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EU invests €5 million to support Libya’s digital transformation efforts

The European Union (EU), is funding a new project called “E-NABLE”, that will see the introduction of digital economic governance tools...

Telecom Egypt and Etisalat Misr sign $900 million commercial deals

Operators Telecom Egypt and Etisalat Misr have announced the signing of six new commercial and strategic agreements worth a staggering EGP...

Telecom Egypt achieves 12% revenue growth in Q1 2022

Telecom Egypt has announced strong Q1 2022 results for the period ending 31 March 2022 with consolidated revenue growing 12% YoY...

Disruptive technology, connectivity top the agenda at North Africa Com 2022

North Africa Com 2022 will take place virtually on 19 - 20 July 2022, under the theme 'Uniting North Africa’s Digital...

Mastercard, HyperPay pen deal to expand digital payment ecosystem across MENA region

Global payments company Mastercard, has announced a strategic partnership Saudi Arabia-based ecommerce firm HyperPay, to drive the adoption of digital payment...

Oracle launches new research and development lab in Morocco

Oracle has announced the launch of a new branch of Oracle Labs, the company’s advanced research arm, at Casanearshore Park in Casablanca...

Autochek acquires Morocco’s KIFAL Auto

Autochek, the automotive technology firm making car ownership more accessible and affordable across Africa, has announced the acquisition of KIFAL Auto,...

Egypt’s mobile internet usage jumps 68%

The use of mobile and fixed internet services in Egypt increased by 68 and 39 percent respectively within a 24-hour-period in...

Telecel Group announces Mattel Mauritania buy out

Telecel Group has acquired 100% of the shares of mobile operator Mattel Mauritania (Mauritano-Tunisienne des Télécommunications). Mattel was...

Telecom Egypt announces Egypt’s first open access Internet Exchange

Telecom Egypt, and AMS-IX, one of the largest subsea cables operators in the region have announced the launch of EG-IX, the...

9th Orange digital centre in Africa launched in Morocco

Orange Maroc and the German Cooperation have inaugurated the first “Orange Digital Centre” (ODC) in Rabat Morocco, a digital ecosystem entirely...

Telecom Egypt sees 74% net profit in 2021

Egypt's primary telephone company Telecom Egypt, recorded strong operational performance which has driven the telco's net profits to an annual increase...

Finastra, DataGear join forces to help Egyptian banks optimize core processes

Financial technology firm Finastra has announced a partnership with DataGear, a service provider for banking and financial services in Egypt, to enable...

Telecom Egypt, Grid Telecom join forces to connect Egypt and Greece

Telecom Egypt and Greek firm Grid Telecom, have signed a strategic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to connect Greece and Egypt using...

Fintech firm Kashat partners Mastercard to drive financial inclusion in Egypt

Global payments technology company Mastercard, has signed a five-year agreement with Egyptian fintech Kashat that will digitize the onboarding, disbursement, and...

Vodacom Group gets shareholder green light to acquire Vodafone Egypt

Vodacom Group has announced that minority shareholders have overwhelmingly voted in favour of a proposed acquisition of a 55% stake in...

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Vertiv shuffles EMEA leadership team

Critical digital infrastructure and continuity solutions provider Vertiv, has announced changes to its Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) senior leadership...

Leveraging IoT with prefabricated edge datacentres

With many organisations moving from a centralised approach to data management towards a more distributed model, IoT-generated data is moving closer...

MTN SA Foundation launches inaugural MTN Women in Digital Business Challenge

The MTN SA Foundation has announced a R1 million commitment to enable innovation, entrepreneurship, and job creation for women in the...

MTN Nigeria partners mobility tech firm to reward good driving

MTN Nigeria, has partnered with ETAP, a mobility technology company that creates solutions and incentives to improve the automotive experience, to...

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