Opinion piece

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Medicine beyond borders: Telemedicine in South Africa

2018-09-26T22:29:41+02:00

Telemedicine, a term which literally means “healing at a distance”, speaks to the use of technology to overcome geographical barriers, and increase access to health care services. This is particularly beneficial for extending medical services to communities that lack access to specialised health care services to their geographic location.

Medicine beyond borders: Telemedicine in South Africa2018-09-26T22:29:41+02:00

The rise in internet penetration opens the door for e-commerce in South Africa

2018-09-26T22:29:48+02:00

The closure of the 159-year-old "Harrods of South Africa" department store, Stuttafords, has brought to the fore important questions about how industries need to develop stronger business plans and innovate in order to serve the tech-savvy customer.

The rise in internet penetration opens the door for e-commerce in South Africa2018-09-26T22:29:48+02:00

Public-sector projects can benefit significantly from high-speed connectivity

2018-09-26T22:30:02+02:00

It has been 23 years since the first Pan-African Conference of Ministers of Public/ Civil Service was held in Tangier. Since then there has been a lot of progress in the terms of public sector services on the continent. We need to celebrate the successes, reflect on the challenges, and really acknowledge the role that public services plays in advancing the socio-economic state of the African continent and its citizens.

Public-sector projects can benefit significantly from high-speed connectivity2018-09-26T22:30:02+02:00