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ITWeb Africa

Thursday, Feb 21st

Zimbabwe’s NetOne targets $110mn in revenue.

Zimbabwe’s NetOne targets $110mn in revenue

State controlled telecoms firm reports good results but decries government penalties, fines.

Mauritius Telecom reports drop in 2013 profits.

Mauritius Telecom reports drop in 2013 profits

Company notes a 22% year-on-year decrease while operating revenues are up.

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Africa’s technology addiction

Major growth explosion in Africa – if we have the right technology in place.

Vimpelcom’s Telecel Globe earnings jump 51% in Africa.

VimpelCom’s Telecel Globe earnings jump 51% in Africa

Meanwhile, revenues are up 10% year-on-year while subscriber numbers have grown 8%.

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Chip and Pin technologies help curb card fraud in SA

Counterfeit card fraud declined by 45% in South Africa in 2012.

Safaricom Kenya posts record after-tax profits.

Safaricom Kenya posts record after-tax profits

Mobile network keeps pace with its stellar growth as the company publishes its latest results.

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Zambia's central bank to issue mobile money licences

National Savings and Credit Bank customers to have access to mobile money services.

Telecom Egypt announces dividend on back of $425mn profit.

Telecom Egypt announces dividend on back of $425mn profit

Fixed line monopoly operator offers lower dividend than last year, despite higher profits.

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FNB adds Linked In and Pinterest to its social network

The bank's ASDL customers will now be able to access these social networks for free.

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Indian bank rolls out M-Pesa service

Customers on Vodafone India's network will be able to transfer money to any mobile phone.

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Nigerian banks stop ATM charges

Officials say customers won't face any charges when using another bank's ATM.