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23 Sep 2020
Merck expands its ADC manufacturing capabilities

Merck has announced a € 59 million expansion of its HPAPI and ADC manufacturing capabilities and capacity at its facility…

Merck expands its ADC manufacturing capabilities

Merck has announced a € 59 million expansion of its HPAPI and ADC manufacturing capabilities and capacity at its facility near Madison, Wisconsin, USA. This investment will allow large-scale manufacturing of increasingly potent compounds for therapies that have the potential to treat cancer. Completion is expected by mid-2022 and should…

16 Sep 2020
Touchless door automation

Keep employees safe by controlling office hygiene with door automation and touchless switches from Maxiflex. Companies can protect the health…

Touchless door automation

Keep employees safe by controlling office hygiene with door automation and touchless switches from Maxiflex. Companies can protect the health of their employees by curtailing the spread of bacteria, germs and viruses like COVID-19 through automating their doors and installing touchless switches. With Maxiflex’s range of door automation systems and touchless…

08 Sep 2020
How the new POPI Act affects intermediaries

The Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act came into effect on 1 July 2020

How the new POPI Act affects intermediaries

The Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act came into effect on 1 July 2020

28 Aug 2020
How to monetise 5G to make business sense

Moving from the traditional 3G or 4G ‘one size fits all’ approach to one based on 5G network slices will…

How to monetise 5G to make business sense

Moving from the traditional 3G or 4G ‘one size fits all’ approach to one based on 5G network slices will enable services to be configured to the specific needs of disparate customers, applications and industries in Africa, writes Ockert Oosthuizen, Sales Director, Amdocs South Africa 5G networks, with their built-in ‘programmability’…

28 Aug 2020
Keep the lights on during load shedding

While the recent move to level 2 of the national lockdown has been widely welcomed, many businesses have encouraged their…

Keep the lights on during load shedding

While the recent move to level 2 of the national lockdown has been widely welcomed, many businesses have encouraged their employees to continue working from home as the country comes to grips with COVID-19. However, the reintroduction of load shedding due to the strain on the national power grid has…

27 Aug 2020
Intravacc’s candidate RSV vaccine demonstrates safety in phase I trial

Intravacc has announced, in the medical journal Vaccine, a clinical phase I study with its candidate Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)…

Intravacc’s candidate RSV vaccine demonstrates safety in phase I trial

Intravacc has announced, in the medical journal Vaccine, a clinical phase I study with its candidate Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) vaccine. The vaccine showed excellent induction of immunogenicity after nasal administration to healthy adult volunteers (18-50 years). In addition, the Live Attenuated Vaccine (LAV), constructed with reverse genetics, appears to…

19 Aug 2020
The PoPI Act – how it can realise one version of the truth

By: Andrew Hoseck, COO at In2IT Technologies South Africa With many organisations still scrambling to meet the requirements of the…

The PoPI Act – how it can realise one version of the truth

By: Andrew Hoseck, COO at In2IT Technologies South Africa With many organisations still scrambling to meet the requirements of the Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013 (PoPI), it would be remiss not to ponder the far-reaching impact of the act. Organisations have till 1 July 2021 to meet the Act’s…

03 Jul 2020
Hitachi ABB Power Grids commences operations

Hitachi ABB Power Grids is a global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years, employing around 36…

Hitachi ABB Power Grids commences operations

Hitachi ABB Power Grids is a global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years, employing around 36 000 people in 90 countries.

20 May 2020
No Touch Exit Sensor – Access without the touch

Our work environment needs to adhere to the safety regulations and guidelines that have been put in place by the…

No Touch Exit Sensor – Access without the touch

Our work environment needs to adhere to the safety regulations and guidelines that have been put in place by the authorities. These include access systems that do not require touch-based identification. No Touch Exit Sensor The No Touch exit sensor is an ideal solution for entrance and exit doors with…

11 Apr 2020
Level up & join the fight against counterfeiting

Annually, pharmaceutical counterfeiting puts millions of lives at risk. In order to address this growing problem, governments around the world…

Level up & join the fight against counterfeiting

Annually, pharmaceutical counterfeiting puts millions of lives at risk. In order to address this growing problem, governments around the world are taking action by implementing serialisation requirements. Similar to the requirements of Europe’s Falsified Medicines Directive, South Africa will be joining the global fight against counterfeit medicines with the promulgation…

09 Apr 2020
COVID-19 wreaks havoc with advisor books globally

As the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown forces the globe into an immediate and extreme digital age, financial advisors need to urgently…

COVID-19 wreaks havoc with advisor books globally

As the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown forces the globe into an immediate and extreme digital age, financial advisors need to urgently adjust their models if they want to survive.

08 Apr 2020
Shifting the status quo

If Covid-19 has taught us anything, it’s that we need to be prepared, even for the unthinkable. As technology further…

Shifting the status quo

If Covid-19 has taught us anything, it’s that we need to be prepared, even for the unthinkable. As technology further shapes financial services (some may say how it currently stands was unthinkable some years ago), it’s one area where we can prepare, while adapting to managing risks before they happen.

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