The future of postal services: Digital transformation driving new business models 

March 5, 2018 11:25 am4 comments
Gilbert Saggia SAP Managing Director for East Africa

By GILBERT SAGGIA FROM the time the first state-run courier was established by Roman Emperor Augustus in the first century AD, global postal services have slowly evolved: the first postage stamps, for example, were only issued in 1840. For nearly 2000 years, the main business of postal services was to deliver […]

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More mind-blowing tech developments in 2018

February 23, 2018 11:48 am0 comments
Aneshan Ramaloo -Photo :Jeremy Glyn 
For SAS in June 2017

By ANESHAN RAMALOO IT used to take months to be able to say whether a particular treatment for cancer was working – wasting precious time which might otherwise have been used to save a patient’s life. Now using analytics, we can predict that treatment’s effectiveness within days. When addressing the […]

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Disrupt or be disrupted: it’s do-or-die for African telcos in 2018

February 14, 2018 10:33 am1 comment
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by MARIAM ABDULLAHI JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -14th February 2018,/ African Press Association (APA) – NO industry will remain undisrupted in 2018 and the years to come. But for African telco providers, who have feasted on near-uninterrupted subscriber and revenue growth over the past two decades, the need to adapt is […]

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