Microsoft launches 4Afrika smartphone with Huawei

Tuesday 5 February 2013 | 10:09 CET | News
Microsoft has introduced the Microsoft 4Afrika Initiative, a new effort through which the company will actively engage in Africa's economic development to improve its global competitiveness. By 2016, the 4Afrika Initiative plans to help place tens of millions of smart devices in the hands of African youth, bring 1 million African small and medium-sized enterprises online, upskill 100,000 members of Africa's existing workforce, and help an additional 100,000 recent graduates develop employability skills, 75 percent of whom Microsoft will help place in jobs. As a first step toward increasing

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei China / Microsoft / Nokia / Qualcomm
Countries: Africa
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