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KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Treasury: Interruption of the Electronic Payment of Suppliers

The electronic payment system of the state (BAS) has been down since Sunday, 25 August 2013. This meant that departments could not capture and approve payments and the Provincial Treasury Read More →

SnapScan Wins Top prize at MTN Business App of the Year Awards 2013

Mobile payments app SnapScan was voted 'App of the Year' at the annual MTN Business App of the Year Awards in Melrose Arch, Johannesburg. The 8-month old start-up from Stellenbosch managed to Read More →

1000 Developers Sign Up with MyGate’s Developer Centre

Since the launch the MyGate Developer Centre in May 2012, over 1000 developers have signed up enabling them to integrate and test any of MyGate’s online payment solutions. The developer centre Read More →

MasterCard and Standard Bank Group Sign Agreement

Ann Cairns, President of International Markets, MasterCard, with Peter Schlebusch, Group Executive, Standard Bank Group celebrate the signing of an agreement strengthening the relationship between MasterCard and Standard Bank Group Read More →

iVeri’s mPress (MPOS Solution) is Now Available for BlackBerry

Version 1.2 of MPress, iVeri’s MPos solution is now available in BlackBerry World. This means that iVeri now has MPos apps for Android, Apple and BlackBerry. For iVeri customers this increases Read More →

FNB Launches first Slimline ATM for Retailers in Africa

FNB unveiled its unique Slimline ATM capable of delivering digital banking into retailer environments at remote locations where the volume of business does not support a conventional ATM. FNB Slimline offers Read More →

SA’s payCity Discontinues Prepaid Electricity Service

Last week, South Africa's payCity stopped accepting online credit card payments for its SMS prepaid electricity service for Cape Town customers. The suspension of services occurred without notice too many customers Read More →

Big Retailers are Doing eCommerce in South Africa

The news that Woolworths has just revamped their entire online store in the hopes of attracting more ecommerce customers shows a continuation of the recent trend in South Africa which Read More →

Xpertek Provides Credit, Online and Cellular Solutions in sub-Saharan Africa

Xpertek Group's loan finance solution, Acquire, is now being used in the consumer credit market, for online shopping, and in the cellular product space. Subsequent to the launch of the credit Read More →
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