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- As of October 2004, members of SA's leading rewards programme will be rewarded for spending online. In March this year, eBucks joined forces with kalahari.net by providing members with the ability to spend their eBucks with the e-retailer. Following the positive response received by members, the partnership is to be extended and members will now also be rewarded with eBucks for rand purchases.

* South Africa's Department of Communications has released the market study that was cited by communications minister Ivy Matsepe-Casaburri as the basis for her surprise September telecommunications liberalisation announcement. Compiled by US communications research firm The Yankee Group, the 180-page report is dated 11 December 2003 and can be found at the www.doc.gov.za Web site.