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Articles tagged with: Middle East and Africa

South Africa plans to double mobile broadband coverage

Reuters reports that South Africa aims to double its mobile broadband coverage to 80% of the population by 2019, according to the country's telecoms minister, who added that the government wants to reduce the high cost of communications.

  • Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Calls for Nigerian critical infrastructure bill

There are calls for Nigeria to pass a critical national infrastructure (CNI) bill amid rising cases of theft and vandalism of equipment owned by mobile operators, AllAfrica reports.

  • Monday, 25 April 2016

South Africa probes OTT interventions

South Africa’s parliamentary committee on telecommunications and postal services was due to spend a full day on 26 January to probe over the top (OTT) services to determine whether policy interventions are required to govern them, notes TechCentral.

  • Monday, 25 January 2016

Qatar introduces service quality policy

Qatar's Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) is finalising a quality of service (QoS) policy on communication services provided to the public.

  • Monday, 25 April 2016

Q&A with Envir Fraser Q&A with Envir Fraser

Envir Fraser, Chief Strategy Officer, Convergence Partners

Envir Fraser, Chief Strategy Officer, Convergence Partners

  • Monday, 25 January 2016

Matters in Nigeria

The Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) has drawn up a code of ethics for professional and business conduct, reports AllAfrica.

  • Monday, 23 November 2015

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