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UPDATE 2-Orange official calls Ivory Coast telecoms fire act of 'sabotage' - Reuters
UPDATE 2-Orange official calls Ivory Coast telecoms fire act of 'sabotage'  Reuters

A fire and other damage last month at a facility of French telecoms group Orange in Ivory Coast appears to have been an act of professional "sabotage", a top ...


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast VoD startup StarNews Mobile quietly hits big numbers - Disrupt Africa
Ivory Coast VoD startup StarNews Mobile quietly hits big numbers  Disrupt Africa

The African video on demand (VoD) space has been much-hyped for years, but there is little evidence of any tangible successes.


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange telecoms facility fire in Ivory Coast appears to be criminal act -minister - Reuters Africa
Orange telecoms facility fire in Ivory Coast appears to be criminal act -minister  Reuters Africa

A fire last month that gutted a facility of French telecoms group Orange in Ivory Coast, disrupting *service* for weeks, appears to have been the result of a criminal ...


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ICoast eyes better online access with satellite broadband - Phys.Org
ICoast eyes better online access with satellite broadband  Phys.Org

Abu Dhabi's Yahsat on Monday launched its satellite broadband *service* in Ivory Coast in a bid to boost internet access in this west African nation where only 27 ...


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MUST SEE: Africa’s most popular video streaming sites - IT News Africa
MUST SEE: Africa’s most popular video streaming sites  IT News Africa

Despite the major infrastructural challenges that Africa faces - such as low connectivity and the high cost of data, the number of video streaming platforms.


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Moov Cote d'Ivoire to be 'swallowed' by Maroc Telecom - Biztech Africa
Moov Cote d'Ivoire to be 'swallowed' by Maroc Telecom  Biztech Africa

Atlantique Telecom Côte d'Ivoire, which trades as Moov Côte d'Ivoire (Moov CI), is about to be acquired by Maroc Telecom, the Ivorian government announced ...


Fri, 09 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Standard Chartered launches digital-only bank in Ivory Coast - Financial Times
Standard Chartered launches digital-only bank in Ivory Coast  Financial Times

*Service* is part of fightback against telcos and test bed for global offering.


Tue, 13 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast to invest $165 mln to expand fiber optic network - Reuters
Ivory Coast to invest $165 mln to expand fiber optic network  Reuters

Ivory Coast will invest 100 billion CFA francs ($165.39 million) to lay an additional 5000 km (3100 miles) of fiber optic cables as it seeks to expand its nascent ...


Thu, 17 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom completes Moov takeover for 474 million euros - Biztech Africa
Maroc Telecom completes Moov takeover for 474 million euros  Biztech Africa

Maroc Telecom said this week that it has completed the takeover of all Moov operations in six African countries to the total value of 474 million euros.


Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
CORRECTED-Ivory Coast withdraws four mobile licenses over back taxes - Reuters
CORRECTED-Ivory Coast withdraws four mobile licenses over back taxes  Reuters

Corrects story from June 24 to clarify that measures do not constitute nationalisation and explain that operators losing licenses will be brought into new company ...


Thu, 25 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Cote d'Ivoire hopes to implement MNP by end-2017 - TeleGeography
Cote d'Ivoire hopes to implement MNP by end-2017  TeleGeography

Cote d'Ivoire. The Regulatory Authority for Telecommunications in Cote d'Ivoire (Autorite de Regulation des Telecommunications de Cote d'Ivoire, ARTCI) has ...


Fri, 07 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom : 2017 Consolidated Results Paris Stock Exchange:IAM - GlobeNewswire
Maroc Telecom : 2017 Consolidated Results Paris Stock Exchange:IAM  GlobeNewswire

2017 CONSOLIDATED RESULTS. Achievements exceeding announced targets: 5.5% growth in Group customer base, nearly reaching 57 million customers;.


Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
10 Musicians From Côte d'Ivoire You Should Be Listening To - Okayafrica
10 Musicians From Côte d'Ivoire You Should Be Listening To  Okayafrica

The year 1999 marked Ivory Coast's first military coup as well as the birth of the genre Coupé-Décalé. The genre was pushed forward by DJs in France and on ...


Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cote d'Ivoire chooses MNP manager - TeleGeography
Cote d'Ivoire chooses MNP manager  TeleGeography

Cote d'Ivoire. The Regulatory Authority for Telecommunications in Cote d'Ivoire (Autorite de Regulation des Telecommunications de Cote d'Ivoire, ARTCI) has ...


Wed, 14 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
The Major Telcos Funding Startups In West Africa - TechCabal
The Major Telcos Funding Startups In West Africa  TechCabal

Telcos are a very important part of the startup ecosystem, for one many startups deliver their products and services via mobile networks and the internet which ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
CBA to launch M-Shwari loan service in Ivory Coast next year - Daily Nation
CBA to launch M-Shwari loan service in Ivory Coast next year  Daily Nation

The Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) plans to launch its mobile banking *service* M-Shwari in Ivory Coast in quarter three of next year.


Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat completes sale of operations to Maroc Telecom - gulfnews.com
Etisalat completes sale of operations to Maroc Telecom  gulfnews.com

The French-speaking West African operations provide both mobile voice and data services and operate under the Moov brand.


Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Togo govt summons Etisalat, Maroc Telecom over Moov deal - Biztech Africa
Togo govt summons Etisalat, Maroc Telecom over Moov deal  Biztech Africa

The Togolese government has met with Etisalat and Maroc Telecom officials in the capital Lomé to discuss the issue of Moov Togo, which the Moroccan telecom ...


Sun, 11 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Africa’s mobile operators - BusinessTech
Africa’s mobile operators  BusinessTech

South Africa is far down the list of countries in Africa when it comes to the number of mobile operators within a country.


Tue, 27 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT
7 mobile operators is too many for Ivory Coast: Govt - Biztech Africa
7 mobile operators is too many for Ivory Coast: Govt  Biztech Africa

Ivory Coast Posts and ICT minister Bruno Nabagné Kone says that seven mobile operators may be too many for the country, and that the government may be ...


Mon, 09 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
MTN plans $250 mln Ivory Coast telecom network upgrade - Reuters
MTN plans $250 mln Ivory Coast telecom network upgrade  Reuters

MTN Group, Africa's biggest telecommunications operator, plans to spend around 120 billion CFA francs ($250 million) upgrading its network in Ivory Coast, the ...


Thu, 05 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
LPTIC wins fourth mobile licence in Ivory Coast | - Libya Herald
LPTIC wins fourth mobile licence in Ivory Coast |  Libya Herald

By Sami Zaptia. LPTIC announced that it had won the fourth mobile operating licence in Ivory Coast. Tripoli, 18 September 2016: The Libyan Post ...


Sun, 18 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
MTN is Ivory Coast mobile market leader | Telecoms News in Ivory Coast - Biztech Africa
MTN is Ivory Coast mobile market leader | Telecoms News in Ivory Coast  Biztech Africa

With eight million subscribers out of a population of 22 million, South Africa's mobile operator MTN has claimed the title of mobile market leader in Ivory Coast.


Mon, 26 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast: Orange Group launches Orange TV - Medafrica Times
Ivory Coast: Orange Group launches Orange TV  Medafrica Times

French giant telecommunication operator, Orange Côte d'Ivoire has launched its new *service* “TV Orange” in the West African nation, local media reported.


Wed, 07 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Togo: Moov gets 3G network license - Celebrating Progress Africa
Togo: Moov gets 3G network license  Celebrating Progress Africa

Moov Togo, a majority-owned subsidiary of Maroc Telecom, has finally been given the official go-ahead from the Togo government to launch its 3G mobile serv.


Wed, 09 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast Has Banned Selling of SIM Cards to Persons Under the Age of 16 - PC Tech Magazine
Ivory Coast Has Banned Selling of SIM Cards to Persons Under the Age of 16  PC Tech Magazine

According to reports by Africa News, the government of the Ivory Coast has published a number of decrees on telecommunication operations in the country ...


Fri, 24 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators - PR Newswire
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators  PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Africa - Mobile Voice ...


Mon, 04 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Live music in Gabon - Music In Africa
Live music in Gabon  Music In Africa

By Brian Booth Live music is still popular in Gabon and has been since the 1960s. Lip-syncing became popular in the 1990s with the arrival of hip hop. Very few ...


Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT

Endeavour Mining starts construction of Ity CIL project in in Cote d'Ivoire - Mining Review
Endeavour Mining starts construction of Ity CIL project in in Cote d'Ivoire  Mining Review

Endeavour Mining has started construction efforts for its Ity CIL project at its mine in Cote d'Ivoire following robust results from its optimisation study.


