News & Views
Content posted in October 2016
Finance and Commerce on the 'Mobile Continent'
Connecting Africa News 10/25/2016 Post a comment
In Africa, mobile money has largely played the role usually filled by Western traditional banking institutions and, as a result, sub-Saharan Africa now transfers more money domestically via mobile money than any other region in the world.
Mission Afrique - SES Industry Days
Connecting Africa News 10/19/2016 Post a comment
At AfricaCom, world-leading satellite operator and AfricaCom 2016 gold sponsor, SES, will be holding its hugely popular, one-of-a-kind Africa Industry Day on Monday November 14.
Huawei and the Department of Communications and Digital Technologies have announced plans to train 6,000 South African youth in 5G and fourth industrial revolution technologies.
Ericsson has appointed Fadi Pharaon as its new senior VP and head of market area Middle East and Africa.
A digital literacy program from the Vodacom Foundation, UN Women and South African Women in Farming is empowering female farmers through the use of mobile technology.
South African operator MTN is leading in terms of 4G availability in the country, according to a new report from Opensignal.
South Africa's University of Pretoria has moved its e-Learning platform into the cloud and has seen a big bump in usage, with mobile playing an important part.
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