Category Archives: Telecom

Etisalat to roll out the first open and autonomous network in MENA

Etisalat is building the regions first open, autonomous and secured network. Etisalat will use Ciscos Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning automation to simplify its Emirates Internet Exchange (EMIX) operations with a set of innovative use cases. The move will help pave the way for the efficient management of the huge quantities of data that will [...]

Sony Music announced new partnership with StarNews Mobile in Ivory Coast

Sony Music and StarNews Mobile have partnered together to promote Ivory Coast-based artists and help to monetize their content. Marketing will be implemented by StarNews and its telco giant, MTN, through SMS and digital campaigns. The aim of the service is to target hard-to-reach audiences, creating a sustainable new income source. StarNews network provides a [...]

Maroc Telecom rebranded as Moov Africa

Moroccan telecommunications group, Maroc Telecom, have been rebranded as Moov Africa. The change is applied to 11 African countries and the company confirmed Gabon Telecom, MAURITEL, Moov Benin, Moov Centrafrique, Moov Cote d’Ivoire, Moov Niger, Moov Togo, SOTELMA-Mali, TIGO-Tchad will now operate under the new commercial brand Moov Africa. Managing Director Sidi Mohamed Naimi said, [...]

Zain to partner with Atyaf Home Entertainment to bring OSN to Bahrain

Zain Bahrain has partnered with Atyaf Home Entertainment to provide its customers with OSN streaming subscriptions for a year. Zain Bahrain will enjoy complimentary access to Disney+ Originals, HBO, Paramount+, and others. Ammar Alketbi, Zain Bahrain Director of Consumer Marketing and Sales, said We always believe in ‘customer first’ and accordingly bring in seamless and [...]

Orange to launch 4.75G in Cameroon

Orange Cameroon has launched the new service of 4.75G across the country. The establishment of foresight frameworks to prepare for the arrival and deployment of 5G. Switching to 4.75G implies that the speed of the main data uses will be significantly improved. Downloading, streaming, online games and more will be much faster than on 4G [...]

Vodafone rolls in Smart Home devices in Ghana

Vodafone Ghana has launched a range of smart home devices onto the market to provide customers with enhanced connectivity, access to varied and amazing entertainment content, and improved security at home. The new devices include smart cameras with live HD video feed straight to mobile phones; as well as Android TV Boxes and Google Chromecasts [...]