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"As a Cisco partner since 2007, Vodacom is delighted to have achieved Gold Certification status," says Chris Ross, Managing Executive Commercial, Vodacom. "Along…Continue
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The ranking, released today in Johannesburg, is a unique international HR policy and practice benchmarking project conducted by the CRF Institute South Africa and is the culmination of months of rigorous research with findings independently audited by Grant Thornton South Africa. Organisations are rated in the following areas: organisation strategy; the HR function; communication; diversity…Continue
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Emerging Market Broadband Provider Augere Expands African Operation With Launch of Rwandan Broadband Network and Acquisition of Tanzanian Spectrum License
Augere, the experts in delivering fast, reliable broadband to emerging markets, is…Continue
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The Washington-based technology company says it is heading to South Africa as it seeks to inject the uptake of technology in Africa.
According to the Chief Executive Officer of Afritech, Bernard Sanganza, the South Africa Summit will be held in Johannesburg. “The conference held in June provided a fertile ground for Afri-Tech to further deepen such conferences in the continent. It…Continue
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EZCOM INTERNATIONAL, the country's leading distributor of computer hardware and peripherals through a large network of value added resellers, dealers and retailers, over the weekend donated assorted ICT hardware including laptops and printers, worth 5700 Ghana cedi to the Ghana Army.
At a ceremony held at the Southern Command office of the army headquarters in Accra, officials of EZCOM were warmly received by the army officers in an atmosphere of joy and excitement as both parties…
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UltiSales Retail Software has announced that it has landed “a number” of deals in the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) industry in Mauritius, and is in “advanced discussions” with a number of supermarket chains.
This was confirmed by Stephen Mallaby, UltiSales MD, who said a growing number of companies are looking to do business in the fast-growing Mauritian…Continue
Added by Linda Larbie on August 16, 2011 at 5:39pm — No Comments
Vodacom is deregistering approximately one million inactive SIM cards as part of a series of steps to help improve the effectiveness of the RICA Act.
On 1 July 2011, the requirement for the de-activation of all unregistered SIM cards as per the Regulation of Interception of Communications and Provision of Communication-Related Information Act, 2002 (‘RICA') became effective.
Following the cut-off date, at a joint press briefing between the Department of Justice &…Continue
Added by Linda Larbie on August 15, 2011 at 6:22pm — No Comments
The music business has been and is undergoing crazy changes that is shaking up all the major and small players in the industry. The problem is not the evolution of a different way of manipulating and consuming media but the failure of the player to foresee and yield to these changes.
In studying entrepreneurship last semester, I came across the concept of…
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We are receiving many requests an inquiries on our UNESCO Power of Peace Network campaign "I am African. this is my story..." Some of the inquiries are from Arab states. Therefore here is information for your staff.
The fisrt trip to Africa was very successful and…Continue
Added by Richard Close on August 12, 2011 at 3:40pm — No Comments
Increasing competition, economic pressure and a price-sensitive market is forcing consolidation and resulting in some corporate casualties. Service providers should leverage off their strengths and do all they can to expand where possible and drive home the benefits of critical mass, skill and distributed presence.
This is the view of management at the Integr8 Group, South Africa’s largest privately owned managed service provider.
The company has multiple…Continue
Added by Linda Larbie on August 11, 2011 at 6:05pm — No Comments
“Etisalat Misr” and “Etisalat Nigeria” have joined hands with Facebook to offer their customers a new experience of communications using Facebook mobile application on a Java-based feature phones. This experience will enable “Etisalat Group” customers to “Save More” on mobile internet package, downloads without incurring any data charges.
The Facebook for Every Phone application provides a unique yet faster Facebook experience for feature phones than those of similar applications and…Continue
Added by Linda Larbie on August 11, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments
MTN is challenging the developer community from around the world to come forward with innovative apps which are inspired by the realities of Africa and the Middle East.
By launching the apps competition, MTN is opening its innovative scope to the wider developer community in a bid to speed up the adoption of data-enabled technologies - especially those that feature digital content developed with the African and Middle Eastern user in mind.
Added by Linda Larbie on August 3, 2011 at 8:28pm — No Comments
1time Airline has become the first airline in Africa to allow its customers to purchase flight tickets online paying with a debit card, following the launch of MTN Mobile Money’s payD.
According to the airline, payD, which utilises the new Authenticated Mobile Transaction (AMT) payment method, is the most efficient secure way to pay and be paid online, and offers a viable alternative to existing online credit card payment systems that are used. It thus offers 1time customers a safe,…Continue
Added by Linda Larbie on August 1, 2011 at 6:32pm — No Comments
Edexcel, a Pearson company – the United Kingdom’s
largest awarding body offering academic and vocational qualifications, and Indian Institute
of Hardware and Technology (IIHT), Asia’s leading technology training organisation in IMS,
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We at IIHT would like to introduce ourselves as India’s largest IT education organization offering high quality industry specific cost effective professional computer training at individual and corporate levels. We are based out of Bangalore, the IT capital of India. IIHT has a strong presence in the Indian market with over 300 plus centers and we are…
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