Poor pass rates and stifling government policies and regulations have been undermining efforts to boost local innovation in technology.
Government is trying to close the gap between innovation and businesses, with the introduction of the "innovation bridge".
It is however unlikely that Cabinet will touch the politically hot potato that would make an even larger difference: teaching.
While innovation is crucial to a country’s competitiveness, it is not the only factor and the quality of education is still a concern, a survey found.
Archaic methods of payment make way for the new with Apple Pay, writes Alistair Fairweather.
We need innovative thinking to address the burden of disease.
Scientists have gathered in New Delhi to showcase their inventions in response to the Gates Foundations' call for innovative toilet design.
The Multi-media Innovation Centre (MMIC) is an innovative multi-media interactive learning, demonstrating and planning platform for the public sector.
Comment by Thuli Radebe, chief executive of CPSI.
The government needs to look for dynamic, creative and innovative solutions to improve the capacity of the public sector.
The core mandate of the government of South Africa is to ensure universal access to services by all citizens as a fundamental human right.
CPSI honours institutions which are innovative in service delivery.
CPSI holds “Oscars of the public sector in South Africa”
Innovation through youth and women still a global challenge.
Wolrd class training solution to SA's maths problem.
A good education system is the cornerstone of a prosperous society — and South African business invests heavily in the sector.
Deep Space Industries hopes to land spacecraft on asteroids and have them scrape up material for return to Earth for sale