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Samsung partners Veritree to manage tree-planting initiative in Madagascar

Published 05 Jan 2022 10:50 CET | Madagascar, World

Samsung Electronics America is launching a new nature-based project to take actions that support a healthy climate and planet. The company has set a goal to plant 2 million ...

Axian partners with Zattoo TV platform to bring IPTV & OTT service to Madagascar

Published 10 Dec 2021 14:19 CET | Madagascar

TV streaming platform Zattoo has announced a new partnership with the Axian Group. Telma, an Axian Group subsidiary and the biggest telecoms operator in the Indian Ocean, is ...

Airtel completes sales of Madagascar towers to Helios Towers

Published 03 Nov 2021 16:26 CET | Madagascar

Airtel Africa said it has completed the sale of its telecom tower company in Madagascar to Helios Towers for USD 51.7 million. Under the terms of the deal, the group's Airtel ...

COMESA approves merger of Helios, Malawi Towers and Madagascar Towers

Published 01 Oct 2021 10:20 CET | Madagascar, Malawi

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) Competition Commission (CCC) has approved the proposed acquisition by Helios Towers of the shares in Madagascar ...

Orange names new CEOs for subsidiaries in Cameroon, Madagascar and Mauritius

Published 28 Jul 2021 09:41 CET | Cameroon, Madagascar, Mauritius

Orange has appointed new CEOs for three of its subsidiaries in Africa, in agreement with its local partners and during board of directors' meetings of its subsidiaries. ...

Telma connects to METISS cable to enhance broadband

Published 24 Mar 2021 10:24 CET | Madagascar

Madagascan national telecommunications operator Telma is now connected to MElting poT Indianoceanic Submarine System (METISS), a EUR 50 million fibre-optic cable system ...

IFC supports Orange Money to expand financial services in Madagascar

Published 23 Mar 2021 15:15 CET | Madagascar

The World Bank's IFC and Orange Money Madagascar have signed an agreement to help the company increase financial inclusion in the country, particularly among women and those ...

Airtel sells towers in Madagascar, Malawi, Chad and Gabon to Helios

Published 23 Mar 2021 10:33 CET | Africa, Chad, Gabon, Madagascar, Malawi

Helios Towers has signed agreements with Airtel Africa to acquire its passive infrastructure operating companies in Madagascar and Malawi, and enter an exclusive Memorandum ...

Orange and Telma top nPerf mobile internet performance study in Madagascar

Published 17 Feb 2021 10:20 CET | Madagascar

Orange and Telma have earned the title of Madagascar's best mobile internet providers in the latest benchmark study compiled by internet speed test site nPerf, based on ...

Orange Madagascar minority investors sell 16% stake

Published 04 Feb 2021 10:29 CET | Madagascar

A consortium of minority investors led by Terra Mauricia and Kibo Fund divested its 16 percent stake in Orange Madagascar in January, after ten years supporting Orange's ...

Malagasy govt cuts telecom tax to 8% in 2021 finance law

Published 23 Nov 2020 10:51 CET | Madagascar

The government of Madagascar has reduced the excise duty to 8 percent on telecommunications, Ecofin reported. The tax had risen from 8 percent to 10 percent in the 2020 ...

Madagascar orders Telma to suspend 5G network

Published 30 Jul 2020 11:23 CET | Madagascar

The Agency for Regulation of Technology and Communication (ARTEC) in Madagascar ordered Telecom Malagasy (Telma) to suspend its 5G services and place all antennas under seal ...

Telma, Ericsson launch commercial 5G services in Madagascar

Published 30 Jun 2020 17:55 CET | Madagascar

Telma Madagascar switched on its 5G commercial network powered by Ericsson to offer subscribers high-speed services enabled by the new generation of mobile connectivity. The ...

Helios Towers eyes African expansion using USD 450 mln new funds

Published 12 Jun 2020 09:43 CET | Africa, Egypt, Ethiopia, Madagascar, Morocco

Helios Towers plans to use about USD 450 million in newly raised funds to expand into African countries including Ethiopia, reviving an expansion plan that was put on hold by ...

Telma launches LTE-A services in Madagascar

Published 26 Mar 2020 08:12 CET | Madagascar

Telma has announced that 80 percent of the population in Madagascar can now access LTE-A services with speeds described as double that of LTE. The operator said that its ...

Madagascar reinstates telecom excise duty at 10%

Published 11 Mar 2020 13:20 CET | Madagascar

The government of Madagascar has brought telecom excise duty back to 10 percent from 8 percent, after the tax reduction did not yield the expected results, Ecofin reported ...

Madagascar to switch to DTT on 17 June

Published 03 Feb 2020 11:30 CET | Madagascar

Madagascar has announced plans to switch to digital terrestrial television (DTT) on 17 June, NexTVame reported. The information was recently provided by the Ministry of ...

Madagascar inks deal with China to upgrade telecom network

Published 05 Dec 2019 13:43 CET | Madagascar

Madagascar has signed an agreement to benefit from China's expertise for the modernisation of its telecom network, Ecofin reported. The Madagascar government plans new ...

Ericsson helps Telma upgrade mobile network in Madagascar

Published 02 Oct 2019 17:48 CET | Madagascar

Telma's CEO Patrick Pisal Hamida told the press in Madagascar that the operator signed a USD 100 million contract with Ericsson in July, covering the 2019-2023 period. As ...

Blueline ties up with MoTV to launch new OTT TV experience in Madagascar

Published 12 Sep 2019 10:39 CET | Madagascar

Blueline, a telecom and Pay TV operator in Madagascar, and European service provider moTV.eu have announced a partnership to launch new OTT television experiences in the ...

Airtel Madagascar names Kapuku as new MD

Published 30 Apr 2019 10:10 CET | Madagascar

According to Kapuku, Airtel Madagascar will aggressively pursue more widespread adoption of its mobile money service Airtel Money as a way to improve earnings. Kapuku began ...

Baobab+ ties up with PayJoy for device finance in Senegal, Cote d'Ivoire and Madagascar

Published 12 Oct 2018 13:27 CET | Cote d'Ivoire, Madagascar, Senegal

Digital financial group Baobab+ is tying up with PayJoy's Checkout platform, including its proprietary Lock technology, to offer device finance for solar home systems and ...

Orange tops nPerf's mobile internet speed ranking in Madagascar

Published 26 Sep 2018 11:21 CET | Madagascar

Orange provided the best mobile internet speed in Madagascar in the first half of the year, according to internet speed test site NPerf. A total of over 6,000 speed tests ...

Orange Madagascar expands financial services with micro-loans and saving products

Published 09 May 2018 12:45 CET | Madagascar

Orange Madagascar has expanded the range of services available to Orange Money customers with the launch of two 'M-Kajy' financial products, a pico loan charging a fixed rate ...

Airtel Madagascar officially launches LTE services

Published 05 Dec 2017 12:56 CET | Madagascar

The CEO of Airtel Madagascar, Maixent Bekangba‏, announced on Twitter that the company officially launched its LTE network at a ceremony in Tulear, attended by the country's ...

 




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