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Online child sexual harm reaches ‘unprecedented’ levels

WeProtect Global Alliance’s threat assessment finds child sexual exploitation and abuse online is increasing at an alarming rate.
7 hours ago

African tech start-ups must put social impact before profit

Investors increasingly search for start-ups that score high on environmental and social ethics, as conscious capitalism gains momentum in Africa’s tech industry.

Botswana’s tech innovators get Orange backing

CEO reaffirms telco’s commitment during an announcement of winners of the Orange Social Venture Prize.
10 hours ago

US$500k earmarked to bolster financial services delivery in Nigeria

African Development Bank Group and MTN pen grant agreement to study women’s access to financial services.

MFS Africa announces expansion into Nigeria

Agreement to acquire leading super-agent network Baxi

Bahrain, Egypt and Qatar lead in DCB ratings

Based on market research from DCB Index rating system developed by Evina and Telecoming.

Liquid launches Asia-US global internet transit route via Africa

The company establishes a global internet transit route between Asia and the US through Africa, avoiding high-risk bottlenecks in the Middle East and Europe.
Editor's choice

Why Africa is leading the mobile money revolution

With less red tape and more convenience, speed, and safety, it’s easy to see why the continent is transacting via mobile like never before says Mark Dankworth, President International at Ukheshe Technologies.

13 Oct

Digital opportunities and key role-players

Cloud-related technologies will account for 27% of digital transformation IT spending this year, growing to 37% in 2026 says Richard Chambers, Area Vice President, Africa & MED, Salesforce.

8 hours ago

The future of work

With new technology such as AI support and smart cameras, the workplace of the future can be anywhere says Marilyn Moodley, Country Leader for South Africa and West, East, Central Africa at SoftwareONE.

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Intelsat Announces Planned Retirement of Stephen Spengler as Chief Executive Officer
Chief Executive Officer Stephen Spengler has decided to retire as CEO upon the Company’s emergence from its financial restructuring process and the naming of a successor.
NetApp Expands Hybrid Cloud Solutions Portfolio to Unlock Best of Cloud
New Hybrid Cloud Updates Fuel Digital Transformation, Enabling Organizations to Optimize Operations for Cost, Scalability, Agility and Speed
NetApp Simplifies and Speeds Digital Transformation for Customers Through Deep, Industry-Leading Public Cloud Relationships
NetApp ONTAP is the only storage and data management software now available natively in the top three public clouds, enabling organizations to build a hybrid multicloud data fabric
Dubai Sports Council (DSC) Signs an Exclusive Technology Partnership Agreement with Tecnotree
Tecnotree Moments is a unique new technology platform that will enable the monetization of Over-The-Top (OTT) services for digital service providers, accelerating growth in their markets.
Leading South Korean Furniture Manufacturer Empowered to Focus on IT Modernization Goals After Switching to Rimini Street Support
ENEX selects Rimini Street to leverage Company’s high-quality support and local expertise; plans to redirect its annual maintenance cost savings toward updating its IT infrastructure
Silver Lake Acquires Grupo BC from L-GAM
Invests with Founding Shareholders and Management Team to Support Organic Growth and Accelerate M&A Roadmap for Iberia’s and Latin America’s Leading Mortgage Management, Legal and Digital Services Provider
Milliken & Company Acquires Encapsys, LLC
“Moving the needle on sustainability requires big thinking and powerful collaborations. We’re thrilled to welcome Encapsys to Milliken,” said Halsey Cook, president and CEO for Milliken & Company.
Digital Check Introduces New TellerScan TSX40 Check Scanner for International Markets
The new device includes several new features from the “enhanced” SmartSource Elite series models, such as an automatic cleaning mode and ID card capture.
Deel Raises $425M in Series D Funding to Continue Transforming the Future of Work
This new funding round was led by US-based Coatue, with partners Rahul Kishore and Lucas Swisher leading the deal.
NTT: CEOs Say People and the Planet Are Becoming More Important in Business
The research confirms that post-pandemic people and the planet rather than solely profit are becoming increasingly important for organizations of all sizes.
Nexign Completed Campaign Management Solution for Middle East Telecom Operator Zain Kuwait
Marketing Campaign Management System is a BI-integrated solution for diversified campaigns management during the customer lifecycle.