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Iain Morris, News Editor, 6/24/2019
Orange has met with authorities in Ethiopia about acquiring a stake in the country's telecom incumbent or bidding for a new license as the government tries to promote competition and encourage investment.
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Iain Morris, News Editor, 6/21/2019
Orange is confident it can maintain sales growth of 5% across its footprint of operations in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) even as its mainstream consumer voice business goes into decline.
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Paula Gilbert, Editor, Connecting Africa, 6/18/2019
South Africa's new merged communications and telecoms departments will be known as the Department of Communications and Digital Technologies (DCDT).
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Paula Gilbert, Editor, Connecting Africa, 6/11/2019
Huawei will not leave any of its South African telco customers "vulnerable in any way," the embattled Chinese vendor has told Connecting Africa. The commitment comes as the world's largest telecoms gear-maker, and the second-largest global smartphone seller, continues to push forward with its 5G plans in Africa despite ongoing business and political ...
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Paula Gilbert, Editor, Connecting Africa, 6/5/2019
What do you want to know about the key telecoms and ICT trends in Africa? If you found your way to this digital community you must have some interest in the topic and as the newly appointed editor of Connecting Africa it's my job to provide you with the news and insights that can help you keep up to date with one of the key industry verticals affecting ...
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Wei Shi, Intelligence Content Manager, Telecoms.com & Site Editor, Connecting Africa, 5/24/2019
Safaricom and Vodacom are to form a joint venture to buy M-Pesa from Vodafone in a $13 million deal.
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Wei Shi, Intelligence Content Manager, Telecoms.com & Site Editor, Connecting Africa, 5/23/2019
For expats living in Africa, Kenya is the place to be for the best digital life, according to a recent survey.
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PRESS RELEASE, 5/17/2019
PRESS RELEASE -- KIGALI, RWANDA -- Africa50, the pan-African infrastructure investment platform, launched the first edition of its Innovation Challenge at the 2019 Transform Africa Summit holding in Kigali from 14 to 17 May. Through this initiative, Africa50 will crowdsource innovative solutions to help increase access to high-speed internet in ...
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Wei Shi, Intelligence Content Manager, Telecoms.com & Site Editor, Connecting Africa, 5/10/2019
Africa Mobile Networks (AMN), which plans, builds and runs cellular networks in remote areas, is aiming to connect more people in rural Africa to the communications grid by rolling out more cellular base stations developed by Vanu.
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Steve McCaffery, President, International Sales & Managing Director IBO, Arris, 1/3/2019
South Africans have the world's highest expectations for connectivity.
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