Brexit slows down IT spending in EMEA

November 12, 2018 6:25 am5 comments
Global Information Technology (IT) spending

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – SPENDING on information technology (IT) in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) regions is projected to total $973 billion in 2019. This represents an increase of 2 percent from the estimated spending of $954 billion (R13.68 trillion) in 2018. This is according to projections by Gartner, […]

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MTN backs Rwanda’s mobile money agenda

November 9, 2018 1:54 pm3 comments
MoMo Mobile

from PHYLLIS BIRORI in Kigali, Rwanda KIGALI – MOBILE network operator, MTN, has pledged its support to Rwanda’s national agenda to promote a cashless economy. This follows the launch of the third edition of its annual Mobile Money  Month. The campaign is based on the theme, “Let’s Go Cashless.” MTN Mobile Money currently contributes 17 […]

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Winners feature highly in AfricaCom award nominations

November 2, 2018 8:37 am0 comments
Econet Wireless

by  AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – SOME perennial favourites are shortlisted for the annual AfricaCom Awards set for Cape Town later this month. Among the multiple nominees are Econet, Huawei, MTN and Orange. Supported by Founding Awards Sponsor, PCCW Global, the awards will be held on November 14 in the coastal South African […]

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