Aug 18, 2021

MEA tech deals total US$1.9bn in Q2 2021

The total marked an increase of 16.9% over the previous quarter, according to GlobalData research.
Jan 29, 2021

Worldwide tech M&A deals total US$243.37-bn in Q4 2020 - GlobalData

Value of disclosed M&A market in Africa was US$1.12bn in 2020, according to Briter Bridges research.
May 26, 2020

Building a channel to pursue Africa’s tech opportunity

MD for Africa Unit at IFS says COVID-19 has realigned priorities for businesses.
Apr 6, 2020

Huawei’s African operations weather US pushback

Despite the ban in the US, Huawei says its local operations continue to grow from strength to strength.
Feb 4, 2020

Huawei revenue to 'shrug off' trade war

The US ban is unlikely to dent Huawei’s revenue anytime soon, boosted by its domestic market China and the EMEA region, says GlobalData.
Feb 4, 2020

Africa gets to grip with cloud strategies in 2020

Telcos link with hyperscalers to accelerate cloud adoption, according to GlobalData research.
Jan 8, 2020

IOT revenue expected to more than double in MEA

Market forecast to reach over US$20-billion, according to a report by market analysis firm GlobalData.
Dec 19, 2019

Mobile operators respond to smartphone surge in Tanzania

Market analysts confirm increasing roll-out and uptake of 3G and fast LTE internet accessibility.
Jul 10, 2018

T-Systems SA restructures amid job cut fears

The IT services company is restructuring its operations locally and will examine the possibility of job cuts at a later stage.
Jun 26, 2018

Safaricom deepens interest in social media, e-commerce

Telco looks to broaden its offering, integrate platforms to establish early lead in what analysts describe as a potentially high-value market segment.
Apr 19, 2018

Mobile voice usage steady in Africa

However, analysts believe the impact of OTT on mobile voice telephony has not been fully pronounced.