Ghana analogue-digital migration suffers setback

January 20, 2015 1:14 pm1 comment
China Exim Bank

ACCRA – GHANA has cancelled the licence for a Chinese company tasked to ensure the migration from analogue to digital broadcasting following fears of missing the deadline. The government had earlier contracted Star Communications Network Technology to provide the installation of Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) Network ahead of International Telecommunications […]

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EMV cards debut to aid m-pesa in SA

12:45 pm15,276 comments
Vodacom mpesa

JOHANNESBURG – GEMALTO, the world leader in digital security, has announced the deployment of prepaid Europay, MasterCard and Visa (EMV) banking cards to complement Vodacom’s m-pesa mobile wallet service in South Africa. The card is certified by the major international payment schemes and accepted at any of the 240,000 EMV-compliant […]

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Telkom commits to growth of SA SME sector

January 16, 2015 9:39 am0 comments
Telkom

by MTHULISI SIBANDA PRETORIA – TELKOM said it would this year prioritise on the delivery of accessible and value-adding information and communications functionality specifically tailored to South Africans Small and Medium Enterprises (SME). According to the telecommunications company, the SME sector is widely recognised as a key contributor to South […]

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