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The Staff, 2/14/2018
Standard Bank might be the next company to launch a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) business in South Africa, according to a report from Tech Central.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 2/12/2018
Nigerian mobile operator, which is waiting for a new owner to be approved by the country's authorities, is losing customers and market share despite overall market growth, according to the latest statistics from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).
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The Staff, 2/9/2018
MTN is once again considering an IPO of its business in Nigeria, according to a Reuters report.
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Connecting Africa, 1/24/2018
The MTN Group is aiming to treble its Mobile Money user base from the current 21 million to about 60 million during the next three to four years, CEO Rob Shuter told attendees at Deloitte's recent Africa in 2018 Outlook event, reports ITWeb.
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The Staff, 1/23/2018
Venture capital firm Partech Ventures has launched Partech Africa, a fund dedicated to raising capital for investment in African tech startups, and opened a new office in Dakar, Senegal.
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PRESS RELEASE, 1/22/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- The cost of sending money across networks is set to come down following announcement of a pioneering agreement between the Mobile Network Operators to send money to each other whether using Mpesa, Airtel Money or Telkom money on their handsets.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 1/19/2018
Bharti Airtel had a tough time in its home market of India in the final three months of 2017 but its African operations proved a bright spot for the operator, it revealed in its fiscal third quarter results.
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Connecting Africa, 1/19/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- Bango has partnered with MTN Ghana to launch operator payments in Google Play. MTN Ghana subscribers can now pay for the wealth of content and services from Google Play with one-click, charging the cost to their MTN Mobile Money account, an online wallet that customers in Ghana use to send and receive money, pay bills, school fees, ...
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The Staff, 1/12/2018
Chinese technology giant Huawei is building a substantial 18-building campus in Johannesburg to house its various operations and is investing US$100 million to ensure it has all the facilities it needs for its various divisions, projects, partners and customers.
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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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