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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 3/14/2018
Rain, the 4G services specialist that is planning on shaking up South Africa's mobile data services sector, is edging closer to its full launch and will be seeking to differentiate itself from the country's existing mobile broadband players by making things simple for its customers.
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The Staff, 3/13/2018
Two consortia each comprising five companies are being evaluated by the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) for new 4G licenses, according to local media reports.
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PRESS RELEASE, 3/12/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- LOS ALTOS, Calif. -- Cloud native communications software leader Metaswitch today announced that leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet Global, has selected Metaswitch solutions, including its Clearwater vIMS Core, Perimeta vSBC, Service Assurance Server (SAS) and Multiservice Telephony Application ...
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Connecting Africa, 3/12/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- CAPE TOWN -- Pan-African telecom company, SEACOM, has deployed 100Gbps Ethernet technology in its IP/MPLS data centre core PoPs (Points of Presence) in Teraco Johannesburg and Teraco Cape Town, as part of its ongoing investment in capacity for future expansion. This is one of the first deployments of this technology in sub-Saharan Africa.
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The Staff, 3/9/2018
Orange has appointed Alioune Ndiaye, former head of the operator's Sonatel (Orange Senegal) subsidiary, as the new Chief Executive Officer of its Middle East and Africa business.
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PRESS RELEASE -- CAPE TOWN, South Africa -- IOX Cable and Angola Cables have today announced the signing of a joint provisioning agreement aimed at developing and enhancing their respective network capabilities and services across the Americas, Africa, Europe and India. By partnering with Angola Cables, IOX is consolidating its position by extending its ...
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 3/8/2018
MTN is expecting upper single-digit revenues growth (at constant currencies) during the next few years, driven by healthy growth in its two main markets, the operator reported this week as it unveiled its full year 2017 financials.
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PRESS RELEASE -- NAIROBI, Kenya -- As women, we're no strangers to the stereotypes that surround our often more detailed approach to getting tasks done. Too pedantic. Too fussy. We've heard them all.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 3/7/2018
Orange is upgrading its radio access network in seven African countries with 4G LTE technology from Nokia, the two companies announced Wednesday.
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I hope the fall of the stock exchanges do not put to bad this beautiful company

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Monopolies are so dangerous, a good decision, more complicated but is needed the courage

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76 % of loss, it is just enormous

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