research and development

8 Incredible South African Innovations of 2019

South Africa is filled with innovative thinkers, all of whom are coming up with ways to change the world and create jobs for fellow...

MINISTER IN THE PRESIDENCY WELCOMES NEWLY APPOINTED BRAND-SA BOARD OF TRUSTEES

MONDAY 18 NOVEMBER 2019MINISTER IN THE PRESIDENCY WELCOMES NEWLY APPOINTED BRAND-SA BOARD OF TRUSTEESThe Minister in the Presidency, Mr Jackson Mthembu and Deputy Minister...

MINISTER IN THE PRESIDENCY WELCOMES NEWLY APPOINTED BRAND-SA BOARD OF TRUSTEES

MONDAY 18 NOVEMBER 2019MINISTER IN THE PRESIDENCY WELCOMES NEWLY APPOINTED BRAND-SA BOARD OF TRUSTEESThe Minister in the Presidency, Mr Jackson Mthembu and Deputy Minister...

Call for Nominations for Members to Serve on the Board of Trustees of...

The President of South Africa, His Excellency Cyril Ramaphosa, hereby invites nominations for candidates to serve as trustees on the Brand South Africa Trust. Brand...

CSIR Conference focuses on SMME programmes

Delegates heard about the growth of and challenges in the industries relating to science and innovation at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research's...

Researcher honoured for drought forecasting tool

16 August 2016Mankind has always been subject to weather patterns. But imagine, if you will, being able to predict a drought – especially in...

Connecting women to technology

An Intel programme called She Will Connect aims to increase women's access to the digital world. Research has shown there is a significant gender gap in developing countries in using technology such as the web. It'll help to empower women in their businesses, increase literacy, and strengthen their voice.

SKA will drive growth of Africa’s human capital

The Square Kilometre Array will contribute to Africa's efforts to build innovation-led, knowledge-based economies, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa. It fits into African Union's Science, Technology and Innovation Strategy and is developing a new cohort of young scientists.

South Africa’s AECI heads for Australia

JSE-listed explosives and specialty chemicals company AECI has signed a five-year deal with Theiss, the world's largest mining contractor. The partnership has the potential to be a game changer for the Australian mining industry, Theiss said on Monday.

Scheme aims to boost investment in SA vehicle production

The Vehicles-Automotive Investment Scheme has been extended to include the makers of medium and heavy commercial vehicles in a move aimed at growing and developing the sector in South Africa.