Tag: Economic Development


Huawei Y7p: Differentiator for mid-market smartphones remains camera quality

Smartphones in developing nations play a crucial role in economic development – but it’s preserving memories, and getting arty, that sways most consumers. The evolution of […]
May 29th, 2020
Korea Tech Desk

COVID-19 effect: ‘Korea FinTech Week’ 2020 to be held online starting today

Considering the COVID-19 outbreak and subsequent concern for health and safety, the 2nd Korea Fintech Week will now be held virtually starting at 10 am (KST) […]
May 28th, 2020

Africa Is Paying Covid-19’s Price In Gold

Over the years, huge mining operations in Africa have generated significant profits for foreign companies. Seeing the potential, the continent’s governments are looking for ways to […]
May 27th, 2020

CHINA VOICES | China debates aggressive response to US chip ban

(Image credit: Bigstock/ Sergei Gnatuk) The US on May 15 announced a set of strict new rules intended to cut Huawei off from all advanced semiconductor […]
May 26th, 2020

Startups in Korea Need to Apply for Zayed Sustainability Prize 2021

Zayed Sustainability Prize Startups in Korea need to apply for the Zayed Sustainability Prize which is the United Arab Emirates’ pioneering global award in sustainability. They […]
May 25th, 2020
Techpoint Africa

Nigerian telcos might develop state-specific call and data tariffs

Be it a reluctance in enacting enabling policies or disparities in the implementation of available ones, Nigerian telecommunications companies (telcos) and Internet service providers (ISPs) have […]
May 22nd, 2020

Wamda Research Lab report on Covid-19 impact

More than 70 per cent of startups based in the Middle East and North Africa have witnessed a negative impact on their business as a result […]
May 18th, 2020

How Gigantic Infotel is harnessing Wi-Fi 6 for ultra-fast broadband

“Huawei is our long-term partner and we have been using their products and services for years. They are strong and excellent in terms of technical innovation, […]
May 14th, 2020

Gautrain expansion may only kick off at the end of 2024

Construction of the planned multibillion-rand expansion of the Gautrain rapid rail network, dubbed Gautrain 2, could realistically commence at the end of 2024, according to the […]
May 11th, 2020

Even African Countries With No Lockdown Or Covid-19 Cases Won’t Escape Recession

The outbreak and adverse effects of the novel coronavirus pandemic is putting the world’s economies on the back foot. The predicted loss of trillions of dollars […]
May 5th, 2020
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