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1:30
Jun 15, 2020

Tanzania has a way to negotiate e-commerce hurdle

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development assesses country’s potential and challenges.
2:20
Sep 12, 2019

Africa still trailing in quest for digital economies

UNCTAD report suggests widening digital divides threaten to leave continent behind.
1:50
Mar 12, 2019

Safaricom partners with AliExpress on mobile payments

Alliance expected to enhance trade between Kenya and Asia.
1:30
Feb 27, 2019

Universal Postal Union pushes African post offices to go digital

Organisation launches initiative to establish e-commerce fulfilment centres.
2:20
Jan 16, 2019

WorldRemit launches transfer service from South Africa

Digital money transfer service announces opening of new office in Johannesburg.
2:00
Dec 18, 2018

Africa: 21-million people shopped online in 2017

According to recent figures released figures by United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.
1:50
Oct 15, 2018

Burkina Faso, Senegal and Togo need far-reaching reforms to benefit from e-commerce

Reports by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development outline the impact.
3:10
Jun 13, 2018

SA ICT firms add to Kenya's US$672 million FDI in 2017

Naspers, MTN and Intact Software were key contributors to the 71% rise in Kenya's FDI, according to a UN report.
3:10
Apr 20, 2018

Egypt plans to double size of e-commerce industry by 2020

Government's new strategy crafted in partnership with private sector partners has identified untapped potential.
2:00
Oct 31, 2017

UN trade org's report proposes new path for ICT in Rwanda

UNCTAD's review of the country's progress in building a knowledge-based economy recommends broader application of ICTs.
2:30
Oct 4, 2017

Africa behind on ICT employment, mobile connectivity

Key findings from new report released from United Conference on Trade and Development.