Thu, 21 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Endeavour sells its mine in Ghana - MINING.com
Endeavour sells its mine in Ghana  MINING.com

Following a $54 million impairment charge in its Nzema mine, located approximately 70km from Takoradi in southwestern Ghana, Endeavour Mining (TSX:EDV) ...


Thu, 04 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Comium shut down and nationalized in Ivory Coast - The Point
Comium shut down and nationalized in Ivory Coast  The Point

Comium Ivory Coast, woke up to the news of their Chief Executive Officer, CEO and Chief Financial Officer CFO jumping ship heading for Dubai with...


Wed, 20 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
MTN plans $250 mln Ivory Coast telecom network upgrade - Reuters
MTN plans $250 mln Ivory Coast telecom network upgrade  Reuters

MTN Group, Africa's biggest telecommunications operator, plans to spend around 120 billion CFA francs ($250 million) upgrading its network in Ivory Coast, the ...


Thu, 05 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
belgin koz transforms 120-year-old residence into boutique hotel - Designboom
belgin koz transforms 120-year-old residence into boutique hotel  Designboom

a ramshackle residential building from the russian invasion period in turkey has been transformed into a boutique hotel by belgin koz architects.


Sat, 27 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
The State Of Randgold's Affairs: What To Expect - Seeking Alpha
The State Of Randgold's Affairs: What To Expect  Seeking Alpha

Randgold remains one of the most structurally sound investments among gold producers with quality assets and strong cash flow. Fourth-quarter results are ...


Wed, 23 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Miners I'm Buying And Why - Part X: FOMO Speculation Vs. Cheap Resource Value; A Baker's Half Dozen Set To Rise - Small-Cap Stock Observer - Seeking Alpha
Miners I'm Buying And Why - Part X: FOMO Speculation Vs. Cheap Resource Value; A Baker's Half Dozen Set To Rise - Small-Cap Stock Observer  Seeking Alpha

Develop A Winning System To Identify Value And Track Prices-Long Before Acting Science and art, or if you prefer skill and luck, are both needed for consistent.


Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Teranga Gold - What The Analysts Are Overlooking - Seeking Alpha
Teranga Gold - What The Analysts Are Overlooking  Seeking Alpha

Teranga seems undervalued and there are some major catalysts for the company that analysts have missed. I analyse the funding of Banfora, Sabodala mine ...


Thu, 02 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Goethe-Zentrum Kampala releases activism songs - Music In Africa
Goethe-Zentrum Kampala releases activism songs  Music In Africa

Goethe-Zentrum Kampala has released two songs that were part of the Your Music Your Voice activism project held in October 2017.


Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Endeavour Mining pours first gold at Houndé ahead of schedule - Mining Review
Endeavour Mining pours first gold at Houndé ahead of schedule  Mining Review

Endeavour Mining poured its first gold at its Houndé Gold Mine in Burkina Faso on 18 October, 2017 - the pour yielded approximately 980 oz of gold.


Fri, 20 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
This Weekend's Kids & Family Activities in Bronx - NY Metro Parents
This Weekend's Kids & Family Activities in Bronx  NY Metro Parents

Fun and educational kids and family activities are abound this weekend in the Bronx! Interested in theater and museums? Want to go to book reading or concert ...


Wed, 11 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africa’s mobile operators - BusinessTech
Africa’s mobile operators  BusinessTech

South Africa is far down the list of countries in Africa when it comes to the number of mobile operators within a country.


Tue, 27 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Puma Unveil Nine New African Nations 2012 Kits – Namibia's Is Particularly Snazzy (Photos) - Who Ate All The Pies
Puma Unveil Nine New African Nations 2012 Kits – Namibia's Is Particularly Snazzy (Photos)  Who Ate All The Pies

By Chris Wright. Puma held a bit of a bash at the Design Museum in London last night to formally unveil their latest nine creations for next January's African Cup ...


Tue, 08 Nov 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators - PR Newswire
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators  PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Africa - Mobile Voice ...


Mon, 04 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
TGIF: Happenings — what's coming up in Northeast Ohio starting Dec. 4 - News-Herald.com
TGIF: Happenings — what's coming up in Northeast Ohio starting Dec. 4  News-Herald.com

Here is a brief rundown of some coming entertainment options in Northeast Ohio. Make submissions for consideration via email. You must include a phone ...


Wed, 02 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT
ITRS 2.0: Heterogeneous integration - ElectroIQ
ITRS 2.0: Heterogeneous integration  ElectroIQ

Interconnecting transistors and other components in the IC, in the package, on the printed circuit board and at the system and global network level, are where the ...


Wed, 30 May 2018 05:53:47 GMT
Euro 2016: How to pronounce difficult player names, courtesy of UEFA - SkySports
Euro 2016: How to pronounce difficult player names, courtesy of UEFA  SkySports

UEFA has released a list of pronunciations for those difficult-to-pronounce player names ahead of Euro 2016 in France.


Thu, 09 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Merge - People/Sightings - Gapers Block
Merge - People/Sightings  Gapers Block

1298 entries. December 31, 2015. Chicago Women Who Owned 2015. I'm stealing the headline from FoGB Veronica Arreola, because it is perfect. There are so ...


Thu, 31 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT
30007 pass March 2015 licensure exam for teachers - Manila Channel
30007 pass March 2015 licensure exam for teachers  Manila Channel

A total of 30007 examinees successfully passed the March 29, 2015 Licensure Examination for Teachers both elementary and secondary.


Sat, 23 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
April 2009 Archives - Jawa Report
April 2009 Archives  Jawa Report

You Rubes Bend Over and Drop Your Wallets. You've got your blatant socialism/fascism at the Federal level well underway; here's some nice creeping ...


Thu, 30 Apr 2009 07:00:00 GMT

Fever-Tree, the World's Leading Premium Mixers, Launches Three New Ginger Expressions Ideal for Mixing with All Spirits, from Gin to Whiskey - Benzinga
Fever-Tree, the World's Leading Premium Mixers, Launches Three New Ginger Expressions Ideal for Mixing with All Spirits, from Gin to Whiskey  Benzinga

BROOKLYN, N.Y., March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Fever-Tree, the world's leading producer of premium mixers, today announces the launch of Smoky Ginger ...


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 18:00:00 GMT
Orange Opens Application for 9th Social Venture Prize in Africa, Middle East - Front Page Africa
Orange Opens Application for 9th Social Venture Prize in Africa, Middle East  Front Page Africa

MONROVIA – The 4th of March is the start of the registration of the 9th edition of the Orange Social Venture Prize in Africa and the Middle East. Until May 30 ...


Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here's what you need to know about the 2019 Orange Social Venture Prize - Ventureburn
Here's what you need to know about the 2019 Orange Social Venture Prize  Ventureburn

The 2019 Orange Social Venture Prize is offering three of the best innovative and socially responsible tech startups in Africa and the Middle East a grand total of ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Apply for the Orange Social Venture Prize Africa and Middle East 2019 dedicated to young startups ( up to €25,000 of the prize) - RegionWeek
Apply for the Orange Social Venture Prize Africa and Middle East 2019 dedicated to young startups ( up to €25,000 of the prize)  RegionWeek

Does your startup not exceed three years of existence? Orange Social Venture Prize is here for you. The contest aims to reward the best innovative and socially ...


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Cheap Stocks May Boost West African Bourse After Rotten 2018 - Bloomberg
Cheap Stocks May Boost West African Bourse After Rotten 2018  Bloomberg

Cheap valuations on West Africa's regional stock exchange are tipped to improve its attractiveness as strength in two of the continent's fastest-growing ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Vela, LAFC too much for visiting Portland Timbers - OCRegister
Vela, LAFC too much for visiting Portland Timbers  OCRegister

Last-minute heroics were not needed Sunday night. Piggybacking off last week's stoppage time winner, the Los Angeles Football Club defeated rival Portland ...


Mon, 11 Mar 2019 03:50:00 GMT
Schedule of games during international break: Euro 2020 qualifiers, friendlies and more - World Soccer Talk
Schedule of games during international break: Euro 2020 qualifiers, friendlies and more  World Soccer Talk

In the next 7 days, there are an incredible 88 soccer games scheduled to air on US TV and/or streaming. Take your pick from Euro 2020 qualifiers, international ...


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 21:26:30 GMT
New $20 ‘smartphone’ is coming to Africa - TechCity
New $20 ‘smartphone’ is coming to Africa  TechCity

No, it doesn't run Android. The Sanza's operating system is Kai OS, which itself is a fork of Mozilla's discontinued Firefox OS. Christened Sanza, a new ...


