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Politics, employment and the elections

I came across an observation that the 14 million in formal and informal SA employment have a 93% chance of remaining in employment.On the other hand, the 4.7 million unemployed only have a 13% chance of becoming employed. As to the 2.5 million discouraged, ... [Published Businesstech.co.za - 1 hour ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

The Internet is a disaster waiting to happen

The interconnectedness of the Internet – while immeasurably beneficial to society – is at risk of cascading into disaster, both digitally and in the real world.This is according to Atlantic Council Zurich’s Risk Nexus report, which explains that the growing ... [Published Businesstech.co.za - 14 hours ago]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

The rise of the employee activists

A new report has outlined how the age of social media has opened the way for visible, engaging employees that make their criticisms and advocations known.The report, titled Employees Rising: Seizing the Opportunity in Employee Activism, was compiled by ... [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

SA bank earnings unsustainable: BCG

The latest Boston Consulting Group (BCG) retail banking index (RBI) shows that South Africa’s banks have continued to boost revenues at rates higher than the country’s GDP – a position which is not sustainable, the group says.BCG’s Retail Banking Index ... [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Gareth Cliff boosts WeChat in SA

Gareth Cliff’s new “unradio” venture – in partnership with WeChat – is boosting the social platform’s profile in South Africa.Cliff has partnered with WeChat, and is set to launch his new radio station CliffCentral Unradio on 1 May 2014, though the popular ... [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

MTN hits Cell C right where it hurts

MTN’s decision to launch a flat prepaid call rate of 79c per minute will place pressure on Cell C to follow suit – removing the financial benefit of lower termination rates to the smaller operator.It is well known that Cell C is under financial pressure; ... [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Fire the white people in govt: Cosatu

If the ANC wins the Western Cape in the May 7 general election, Cosatu will ask it to fire more than half the white senior civil servants, the Cape Argus reported on Thursday.“Their employment would have to be terminated — and within a year,” Congress ... [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Court proposes social grants solution

Net 1 UEPS Technologies, a provider of alternative payment systems believes that the Constitutional Court has ruled on the appropriate remedy for the distribution of social welfare grants.Net1 UEPS Technologies subsidiary, Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) ... [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

SA Post Office targets online push

The SA Post Office (Sapo) is upgrading its backbone datacentre infrastructure, applications and network as part of an R800 million “infrastructure refresh project”.“The project will enable Sapo to provide IT services on both physical and digital channels ... [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

IHS secures US$130 million for Africa growth

IHS Holding, the independent telecommunications infrastructure company, has secured a further US$130 million in the second tranche of its latest fundraising.The capital raise is in addition to the US$490 million of debt and equity the group announced ... [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Nashua Mobile: what to expect

Reunert, the parent company of mobile service provider, Nashua Mobile, says it will look to wind down the business completely.On Monday, the listed ICT group announced that Nashua Mobile will dispose of its MTN and Vodacom subscriber bases saying that ... [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

No need for taxi e-toll boycott: Santaco

Taxis had no reason to boycott e-tolls because public transport vehicles were exempt from these fees, the SA National Taxi Council (Santaco) said on Monday.“Santaco wishes to distance itself from any statements purported to have been made by the organisation ... [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 14 2014]

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Politics, employment and the elections [Published Businesstech.co.za - 1 hour ago]
The Internet is a disaster waiting to happen [Published Businesstech.co.za - 14 hours ago]
The rise of the employee activists [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 19 2014]
SA bank earnings unsustainable: BCG [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 19 2014]
Gareth Cliff boosts WeChat in SA [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 18 2014]
MTN hits Cell C right where it hurts [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 18 2014]
Court proposes social grants solution [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 17 2014]
Fire the white people in govt: Cosatu [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 17 2014]
SA Post Office targets online push [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 17 2014]
IHS secures US$130 million for Africa growth [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 17 2014]
The most violent countries in the world [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 16 2014]
Cell C ramps up data prices [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 16 2014]
Hedge fund regulations open for public comment [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 16 2014]
Cape Town closer to R1.3 billion internet goals [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 16 2014]
Jump in South African bank complaints [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 16 2014]
Cellphone radiation more dangerous than ever: g... [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 15 2014]
Altech acquires NuPay for R80 million [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 15 2014]
Nashua Mobile to close in 6 months [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 15 2014]
Icasa pulls DA hearing forward [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 15 2014]
Datacentrix earnings soar [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 15 2014]
Pick n Pay reveals online food delivery growth [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 15 2014]
DA ready to take Icasa to court over ad [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 15 2014]
BCX grows interim revenue 5.5% [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 15 2014]
Free WiFi for Joburg [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 15 2014]
The worlds biggest military spenders [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 14 2014]
SA students pour R6.1 billion into tech [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 14 2014]
Icasa to hold hearing on DA complaint [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 14 2014]
Nashua Mobile: what to expect [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 14 2014]
No need for taxi e-toll boycott: Santaco [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 14 2014]
FNB expands online services [Published Businesstech.co.za - Apr 14 2014]
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