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Tuesday, 28 July 2015 20:36

MasterCard have opened its digital security facility to its customers, driving further collaboration on key issues that can deliver greater payments peace of mind

Located in England, the MasterCard DigiSec Lab is focused on proactively testing threats to all forms of digital payments in coordination with government security agencies and leading academics.

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 20:34

According to the World Bank, the economy is set to grow by an estimated 7.2 percent this year with the emergence of disruptive technologies such as fibre optic cable technology

Business Connexion Tanzania has been in operation since 2000, with a strong focus on financial services, telecoms, energy and mining and the public sector.

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 20:32

Africa’s dynamic and ever changing market conditions not only present enormous opportunities but it also constantly threatens the ability of companies to expand and trade to their full potential

Greater levels of trade will fuel Africa’s growth but companies need to be better positioned to seize the opportunities by improving their working capital management capabilities and access to finance to fund these opportunities.

Wednesday, 22 July 2015 05:46

Mahindra Comviva in association with Ovum Consulting, have released a research study on the role of software intelligence in network transformation

The study encapsulates the uptake of faster and increased innovative services with shift from hardware-centric to software-centric networks.

Thursday, 11 June 2015 13:17

A growing focus on promoting sound corporate governance and enforcing regulatory compliance from the Nigerian government is driving interest in enterprise business applications in Nigeria

According to Magnus Nmonwu, Regional Director for Sage West Africa, who says that Nigeria’s government and tax authorities are taking a tougher line on compliance than ever before.

The convenience of a virtual classroom is becoming a must-have as schedules get busier and demand increases by global participants who want in-person opportunities for training

To answer this need, global IT association ISACA and Deloitte LLP have developed virtual instructor led training (VILT), which offers online personal interaction between students and an experienced instructor.

Thursday, 11 June 2015 13:08

The Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (a member of, the Islamic Development Bank Group) and the Government of Cote d’Ivoire, will hold a landmark forum to be held in Abidjan on the 17th – 18th September 2015

The event will be the first Islamic finance forum held in Cote d’Ivoire and aims at stimulating development of the local and international market of Islamic finance in Africa.

Tuesday, 09 June 2015 06:26

According to Compass Plus research, an international provider of retail banking and electronic payments software, shows mobile payments, NFC and contactless technology will reach mass adoption within five years

Based on the views of more than 190 payments and banking experts from across the globe, found that nearly a third of the respondents think that mobile payments will go mainstream in their region in the next five years (31.3 percent).

Tuesday, 09 June 2015 06:25

SimbaPay, a leading digital money transfer provider, announced the launch of the first product in the world that allows Kenyans living abroad to make M-Pesa PayBill payments

M-Pesa PayBill is an M-Pesa service that has previously only been available to Safaricom M-Pesa subscribers in Kenya and allows the subscribers to pay hunderds of vendors via M-Pesa.

Tuesday, 09 June 2015 06:22

Ecobank, the leading pan-African bank with operations in 36 countries across the continent, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ade Ayeyemi as its new Group Chief Executive Officer

His appointment is effective from 1 September 2015 who will replace Albert Essien, who retires on 30 June, 2015 after 25 years of meritorious service with the Group.