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange's Ivory Coast Network to Be Restored Next Week After Fire - Bloomberg
Orange's Ivory Coast Network to Be Restored Next Week After Fire  Bloomberg

Orange SA said its network in Ivory Coast will be fully restored next week after a fire at a technical facility on April 30 disrupted telecommunication services ...


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Irish people are trolling a UK politician with hilarious 'alternative' takes on Irish history - Independent.ie
Irish people are trolling a UK politician with hilarious 'alternative' takes on Irish history  Independent.ie

Irish people are trolling a British journalist and Conservative politician with their 'alternative' versions of Irish history.


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:27:00 GMT
Baxter Intl (BAX) Position Has Boosted by Starboard Value Lp; Orange Sa (ORAN) Holder Lenox Wealth Management Has Trimmed Its Position by $3.07 Million - The FinExaminer
Baxter Intl (BAX) Position Has Boosted by Starboard Value Lp; Orange Sa (ORAN) Holder Lenox Wealth Management Has Trimmed Its Position by $3.07 Million  The FinExaminer

Starboard Value Lp increased its stake in Baxter Intl Inc (BAX) by 93.2% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Starboard Value Lp bought ...


Sat, 09 Mar 2019 12:29:39 GMT
Refs and Our Uniforms 03/04/2019 - Soccer America
Refs and Our Uniforms 03/04/2019  Soccer America

People who know me associate yours truly with soccer refereeing and theme ties. Soccer Americans know about the refereeing so let me briefly explain the ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 19:21:54 GMT
UPDATE 2-Orange official calls Ivory Coast telecoms fire act of 'sabotage' - Reuters
UPDATE 2-Orange official calls Ivory Coast telecoms fire act of 'sabotage'  Reuters

A fire and other damage last month at a facility of French telecoms group Orange in Ivory Coast appears to have been an act of professional "sabotage", a top ...


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kaiseki, Straight Up With a Twist - The New York Times
Kaiseki, Straight Up With a Twist  The New York Times

Behind an unmarked door inside a cocktail parlor, Odo works virtuosic variations on an elaborate Japanese dining style.


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:32:29 GMT
Orange Said to Partner Ivorian Lender for West African Foray - Bloomberg
Orange Said to Partner Ivorian Lender for West African Foray  Bloomberg

Orange SA is partnering Ivory Coast's Groupe NSIA to start banking operations in West Africa as the telecommunications group accelerates an expansion into ...


Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange telecoms facility fire in Ivory Coast appears to be criminal act -minister - Reuters Africa
Orange telecoms facility fire in Ivory Coast appears to be criminal act -minister  Reuters Africa

A fire last month that gutted a facility of French telecoms group Orange in Ivory Coast, disrupting *service* for weeks, appears to have been the result of a criminal ...


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New on Netflix in March 2019: More Amy Schumer, 'Queer Eye' and 'Arrested Development' - USA TODAY
New on Netflix in March 2019: More Amy Schumer, 'Queer Eye' and 'Arrested Development'  USA TODAY

Netflix's March offerings include *fresh* episodes of "Queer Eye" and "Arrested Development," along with titles starring Idris Elba and Ben Affleck.


Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
A family trapped in the ICoast conflict: Appoline Traore's new film - FRANCE 24
A family trapped in the ICoast conflict: Appoline Traore's new film  FRANCE 24

Ouagadougou (AFP). A new film set during the 2010-11 post-election violence in Ivory Coast and centred around the courage of a 12-year-old girl, premiered ...


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Here are the 20 startups selected for the World Bank's L'Afrique Excelle accelerator - Ventureburn
Here are the 20 startups selected for the World Bank's L'Afrique Excelle accelerator  Ventureburn

L'Afrique Excelle, the francophone edition of the World Bank's XL Africa accelerator, has announced the 20 startups selected to participate in the programme.


Wed, 13 Mar 2019 12:25:03 GMT
Microsoft Com (MSFT) Shareholder Cedar Hill Associates Boosted Its Stake by $382,790; Orange Sa (ORAN) Shareholder Lenox Wealth Management Has Lowered Its Stake as Valuation Declined - The FinExaminer
Microsoft Com (MSFT) Shareholder Cedar Hill Associates Boosted Its Stake by $382,790; Orange Sa (ORAN) Shareholder Lenox Wealth Management Has Lowered Its Stake as Valuation Declined  The FinExaminer

Cedar Hill Associates Llc increased its stake in Microsoft Corp Com (MSFT) by 11.72% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cedar Hill ...


Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Man with the moves - Telegraph India
Man with the moves  Telegraph India

A man from the small African nation of Ivory Coast has made a big impact on his housing complex at Uniworld City in New Town.


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
CEO confirms Netflix won't be a part of Apple's new video play - Cordcutters
CEO confirms Netflix won't be a part of Apple's new video play  Cordcutters

In a move that should surprise absolutely nobody who's been paying attention for the past several years, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings on Monday said that you ...


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:56:49 GMT
Routes: Delta at OAK + A380, Alaska, Southwest, United, Qatar, El Al, Virgin Atlantic, more - Chron.com
Routes: Delta at OAK + A380, Alaska, Southwest, United, Qatar, El Al, Virgin Atlantic, more  Chron.com

In airline route news, Delta will go year-round on a key route out of Oakland; Three A380s head to Hawaii; Alaska adds a spoke to its Seattle hub and finally ...


Sat, 09 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
ICoast eyes better online access with satellite broadband - Phys.Org
ICoast eyes better online access with satellite broadband  Phys.Org

Abu Dhabi's Yahsat on Monday launched its satellite broadband *service* in Ivory Coast in a bid to boost internet access in this west African nation where only 27 ...


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Côte d’Ivoire’s opens Cosmos Yopougon mall aimed at working class - Quartz
Côte d’Ivoire’s opens Cosmos Yopougon mall aimed at working class  Quartz

Côte d'Ivoire's post-war recovery has been lauded around the world, and the development of a new mall is a sign that the optimism has a solid foundation.


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Africa needs to beef up cyber security urgently: experts - Phys.Org
Africa needs to beef up cyber security urgently: experts  Phys.Org

Africa is being increasingly targeted by hackers and must invest in cyber security, industry leaders said at the third Africa Cyber Security Conference closing ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New telco Orange Ivory Coast established - ITWeb Africa
New telco Orange Ivory Coast established  ITWeb Africa

The Ivorian government has signed a merger deal with the Orange Group that will give the French telco greater control in the national fixed line carrier, Ivory ...


Wed, 04 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Orange Opens New Downtown Store And 24/7 Orange Bank - Front Page Africa
Orange Opens New Downtown Store And 24/7 Orange Bank  Front Page Africa

MONROVIA – In furtherance of its mission to provide an unparalleled customer experience, the Management of Orange Liberia has formally opened a new store ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange to build US$50m new headquarters in Côte d'Ivoire - ITWeb Africa
Orange to build US$50m new headquarters in Côte d'Ivoire  ITWeb Africa

French telecommunications firm Orange has begun with the construction of new headquarters in Côte d'Ivoire. Stéphane Richard, Orange Group CEO, said the ...


Tue, 28 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa - africanews
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa  africanews

Two of Africa's largest mobile operators and mobile money providers, Orange Group (www.Orange.com) and MTN Group (www.MTN.com), today announced a ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
mAgri and the woman driving innovation - ICT Update
mAgri and the woman driving innovation  ICT Update

Naledi Magowe is young entrepreneur who is passionate about bridging the digital gap for rural populations by connecting the unconnected using mobile ...


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Poor Ivory Coast pupils' ray of hope: solar backpacks - Phys.Org
Poor Ivory Coast pupils' ray of hope: solar backpacks  Phys.Org

The equatorial sun has been up for about an hour as a gaggle of children set off from the Ivorian village of Allepilla on their hour-long trek to school.


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A Visual Alphabet for an Oral Language from the Ivory Coast - Hyperallergic
A Visual Alphabet for an Oral Language from the Ivory Coast  Hyperallergic

The Bété people did not have a writing system for their spoken language, so Frédéric Bruly Bouabré created one and used it to describe the scenes in his ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Cote d'Ivoire Fire “Sabotage”, Claims Orange - Developing Telecoms
Cote d'Ivoire Fire “Sabotage”, Claims Orange  Developing Telecoms

A fire which broke out at an Orange technical centre in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire has been deemed an act of professional “sabotage” by the operator group.


Thu, 17 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Lawyers again urge ICC to release ex-Ivory Coast president - ABC News
Lawyers again urge ICC to release ex-Ivory Coast president  ABC News

(The Associated Press) Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo enters the courtroom of the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands, ...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange to Roll Out Solar Project Targeting African Consumers - Bloomberg
Orange to Roll Out Solar Project Targeting African Consumers  Bloomberg

Orange SA plans to distribute as many as 20000 solar kits in four African countries in partnership with U.K.-based renewable-energy firm BBOXX as an ...


