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Episode 152: Jonty Fisher talks about the IMC Conference – Johannesburg.

Date: 9 Oct 2015
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Two ways for Africa to grow exponentially (Part 1)

One way to define Africa's challenge is a lot of us do not know how to embed ourselves in the world economy, provide innovatively and freely without trying to rope in perceived gatekeepers...

By Tiisetso Maloma 12 Oct 2015 08:56

Mobile contributes US $100bn to sub-Saharan Africa

The GSMA launched the Mobile Economy Report for sub-Saharan Africa 2015 at Mobile - 360 in Cape Town, yesterday, 8 October 2015...

9 Oct 2015 09:31

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The 4th Annual Africa Risk and Investment Forum

Join Frontier Advisory at the 4th Annual Africa Risk and Investment Forum along with leading business decision-makers and thought leaders on Thursday, 22 October 2015 at Deloitte Place, Johannesburg. Find out more and register...

Issued by Frontier Advisory 12 Oct 2015 10:07

EY Southern Africa World Entrepreneur Award finalists announced

The EY Southern Africa World Entrepreneur Award finalists for 2015 have been announced in the three categories of Master, Exceptional and Emerging...

13 Oct 2015 13:10

Winner of APO invitation to AfricaCom 2015 announced

APO (African Press Organization) has announced that Technology Staff Writer Lilian Murugi Mutegi (@MurugiMutegi) from Kenya has won APO's invitation to attend AfricaCom 2015, to be held in Cape Town, South Africa, on 17-19 November 2015...

13 Oct 2015 13:18

Five UK film festivals celebrate 'From Africa, with Love'

This year five UK African film festivals will present a rich programme of films that promises to immerse viewers in African love across time and space...

13 Oct 2015 13:01

Algeria to close private TV over 'subversive' interview

ALGIERS, ALGERIA: Algeria on Monday ordered the closure of a private television station after it broadcast an interview with an Islamist figure accused of "subversive" remarks, the communications ministry said...

13 Oct 2015 11:34

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 152: IMC Conference Johannesburg with Jonty Fisher

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Jonty Fisher about the IMC Conference Johannesburg...

9 Oct 2015 11:44

African growth opportunity is a tweet away

The African business landscape is evolving at a rapid pace. Africa has always been a mobile-centric hub, and with operators about to launch $30 smartphone handsets, the perfect storm is rapidly approaching...

By Sean Riley 8 Oct 2015 10:45

Stay nimble and make loyalty trends happen

It's time to move from looking at new trends to really putting them into action to meet your customers' expectations in real-time...

By Ros Siddle 8 Oct 2015 13:40

SA journos win all their categories at CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Awards

All four South African journalists nominated for the landmark 20th CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Awards 2015 won their respective categories in the prestigious competition...

By Thinus Ferreira 12 Oct 2015 09:33

Barclays Africa supporting creative thinking and innovation

For the second year, Barclays Africa supports the annual African Creativity Conference in South Africa, taking place at the Klein Kariba Resort in Bela Bela from 13 to 16 October 2015...

12 Oct 2015 13:06

New categories added to the Nigeria Technology Awards 2015

The Nigeria Technology Awards 2015 have added new categories to the event. This year's event will take place at the Ace-Olivia Hall, City Mall, Lagos, Nigeria on the 21 November, 2015...

12 Oct 2015 11:22

Microsoft wants to invest in Zim

Global technology giant Microsoft Corporation has pledged to invest millions in Zimbabwe's private and public sectors despite the problems dogging the economy...

By Chris Muronzi 9 Oct 2015 11:21

Africa's first Comedy Central International Comedy Festival

Africa's first Comedy Central International Comedy Festival will take place at the Silverstar Casino, Johannesburg, from 26 November - 5 December 2015...

9 Oct 2015 09:54

Virtual tourism in Uganda

A new campaign codenamed Koikoiug has kicked off. It comprises a team of 'Instagrammers' who go out to capture sceneries of different towns...

By Edgar R. Batte 9 Oct 2015 11:33

More innovation hubs needed

Innovation hubs such as the Co-Creation Hub in Lagos, the Jozihub in Johannesburg and the Impact Hubs spread across Africa continue to be great sources of support for entrepreneurship and youth empowerment...

9 Oct 2015 07:00

Central Darfur to establish four radio stations

The government of Central Darfur has agreed with the federal Ministry of Information on the establishment of FM broadcasting stations in the state...

9 Oct 2015 11:28

NFV and SDN provide solutions for African network operators with low coverage yet high capacity demands

Network Functions Virtualisation and Software Defined Networking offer new ways for telecom operators to design, build, operate and manage information networks...

Issued by AfricaCom 8 Oct 2015 11:55

Vote for Forbes Africa's 2015 Person of the Year

Public voting has opened for the shortlist of the Forbes Africa 2015 Person of the Year nominees. Scheduled to take place in Nairobi, Kenya at the end of November this year...

8 Oct 2015 11:52

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Google joins funding round for secure messaging service Symphony

SAN FRACISCO, USA: Symphony, a financial industry messaging startup, announced on Monday that it has raised $100m in a new round of funding from backers that included Google...

13 Oct 2015 09:39

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