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Cameroon customers transfer CFA 870 bln via mobile money in 2016

Published 17 Oct 2017 13:51 CET | Cameroon

Financial transactions in Cameroon via mobile money reached CFA 870 billion in 2016, APA reported citing the Telecommunications Regulatory Agency (ART). The value of ...

MTN Cameroon equips science lab in Bertoua

Published 17 Oct 2017 12:02 CET | Cameroon

MTN Cameroon through its Foundation has handed over a donation of science equipment for the laboratory of Teerenstra Bilingual College. The donation includes microscopes, ...

Orange Cameroon reconnects subscribers after service disruption

Published 16 Oct 2017 10:45 CET | Cameroon

Orange Cameroon has reconnected millions of its subscribers who faced technical difficulties communicating, the Tribune reported. Intermittent communication problems, ...

MTN Cameroon, APME launch MTN PME pack and Masterclasses

Published 13 Oct 2017 13:25 CET | Cameroon

MTN Cameroon and APME (Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion Agency) have announced the launch of MTN PME Pack and Masterclasses, specially designed for SMEs/SMIs. MTN PME ...

MTN Cameroon launches MTN YaMo youth tariff

Published 11 Oct 2017 15:04 CET | Cameroon

MTN Cameroon has a service for young subscribers under the age of 35, called MTN YaMo. Call rates are CFA 50 for five minutes, unlimited SMS at CFA 20 valid for 24 hours, ...

Equatorial Guinea plans to join Cameroon-Brazil cable project

Published 03 Oct 2017 08:38 CET | Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea

GITGE, Equatorial Guinea's state-owned entity in charge of managing the national telecom infrastructure, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Cameroon ...

Vodafone, Afrimax seek licence in Cameroon to resume services - report

Published 27 Sep 2017 09:07 CET | Cameroon

Vodafone and its partner Afrimax have decided to comply with the request from Cameroon's telecom minister and have submitted an application for a new licence, reports Agence ...

MTN Cameroon offers scholarships to underprivileged children

Published 20 Sep 2017 15:48 CET | Cameroon

MTN Cameroon through its Foundation has introduced a new formula of providing support in the enrolment of underprivileged children. This new approach, implemented since the ...

Vodafone told to halt services in Cameroon

Published 13 Sep 2017 13:55 CET | Cameroon

Vodafone has been ordered to halt its activities in Cameroon due to an invalid licence, reports news agency APS. The regulator ART announced the decision taken by the telecom ...

YooMee Mobile launches MVNO services in Cameroon

Published 29 Aug 2017 10:22 CET | Cameroon

YooMee has announced the launch of its new mobile offering in Cameroon under the YooMee Mobile brand, following the MVNO agreement signed with Camtel in February. The ...

IPlans picks World Telecom Labs for voice service in Cameroon

Published 23 Aug 2017 11:55 CET | Cameroon

World Telecom Labs (WTL) has been selected by Cameroonian operator IPlans for a new OTT and VoIP voice service in the country. Established in 2006, iPLANS provides IT ...

Cameroon to introduce number portability in September

Published 23 Aug 2017 10:23 CET | Cameroon

Cameroon's telecom ministry announced that mobile number portability will come into force on 01 September, reports Agence Ecofin.In February, the country's three main ...

Canal+ captures 29% audience share in Francophone Africa

Published 21 Aug 2017 17:27 CET | Africa, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Congo, Congo, The Democratic Republic of the, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Mali, Senegal

Canal+ Advertising, a subsidiary of Canal+ International, announced that the audience share captured by Canal+ channels in French-speaking Sub-Saharan Africa has increased by ...

MTN Cameroon H1 revenue falls 4.3%

Published 03 Aug 2017 13:33 CET | Cameroon

MTN Cameroon's revenue declined by 4.3 percent in the first half of 2017 in local currency. The operator continued to experience a challenging operating environment, ...

Vodafone Cameroon, Camtel sign LTE network sharing agreement

Published 20 Jul 2017 10:24 CET | Cameroon

Vodafone Cameroon announced that its customers will have access to a larger LTE footprint following a network sharing agreement with Cameroon Telecommunications (Camtel). As ...

MTN Cameroon supports film festival

Published 18 Jul 2017 13:41 CET | Cameroon

MTN Cameroon announced it is sponsoring the 21st edition of the 'Ecrans Noirs' festival, a major event of the African cinema industry. This includes organising a workshop for ...

BEAC bans money transfers outside CEMAC zone

Published 10 Jul 2017 15:56 CET | Cameroon

MTN Cameroon says the Bank of Central African States (BEAC) has banned its mobile money transfer services with financial institutions the six CEMAC States - Cameroon, Gabon, ...

Camtel, GTS-Infotel sign interconnection agreement

Published 07 Jul 2017 15:34 CET | Cameroon

Cameroon Telecommunications (Camtel) and VAS provider GTS-Infotel have signed an interconnection agreement which will enable Camtel's B2B customers in the private and public ...

MTN Cameroon inaugurates service centre in Kribi

Published 29 Jun 2017 13:59 CET | Cameroon

MTN Cameroon has inaugurated the MTN Kribi Service Centre, consolidating MTN's presence in the South Region. It will serve MTN clients with modern technology in a spacious ...

Huawei Marine to build South Atlantic Inter Link system

Published 28 Jun 2017 13:20 CET | Africa, Brazil, Cameroon, China, South America

Huawei Marine contracted with China Unicom and Camtel to construct the South Atlantic Inter Link (Sail) cable system, which marks the official commencement of the Sail ...

Orange starts Iroko+ mobile data offer in Cameroon

Published 19 Jun 2017 13:36 CET | Cameroon

Orange has launched a new SVoD and mobile data package with Canal Plus affiliate Iroko+ in Cameroon. The offer gives 24 hours access to the Iroko+ SVoD library and 300MB of ...

Africa Mobile Networks gets EU funds for rural connectivity

Published 09 Jun 2017 11:22 CET | Africa, Cameroon, Congo, The Democratic Republic of the

Africa Mobile Networks seeks to connect nearly 4 million people in rural Africa to telecommunications for the first time, supported by the EU Bank, to build 1000 new ...

CRTV invites bids for live streaming platform contract

Published 06 Jun 2017 11:29 CET | Cameroon

Cameroonian public television channel CRTC has launched an open national tender for the implementation of a live TV streaming platform for the channel. Business in Cameroon ...

Express Union woos mobile money agents with 40% commission

Published 05 Jun 2017 13:26 CET | Cameroon

The Cameroonian microfinance outfit Express Union (EU) which has lagged behind telecoms operators MTN and Orange in Mobile Money since 2011, has just launched an offensive ...

Cameroon to complete digital switchover process in 2018

Published 24 May 2017 11:17 CET | Cameroon

Cameroon has announced it will complete its switchover from analogue to digital broadcasting in 2018, well in advance of the 2020 extended deadline granted to African ...

 




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