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast Sets Its Sights on Becoming a Startup Hub - OZY
Ivory Coast Sets Its Sights on Becoming a Startup Hub  OZY

Africa's second-fastest-growing economy wants to reduce its dependence on cocoa, in favor of education and tech.


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ALB Telecoms giants team up on mobile money accessibility - Articles - African Law & Business (ALB)
ALB Telecoms giants team up on mobile money accessibility - Articles  African Law & Business (ALB)

Orange and MTN have created a fintech product designed to make mobile payments easier by connecting different mobile payment providers.


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
German Ministry Mocked for Mistaking Ivory Coast for Ireland in Brexit Tweet - Sputnik International
German Ministry Mocked for Mistaking Ivory Coast for Ireland in Brexit Tweet  Sputnik International

A Tweet meant to be a powerful message of commitment to defending Ireland's interests in re-negotiations over the Brexit deal has turned into an ...


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange sets up money compliance centre in Ivory Coast - Mobile World Live
Orange sets up money compliance centre in Ivory Coast  Mobile World Live

A unit established by Orange will manage risk and compliance issues for the group's electronic money activities in four African countries. The announcement ...


Wed, 07 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Orange Cote d'Ivoire absorbs CI-Telecom - TeleGeography
Orange Cote d'Ivoire absorbs CI-Telecom  TeleGeography

Cote d'Ivoire. Orange Cote d'Ivoire has announced the completion of its merger with incumbent fixed line operator Cote d'Ivoire Telecom (CI-Telecom).


Wed, 04 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
The closure of the premises of Orange Niger ordered by the tax authorities - African Daily Voice
The closure of the premises of Orange Niger ordered by the tax authorities  African Daily Voice

NEWSROOM (ADV) – The General Tax Directorate of Niger has ordered the closure of the premises of Orange Niger in Niamey for “non-payment of tax”, ...


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange Studios and Vivendi launch cinemas across Francophone Africa - Quartz Africa
Orange Studios and Vivendi launch cinemas across Francophone Africa  Quartz Africa

As recently as 2015, there were no cinemas in Cameroon and filmmakers bold enough to brave the odds could only get their movies across to audiences ...


Fri, 27 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ORANGE Opens New Downtown Store; 24/7 ORANGE Bank - Liberian Daily Observer
ORANGE Opens New Downtown Store; 24/7 ORANGE Bank  Liberian Daily Observer

In furtherance of its mission to provide an unparalleled customer experience, the Management of Orange Liberia has formally opened a new store located at ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
After a successful decade in Africa, Orange Money eyes European expansion - Total Telecom
After a successful decade in Africa, Orange Money eyes European expansion  Total Telecom

Orange Money is a key part of Orange Group's strategy to diversify its international product offering.


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Irish flag and the Ivory Coast flag - the two most confused flags in the world - IrishCentral
The Irish flag and the Ivory Coast flag - the two most confused flags in the world  IrishCentral

We explain the difference between the Ivory Cost flag and the Ireland flag and why they look so similar.


Thu, 24 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
France's Orange enters African off-grid solar market - pv magazine International
France's Orange enters African off-grid solar market  pv magazine International

The French multinational telecommunications corporation has announced a plan to begin providing off-grid solar solutions to Burkina Faso and, at a later stage, ...


Wed, 28 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cellphone Traffic Is the Crystal Ball for Violence Here - OZY
Cellphone Traffic Is the Crystal Ball for Violence Here  OZY

Phone lines get jammed after riots or terrorism, but in this West Africa nation, cellphone traffic picks up just before the violence.


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
First Nonstop Flights From LAX to Africa to Begin Next Month - Los Angeles Business Journal
First Nonstop Flights From LAX to Africa to Begin Next Month  Los Angeles Business Journal

Los Angeles International Airport will get its first nonstop flight to Africa starting next month as Ethiopian Airlines launches *service* from LAX to Togo and then ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Will Ivory Coast's Gbagbo, acquitted at ICC, return home? - ABC News
Will Ivory Coast's Gbagbo, acquitted at ICC, return home?  ABC News

The acquittal at the International Criminal Court of Ivory Coast's former President Laurent Gbagbo on crimes against humanity is making waves in the West ...


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange Park woman sworn in as new U.S. citizen - Clay Today Online
Orange Park woman sworn in as new U.S. citizen  Clay Today Online

JACKSONVILLE – When a person becomes a U.S. citizen, the naturalization ceremonies are usually emotional, tight-knit affairs with maybe 150 witnesses in a ...


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast inaugurates new senate amid opposition criticism - Reuters
Ivory Coast inaugurates new senate amid opposition criticism  Reuters

Ivory Coast inaugurated on Thursday its first senate, an upper house to the West African nation's parliament that President Alassane Ouattara called a "chamber ...


Thu, 12 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Côte d'Ivoire secures US$130 million loan to complete fibre optic network - ITWeb Africa
Côte d'Ivoire secures US$130 million loan to complete fibre optic network  ITWeb Africa

The National Agency for Côte d'Ivoire's Universal Telecommunications and ICT (ANSUT) has secured a loan of FCAF71 billion (approximately US$130 million) ...


Thu, 05 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ex-Ivory Coast leader released by international court - Raleigh News & Observer
Ex-Ivory Coast leader released by international court  Raleigh News & Observer

Ivory Coast's ex-president and a former youth minister were released from International Criminal Court custody Friday, more than two weeks after they were ...


Fri, 01 Feb 2019 22:51:00 GMT
Vivendi's Canal+ backs African TV dramas as European sales suffer - Reuters
Vivendi's Canal+ backs African TV dramas as European sales suffer  Reuters

ABIDJAN (Reuters) - On a muddy side-street in Abidjan, Alex Ogou directs his cast of young locals in a TV drama about gangsters in Ivory Coast that French ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange to invest in West African subsea initiative - Total Telecom
Orange to invest in West African subsea initiative  Total Telecom

Sub-Saharan Africa and the MENA regions are key areas of focus for Orange, as it looks to grow its overseas presence.


Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Data, mobile money main revenue drivers for Orange in Africa - Reuters
Data, mobile money main revenue drivers for Orange in Africa  Reuters

ABIDJAN, March 27 (Reuters) - Data and mobile payment services are driving Orange's growth in Africa as voice revenues stagnate, but will eventually be ...


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
For $15K, A Detained African Immigrant Can Reclaim His Freedom - Gothamist
For $15K, A Detained African Immigrant Can Reclaim His Freedom  Gothamist

Adou Kouadio is from the Ivory Coast, where he claims his life was threatened after backing the former president. He crossed the U.S. border from Mexico in ...


Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast: Orange Group launches Orange TV - Medafrica Times
Ivory Coast: Orange Group launches Orange TV  Medafrica Times

French giant telecommunication operator, Orange Côte d'Ivoire has launched its new *service* “TV Orange” in the West African nation, local media reported.


Wed, 07 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
I'm A Celeb's flag challenge caused absolute war on Twitter when they got the Irish one arse-ways - DailyEdge.ie
I'm A Celeb's flag challenge caused absolute war on Twitter when they got the Irish one arse-ways  DailyEdge.ie

CELEBRITIES ARE VERY talented people, for the most part. When it comes to flags, however, there's a blind spot in their knowledge. James McVey and Emily ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Thomas Azier gives an immersive tour of Abidjan, Ivory Coast in the video for 'Vertigo' [405 Premiere] - The 405
Thomas Azier gives an immersive tour of Abidjan, Ivory Coast in the video for 'Vertigo' [405 Premiere]  The 405

Dutch-born artist Thomas Azier has a worldliness that comes shining out through his expressive music. It seems like life is constantly renewing him with ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Accessible Pricing and Fetching Food Make Fleenor's a Welcoming Spot in Santa Ana - Orange Coast Magazine
Accessible Pricing and Fetching Food Make Fleenor's a Welcoming Spot in Santa Ana  Orange Coast Magazine

Downtown Santa Ana's newest full-*service* bistro lures fans with a bit of practical magic—it turns “no” into reasons to return. As in, no Instagram vibe. No high ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Akadi Broadens Portland's Palate for West African Cuisine - Willamette Week
Akadi Broadens Portland's Palate for West African Cuisine  Willamette Week

As a teenager in rural Maine, I was starved for any taste of the broader world. The one time this happened was in August, when migrant workers from all over ...


Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
FC Cincinnati signs midfielder Lamah - WKRC TV Cincinnati
FC Cincinnati signs midfielder Lamah  WKRC TV Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (WKRC) - FC Cincinnati has signed midfielder Roland Lamah. The Orange and Blue selected the Ivorian with the No. 3 selection in the 2018 MLS ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Best Seafood In Orange County! - Orange Coast Magazine
The Best Seafood In Orange County!  Orange Coast Magazine

Above: A seafood spread from Driftwood Kitchen in Laguna Beach Photographs by Mariah Tauger; Illustrations by Justine Wong ...


Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
50 Winning Presents—From Understated to Over-the-Top - Wall Street Journal
50 Winning Presents—From Understated to Over-the-Top  Wall Street Journal

These holiday offerings will satisfy everyone on your list, whether you're trying to please a minimalist—who prefers gifts on the subdued side—or a maximalist ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The giants behind the startups: meet Orange Fab - The Rude Baguette
The giants behind the startups: meet Orange Fab  The Rude Baguette

Meet Orange Fab France, the accelerator of the big French telecom group "Orange". And how they help young startups.


Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C has a new brand colour - and it may look familiar to a global mobile giant - Business Insider South Africa
Cell C has a new brand colour - and it may look familiar to a global mobile giant  Business Insider South Africa

This might limit Cell C's expansion to other African countries in the future, or create the need for a second brand.


Fri, 01 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Now Trending: Frontier style hits the homefront. - OCRegister
Now Trending: Frontier style hits the homefront.  OCRegister

The faux antlers in this large chandelier from Pottery Barn are hand-painted to create a natural look and hold six bulbs in nickel candle cups with ivory sleeves ...


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange Telco Moves Into Digital Banking - Global Finance
Orange Telco Moves Into Digital Banking  Global Finance

French telecom company moves aggressively into the banking sector.


Tue, 01 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Endangered in Ivory Coast: traditional priestesses - Daily Mail
Endangered in Ivory Coast: traditional priestesses  Daily Mail

A school for training komians, or traditional priestesses, opened in 1992 in eastern Ivory Coast but most of its buildings are in disrepair and the school is looking ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange SA (ORAN) CEO Laurent Paillassot on Q3 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
Orange SA (ORAN) CEO Laurent Paillassot on Q3 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  Seeking Alpha

Orange SA (NYSE:ORAN) Q3 2018 Earnings Conference Call October 25, 2018, 02:30 ET Executives Ramon Fernandez - Executive Director, Finance, ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
International Experience Lines FC Cincinnati's Roster - Orange and Blue Press
International Experience Lines FC Cincinnati's Roster  Orange and Blue Press

Last Thursday, FCC announced that two players will take part in the African Cup of Nations qualifying matches scheduled for early September. Midfielder Mike ...


Mon, 03 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN to launch mobile money in Nigeria with Central Bank okay - Quartz
MTN to launch mobile money in Nigeria with Central Bank okay  Quartz

MTN, Africa's largest telecoms company, is doubling down on its Nigeria operations despite a history of billion-dollar fines. The company will apply for a mobile ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ICC judges acquit former Ivory Coast president Gbagbo - Chicago Daily Herald
ICC judges acquit former Ivory Coast president Gbagbo  Chicago Daily Herald

THE HAGUE, Netherlands -- Delivering a stinging defeat to prosecutors at the International Criminal Court, judges on Tuesday acquitted former Ivory Coast ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ex-Ivory Coast leader cleared of crimes against humanity is freed in Belgium ‘under surveillance’ - Daily Mail
Ex-Ivory Coast leader cleared of crimes against humanity is freed in Belgium ‘under surveillance’  Daily Mail

Former Ivory Coast president who was cleared of crimes against humanity has been released 'under surveillance' while an appeal may be launched by ...


Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Speak truth to power: the autumn/winter issue is out now - Dazed
Speak truth to power: the autumn/winter issue is out now  Dazed

M.I.A. and Dev Hynes; two era-defining artists whose music is championed for its openness, its desire to experiment, and for its willingness to speak the truth ...


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
What Pa Konate Brings to FC Cincinnati - Orange and Blue Press
What Pa Konate Brings to FC Cincinnati  Orange and Blue Press

FC Cincinnati announced more player news on Wednesday with their third signing of the summer MLS transfer window. Defender Pa Konate will join the Orange ...


Wed, 01 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Twitter shows no mercy as Germany mixes up Irish & Ivorian flags in Brexit tweet - RT
Twitter shows no mercy as Germany mixes up Irish & Ivorian flags in Brexit tweet  RT

Côte d'Ivoire has unexpectedly found itself in the heat of the Brexit row when the German Foreign Office mixed up its flag with that of Ireland in a tweet. The staff ...


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Africa: Cybercrime Attacks Rise By 30% in Africa - AllAfrica.com
Africa: Cybercrime Attacks Rise By 30% in Africa  AllAfrica.com

Africa is being increasingly targeted by hackers, and must invest in cyber security, industry leaders have said. According to them, cyber threats have no more ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Standard Chartered launches digital-only bank in Ivory Coast - Financial Times
Standard Chartered launches digital-only bank in Ivory Coast  Financial Times

*Service* is part of fightback against telcos and test bed for global offering.


Tue, 13 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cocoa Futures Rally to 18-Month High - Wall Street Journal
Cocoa Futures Rally to 18-Month High  Wall Street Journal

Cocoa futures started the week with a bounce, rising to the highest point in a year and a half.


Mon, 16 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange and Nokia kick off Africa modernization project - Telecoms.com
Orange and Nokia kick off Africa modernization project  Telecoms.com

Orange and Nokia have announced a three-year modernization project to roll out single radio access network and network management technology across ...


Wed, 07 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ACE Submarine Cable Cut Impacts Ten Countries - Dyn Research
ACE Submarine Cable Cut Impacts Ten Countries  Dyn Research

The ACE (African Coast to Europe) submarine cable runs along the west coast of Africa between France and South Africa, connecting 22 countries. It extends ...


Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Incredible transformation of cancer-stricken teenager - Daily Mail
Incredible transformation of cancer-stricken teenager  Daily Mail

Kambou Sie travelled from his hometown of Bondoukou in the Ivory Coast to Italy, where he underwent life-changing surgery on a giant tumour that was ...


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'Dominique was love': Girl saved by groundbreaking surgery dies unexpectedly - Chicago Daily Herald
'Dominique was love': Girl saved by groundbreaking surgery dies unexpectedly  Chicago Daily Herald

The groundbreaking surgery that transformed the life of a little girl built a bond between her family in Africa and her host family here. In the wake of her shocking ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Princess Cruises Adds 10 New Cocktails to Onboard Offerings - Travel Market Report
Princess Cruises Adds 10 New Cocktails to Onboard Offerings  Travel Market Report

Princess Cruises has teamed up with mixologist Rob Floyd to add a number of new cocktails, including a lot with destination-themed ingredients, to its onboard ...


Wed, 08 Aug 2018 15:42:24 GMT
The Major Telcos Funding Startups In West Africa - TechCabal
The Major Telcos Funding Startups In West Africa  TechCabal

Telcos are a very important part of the startup ecosystem, for one many startups deliver their products and services via mobile networks and the internet which ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Hurricane Rosa Brings High Surf to San Diego Coast - Times of San Diego
Hurricane Rosa Brings High Surf to San Diego Coast  Times of San Diego

The remnants of Hurricane Rosa were expected to drop rain in the San Diego region beginning Sunday evening, a National Weather *Service* forecaster said.


Sun, 30 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Egyptian mobile payment company changes hands - Articles - African Law & Business (ALB)
Egyptian mobile payment company changes hands - Articles  African Law & Business (ALB)

Interest in African fintech businesses continues as an Egyptian mobile payment provider changes hands on the private equity market.


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
TE SubCom to extend MainOne Cable System to francophone region - ITWeb Africa
TE SubCom to extend MainOne Cable System to francophone region  ITWeb Africa

TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd company, has secured a contract from connectivity and datacentre solutions provider MainOne to extend its active submarine ...


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast looks to solar vehicles to replace bush taxis - Daily Mail
Ivory Coast looks to solar vehicles to replace bush taxis  Daily Mail

Local politicians are putting great faith in Chinese-made tricycle taxis with rechargable solar energy panels which have been plying routes in Jacqueville, ...


Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2019: See the daily lineup of performers - NOLA.com
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2019: See the daily lineup of performers  NOLA.com

From Earth, Wind and Fire to Jimmy Buffett, see who is performing each day.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Teen Charged in Killing of New Jersey Food Deliveryman: Authorities - NBC New York
Teen Charged in Killing of New Jersey Food Deliveryman: Authorities  NBC New York

A 17-year-old is facing charges in the death of a longtime food deliveryman and father of four who was gunned down while on the job in New Jersey earlier this ...


Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Brazilian fresh orange demand weakens in November - IEG Vu
Brazilian fresh orange demand weakens in November  IEG Vu

Demand for *fresh* oranges in São Paulo state was weak in the first fortnight of November, due to the Brazilian holidays on 2 November (All Souls' Day) and ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
CDFW and Partners Clean-Up Black Market Marijuana Grow in Orange County - CDFW News
CDFW and Partners Clean-Up Black Market Marijuana Grow in Orange County  CDFW News

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) and Orange County Parks (OC Parks) completed a clean-up of a black market marijuana grow at Laguna ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast ask French-born Wolves defender Willy Boly to play for them after fine start to season - Daily Mail
Ivory Coast ask French-born Wolves defender Willy Boly to play for them after fine start to season  Daily Mail

Wolves defender Willy Boly has been offered the chance of an international career by Ivory Coast despite having represented France at junior level.


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
CAF secures massive victory as Ivory Coast agrees to host 2023 Africa Cup of Nations - Ghanasoccernet.com
CAF secures massive victory as Ivory Coast agrees to host 2023 Africa Cup of Nations  Ghanasoccernet.com

CAF President Ahmad secured a major political victory on Tuesday when Ivory Coast agreed to host the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations instead of the 2021 edition.


Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mississippi Senate Runoff: Cindy Hyde-Smith Asked About 'Public Hanging' Comment - NPR
Mississippi Senate Runoff: Cindy Hyde-Smith Asked About 'Public Hanging' Comment  NPR

At a debate Tuesday night, Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith apologized to anyone offended by her "public hanging" remark. Her African-American opponent Mike Espy ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2019 AFCON qualifier: Ivory Coast name strong squad for Guinea clash - Ghanasoccernet.com
2019 AFCON qualifier: Ivory Coast name strong squad for Guinea clash  Ghanasoccernet.com

Ivory Coast coach Ibrahim Kamara have named a strong squad for their crucial 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Guinea this month. The list includes ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

MTN-backed Jumia eyes Africa's start-up debut on NYSE - ITWeb
  1. MTN-backed Jumia eyes Africa's start-up debut on NYSE  ITWeb
  2. Jumia Becomes The First African Start-up To List on the New York Stock Exchange  The African Exponent
  3. Jumia to be first African start-up on NYSE  BBC News
  4. Africa Top10 News  Africa.com
  5. African e-commerce start-up to list in New York  Myjoyonline.com
  6. View full coverage on Google News

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 11:21:00 GMT
Why MTN is building its own messaging app - ITWeb
Why MTN is building its own messaging app  ITWeb

MTN develops its own instant messaging platform, which will be integrated with Mobile Money to form what it hopes will become the 'African WeChat'.


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: We Are Engaging Government - MTN - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: We Are Engaging Government - MTN  AllAfrica.com

MTN has said it is "extensively" engaging government on a number of market developments, key among them licence renewal.


Mon, 11 Mar 2019 09:57:49 GMT
African e-commerce startup Jumia files for IPO on NYSE - TechCrunch
African e-commerce startup Jumia files for IPO on NYSE  TechCrunch

Pan-African e-commerce company Jumia filed for an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange today, per SEC documents and confirmation from CEO Sacha ...


Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile Network Operator Partnership Forged to Deliver Globally Connected IoT Cloud Solution - africanews
Mobile Network Operator Partnership Forged to Deliver Globally Connected IoT Cloud Solution  africanews

Eseye (www.Eseye.com), a global provider of IoT services, is today delighted to announce a partnership with MTN, the leading Africa Mobile Network Operator ...


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Jumia: Africa's First Billion-Dollar Unicorn Files For Its IPO - Seeking Alpha
Jumia: Africa's First Billion-Dollar Unicorn Files For Its IPO  Seeking Alpha

African e-commerce company, Jumia, just filed for a $100m IPO on the NYSE, but will probably seek even more funding. The companies revenues are growing, ...


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 12:15:00 GMT
Deported MTN CEO drags AG to court over illegal deportation - pmldaily.com
Deported MTN CEO drags AG to court over illegal deportation  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA – Deported MTN Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Wim Joris Vanhelleputte has dragged the Attorney General to court, challenging his deportation as ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Africa Top10 Business News - Africa.com
Africa Top10 Business News  Africa.com

Despite the recent tragedy, Ethiopian Airlines (EA) is an example of what other airlines such as South African Airways (SAA) should strive for. The airline, like its ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 18:39:00 GMT
African startups can tap up to six-digit funding with launch of Ampion Ventures - Ventureburn
African startups can tap up to six-digit funding with launch of Ampion Ventures  Ventureburn

Berlin-based company builder Ampion Ventures will provide African tech startups with "up to six-digit funding", says its founder and CEO Fabian-Carlos Guhl.


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:11:11 GMT
African Markets - Factors to watch on March 14 - Reuters Africa
African Markets - Factors to watch on March 14  Reuters Africa

The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on ...


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 05:08:00 GMT
La Liga nets regional partnership with Ivory Coast telco - SportsPro Media
La Liga nets regional partnership with Ivory Coast telco  SportsPro Media

Spanish club soccer organising body partners with MTN Côte d'Ivoire.


Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN completes mobile money IPO in Ghana - Quartz
MTN completes mobile money IPO in Ghana  Quartz

The prospect of consistently using a mobile money *service* to facilitate investing or procure insurance packages would be a significant boost for financial ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN to launch mobile money in Nigeria with Central Bank okay - Quartz
MTN to launch mobile money in Nigeria with Central Bank okay  Quartz

MTN, Africa's largest telecoms company, is doubling down on its Nigeria operations despite a history of billion-dollar fines. The company will apply for a mobile ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Côte d’Ivoire’s opens Cosmos Yopougon mall aimed at working class - Quartz
Côte d’Ivoire’s opens Cosmos Yopougon mall aimed at working class  Quartz

Côte d'Ivoire's post-war recovery has been lauded around the world, and the development of a new mall is a sign that the optimism has a solid foundation.


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Government sells a majority stake in the Uganda Telecom - Spaceflight News
Uganda Government sells a majority stake in the Uganda Telecom  Spaceflight News

The reforms within telecom sector in Uganda republic have offered the country within one of most competitive markets in this region. Entry of the MTN Uganda as ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN settle Nigeria CBN dispute for $53 million - Quartz
MTN settle Nigeria CBN dispute for $53 million  Quartz

Four months after it became embroiled in its latest dispute with Nigerian authorities, MTN is in the clear. Africa's largest telecoms operator says it has paid $53 ...


Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast VoD startup StarNews Mobile quietly hits big numbers - Disrupt Africa
Ivory Coast VoD startup StarNews Mobile quietly hits big numbers  Disrupt Africa

The African video on demand (VoD) space has been much-hyped for years, but there is little evidence of any tangible successes.


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Asa, Mr Eazi to headline the Bassline Fest this Africa Day - North Eastern Tribune
Asa, Mr Eazi to headline the Bassline Fest this Africa Day  North Eastern Tribune

A buzz is coming to Constitutional Hill which sets to see 12 of the continent's freshest entertainers raise the bar at this year's Bassline Festival in celebration of ...


Wed, 13 Mar 2019 06:50:00 GMT
Can MTN survive its troubles in Nigeria? - CNN
Can MTN survive its troubles in Nigeria?  CNN

Africa's biggest telecommunications company MTN is facing more troubling times in Nigeria, one of its biggest markets.


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN eyes scoring $600m from share sale of Africa unicorn Jumia - BizNews
MTN eyes scoring $600m from share sale of Africa unicorn Jumia  BizNews

African online retailer Jumia is planning an initial public offering in New York this year that could value the business at about $1.5 billion.


Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Jumia files for IPO on New York Stock Exchange - Graphic Online - Graphic Online
Jumia files for IPO on New York Stock Exchange - Graphic Online  Graphic Online

Pan-African e-commerce company Jumia filed for an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange today, per SEC documents and confirmation from CEO Sacha ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:09:00 GMT
Asa and Mr Eazi to headline the Bassline Fest on Africa Day - City Buzz
Asa and Mr Eazi to headline the Bassline Fest on Africa Day  City Buzz

Twelve of the continent's freshest entertainers are set to raise the bar this year when the Bassline Fest returns to celebrate Africa Day on 25 May at ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa - africanews
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa  africanews

Two of Africa's largest mobile operators and mobile money providers, Orange Group (www.Orange.com) and MTN Group (www.MTN.com), today announced a ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN could scrap its Nigeria IPO - Quartz
MTN could scrap its Nigeria IPO  Quartz

Africa's largest telecoms operator, MTN may be slowing on plans to launch an initial public offering (IPO) in Nigeria. After agreeing to the IPO as part of a $1.7 ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
LaLiga builds on MTN partnership adding Ivory Coast to its Africa coverage - Inside World Football
LaLiga builds on MTN partnership adding Ivory Coast to its Africa coverage  Inside World Football

21 March – LaLiga has expanded its regional sponsorship coverage with telecoms giant MTN Group into Africa. MTN Ivory Coast joins the company's Iranian ...


