The South African Reserve Bank has announced that cheques will not be supported by the country’s national payment system from 1 January.
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Standard Bank Group is planning to scale up some of its operations and further digitise its systems to fend off fintech firms encroaching on its client base.
Promoted | Standard Bank Group’s head of artificial intelligence, automation and application programming interfaces, Nanda Padayachee, shares how his teams are building ethics into the AI development process.
Just because the world of work has changed forever, it doesn’t mean that governance and policy should go out the window, says Standard Bank head of information risk governance Emmerentia du Plooy.
Finance minister Tito Mboweni said national treasury has no plans to boost income tax, corporate tax or VAT even as the coronavirus decimates the nation’s finances.
South African banks face the steepest earnings slump in half a century – with some posting losses – as measures to curb the coronavirus drag the economy deeper into recession.
TechCentral editor Duncan McLeod is joined by Africa Data Centres CEO Stephane Duproz for a discussion on the company’s recent acquisition of Standard Bank’s Samrand data centre.
Standard Bank has rolled out major changes to its smartphone banking app in an effort to keep customers out of its branches.
Africa Data Centres is acquiring Standard Bank’s giant data centre facility in Samrand, north of Johannesburg, for an undisclosed sum. The transaction is subject to the approval of the competition authorities.
Vodacom is suing Absa for losses of at least R1.2-billion it claims it incurred due to an alleged unauthorised payment from the operator’s accounts to Tanzania’s tax agency last year. It’s also demanding R4.3-billion under a guarantee signed between the parties.