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VEON sells Omnium Telecom stake to FNI in Algeria

Netherlands-based connectivity and internet services provider VEON, has announced that it has exercised its put option to sell the entirety of its...

Morocco’s inwi taps Enreach to advance digital transformation

Moroccan telecommunications operator inwi, has entered a strategic partnership with Enreach group to launch a state-of-the-art unified communications solution for businesses in...

Telecom Egypt, Vodafone Group sign a modified partnership agreement

Telecom Egypt and Vodafone Group have signed a revised shareholders’ agreement as the two telecommunications firms look to bolster their collaboration.

Egypt consumers embrace emerging digital payments methods

Research conducted by Mastercard has shown that 94% of consumers in Egypt consider using at least one option among the emerging digital...

Health tech start-ups geared to meet surging demand in Egypt

The healthcare industry in Egypt is poised for major disruption as the country is experiencing a wave of emerging health tech startups.

Egypt seals deal to manufacture Samsung tablets

Egypt has signed an agreement with Samsung for the establishment of a tablet manufacturing factory in Egypt with an investment of about...

Libya’s telecoms sector seeks cooperation with U.S tech firms

The Libyan state telecommunications sector is seeking to join forces with U.S technology companies in order to boost foreign direct investment in...

Telecom Egypt signs deal to support social protection programs

Telecom Egypt and the Ministry of Social Solidarity have signed an agreement to provide telecommunications services to the Ministry and the beneficiaries...

Egypt sees spike in online shopping since start of pandemic

Nearly three out of four (72%) of consumers in Egypt are shopping more online since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Telecom Egypt constructing country’s largest data centre

Telecom Egypt, has announced that it is building the country's largest international data centre facility. According to a statement...

Telecom Egypt applies for additional spectrum

Telecom Egypt has announced that it has submitted a financial and technical offer to the National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) to apply...

Egypt smartphone market absorbs COVID-19 pressure

Egypt's smartphone market grew 2.2% quarter on quarter (QoQ) in Q2 2020 to total 2.88 million units, according to the latest research...

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Online University of the People increases its focus on South Africa

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Mobile money has seen massive uptake in Africa over the last decade, however, South Africa has lagged due to the country’s stringent...

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Cellulant, Link Commerce pen deal to enable seamless purchases from global retailers

Pan-African payments company, Cellulant has partnered with Link Commerce, a turn-key B2B eCommerce platform, to enable consumers in Africa to purchase goods...

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