South Africa is in the process of switching from analogue to digital broadcasting, and soon the country will join many other parts of the world in enjoying better sound and picture quality, more channels and language options, and interactive services.
The Pretoria high court has ruled that South African Chinese may be reclassified as black. This ruling will enable the group to benefit from the country’s employment equity and black empowerment legislation.
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The South African news landscape is set to change in June with the launch of Africa’s first 24-hour news channel.
Microsoft SA has announced that it will further invest in the Joburg Centre for Software Engineering (JCSE) at Wits University to assist local software development companies in developing solutions for various sectors.
China's largest bank, the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, has offered to purchase a 20% stake in Standard Bank, South Africa's largest bank by assets and earnings, for US$5.5-billion, representing the largest foreign direct investment in the country to date.