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China Telecom Global and Liquid Telecom sign network collaboration between Africa and Asia

Hong Kong – China Telecom Global (CTG), and Liquid Telecom, have signed a historic strategic partnership whereby the two companies will collaborate to provide Africa and Asia with industry-leading network solutions and services. The agreement will enable both companies to serve their respective enterprise and wholesale customers with extended network coverage across some of the […]

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Uganda Finance Minister asks parastatals to be gender mindful

BY SAMUEL NABWIISO KAMPALA, UGANDA- Matia Kasaija, Uganda’s Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic development has asked all Government Ministries and Agencies to have a gender sensitive budget despite being allocated limited resources. “As Government,  we are pursuing inclusive policy of Economic Inclusive growth where all Ugandans should be given opportunity to progress economically. That […]

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Uganda gets Satellite Link for rural areas

BY PAUL TENTENA KAMPALA, UGANDA- Uganda’s Communications Commission (UCC) will utilize Intelsat satellite services and Gilat Satellite Network’s ground infrastructure to advance the deployment of 3G wireless communications infrastructure and expand high quality, affordable broadband access for businesses and communities in rural areas of Uganda. Under a pilot program, the UCC will use IntelsatOne Mobile […]

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Eastern and Southern Africa energy talks take place in Namibia

ARUSHA, Tanzania–The Second Meeting of the Technical Steering Committee of the Project on Enhancement of a Sustainable Regional Energy Market in the Eastern Africa-Southern Africa-Indian Ocean (EA-SA-IO) Region takes place in Swakopmund, Namibia, 25 – 26 April 2018. The project seeks to address market governance and regulatory related challenges affecting the implementation of energy development […]