Telecoms

Tunisie Telecom and Vodafone join hands

Tunisia Telecom (TT) and Vodafone, the British telecom giant, concluded this Tuesday, July 10 in Tunis, a partnership agreement. The agreement enables Vodafone to provide...

Orange Côte d’Ivoire launches a Visa card

The Orange Côte d'Ivoire telephone operator proceeded on Tuesday 10 July with the launch of an Orange Money withdrawal and payment card. It is a...

Burkina Faso: WARA raises ONATEL rating from BBB- to BBB

WARA has upgraded ONATEL's regional currency long-term rating to 'BBB'. This rating is one notch below the sovereign ceiling of Burkina Faso, which is...

Gabon Telecom launches technology security solution against hackers

On the occasion of a seminar on cyber security around the theme "Understanding and anticipating DDoS attacks". The leader in cybersecurity solutions, the telephone...

Uganda: social media taxed from July

Uganda will apply from 1 July 2018, a mandatory tax on all courier services, social networks and services of "mobile money", according to the...

Telecom Egypt gets $ 200 million from a pool of financial institutions in China

Telecom Egypt, Egypt's state-owned telecoms company, announced Wednesday (May 30th) that it has received a $ 200 million loan from a pool of Bank...

Crystal Telecom (Rwanda): the blues of small carriers

By Jacques Leroueil, Kigali THE STOCK ADVENTURE OF CRYSTAL TELECOM HAD BEGAN BEAUTIFULLY BEGIN. WHEN CRYSTAL VENTURES, THE FINANCIAL ARM OF THE RWANDAN PATRIOTIC FRONT,...

Orange RDC wins the 4G license

Orange DRC has just won the 4G license on Thursday, May 10, 2018, and thus becomes the first operator to offer this technology in...

Salisou Hassan Latifa of Niger crowned Miss Geek Africa 2018

The contest for the most beautiful and brightest girls in ICT was won yesterday in Kigali by Miss Salissou Hassan Latifa, 23, Niger crowned...

Togo: towards the extension of the duration and scope of GSM and 4G licenses

The Togolese government announced Tuesday (May 8th) the upcoming extension of the duration and scope of licenses granted to the two telephone operators operating...

Mauritania: A boycott campaign targets Mauritel, Maroc Telecom’s subsidiary

By Diary N'diaye Bâ A boycott campaign has been launched on social networks (Facebook, Wathsap ...) in recent days aimed at the largest Mauritanian telephone...

MainOne to deploy its submarine digital cable in Ivory Coast

Côte d'Ivoire will record the deployment of a fourth digital submarine cable to improve its national and international connectivity. The country has just awarded...

Yasser Shaker at the controls of Orange Egypt

At its meeting today, the Board of Directors appointed Yasser Shaker as CEO of Orange Egypt effective May 1, 2018. Yasser Shaker is a recognized...

Positive performance for Maroc Telecom in the first quarter

Maroc Telecom announces for the first quarter of 2018, an increase of 5.6% of adjusted net income group share which reached 1.582 million dirhams...