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Aspen confirms CompComSA’s price hike investigations
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Aspen confirms CompComSA’s price hike investigations

Aspen Pharmacare has acknowledged that it is under the investigation of the South African Competition Commission, CompComSA. Aspen said in its official statement that CompComSA will be investigating it for suspected abuse of dominance in respect of the provision of cancer medication in South Africa. The company said it is committed […]

Visa Ready for Business Solutions launches to accelerate B2B payments
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Visa Ready for Business Solutions launches to accelerate B2B payments

Visa has announced Visa Ready Program for Business Solutions, a strategic framework to help technology companies that integrate with Visa’s business-to-business (B2B) payment services and data solutions ensure that they meet Visa’s standards and are market ready. Bora Payment Systems, Bottomline Technologies, CSI globalVCard, MineralTree and Priority Commercial Payments are […]

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Eskom Chairman Ben Ngubane steps down

Ben Ngubane has resigned as Chairman of Eskom following management turmoil and probes into its financial dealings, weeks after its CEO was removed. “Ngubane formally tendered his resignation, which I accepted,” public enterprises minister Lynne Brown said in the statement sent in a text message by spokesman Colin Cruywagen. The […]

Orange commits EUR50 million to start-ups in Africa
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Orange commits EUR50 million to start-ups in Africa

Orange is strengthening its corporate venture strategy by creating a new Africa section in its flagship programme for investment in start-ups, Orange Digital Ventures. The Group confirmed in a release that it is committing EUR50 million corresponding to half of the direct investments made via its new Orange Digital Ventures […]