African tourism in age of developing smart cities

October 19, 2017 7:45 am0 comments
ELIAS AAD Vice President, Government Solutions Lead, Mastercard Advisors

By ELIAS AAD  OVER the last eight years, travel and tourism has grown by 17,3 percent in the top ten fastest-growing global destinations. This rate speaks to the rapid growth of tourism and how the industry, and an increasing priority for countries seeking for new growth opportunities. In emerging markets […]

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Design Thinking to drive business impact, innovation

October 18, 2017 12:40 pm0 comments

By GILBERT SAGGIA EVERY business leader today faces immense pressures of power and responsibility. All it takes is a few wrong decisions, or a dollop too much complacency, for disaster to land. Today this pressure is more poignant than ever. Change is in the air, only now it is happening at breakneck […]

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Orange invests $33 million in Sierra Leone expansion

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Bruno Mettling, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Orange Group, Chairman and CEO of Orange (Middle East and Africa)

From TETEH KAMARA in Freetown, Sierra Leone FREETOWN  – ORANGE has invested US$33 million in modernisation and expansion projects to enhance the reliability, coverage and network quality following its acquisition of Orange Sierra Leone. The majority of investments have already been realised with 30 new radio sites on air and over half of […]

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