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Mobile network operator plans to up ESD commitment by R4bn over two years

MTN South Africa’s enterprise supplier development (ESD) programme, MTN Xlerator, plans to increase the company’s procurement spend with majority black-owned SMMEs by R4 billion...

Opinion: The facts about safeguarding essential business data against emerging threats

By Aslam Tajbhai, solutions architect at DMP South Africa THE evolving nature of cyberattacks poses a constant threat to organisations, and staying up-to-date with the...

Joint effort explores technologies to help reduce carbon footprint of steel production

TATA Steel Ltd and global technology leader ABB have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and will work together to co-create innovative models and...

Reimagining the supply chain for resilience

By Mark Wilson, CEO, Syspro EMEA & APAC MORE than ever, manufacturers need to create highly responsive organisations that can flex for changing market conditions....

Company expands connectivity and skills in the province

LIQUID Intelligent Technologies, a business of Cassava Technologies, a pan-African technology group, has opened an office in East London in the Eastern Cape (EC)....

Polymers help secure telecoms infrastructure

A COMPANY tasked with securing major telecommunications infrastructure behind safe barriers has turned to a high-technology polymer solution to ensure its locking mechanisms remain...

Select the right network to run a smart factory

ETHERCAT is becoming the most popular machine protocol. Because unmatched performance, the highest precision, and real openness makes it different to other Ethernet industrial...

Responsible innovation focuses on trustworthy AI and collaborations

THE world has seen unprecedented artificial intelligence (AI) advances since AI and analytics company SAS launched its responsible innovation efforts a year ago. Amid...

Port management system comes back online

TRANSNET National Ports Authority (TNPA) has relaunched the Integrated Port Management System (IPMS) at its eight commercial ports after the system was suspended to...

Creative coding initiative inspires youngsters to study at university

FIVE students from different walks of life are starting their tertiary studies in Computing Sciences this year, following their introduction to coding by Tangible...

Workshop to focus on SMMEs’ experience of IoT technologies in pilot project in the Eastern Cape

THE Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution South Africa (C4IR SA) will host a curtain close workshop to showcase the adoption of an Industrial...

Always-on industrial wireless router enables grid modernisation and advanced smart city applications

HITACHI Energy has introduced a new cellular router that provides state-of-the-art communications and cybersecurity, purpose-built to support industrial internet of things (IIoT) applications for...

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Malaysian energy company’s share transfer creates a pan-African group

PETRONAS has sold its 74% shareholding in Engen to Vivo Energy. Engen and Vivo Energy announced the completion of the transaction on 21 May...

Truck heavyweight launches more electric options in SA

IN line with Daimler Truck’s global ambition to offer 100% CO2 neutral trucks and buses by 2050, DTSA introduced its first fully battery electric...

Construction of Coega automotive plant to begin ‘shortly’

STELLANTIS, the world’s third-biggest automotive manufacturer by volume, and South Africa’s largest development funder, the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) have concluded key milestones that...

SA’s auto sector notes decline in exports, increase in (low) NEV sales

THE domestic automotive industry is celebrating the centenary of vehicle manufacturing in the country in 2024. In the Automotive Business Council (naamsa) Q1 2024...