Airtel has launched Africa's first 4G service on a network based on FD-LTE in the Seychelles, making it amongst the first countries in sub-Saharan Africa to commercially deploy this technology. This is Airtel's first commercial LTE network in Africa.
28 Nov 2014 10:43
The Academy for African Filmmakers (AAF) is a new initiative by Unilever and MOFILM to help young African talent develop their storytelling and pitching skills while working on real live Unilever briefs with the possibility of having their work broadcast.
27 Nov 2014 16:15
CFAO, a specialised distributor and preferred partner of major international brands, serving the high-potential equipment, healthcare and consumer goods markets in Africa and the French overseas territories, has launched its Club of Brands. The launch goes hand in hand with the opening of CFAO's first shopping centre in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire in the second half of 2015.
27 Nov 2014 15:11
On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show on Thursday, 27 November, show host Warren Harding was joined in studio by Greenpop founders, Misha Teasdale and Lauren O'Donnell.
27 Nov 2014 15:05
If your African mobile marketing plan comprises mass messages not tailored to specific areas, people or times, you're off to a poor start. Nadia Gonzalez, vice president of mobile marketing for Gemalto, reveals the secrets to getting it right.
By Leigh Andrews 27 Nov 2014 14:00
International SMEs are not recognising Africa's growth potential; they prefer to trade with other emerging economies and recent findings indicate that SMEs are expected to generate up to 50% of revenues internationally by 2019.
27 Nov 2014 09:43
Filmhouse Cinemas has announced that it will be opening an additional 15 cinemas from December 2014. This is according to reports on AllAfrica, ThisdayLive and Screen Africa.
27 Nov 2014 09:23
This is The Coca-Cola Company's international call to join efforts in helping end mother-to-child transmission of HIV with the launch of a new campaign in partnership with (RED), titled exactly that: "Share the sound of an AIDS-free generation".
27 Nov 2014 07:00
Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, Thursday, 27 November 2014, from 9-10am as show host Warren Harding chats to Misha Teasdale and Lauren O'Donnell from Greenpop, and Dillon Jearey, CEO of KiloWatt AV.
26 Nov 2014 12:36
In this guest post for HumanIPO, Alex Salter, CEO of SamKnows urges African nations should leverage the lessons already learned by other global telecom regulators and governments.
26 Nov 2014 12:23
Continental Outdoor has continued its roll-out of Roadside Digital billboards across sub-Saharan Africa into Malawi. The erection of these world-class advertising structures into Blantyre and Lilongwe has injected a renewed interest in the Malawi consumer market from marketers.
Issued by Continental Outdoor 26 Nov 2014 10:55
Extending further into Africa, Lange Strategic Communications has added PFC Africa Communications (formerly Pauline Fredericks & Co), in Lagos, Nigeria to its network.
26 Nov 2014 10:34