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PRESS RELEASE, 12/4/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -- News Highlights:
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PRESS RELEASE, 11/15/2018
CAPE TOWN -- The AfricaCom Awards 2018, supported by Founding Awards Sponsor PCCW Global, was a colourful and festive Mardi Gras-themed event last night. Held in Cape Town during AfricaCom (13 - 15 November 2018), guests celebrated and acknowledged those trailblazers who are leading digital inclusion, connectivity and digital development on the African ...
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PRESS RELEASE, 11/15/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- Cape Town -- HUAWEI CLOUD, the cloud-computing services of Huawei, announced it had unveiled a new region in South Africa at AfricaCom 2018 on November 14, making the company the world's first cloud service provider that operates a local data center to provide cloud services in Africa.
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PRESS RELEASE, 11/13/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- CAPE TOWN -- At AfricaCom, Orange presents its latest innovations to democratise access to smartphones, encourage e-education and support the startup ecosystem.
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PRESS RELEASE, 11/13/2018
CAPE TOWN -- Today, at the annual AfricaCom conference in Cape Town, the CEO of MTN Group, CEO of KaiOS Technologies Inc., Executive Vice President of China Mobile Communications Group Co., Ltd., and Executive Vice President of UNISOC announced a partnership to launch the world's first 3G smart feature phone in Africa, powered by KaiOS.
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PRESS RELEASE, 10/30/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- PORT LOUIS, Mauritius -- MFS Africa, a leading Pan-African fintech company, today announced the second close of its Series B funding round led by LUN Partners Group, a Shanghai-based global investment management group. Existing shareholder Goodwell Investments - an Amsterdam-based investment firm focused on inclusive growth, fintech and ...
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Gabriella Jeakins, Digital Content Marketer, KNect365, 10/30/2018
The Digital Economy has been tipped as a key area for growth on the African continent. In April this year, the World Bank Group launched the Digital Economy for Africa (DE4A) initiative, bringing together government ministers, tech and telecoms industry heavyweights and the major players in finance to collaborate on laying down the foundations for this ...
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PRESS RELEASE, 10/26/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I) ("Intelsat"), operator of the world's first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite communications, and Africa Mobile Networks (AMN) announced today that Intelsat has made a strategic investment in AMN. The purpose of the investment is to accelerate the deployment of mobile connectivity to unserved ...
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 10/25/2018
Six investors have agreed to invest a total of US$1.25 billion in Airtel Africa ahead of the regional operation's upcoming IPO.
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António Nunes, CEO, Angola Cables, 12/6/2018
At the end of 2017, it was estimated that there were more than four and a half billion internet users in Africa, representing just 10.9 percent of global internet population*. This may appear to be only a fraction of the estimated 1.2 billion people living on the continent but Africa is one of the fastest-growing users of international internet ...
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