Three of Egypt's largest national banks - Banque Misr, National Bank of Egypt, and Banque du Caire – and Global Ventures, a leading MEA-focused venture capital firm - have announced the launch of Nclude by Global Ventures, a new fund focused on the acceleration of fintech innovation and financial...
According to a press report published by Forbes Middle East, OPay has garnered a significant amount of support in Egypt. The Nigeria-founded fintech entity is one of Africa's most valuable startups and unquestionably one of Africa's fintech unicorns. It is also considered one of the fastest-growing companies in the Egyptian...
Thndr, the Egyptian digital investment platform, announces a new $20 million series A investment. The round was co-led by Tiger Global, BECO Capital and Prosus Ventures, in addition to participation from Base Capital, firstminute and existing investors Endure Capital, 4DX Ventures, Raba Partnerships and JIMCO. The new funding will go...
AVEVA to Highlight World-Leading Digital Solutions to Help Oil and Gas Customers in Egypt Fast-Track Their Transformation and Sustainability Journeys AVEVA, a global leader in industrial software, driving digital transformation and sustainability, has announced its participation at the Egypt Petroleum Show (EGYPS) 2022, being held at the Egypt International Exhibition...
Infinet Wireless, the global vendor of industry-leading fixed wireless broadband connectivity solutions, helped Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Egypt to proficiently interconnect its offices, having provided the reliability and steadiness of the links. The enterprise needed to interconnect 26 locations, so the Coca-Cola Bottling Company chose InfiLINK 2x2, a versatile...
Sympl, the first ‘Save Your Money Pay Later’ service in Egypt, announces its partnership with Egypt’s leading maternity hospital, El Nada Hospital. The partnership  offers patients interest-free deferred payment programmes via the Sympl checkout platform. The partnership will give patients of El Nada Hospital more payment choices and enhance their checkout experience, through enabling an improved cashflow management. With no registration required, and interest-free repayment plans approved on the spot in less than 10 seconds,...
Fujifilm, an international group founded in Japan, and Ooredoo, Tunisia’s leading telecommunications operator, have joined forces to offer the operator’s Tunisian subscribers an innovative digital photo printing solution. Customers will be able to print photos at in-store kiosks by connecting to the My Ooredoo app. A digital solution...
Africa is the most censorship-intensive region in the world with ten countries shutting down social media this year. According to cybersecurity company Surfshark, social media censorship cases decreased by 35% worldwide this year – from 29 in 2020 to 19 in 2021. Despite notable decrease in cases, internet disruptions affected...
Vodacom South Africa has announced two major acquisitions today - the buying of a 55% controlling stake in Vodafone Egypt, the North African country's largest telecom, and a major move in SA's local fibre market through a new deal with Vumatel and Dark Fibre Africa (DFA) that will see...
Local media in the Sudanese capital of Khartoum are reporting that internet services across the region have been interrupted, with many outright stating that the internet is down. This is after reports that Sudan's military seized power during a coup on Monday, arresting members of a transitional pro-democracy government that...
umlaut – now part of Accenture - has awarded Ooredoo Algérie the Best in Test 2021/09 mobile certificate for scoring an impressive 572 dots out of 1000 in mobile network benchmarking survey to measure the mobile network in Algeria. For the extensive crowdsourced data analysis, 257.9 thousand users contributed 315.5 million...
Huawei Mobile Services (HMS) inked a partnership with Mondia Pay – a leading digital payment provider, that is set to provide Ooredoo Algeria and Orange Tunisia users with safe and convenient payment options. Huawei device users can now pay for their monthly services, latest games, and favourite applications seamlessly on...
Safaricom has introduced updates to its airtime top-up, sim swap, tariff migration and activation of new lines services. The updates are expected to increase the telco's capacity for future innovations. In a tweet, Safaricom says that M-Pesa, calls, data and SMS will all be operational. https://twitter.com/SafaricomPLC/status/1385552566591832068?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1385552566591832068%7Ctwgr%5E%7Ctwcon%5Es1_&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fgadgets-africa.com%2F2021%2F04%2F23%2Fsafaricom-service-upgrade%2F Safaricom Forced to Split Dividend Payouts...
Intigral, Telecom Egypt (WE) and TPAY Mobile have partnered to launch the Jawwy TV app in Egypt. The mobile app is expected to offer a new digital entertainment platform for viewers. A 30-day free trial of Jawwy TV will be available exclusively to WE subscribers from the date of...
Spanning 54 countries, Africa is a powerhouse in the world of natural resources and innovation. And despite the social and political issues the continent faces, there’s was no doubt that it was on track to see an abundance of opportunities to grow in the coming years - however, there...
Uber has launched an intercity Bus service in Egypt - the first country globally to roll out this service - with the aim of connecting cities with the Uber app. The launch comes as part of Uber’s continuous efforts to adapt its technology to build a wide range of products...
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