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July 15, 2021
The Economic Times
On Wednesday, the government said it would call out around 25,000 troops to tackle the emergency -- 10 times the number that it initially deployed.
Associated Press
June 21, 2021
The World Health Organization is in talks to create the first-ever technology transfer hub for coronavirus vaccines in South Africa.
Jesse Martin
April 25, 2021
Scientific American
Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.
March 30, 2021
At a virtual event held on Tuesday, March 30th, Bloomberg announced the expansion of its New Voices media training initiative to South Africa, with the launch of its first cohort in Johannesburg. Bloomberg News launched the New Voices initiative in 2018, providing media training to female executives in business and finance across the globe to get the executives TV-ready for interviews on Bloomberg Television and other outlets. Last year, in the United States, the program expanded with a...
February 15, 2021
Sky News
The robots can deliver room service, provide travel information and can drag up to 300kg of luggage from the lobby to rooms.
Georgina Ferry
January 29, 2021
the Guardian
Developmental biologist and science communicator with an enduring fascination for the beginnings of life
Georgina Ferry
January 29, 2021
the Guardian
Developmental biologist and science communicator with an enduring fascination for the beginnings of life
January 27, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- MRM, a leading marketing agency that is part of McCann Worldgroup, and Founders Factory, the influential startup studio and accelerator today...
December 28, 2020
The Economic Times
"I can confidently say that the meeting (called by Ramaphosa) will be on Tuesday (to) consider further measures to ensure that we curb this alarming rate of spread," the weekly Sunday Times quoted a government insider.
December 2, 2020
/PRNewswire/ -- South African Post Office, the South African postal company, will use (BME: LLN) (EPA: ALLLN) (OTCQX: LLEIF) technology to send more...
Plug and Play
November 18, 2020
/PRNewswire/ -- Global non-profit organisation, Alliance to End Plastic Waste (Alliance), and early-stage startup accelerator, Plug and Play, announced today...
Joe Pinkstone
November 9, 2020
Mail Online
Researchers discovered a new fossil of the P. robustus species in the fossil-rich Drimolen cave system northwest of Johannesburg in the so-called Cradle of Humanity.
Paul Rincon
April 2, 2020
BBC News
Two million years ago, Africa was home to three human-like species, new discoveries reveal.
December 18, 2019
Fifteen screenwriters will convene to advance their independent projects at Sundance Institute's January Screenwriters Lab, taking place at the Sundance Mountain Resort in Utah, from January 17-22, 2020. At the Lab, the screenwriters will immerse themselves in a rigorous and holistic creative process, working to further develop their scripts with the mentorship of accomplished Creative Advisors. The January Screenwriters Lab has been created and organized under the leadership of Sundance...
Dan Goodin
October 25, 2019
Ars Technica
Attackers claim to have full control of network and demand $32,000 to give it back.
Darren Parkin of CoinRivet
October 25, 2019
HACKERS demanding a ransom of four bitcoins have shut down the City of Johannesburg's digital network. The city's systems were breached in the early hours of this morning, bringing the digital operations of an authority serving four-and-a-half million people to a grinding halt.
Ray Durrheim
September 23, 2019
Fifty years ago I was a teenager growing up in Cape Town. At about 10pm on 29 September 1969, our house started to shake violently. Alarmed, my family and I fled out of doors; our neighbors did the same.
September 16, 2019
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- N2Growth, Inc., a global leader in human and organizational performance and top executive search firm, announced...
BBC News
July 26, 2019
BBC News
A ransomware attack is blamed for causing electricity supply problems in South Africa's biggest city.
By The Associated Press
March 26, 2019
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- At the edge of a sprawling Johannesburg suburb, a veterinary hospital is saving the lives of wildlife on the urban fringes.
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