Thu, 22 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Ivory Coast launches startup incubator - Disrupt Africa
MTN Ivory Coast launches startup incubator  Disrupt Africa

MTN Ivory Coast has launched the first edition of its startup incubation programme “Y'ello Startup”, designed to help young entrepreneurs design and deploy ...


Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
MTN grows customer base despite Nigeria drama - ITWeb
MTN grows customer base despite Nigeria drama  ITWeb

The group added 2.5 million new subscribers in the third quarter, boosted by strong performances in Nigeria and Ghana, while MTN SA lost customers.


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MEST Africa announces winners of the annual regional startup contest - JBKlutse
MEST Africa announces winners of the annual regional startup contest  JBKlutse

MEST Africa has announced the 5 winners of the annual pan-African regional startup pitch contest. The finalists are moving on to the next ph..


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange's Ivory Coast Network to Be Restored Next Week After Fire - Bloomberg
Orange's Ivory Coast Network to Be Restored Next Week After Fire  Bloomberg

Orange SA said its network in Ivory Coast will be fully restored next week after a fire at a technical facility on April 30 disrupted telecommunication services ...


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Ghana IPO uses mobile money - Quartz Africa
MTN Ghana IPO uses mobile money  Quartz Africa

MTN, Africa's largest telecoms operator, is going public in Ghana—its third largest market in Africa. The initial public offering (IPO) is doubly historic: it is the ...


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Signs Of Progress (And Value) As MTN Group's Turnaround Progresses - Seeking Alpha
Signs Of Progress (And Value) As MTN Group's Turnaround Progresses  Seeking Alpha

MTN Group's first quarter update was a little better than expected, with good growth in Nigeria, Iran, and Ghana offsetting low single-digit growth in South Afr.


Tue, 08 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
TIDAL expands into Africa via MTN partnership - with monthly subs costing $4 (or less) - Music Business Worldwide
TIDAL expands into Africa via MTN partnership - with monthly subs costing $4 (or less)  Music Business Worldwide

Africa is a focal point for the global music industry right now – with Universal Music Group, for one, recently announcing catalog acquisitions in the region and ...


Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 2-Orange official calls Ivory Coast telecoms fire act of 'sabotage' - Reuters
UPDATE 2-Orange official calls Ivory Coast telecoms fire act of 'sabotage'  Reuters

A fire and other damage last month at a facility of French telecoms group Orange in Ivory Coast appears to have been an act of professional "sabotage", a top ...


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria, Ghana and SA markets boost MTN results - ITWeb Africa
Nigeria, Ghana and SA markets boost MTN results  ITWeb Africa

Mobile operator's Chief Executive highlights contribution of three key markets in interim results released today.


Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ICoast eyes better online access with satellite broadband - Phys.Org
ICoast eyes better online access with satellite broadband  Phys.Org

Abu Dhabi's Yahsat on Monday launched its satellite broadband *service* in Ivory Coast in a bid to boost internet access in this west African nation where only 27 ...


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Standard Chartered to launch digital bank in Côte d'Ivoire - Quartz
Standard Chartered to launch digital bank in Côte d'Ivoire  Quartz

Standard Chartered sets up a digital bank in Côte d'Ivoire.


Sat, 17 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Côte d'Ivoire launches new startup incubation programme - ITWeb Africa
MTN Côte d'Ivoire launches new startup incubation programme  ITWeb Africa

Mobile network operator MTN has launched a new incubation programme called Ye'llo Startup in Ivory Coast that aims to help young entrepreneurs to design ...


Wed, 01 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Africa Live this week: MTN settlement over Nigeria $8bn row - BBC News
Africa Live this week: MTN settlement over Nigeria $8bn row  BBC News

That's all from BBC Africa Live for this week. You can keep up-to-date with what's happening across the continent by listening to the Africa Today podcast or ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN loses market share in key markets - ITWeb
MTN loses market share in key markets  ITWeb

Over the past five years, the telco giant has lost market share in SA and Nigeria as well as several other markets.


Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast, Visa partner to pay e-financial services forward - ITWeb Africa
Ivory Coast, Visa partner to pay e-financial services forward  ITWeb Africa

Global payment services company Visa has entered into a formal agreement with the government of the Ivory Coast to digitise government services and extend ...


Wed, 04 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti's Airtel Africa gets Softbank, Singtel $1.25b ahead IPO - Quartz Africa
Bharti's Airtel Africa gets Softbank, Singtel $1.25b ahead IPO  Quartz Africa

Airtel Africa, the subsidiary of the Indian telecoms giant Bharti Airtel, is getting a shot in the arm. The company has raised $1.25 billion from global investors ...


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN reportedly reviewing business in West Africa — Quartz Africa - Quartz Africa
MTN reportedly reviewing business in West Africa — Quartz Africa  Quartz Africa

MTN became Africa's largest telco by entering markets that had been overlooked. Now, weary after losses and scandals, MTN is reconsidering is apparently ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Off-Grid Solar Startup Expands to Ivory Coast - CTech
Off-Grid Solar Startup Expands to Ivory Coast  CTech

Amsterdam-based Nova Lumos Netherlands Holding B.V., which sells off-grid solar power kits in Nigeria, announced Monday it is expanding to Ivory Coast next ...


Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Plans to Raise $1.1 Billion in Debt in Nigeria This Year - Bloomberg
MTN Plans to Raise $1.1 Billion in Debt in Nigeria This Year  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. plans to borrow as much as 400 billion naira ($1.1 billion) in Nigeria this year as Africa's largest wireless carrier by sales seeks to fund local ...


Wed, 09 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
What you are not told about mobile data prices - MyBroadband
What you are not told about mobile data prices  MyBroadband

Here are the facts about mobile data prices which you do not want to hear.


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigerian Operation Lifts MTN Subscribers to 225.4m in Q3 - AllAfrica.com
Nigerian Operation Lifts MTN Subscribers to 225.4m in Q3  AllAfrica.com

Robust performance from Nigeria and Ghana operations have lifted MTN Group subscriber base to 225.4 million in the third quarter 2018 financial results ...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange telecoms facility fire in Ivory Coast appears to be criminal act -minister - Reuters Africa
Orange telecoms facility fire in Ivory Coast appears to be criminal act -minister  Reuters Africa

A fire last month that gutted a facility of French telecoms group Orange in Ivory Coast, disrupting *service* for weeks, appears to have been the result of a criminal ...


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN triples mobile money to bank fees - Daily Monitor
MTN triples mobile money to bank fees  Daily Monitor

The increment, according to Uganda Bankers Association, is very unfortunate.


Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Moody's confirms MTN Group's Ba1 ratings; negative outlook - african-markets.com
Moody's confirms MTN Group's Ba1 ratings; negative outlook  african-markets.com

Moody's Investors *Service* ("Moody's") has today confirmed MTN Group Limited's (JSE:MTN, GSE:MTNGH) Ba1 corporate family rating (CFR), Ba1-PD ...


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Construction of 24 Unit classroom block by MTN in Ghana commences - Construction Review
Construction of 24 Unit classroom block by MTN in Ghana commences  Construction Review

MTN Ghana Foundation has officially commenced the construction of a 24-unit classroom block for the Ghana Police *Service* Cluster of Schools in Tesano, ...


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Museveni orders UCC to explain MTN licence fees - Daily Monitor
Museveni orders UCC to explain MTN licence fees  Daily Monitor

Mr Museveni ordered UCC to explain why MTN Uganda would be charged a paltry figure of $58m.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Dry winds threaten Ivory Coast cocoa bean development - Reuters Africa
Dry winds threaten Ivory Coast cocoa bean development  Reuters Africa

ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Dry winds and below-average rainfall in most of Ivory Coast's cocoa growing regions last week could jeopardize the development of the ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN leverages employee volunteerism programme to empower youth - ITWeb
MTN leverages employee volunteerism programme to empower youth  ITWeb

Today, thousands of MTN employees in 21 markets across Africa and the Middle East launched the company's annual employee volunteerism programme, ...


