Huawei Technologies founder Ren Zhengfei

Huawei allocates $100 billion to research, development

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – TELECOMMUNICATIONS equipment and consumer  electronics manufacturer, Huawei, will invest more than US$100 billion (about R1.4 billion) in research and development (R&D) over the next five years. Ren Zhengfei, Huawei founder, disclosed the investment during a…




Tussle for ball possession: FC Platinum against Orlando Pirates at Barbourfields Stadium, Bulawayo,  Zimbabwe

Mixed prospects for SADC in premier CAF tourney

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – AFTER experiencing mixed fortunes in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Champions League, teams from the Southern African Development (SADC) bloc will be eager to extend their leads atop their respective groups or close the gap…


Madagascar President Andry Rajoelina

Madagascar election outcome is a US setback

ANTANANARIVO – THE just-concluded elections in Madagascar is a major blow to the United States (US), which for long has sought to gain a foothold in the national resources-endowed island country. Andry Rajoelina, who headed the transitional…



Visitors in Cape Town, South Africa

Technology’s potential to drive SA tourism sector

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – A TECHNOLOGY executive has encouraged South Africa to invest in new technologies to make the most of vast opportunities in the tourism sector. The recommendation by executive Sherry Zameer follows the recognition that tourism has…