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News in Brief 19 January 2017
Africa: pay-TV threesome - Digital TV Research forecasts that three groups will continue to account for 90 percent of Sub-Saharan Africa's pay-TV subscribers. Multichoice is reported with 11.61 millio...(more)

News in Brief 12 January 2017
Algeria: More provinces permitted - The Autorite de Regulation de la Poste et des Telecoms (ARPT) has given Ooredoo Algeria the green light to offer 4G services in 27 additional wilayas (provinces). T...(more)

News in Brief 5 January 2017
Africa: Malware mapping - Check Point has found that five African countries were among the top 10 most-attacked countries in November as cybercriminals made greater use of ransomware attacks involving...(more)

News in Brief 21 December 2016
Algeria: ITU introduction - The International Telecommunication Union's (ITU) Secretary General Houlin Zhao visited the Ministry of Post and Information and Communication Technologies (MPTIC) on 12 De...(more)

News in Brief 14 December 2016
Benin: Presidential briefing - On 7 December the President met with the senior management of the five mobile operators and the Minister of Communications and the Digital Economy, the ActuBenin Website...(more)

News in Brief 7 December 2016
Afghanistan: Cyber certificates - Cyber Security certificates have been distributed to 180 government staff graduating from the Cyber Security Programme launched by Ministry of Communications & IT...(more)

News in Brief 30 November 2016
Afghanistan: Type Approval - Afghanistan Telecom Regulatory Authority (ATRA) organised a meeting on Type Approval for ICT equipment in participation with MNOs, ISP and TTSP representatives on 20 Novem...(more)

News in Brief 23 November 2016
Africa: Money interoperability milestone - MFS Africa said on 22 November that its MFS Hub now connects some 120 million mobile wallets in Sub-Saharan Africa. It has partnerships with Airtel, Econet, ...(more)

News in Brief 16 November 2016
Afghanistan: New national frequencies - The Afghanistan Telecoms Regulatory Authority (ATRA) has organized two separate meetings with regard to the public consultation on new national frequency alloca...(more)

News in Brief 7 November 2016
Africa: Films on demand - Afrostream, a Francophone VoD service, is to launch in Africa, TechCrunch reports. Subscriptions are EUR 7 (USD 7.77) per month. It originally launched in France (including t...(more)



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