Kenyans feel the pinch as global tech firms directed to impose VAT
Global tech companies adhere to Value Added Tax Digital Marketplace Supply Regulations 2020.
Digital tech boosts supply chain in the midst of COVID-19
CEO of Webb Fontaine details the impact.
Flutterwave and PayPal announce lucrative e-commerce pact
Move offers an opportunity to merchants to leverage cross border payments.
US$200bn opportunity within Africa’s eLogistics market
Long-term growth will rapidly accelerate as e-Logistics companies scale and pivot to support e-commerce growth, according to IFC research.
CcHUB Syndicate channels US$267,500 into African start-ups
Start-up companies, with valuations north of US$17.5m, are focused on building critical digital infrastructure.
Spotify hears Africa’s call and officially enters fresh markets
Global music streaming service announces availability in several countries.
Kenya launches urgent digital skills drive as pandemic hits labour market
Global Skills Initiative launched in Nairobi, involving government, Microsoft Kenya and Stanbic Bank.
Uneven datacentre distribution widens digital gap in Africa
Xalam Analytics, Africa Data Centre Association release white paper on the issue.
Google commits US$10m to support Kenya’s economic recovery
Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai references company’s plan to establish fibre link along Africa’s West Coast to usher in more broadband.