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Ivory Coast imposes new tax on mobile money transfers

Published 10 Jan 2018 16:14 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Transactions via mobile money platforms have been subject to a new tax in Ivory Coast since the beginning of the year, reports Agence Ecofin. Users making money transfers are ...

Orange Cote d'Ivoire constructs new HQ

Published 24 Nov 2017 09:25 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Orange Cote d'Ivoire has started the construction of a new headquarters with an estimated cost of XAF 28 billion, reports Agence Ecofin. According to CEO Stephane Richard, ...

Lumos launches nationwide solar electricity service in Cote d'Ivoire

Published 13 Nov 2017 13:08 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Cote d'Ivoire's Minister for Economic Infrastructure and Mayor of Divo Amede Koffi Kouakou, Lumos and MTN Cote d'Ivoire announced that the service will now be available in ...

MTN Cote D'Ivoire deploys Ericsson for digital transformation

Published 10 Nov 2017 16:13 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Ericsson has successfully completed a live deployment of Business Support Systems (BSS) with MTN Cote D'Ivoire. The deployment includes Ericsson charging system, Ericsson ...

MTN Ivory Coast launches incubator programme

Published 06 Nov 2017 11:25 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

MTN Ivory Coast has launched a new incubator programme for tech startups aimed at helping young entrepreneurs design and deploy digital solutions, ITWeb.Africa reported. ...

MTN Cote d'Ivoire lifts subscriber base 5.5% in Q3

Published 24 Oct 2017 10:36 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

MTN Cote d'Ivoire increased its subscriber base by 5.5 percent to 11.6 million in the quarter to 30 September, underpinned by the introduction of what it called "attractive" ...

LPTIC risks losing mobile licence in Cote d'Ivoire

Published 09 Oct 2017 10:58 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Libyan post and telecoms company LPTIC could lose the mobile licence that it secured just over a year ago in Cote d'Ivoire, reports Financial Afrik quoting the country's ...

Ivory Coast regulator sets QoS fines totalling XOF 5 bln for MTN, Orange and Moov

Published 27 Sep 2017 14:13 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Ivory Coast's national regulator Artci has inflicted fines amounting to XOF 5 billion on mobile operators MTN, Orange and Moov for failing to meet their quality of service ...

Orange TV picks Norigin Media apps for Cote d'Ivoire launch

Published 27 Sep 2017 11:26 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Orange TV has launched its services in Cote d'Ivoire using multi-screen TV Apps from Norigin Media. The service offers television streaming on mobiles and tablets with the ...

Ivory Coast govt gives operators six months to collect biometric ID from users

Published 19 Sep 2017 10:55 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Ivory Coast's ministry of Communication and Digital Economy has given telecom service providers six months to comply with regulations passed earlier this year on the ...

Societe Generale launches Yup in Ivory Coast and Senegal

Published 18 Sep 2017 09:46 CET | Cote d'Ivoire, Senegal

Societe Generale has introduced new African mobile bank Yup in the Ivory Coast and Senegal. Yup is a new alternative to the traditional banking model in Africa, wiht a full ...

NCC gives approval to Pan African Towers to operate collocation

Published 07 Sep 2017 10:20 CET | Cote d'Ivoire, Nigeria, Sierra Leone

The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has given approval to Pan African Towers (PAT) to operate as a telecommunications collocation company in the country after a ...

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 offers Facebook Free Basics service in Cote d'Ivoire

Published 07 Aug 2017 11:08 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Facebook's Free Basics service is now available to MTN's mobile subscribers in Cote d'Ivoire, reports Jeune Afrique. The service enables customers to access several of the ...

MTN Ivory Coast grows subscriber base in H1

Published 03 Aug 2017 15:09 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

MTN Ivory Coast showed a positive turnaround in the first half of 2017, according to its parent company. The unit benefited from significant network investments and increased ...

Drogba kicks off on Kirusa's InstaVoice channels service

Published 15 Jul 2017 10:38 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Kirusa's InstaVoice Channels service is introducing ace footballer Didier Yves Drogba Tebily on its InstaVoice channels service after a record of 23 million fan subscriptions ...

Orange taps Pixagility for TV offering in Cote d'Ivoire

Published 30 Jun 2017 10:17 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Pixagility's Cote d'Ivoire subsidiary Pixafrica has been selected by Orange to transport ten HD channels between Pixagility's Paris region teleport and Orange's facilities in ...

VipNET to manage number portability database in Ivory Coast

Published 14 Jun 2017 17:04 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Ivory Coast's national regulator Artci announced that telecom service provider VipNET has won the tender to manage the country's number portability database, working in ...

Orange launches TV service in Ivory Coast

Published 08 Jun 2017 09:46 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Orange's fixed and mobile customers in Ivory Coast are now offered a new VoD rental service with a range of African and international content, as well as a selection of TV ...

Visa establishes regional headquarters in Cote D'Ivoire

Published 04 May 2017 15:01 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Visa has announced that it has opened its regional headquarters for the Western and Central Africa region in Abidjan, Cote D'Ivoire. Visa staff will work with local ...

MTN Cote d'Ivoire Q1 revenue grows 9.4%

Published 04 May 2017 14:53 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

MTN Cote d'Ivoire reported 9.4 percent revenue growth in the first quarter. Data revenue increased 84.1 percent while mobile money revenue increased by 32.5 percent after a ...

Ivory Coast looks for number portability adminstrator

Published 06 Apr 2017 11:25 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Ivory Coast's national regulator Artci has launched the process to appoint a third party for the management of the country's number portability database, working in ...

Glo backs African research summit in Cote d'Ivoire

Published 31 Mar 2017 11:30 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Globacom has been announced as the telecommunication partner of the third Annual Conference and fourth Annual General Meeting of the West and Central African Research and ...

BCEAO blocks Orange Money transfers towards France

Published 17 Mar 2017 09:03 CET | Africa, Cote d'Ivoire, Mali, Senegal

The Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO) has ruled that the Orange group must stop offering money transfers originating from countries belonging to the West African ...

MTN Cote d'Ivoire FY revenue falls 2%, subscribers up 13.6%

Published 02 Mar 2017 10:37 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

MTN Ivory Coast total revenue decreased by 2.0 percent for the financial year ending 31 December 2016 because of lower outgoing voice revenue, hit by a drop in the effective ...

 




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