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Launch of South African ‘hubsites’ provides one-stop information spot for all things local “I created On South Africa to empower, uplift and support South African businesses and charities, and to allow people the opportunity to follow their dreams. On South Africa is one simple, easy-to-use platform where businesses of all sizes are given equal opportunity...
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MeerKAT construction recognised by industry at 2017 Logistics Achiever Awards The MeerKAT radio telescope, currently being built by Square Kilometre Array South Africa (SKA SA) was recognised by the construction industry last week when it was presented with a Special Platinum Award at the 2017 Logistics Achiever Awards.   The MeerKAT project is the inaugural...
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Spazasparks to create 1000’s of digital jobs for unemployed youth RetailTech partners with government in ambitious bid to create real-time jobs in wake of all time high of unemployment A Durban tech team’s innovative mobile application, Spazapp, has now joined forces with the likes of big corporates Microsoft, Hollard, Barloworld, and Coca-Cola in signing the...
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Two SA Schools in ‘F1 in Schools’ World Finals in Malaysia Fourways High in Sandton and Jabulani Technical High will represent South Africa at the ‘F1 in Schools’ World Championships in Malaysia in September this year where a number of countries will compete. Both teams made it to the finals this weekend at the Sci-Bono...
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Pioneering research and data management in Africa: a dual first The first Big Data summer school on the African continent was launched in Cape Town yesterday. This unique initiative, also the first partnership between the astronomy research organisation (Square Kilometre Array South Africa (SKA SA)) and the medical research council (South African Medical Research Council...
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Karoo’s HERA radio telescope attracts even more international funding The Hydrogen Epoch of Reionization Array (HERA) radio telescope, located only a few kilometres from the MeerKAT radio telescope, was awarded a grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation in the US to the value of $5.8 million, equivalent to approximately R75 million. The construction...
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SKA and Agri SA partners for the benefit of local communities SKA South Africa and Agri SA today signed an agreement that commits both organisations to jointly ensure that local communities of the Karoo benefit from the SKA project. In anticipation of the impacts that the construction of the SKA radio telescope will have on...
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SAP Skills for Africa adds 101 students to digital workforce  JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — February 06, 2017 – Students, SAP Africa partners, customers and executives gathered at Eskom’s Megawatt Park in Sandton for the SAP Skills for Africa graduation ceremony which celebrated the completion of an intense three-month digital skills training programme. Now in its...
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Steuart as a Speaker

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Steuart has done some 500 talks on South Africa's progress since 1994 and SA's prospects for the future'