KHARTOUM, Sudan - Africa's economic growth is expected to dip this year before rebounding in 2017 to remain the world's second fastest growing region after East Asia, the African Development Bank said.
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The Internet of Things (IoT) has rapidly assumed the status of a business mega-trend. While some forward-thinking businesses, government agencies and other organisations have already taken the first steps in implementing IoT components, it is easy to be overwhelmed by the sheer amount of data available. Deloitte has invested substantially in its IoT capacity in order to support businesses in their transition.
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In March 2016, IBM opened its first Cloud Data Centre in South Africa, providing cloud services to enterprise clients. Just a month later, SAP announced that it was partnering with South Africa's Dimension Data to launch SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud, a cloud platform offering a range of business intelligence solutions for its growing African market.
Brett Parker 2 hours ago
The African marketing landscape is changing, and changing rapidly. Today, businesses are forced to adapt to an increasingly internet-savvy consumer, or face being left behind. Building a successful online marketing strategy and measuring its ROI however, takes experience, careful planning, and access to the right data.
Meltwater 23 hours ago
Ugandans mourned the sudden death Saturday of veteran TV journalist Andrew Patrick Luwandagga, praising him for his pioneering work in the sports field.
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The Travel Lifestyle Network (TLN) agency collective has announced that Nigeria-based public relations agency TOPCOMM PR Concept and Events has been invited to join as an associate member, becoming the second agency on the continent to receive this recognition.
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ABUJA, Nigeria - South Africa's MTN has denied it illegally transferred $13.9 billion from Nigeria in the latest scandal to hit the telecom firm in its largest market in the continent.
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The African Union Commission chairperson, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, will host a joint sitting of the Africa Editors' Forum and Press Officers on Monday in Pretoria, South Africa. The theme of the engagement is 'Deepening Africa's Narrative and Capacities to Deliver Agenda 2063'.
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TUNIS, Tunisia - Tunisia's broadcasting watchdog on Wednesday ordered the suspension for three months of a popular television show after its host suggested a young rape victim marry her attacker.
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I started working at the age of eighteen - thrust into the fast pace of a large advertising agency in a very small town, at a time when knowing how to send a fax was listed as a skill on your CV. Everything was done by hand - and there was only one computer in the building where everyone (CEO included) would take turns in reading their emails). Oh, for the nostalgia of those good old days, when yes meant yes, and you showed you liked something by saying so verbally.
Khuthalani Khumalo 3 days ago