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Interview with Michael Jordaan: Advice for entrepreneurs and businesses in the 21st century

By Ryan Noik 28 September 2018

For those willing to rise to the challenge of starting a new business, a good first step is often to speak to entrepreneurs and garner what advice they can. With that in mind, we sat down with Michael... FULL STORY >

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Interview with Anish Shivdasani: Part 2 - Finding the potential in the pain

By Ryan Noik 12 September 2018

In part 2 of our interview with Anish Shivdasani, the founder of Giraffe, we consider how South Africa can realise its potential. FULL STORY >

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Interview with Anish Shivdasani: Part 1 - Creating a new business in difficult times

By Ryan Noik 12 September 2018

Anish Shivdasani, CEO and cofounder of Giraffe explains the fundamentals of starting a new business in South Africa, and what entrepreneurs need to know to be successful in the current economic environment. FULL STORY >

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Two South African startups make it to Final Round of Visa’s Everywhere Initiative in Sub Sahara Africa

By Press Release 23 July 2018

Leading startups from Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia among 12 finalists from 238 entries FULL STORY >

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AfricArena to see Top 50 African tech startups pitch to the world

By Press Release 25 October 2017

EuroQuity, an online investment platform that connects startup companies with over a thousand international investors, has joined SAVCA and AVCA to partner with AfricArena to bring investment heavyweights to Cape Town, South... FULL STORY >

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Startupbootcamp InsurTech London entries close 29 October

By Press Release 23 October 2017

Entries for Startupbootcamp InsurTech close on 29 October 2017. InsurTech startups looking to turn their new venture into a high growth business are advised to apply to this London based accelerator programme. FULL STORY >

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Looking to build a tech start-up? Wits to host MIT Global Start-up Labs Programme

By Press Release 15 May 2017

Wits University, in conjunction with MIT Sloan School of Management, has opened applications for teams interested in participating in the MIT Global Start-up Labs Programme. FULL STORY >

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Enabling new business models through blockchain

By Press Release 6 October 2016

How BlockChain has become known as an emerging way for businesses, industries, and public organisations to almost instantaneously make and verify transactions, streamline business processes, save money, and reduce the potential for fraud. FULL STORY >

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Security Alert: Starting an online business?

By Press Release 21 June 2016

Daryl Blundell, managing director, Sage SSB (Start-up and small business) provides five security tips that will help keep your business’s online store safe. FULL STORY >

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SweepSouth first SA start-ups to join Silicon Valley’s 500 Start-upss accelerator

By Staff Writer 3 August 2015

Silicon Valley-based venture capital fund and start-ups accelerator, 500 Start-upss, has announced its 14th batch of start-ups, which includes the South African home cleaning service, SweepSouth. FULL STORY >

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Microsoft BizSpark Champions Tech Entrepreneurship in SA

By Staff Writer 14 July 2015

Microsoft, through its BizSpark programme, has now opened up a world of untapped opportunities for over 1600 South African start-ups, who have in turn created over 300 jobs. FULL STORY >

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Microsoft announces expansion of BizPark initiative

By Ryan Noik 3 September 2013

Microsoft South Africa today announced that, in partnership with the government’s Jobs Fund, it will be “dramatically expanding” its BizPark programme, with the aim of fostering 600 technology start-ups in the next three years. FULL STORY >

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