South Africa last in healthcare efficiency study

2017-06-09 17:42

South Africa has been ranked last among 19 nations in a global survey that measured healthcare system efficiency.

Prince Albert, Royal Philips empower SA communities

2015-07-30 19:06

Royal Philips and the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation have unveiled the first of two new Community Light Centres for South Africa.

Philips shows future of light at V&A Waterfront

2015-05-13 15:03

Royal Philips has kicked off its sixth consecutive Cape Town to Cairo environmental roadshow by lighting up iconic monuments at the V&A Waterfront.

Castle lights up in energy saving way

2014-09-05 13:17

As part of an innovation roadshow to address needs in Africa, Philips has lit up the Castle of Good Hope in Cape Town as well as other icons on the continent.

LED makers get smart to rise above price war

2014-04-03 17:55

Lighting companies like Philips and Osram are scrambling to develop more advanced technology as a price war for LED bulbs threatens to eat into profits and bring on a period of low growth.


SA healthcare one of lowest rated by patients - index

2016-07-12 21:00

South Africa’s healthcare system is one of the lowest-rated by its patients among the 13 countries surveyed in a new index.

Philips uses lights to beam coupons to shoppers

2015-05-22 07:55

Philips has struck its first deal to sell lights with built-in technology that can track shoppers as they move through a grocery store.

Electronics giant Philips to split in historic move

2014-09-23 14:31

Philips has said it would split the 120-year-old Dutch giant in two, separating its healthcare-lifestyle division from the historic lighting business.

EU fines Samsung, Philips over smartcard cartel

2014-09-03 12:12

The EU has fined Infineon, Philips and Samsung for forming a smartcard chip cartel in Europe, says the European Commission.

LEDs bring hope to Africa

2013-05-31 13:01

Light-emitting diode (LED) technology has the potential to light up the African continent if the political will can be found, a major producer has said.

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