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South African ICT ministry seeks nearly ZAR 4 bln from 2021/22 budget with 7 focus areas

Thursday 20 May 2021 | 10:57 CET | News
South Africa's Department of Telecommunications and Digital Technologies (DCDT) has tabled a budget of ZAR 3.7 billion for the 2021/22 financial year, with seven priorities outlined for the year ahead, Engineering News reported. They are Broadcasting Digital Migration (BDM), the release of spectrum, an infrastructure investment and mass employment programme, the Digital Economy Masterplan implementation, digital and future skills, reindustrialisation of the economy with a focus on SMMEs, and repurposing of state-owned companies.

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