Alliance gives start-ups intellectual property control

January 17, 2018 9:22 am1 comment
Lucky Masilela, ZACR Chief Executive Officer

JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH African startups now have greater control over their intellectual property following a ground-breaking collaboration between some stakeholders. The partnership makes it possible to register a new company and its equivalent domain name simultaneously. The Companies and Intellectual Properties Commission (CIPC), ZA Domain Name Authority (ZADNA) and the ZA Central Registry NPC […]

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Space-age technology to save drought-stricken SA

January 10, 2018 3:49 pm2 comments
Cape Town car washing in a different style

CAPE TOWN – SOUTH Africa’s water-based car washes have been encouraged to switch to water-less polymer-based vehicle cleaning to ease the impact of drought afflicting the country. Waterless carwash products distributor PearlSA made the call through its ‘Be A Hero’ campaign. By joining the initiative, companies across drought-stricken South Africa will […]

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Tech savvy Kenya drives innovation, financial inclusion

7:30 am3 comments
Kenya flag

NAIROBI – AN expert has lauded Kenya’s fairly developed infrastructure and communication sector and a young educated tech savvy population as helping position the country as Africa’s financial hub. Agnes Gitau, the International Trade and Investment adviser with GBS Africa, said these attributes also provides a great opportunity for the region to […]

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