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Outlook for Integrated Marketing Communication Industry

February 11, 2021

Leaders of various sectoral bodies in the integrated marketing communication industry have identified strategies that could be explored by practitioners to revitalise the industry....... Continue Reading >

Ooredoo group wants to develop direct investment mechanisms in Tunisia

February 3, 2021

(TAP) - Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Qatari telecommunications group, Ooredoo, Sheikh Faisal Bin Thani Al Thani expressed, on Tuesday, the interest of his group to develop...... Continue Reading >

Orange Tunisia launches its 3rd CSR stakeholder dialogue

February 3, 2021

(TAP) - Orange Tunisia has just launched its 3rd CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) stakeholder dialogue, it announced in a statement Tuesday. The dialogue aims 'to ensure the...... Continue Reading >

Addressing Service Quality in Telecoms Sector

January 28, 2021

The recent increase in the deployment of Base Transceiver Stations from 30,000 to 53,460 and the fibre optic cables from 47,000km to 54,725km is a far cry from the set targets, writes...... Continue Reading >

Setting Standards for Telecoms Regulation in 2021

January 14, 2021

Emma Okonji writes on the new standard set by the Nigerian Communications Commission for 2021 Regulation in any sector of the Nigerian economy has always been a tussle between the regulator...... Continue Reading >

Airtel Wins LAIF, Pitcher Awards

January 14, 2021

Airtel Nigeria won a total of 20 awards at the 2020 edition of the Lagos Advertising and Ideas Festival Awards (LAIF), an award platform designed to recognise creative excellence as...... Continue Reading >

Safaricom puts 5G rollout on hold

January 6, 2021

Kenya’s mobile phone operator Safaricom has suspended plans for the launch of the fifth-generation (5G) mobile internet service. Last week, Safaricom Chief Executive Peter Ndegwa...... Continue Reading >

Stolen mobile phones and tablets to be blocked starting Monday (Ministries)

January 5, 2021

(TAP) - Stolen mobile phones and tablets containing SIM cards of the various telecommunications network operators will be blocked starting Monday January 4, said a joint statement by...... Continue Reading >

Kymeta Corporation Announces $30 Million Equity Investment by Hanwha Systems to Back Global Mobile Satellite-Cellular Connectivity

December 29, 2020

Kymeta (www.kymetacorp.com) — the communications company making mobile global — announced today that Hanwha Systems (HSC) (www.hanwha.com), a leading global solutions company that provides differentiated smart...... Continue Reading >

Telcos Will Ensure FG Achieves NIN-SIM Integration, Says ALTON

December 28, 2020

The Association of Licenced Telecoms Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) has assured Nigerians that it will work closely with the federal government to ensure the success of the integration...... Continue Reading >