WorldRemit secures funding to spur global growth

February 18, 2015 9:44 am1 comment
WorldRemit founder and Chief Executive Officer, Ismail Ahmed

JOHANNESBURG – WORLDREMIT, the online money transfer service, announced it has raised $100 million from a round of funding led by Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV), with participation from existing investor Accel Partners. This investment will allow WorldRemit to extend its existing reach of 50 send countries and 117 receive countries, […]

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SA races against ITU switchover deadline

February 16, 2015 7:22 am1 comment
SA minister of communications Yunis Carrim

JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa’s ruling tripartite alliance and civil society organsations have called for the speeding up of processes to enable the switching-over from analogue to digital broadcasting before the deadline the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) set approaches. As the ITU’s June deadline approaches, secretary generals of the African National […]

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Pan-African news agency outlines SA expansion plans

February 6, 2015 3:03 pm1 comment
CAJ News Africa CEO, Savious-Parker Kwinika, photo, CAJ News

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – LEADING pan-African news agency, Centre for African Journalists (CAJ) News, announced plans to expand its presence in South Africa. CAJ News Africa Chief Executive Officer, Savious-Parker Kwinika, who said the company would make the most out of the closure of a prominent news agency, as announced […]

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