...

  • SADC’s telecoms conference kicks off in Botswana

    February 24, 2010 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on SADC’s telecoms conference kicks off in Botswana

    The 10th South African Telecommunication Association (SATA) conference kicked-off on Tuesday in Gaborone, Botswana...