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South Africa’s SKA bid gets new campaign

South Africa's bid to host the Square Kilometre Array is gathering momentum with the launch of Full Moon Fever, a new campaign aimed at drumming up national support for the initiative.
MeerKAT in demand among scientists

Media tour boosts China-Africa links

A group of Chinese journalists are touring Africa to investigate investment opportunities, share lessons from existing Chinese businesses on the continent and strengthen mutual understanding between African and Asian cultures.

Media tour boosts China-Africa link

A group of Chinese journalists are touring Africa to investigate investment opportunities, share lessons from existing Chinese businesses on the continent and strengthen mutual understanding between African and Asian cultures.
China deal: a new day for Africa

Cape Town to be entrepreneurial hub

In a bid to develop a thriving entrepreneurial culture, Cape Town city management is encouraging citizens to improve their business knowledge with the hosting of Cape Town Entrepreneurship Week later this month.
SA to host 2012 business congress 

More satellites to cover Africa: Intelsat

African satellite service provider Intelsat has announced new contracts with customers using its video distribution neighbourhoods and broadband capacity, as well as plans to launch three new satellites to increase capacity to the continent.

John Deere to build warehouse in SA

US-based agricultural machinery company John Deere is to invest R150-million in a new state-of-the-art parts distribution warehouse, which will support dealers across sub-Saharan Africa, close to OR Tambo International Airport outside Johannesburg.

Making do in Diepsloot

Johannesburg's far northern settlement is characterised by poverty and unemployment, yet locals - many of them migrants seeking a better life - have a strong sense of community, writes Mbhazima Lesego waka'Ngobeni.

India invests in Africa development

India has revealed plans to invest R39-billion (US$5.7-billion) in education and development in Africa as part of the Africa-India framework for enhanced cooperation.
BRICS in a nutshell

SA astronomers in ‘extraordinary’ find

Two researchers from the South African Astronomical Observatory, along with other collaborators, have found evidence for the existence of an extraordinary planetary system where two giant planets are orbiting a close pair of "suns".

South African universities to get fast broadband

Major public universities in South Africa can expect to be running top-class broadband connectivity to the high-speed South African National Research Network by the end of this year.
DUT offers online registration