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[South Africa] Blue Label Telecoms Limited set to acquire Hyve Mobile

05-21-2019 | 07:01:08
The The South Africa Competition Commission has approved, without conditions, the proposed merger whereby BLT intends to acquire Hyve Mobile.

Soweto becomes first South African township to get fibre to the home

05-21-2019 | 06:51:56
Telkom has rolled out fibre in Diepkloof and Orlando, passing Orlando West Secondary School, making Soweto the first South African township to receive fibre to the home.

Telecom Egypt doubles profit to LE1.6B in Q1 2019

05-20-2019 | 13:34:24
Telecom Egypt has announced its consolidated profits during the first quarter of 2019 on a year-on-year basis, doubling its net profit to LE 1.6 billion, with a margin of 27 percent.

Orange selects ENGIE for operation and maintenance of one of the largest data centers in West Africa

05-20-2019 | 13:23:56
ENGIE has been selected for the operation and maintenance of the Orange Services Group's data center in Abidjan, for a five-year contract that will start early June 2019.

Telecoming closes agreement with Maliyo to distribute its offer in the African mobile market

05-20-2019 | 08:50:00
Telecoming, the European technology company specialized in digital services monetization has closed an agreement with African company Maliyo Games, the pioneer mobile gaming company in Nigeria, to distribute its offer in the region.

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa selects Demand Driven Technologies to improve supply chain planning and execution

05-17-2019 | 11:21:29
Demand Driven Technologies has signed an enterprise software agreement with Coca-Cola Beverages Africa to deploy Replenishment+® supply chain technology to 26 manufacturing facilities.

Safaricom and UNICEF launch internet of things to promote healthier living in Kenya

05-17-2019 | 09:08:00
UNICEF and Safaricom have launched the Internet of Good Things in Kenya – a set of information and resources which promotes living better and healthier.

Agri SA and Aerobotics partner to offer free service for South African farmers

05-17-2019 | 09:03:00
Agri SA and Aerobotics have announced a partnership to provide South African farmers with access to free satellite farming data and the latest Aeroview In-Field Scouting Application.

Africa50 launches Innovation Challenge to help increase access to internet in Africa

05-17-2019 | 06:23:00
Africa50, the pan-African infrastructure investment platform, has launched the first edition of its Innovation Challenge at the 2019 Transform Africa Summit holding in Kigali.

Competition Commission South Africa blocks Naspers acquisition of WeBuyCars

05-17-2019 | 06:20:00
The Competition Commission South Africa has recommended to Competition Tribunal that the proposed acquisition of WeBuyCars Ltd by MIH eCommerce Holdings Ltd, an entity of the Naspers Group, be prohibited.

Liquid Telecom launches Azure Stack, Microsoft's cloud service in East Africa

05-16-2019 | 16:03:23
Liquid Telecom Kenya has launched a Microsoft Cloud service in East Africa that offers a step-change in cybersecurity for the region’s most sensitive databases.

[South Africa] Cool Ideas and Angola Cables sign agreement with Angola Cables to advance content partnerships in the US and Latin American markets

05-16-2019 | 15:53:00
South African based ISP, Cool Ideas has signed an agreement with Angola Cables to take up colocation services in their advanced and newly inaugurated data centre in Fortaleza, Brazil.

Vodacom partners with BlackFog to provide cybersecurity solutions to its customers

05-16-2019 | 09:00:00
Vodacom Business has entered into a new partnership with BlackFog to provide cybersecurity and privacy solutions to it’s more than 43 million customers.

Blockchain Association of Africa partners With Afriplains Digital Tanzania and Blockchain Worx Singapore to grow reach

05-16-2019 | 07:27:00
Blockchain Association of Africa has partnered with Afriplains Digital, Tanzania & Blockchain Worx, Singapore (BCW) to leverage synergies.

[South Africa] Naspers agrees the sale of Buscapé to Zoom

05-16-2019 | 06:53:00
Naspers, a South African broad-based multinational, has agreed the sale of Buscapé, one of the leading online comparison shopping sites in Brazil, to Zoom.