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Egyptair enters codeshare agreement with United Airlines

09-19-2019 | 06:30:00
EgyptAir has entered a codeshare agreement with United Airlines.

Ghana Cocoa Board signs agreement with China company to establish processing factory

09-19-2019 | 06:17:00
The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) has signed an agreement with the China General Technology Group for the establishment of a cocoa processing factory in Ghana.

[South Africa] rain commissions Africa’s first 5G network

09-19-2019 | 06:15:00
South African network operator rain is making 5G network available to its existing customers in certain parts of Johannesburg and Tshwane.

Angola Cables and TM Global successfully establish proof of concept a new cable route

09-19-2019 | 05:51:14
TM GLOBAL and Angola Cables have been exploring another alternative via a new express route connecting the southern hemisphere subsea cables from Asia directly to South America

Smit Lamnalco wins 10 year contract with Coral South FLNG offshore Mozambique

09-19-2019 | 05:46:02
Smit Lamnalco has secured a 10-year fixed term contract with Coral FLNG to provide integrated marine services to the first Mozambique and worldwide deepwater Floating Liquefied Natural Gas facility, the Coral Sul FLNG.

Europa Oil & Gas wins large exploration licence offshore Morocco

09-19-2019 | 05:33:00
Europa Oil & Gas, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a new Exploration Permit covering an area of 11,228 sqkm in the Agadir Basin, offshore Morocco.

[Kenya] Treasury Principal Secretary calls for automation of revenue collections

09-19-2019 | 05:32:00
Kenya's National Treasury Principal Secretary Dr. Julius Muia has expressed a need for a digital based software to track Duty and Value Addition Tax (VAT) in a bid to check revenue losses

ASUS partners with Jumia Kenya to strengthen its online presence

09-19-2019 | 05:20:23
ASUS has partnered with Jumia as the official distributor of all ASUS products under Jumia Mall in a bid to boost its market share.

OPPO appoints Ethan Xue as new President for Africa and Middle East

09-18-2019 | 14:29:36
Global smartphone brand OPPO, has announced the appointment of Ethan Xue as its new President in the Middle East and Africa (MEA).

Oracle to expand cloud infrastructure globally

09-18-2019 | 14:26:00
Technology company Oracle has announced plans to expand quickly its cloud infrastructure around the world for hosting customer applications.

Airtel Zambia launches 077 network code

09-18-2019 | 09:02:00
Airtel Networks Zambia Plc has launched the 077 network code to add to its existing 097 numbering.

Phase3 Telecom invests in network upgrade to boost connectivity in Nigeria

09-18-2019 | 08:59:11
Phase3 Telecom has that it has commenced a strategic network technology upgrade to enhance communications for seamless regional and multi-location connectivity in Nigeria.

[South Africa ] Cloud ERP solutions provider One Channel launches new ERP

09-18-2019 | 08:58:00
One Channel, Africa's leading cloud ERP solutions provider and Acumatica partner, has announced the Acumatica 2019 R2 release with more than 100 improvements, enhancements and new features.

Andersen Global expands into Rwanda

09-18-2019 | 07:02:46
Andersen Global has announced a collaboration agreement with MRB Attorneys in Rwanda. The addition of the Kigali-based firm marks the 16th country with a presence in Africa for Andersen Global.

MultiChoice Uganda partners with PEP Stores to grow reach

09-18-2019 | 06:58:00
MultiChoice Uganda has announced a new partnership with PEP Stores, a multinational retail company to bring DStv and GOtv products and services closer to subscribers in Kampala.

[South Africa] ISPA launches fellowship to boost ICT skills base

09-18-2019 | 06:55:52
South Africa’s Internet Service Providers’ Association (ISPA) has initiated a Fellowship Programme designed to boost the country’s ICT skills base.

Mixed-use is the key to funding African hotel development, JLL report

09-18-2019 | 06:49:00
A new report from JLL has revealed that people seeking to finance new hotel projects in Africa will be much more successful if their hotel is part of a mixed-use development.

[Namibia] Paratus claims the WACS undersea cable economic effect could have been much worse

09-18-2019 | 04:40:08
Paratus Group CEO Barney Harmse was recently interviewed about the latest outages in Namibia as a result of maintenance on the WACS undersea cable in Swakopmund

[Kenya] LG Electronics opens its first premium electronic shop in Mombasa

09-18-2019 | 04:24:00
LG Electronics has opened its first premium brand shop in Mombasa County to push its top-tier products. The new shop is located on the ground floor of Palm Breeze Building on Links road.

[Nigeria] Andela restructures, lays off over 400 developers

09-18-2019 | 04:11:00
Andela, the Africa-focused software developer training and outsourcing company is laying off more than 400 developers from its hubs in Nigeria, Kenya and Uganda.