Huawei partners with WorldRemit on low cost mobile-to-mobile money transfers to Africa

New service adds international remittances to Huawei's suite of mobile money products servicing over 100 million accountsLeading digital money transfer service WorldRemit and Huawei have announced a partnership making WorldRemit's international money transfer service available to all partners of Huawei’s mobile ... — Read More

Airtel, Tigo merger gets major boost

The anticipated merger between mobile telephony service providers Airtel and Tigo received a big boost with the inauguration of the National Communication Authority (NCA) board of directors which is expected to give approval to the deal.While the two companies completed merger ... — Read More

Veep lauds Huawei’s role in deepening technological advancement

Vice President, Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, has lauded Chinese technology giant, Huawei, for its contribution towards the development of Information Communication Technology (ICT) in Ghana."Huawei has been very helpful and thus the government will further leverage on the world-class expertise of Huawei ... — Read More

MTN donates to Chief Imam towards Eid al-Fitr

MTN Ghana has donated an amount of GH¢3,000 and some assorted items to the National Chief Imam, Dr. Sheikh Osman Nuhu Sharubutu, towards the celebration of this year's Eid al-Fitr.The items include 10 bags of rice, 10 boxes of bottle water, ... — Read More

Vodafone’s “SuperCare” initiative commended

The Ghana Association for the Deaf has given rave reviews about Vodafone’s “SuperCare” initiative – which delivers a specialised customer service for the speech and hearing-impaired in the society.The President of the Association, Emmanuel Sackey, commenting on the initiative, noted that ... — Read More

Airtel, Glo face sanctions

Telecommunications networks Airtel, Glo and Expresso will be sanctioned by the National Communications Authority(NCA) if they fail to extend services to Adaklu in the Volta region within six months, Minister for Communications, Ursula Owusu Ekuful has said.Her disclosure follows a question ... — Read More

GhIPSS sets November as interoperability deadline

The Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Bank of Ghana, says it is committed to the implementation of the interoperability of all telecommunications companies which offer mobile money services by November this year.“So we ... — Read More

The truth about ride hailing services

About two months ago, a group of angry taxi drivers besieged the offices of Class FM, an Accra-based radio station. They had a complaint to make. Their business is being taken over by ride hailing service Uber, which commenced operations in ... — Read More

Vodafone upgrades Welcome Offer for customers

Vodafone Ghana has enhanced its Welcome Offer to new customers in what is seen as the industry’s most affordable package yet.The offer provides unparalleled value for new mobile prepaid customers on its network and is part of the company’s strategy to ... — Read More

Germany supports E-Waste initiative

The Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI) supported by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH has held the inception technical workshop for the “Environmentally Sound Disposal and Recycling of E-waste in Ghana” Programme in Accra.With an approved ... — Read More

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