Mobile World Congress

Africa must not follow EU's misguided telecoms regulation

Asia, Africa and Latin America should learn from Europe's telecoms regulation mistakes, says Strand Consult.
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Huawei pushes 5G ecosystem agenda at MWC

Company reiterates the role of solutions in helping to address lack of access to broadband.

African mobile solutions interest the world at MWC2017

GMSA says uniquely African solutions and services based on mobile technology continue to receive considerable global attention.
Mar 3, 2017

Telecoms could centralise video content service delivery

 There is a need for a single point of entry into video content space to better coordinate roles of content aggregators and service providers, according to Huawei's CEO.
Mar 1, 2017

Africa is key to a winning strategy says Vivendi CEO

Arnaud de Puyfontaine believes Africa offers a competitive edge in a digital content market where many will not survive.
Feb 28, 2017

Huawei, operators consider future growth opportunities at MWC17

Discussion of key themes and trends affecting technology at Huawei-led forum aims to plot a shared, digitised and sustainable growth path.

Kenyan trio take mobile money API to Mobile World Congress

Software engineers who won a hackathon at GSMA's Mobile 360 Africa Series are taking their solution to the annual global event.
Jun 3, 2016

Embracing the mobile world

Companies are converging on using the mobile phone as a central platform for delivery writes?Eddie Carpenter CTO at MobileData.

Thought leaders discuss smart cities in a connected Africa at Ericsson's 'Africa night' at MWC

During Mobile World Congress 2016, Ericsson hosted a discussion on the impact of smart cities for a connected Africa with a distinguished panel of leading players in the information and communications technology on the continent.

SEAT, SAMSUNG and SAP join forces to develop the "connected car" of the future

SEAT, Samsung Electronics and SAP SE have created a technological alliance.

M-Pesa, HomeSend targets new markets

Partnership to facilitate cross-border remittance service in four new regions.
Feb 22, 2016

Alcatel OneTouch rebrands as Alcatel

Smartphone manufacturer announces new focus, new marketing image.