Zimbabwe: government’s new plan to tax e-commerce

Authorities contract British Virgin Islands company to collect taxes from operators, content platforms and digital advertisers.
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Seacom eyes fresh opportunity in Kenya

Kenya’s ICT and telecommunications sector remains vibrant with various players providing the entire spectrum of ICT services, the company stated.
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Vandalism piles on pressure for Zimbabwe’s telcos

Econet issues trading update and outlines challenges facing the industry.
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Nigeria needs to urgently invest in cyber security skills - Check Point

Check Point unpacks latest Threat Intelligence Report for the West African country.
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World Mobile rolls out internet initiative to boost Zanzibar’s e-govt

The development is part of ambition to provide connectivity to all of the country’s population by the end of 2023.
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Oracle predicts success with fast, aggressive Africa datacentre strategy

Company’s MD for MEA region describes it as one of the fastest expansions of any major cloud provider.
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2022 demands accelerated digital transformation, flexibility, agility

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MPEG LA Offers One-Stop License for ATSC 3.0
License for ATSC 3.0 standard includes essential patents from 13 worldwide organizations
McAfee Continues to Provide Leading Online Protection to Consumers
With the digital world evolving so rapidly, McAfee stands with consumers to deliver leading online protection solutions
Mavenir Brings Dynamic Network Slicing Innovation Through TM Forum Catalyst Ecosoft eHealth Program
The “Ecosoft eHealth” Catalyst project which was demonstrated in collaboration with Orange, TIM, NTT, and other vendors, was focused on adopting dynamic network slicing and advanced service assurance capabilities in the field of medicine and healthcare.
MPOWER Financing and Flutterwave Partner to Promote Student Loans for International Students from Africa
MPOWER works with more than 350 top universities across the U.S. and Canada to provide no-cosigner financing to students from 200+ countries, including many across Africa.
Economic Initiative ‘SEOUL SPOONING 2022’ Announced for MIR4
Seoul Spooning 2022 developed to establish new economic initiative for the MMORPG masterpiece, ‘MIR4’.
Mavenir Study Reveals Moving to Converged 5G Packet Core Can Reduce TCO by up to 36%
CAPEX and OPEX savings for Mobile Network Operators taking an early adopter approach.
Protegrity Partners With Google Cloud to Support BigQuery Remote Functions
Enabling Organizations to Perform Secure Analysis on Large Data Sets Across Google Cloud’s Services and Deliver Strategic Business Value
Eyekandy Launches Brand ‘MetaStores’ for the Metaverse
Eyekandy, one of the world's leading Augmented Reality (AR) Providers for Commerce, today announced its MetaStore service for retailers and brands.
KnowBe4 Finds U.S. Phishing Emails Focus on Password Alerts and Policy Changes While EMEA Focuses on Everyday Tasks
KnowBe4 releases Q4 2021 global phishing report
Personetics Secures Over $160 Million in 2021 and Accelerates the Global Expansion of its AI-Driven Personalization and Engagement Solutions for Financial Institutions With $85 Million Investment From Thoma Bravo
Personetics secured a total funding of over $160 million in 2021.
QED Investors Hires Chidinma Iwueke to Support, Domestic, African Investments
Iwueke brings eclectic background from engineering, health and finance to QED
QED Investors Hires Gbenga Ajayi to Build Africa Presence
Ajayi bring rich operational expertise, diverse region-specific knowledge to QED
Hillstone Networks Sets New Standard in Intelligent, Reliable and Automated Security Solutions With StoneOS 5.5R9
Nearly 300 new features and enhancements enable customers to adapt to the fast-changing threat landscape as well as the infrastructure’s constant evolution
Toshiba Launches Next-Generation, Smart Solutions on ELERA Platform to Accelerate Retailer Digital Transformation
Major expansion of ELERA platform and solutions ushers in a new era of retail technology – agile, interconnected, and infinitely adaptable
Megaport Announces Partnership with TD SYNNEX as Leading Network as a Service (NaaS) Vendor Partner
Megaport’s partnership with the global IT distributor and solutions aggregator enables enterprises to accelerate their digital and network transformation
Megaport Announces Expansion to Mexico, Bringing Network as a Service (NaaS) and Direct Access to Leading Cloud Services to KIO Networks
Megaport’s NaaS platform enables fast, easy, and secure cloud connectivity to Mexico-based and global multinational enterprises
LightCON Opens Global Pre-Registration for the New Game, Rise of Stars (ROS)
ROS is the first 4x blockchain game to be released on the WEMIX platform.
Mary Kay Continues Its Commitment to Skin Science
Mary Kay Presents Research At Two Prestigious Conferences: At The 19th Aesthetic & Anti-Aging Medicine World Congress (AMWC) And At The European Society For Dermatological Research (ESDR)
BAI Communications Partners With Mavenir to Deliver Sunderland’s Smart City Project
Powering a 5G network with Mavenir’s Open RAN and Packet Core