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Telkom ties up with Samsung and govt to trace spread of Covid-19 via mobile tracking

Friday 3 April 2020 | 10:09 CET | News
Telkom South Africa has announced a partnership with Samsung and the government to develop a novel track and trace system to identify people who may have contracted Covid-19. It is being developed alongside the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). It takes account of South Africa's unique circumstances, which include income inequality, poverty and overcrowding, the group said. 

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Companies: Samsung / Telkom
Countries: South Africa
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