Israel’s OTI in East African health solutions deal

December 29, 2017 5:38 pm1,949 comments
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  JOHANNESBURG – ON Track Innovations (OTI), the Israeli-based firm, has concluded a US$1 million deal to supply its patient information smart cards and biometric verification technology to Zambia and some East African countries in 2018. Besides Zambia, OTI’s South African subsidiary will deliver the technology to Kenya, South Sudan and […]

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E-commerce adoption up but security concerns linger

December 21, 2017 5:29 am234 comments
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JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH African consumers are becoming increasingly comfortable making online purchases but safety and security remain a major factor in the adoption of digital payments and e-commerce. This is according to a new report released today by Visa, which indicated a growing number of shoppers are going online to buy […]

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Cyber-attacks, politics impact on Southern Africa firms

December 19, 2017 8:51 am238 comments
SA Pres Cyril Ramaphosa

HARARE – POLITICAL uncertainty through government transitions and large scale cyber-attacks have emerged the key risks for businesses in Southern Africa in the coming year. This is according to specialist global risk consultancy, Control Risks, which pointed out political instability in such countries as South Africa, where new leadership were elected […]

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