GSMA
4:00
Wednesday

Building the 5G future on an LTE foundation

Huawei executives present at the online LTE Summit 2020 held by the GSMA.
3:20

5G commercial success depends on synergy across major tech domains

Collaboration, precise deployment and focus on industry solutions, with mobility playing a central role – Huawei Better World Summit 2020.
2:20
21 Jul

Tax stifles mobile money growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

Certain taxes on mobile money transactions have had a distortionary impact claims GSMA report.
3:20
14 Jul

GSMA launches mobile money interoperability test platform

Organisation states that in Africa over 50.7 million new registered mobile money accounts were opened in 2019-20 alone.
1:30

Sub-Saharan Africa remains largely offline

GSMA’s regional head unpacks the challenges in ensuring more people are able to connect.
2:10
May 8, 2020

Major GSMA fund to spur mobile internet adoption in Africa

Start-ups, SMEs can utilise portion of £2.5 million to reach those who remain offline.
3:00
Apr 28, 2020

MTN Nigeria denies sharing identifiable user data

Company clarifies position regarding data exchange involved in efforts to curb spread of COVID-19.
3:00
Apr 24, 2020

COVID-19 hits Africa remittances, World Bank urges digital platform use

The World Bank projects a 20% decline in global remittances, urging service providers and authorities to introduce measures to ease use of mobile money platforms.
3:30
Apr 15, 2020

GSMA Opens Innovation Fund for Mobile Internet Adoption and Digital Inclusion

GSMA Calls for Applications to Develop Digital Access Solutions in Africa and Asia
2:50
Mar 26, 2020

Expect a rapid rise in mobile money transactions – GSMA

Organisation believes governments in Africa will seek to reduce cash transactions, reduce face-to-face transactions, among other measures taken.
2:00

French help power up Cameroon's Silicon Mountain

Power outages, internet shutdowns and armed conflict among several challenges to local start-up ecosystem.