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Museveni Orders UCC to Explain MTN Licence Fees - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Museveni Orders UCC to Explain MTN Licence Fees  AllAfrica.com

President Museveni tasked the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) to explain why they reduced the fees for renewal of MTN Uganda's licence to far ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast withdraws licences of two defaulting cocoa exporters -sources - Reuters Africa
Ivory Coast withdraws licences of two defaulting cocoa exporters -sources  Reuters Africa

Ivory Coast has revoked the licences of two cocoa exporters which relinquished their contracts after they were denied bank financing, two sources at the ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MUST SEE: Africa’s most popular video streaming sites - IT News Africa
MUST SEE: Africa’s most popular video streaming sites  IT News Africa

Despite the major infrastructural challenges that Africa faces - such as low connectivity and the high cost of data, the number of video streaming platforms.


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Here it is – the spectrum breakdown for MTN and Vodacom in African countries - MyBroadband
Here it is – the spectrum breakdown for MTN and Vodacom in African countries  MyBroadband

There is tremendous pressure on Vodacom and MTN to reduce their mobile data prices and make Internet access more affordable. To drive this point home, ...


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda deports MTN chief - Independent
Uganda deports MTN chief  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | MTN CEO Wim Vanhelleputte was Thursday night deported, weeks after three of the company's expatriate staff were ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN's results show there is still money in plain old phone calls, and also war zones - Business Insider South Africa
MTN's results show there is still money in plain old phone calls, and also war zones  Business Insider South Africa

MTN reported R2 billion in revenue from Syria in 2017, and while its data revenues grew quickly, voice revenues were – encouragingly – flat.


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bobi Wine cited in MTN troubles - Daily Monitor
Bobi Wine cited in MTN troubles  Daily Monitor

For instance, it's alleged that Ms Mussolini in one of her parting shots, disclosed that her deportation was in connection with the legislator.


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN case pits Uganda against four nations - Daily Monitor
MTN case pits Uganda against four nations  Daily Monitor

President Museveni has to juggle between believing intelligence from his security agents or the pleadings of a multinational backed by the diplomatic power of ...


Sat, 16 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Anxiety over MTN’s proposed public offer - Punchng
Anxiety over MTN’s proposed public offer  Punchng

As Nigerians anxiously await MTN's listing on the Nigerian bourse, OZIOMA UBABUKOH writes that the lack of a specific date could affect its number ...


Sun, 08 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN plans $250 mln Ivory Coast telecom network upgrade - Reuters
MTN plans $250 mln Ivory Coast telecom network upgrade  Reuters

MTN Group, Africa's biggest telecommunications operator, plans to spend around 120 billion CFA francs ($250 million) upgrading its network in Ivory Coast, the ...


Thu, 05 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
ICC acquits former Ivory Coast strongman Gbagbo | News | Africa - Mail and Guardian
ICC acquits former Ivory Coast strongman Gbagbo | News | Africa  Mail and Guardian

Judges ordered the immediate release of the 73-year-old deposed strongman, the first head of state to stand trial at the troubled ICC, and his right-hand man ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN has cancelled its Mobile Money service in South Africa but will continue to move into financial services in Africa - Quartz Africa
MTN has cancelled its Mobile Money service in South Africa but will continue to move into financial services in Africa  Quartz Africa

African telecoms giant MTN has canned its mobile money *service* in South Africa, the second mobile company to do so this year. MTN South Africa announced ...


Fri, 16 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
MTN mobile money boss deported - Daily Monitor
MTN mobile money boss deported  Daily Monitor

Kampala- Government last evening confirmed the arrest and deportation of Ms Elsa Mussolini, the MTN mobile money general manager, after police authorities ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Tabura: How I was bundled out of Uganda and sent home - Daily Monitor
Tabura: How I was bundled out of Uganda and sent home  Daily Monitor

Before her appointment to work in Uganda in April 2018, Annie Tabura — who lived in DR Congo as a child and went to school in Kenya — had worked at MTN ...


Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
How operator MTN is creating Africa’s version of Amazon, Netflix and Alibaba combined - YourStory.com
How operator MTN is creating Africa’s version of Amazon, Netflix and Alibaba combined  YourStory.com

Africa is a world leader in areas like mobile banking and money, with new opportunities opening up in digital media and ecommerce. Speakers at IADS 2018 ...


Tue, 03 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ex-Ivory Coast leader Gbagbo intends to return home: daughter - Reuters Africa
Ex-Ivory Coast leader Gbagbo intends to return home: daughter  Reuters Africa

Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo intends to return to his homeland after his release by the International Criminal Court, his daughter told Reuters ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ghana, Ivory Coast cocoa plan to have limited effect on world prices: report - Reuters Africa
Ghana, Ivory Coast cocoa plan to have limited effect on world prices: report  Reuters Africa

ACCRA (Reuters) - Plans by the world's top cocoa growers Ivory Coast and Ghana to harmonise bean prices are unlikely to have much effect on world markets ...


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile money rise: Malawi forces businesses to digital payments - Quartz
Mobile money rise: Malawi forces businesses to digital payments  Quartz

The Reserve Bank of Malawi wants most money transactions to be done electronically and currently a policy is being put in place which will make all local ...


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Stock exchanges: IPO highlights and stage fright | Southern - The Africa Report
Stock exchanges: IPO highlights and stage fright | Southern  The Africa Report

African exchanges largely performed well in 2018, but there are some challenges taking shape. African stock exchanges have performed fairly well on the whole ...


Fri, 12 Oct 2018 16:12:07 GMT
MTN Uganda in regulatory limbo as interim licence expires - Daily Monitor
MTN Uganda in regulatory limbo as interim licence expires  Daily Monitor

The market leader was accused of under declaring its call volume and therefore not paying its fair share to the taxman, a charge it denied.


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda deports French, Rwandan MTN execs citing national security - defenceWeb
Uganda deports French, Rwandan MTN execs citing national security  defenceWeb

Uganda has deported a French and a Rwandan executive from telecoms group MTN, accusing them of planning to compromise national security, police said on ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN’s forced listing, and censoring songs and plays: A new ‘Aminism’? - Daily Monitor
MTN’s forced listing, and censoring songs and plays: A new ‘Aminism’?  Daily Monitor

There is a certain attraction of redistributing the profits of foreign companies to the citizens, yes, but there are right and wrong ways to do it.


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange to Roll Out Solar Project Targeting African Consumers - Bloomberg
Orange to Roll Out Solar Project Targeting African Consumers  Bloomberg

Orange SA plans to distribute as many as 20000 solar kits in four African countries in partnership with U.K.-based renewable-energy firm BBOXX as an ...


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Moisture boosts Ivory Coast cocoa crop despite Harmattan winds - Reuters Africa
Moisture boosts Ivory Coast cocoa crop despite Harmattan winds  Reuters Africa

Farmers in Ivory Coast's cocoa growing regions said on Monday that moisture levels were sufficient to sustain their crops despite the arrival of dry Harmattan ...


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ALB Telecoms giants team up on mobile money accessibility - Articles - African Law & Business (ALB)
ALB Telecoms giants team up on mobile money accessibility - Articles  African Law & Business (ALB)

Orange and MTN have created a fintech product designed to make mobile payments easier by connecting different mobile payment providers.


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN is Ivory Coast mobile market leader | Telecoms News in Ivory Coast - Biztech Africa
MTN is Ivory Coast mobile market leader | Telecoms News in Ivory Coast  Biztech Africa

With eight million subscribers out of a population of 22 million, South Africa's mobile operator MTN has claimed the title of mobile market leader in Ivory Coast.


Mon, 26 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
MTN plans to lockout stolen money from buying shares - Daily Monitor
MTN plans to lockout stolen money from buying shares  Daily Monitor

Under the National Broadband Policy, all telecoms are required to list locally to enable Ugandans own a part of the country's most profitable multinationals.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
EFG-Hermes Eyes Nigeria Banking License to Expand in Africa - Bloomberg
EFG-Hermes Eyes Nigeria Banking License to Expand in Africa  Bloomberg

EFG-Hermes Holding SAE will apply for an investment-banking license in Nigeria that it plans to use to expand in West Africa after acquiring brokerage and ...


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ZTE partners with MTN and Ooredoo to bring 5G to the Middle East and Africa - VentureBeat
ZTE partners with MTN and Ooredoo to bring 5G to the Middle East and Africa  VentureBeat

Closing out the heavily 5G-focused 2018 Mobile World Congress, ZTE today announced partnerships with major carriers MTN and Ooredoo to bring 5G wireless ...


Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN plans to raise R13.8bn in debt in Nigeria this year - Fin24
MTN plans to raise R13.8bn in debt in Nigeria this year  Fin24

MTN Group plans to borrow as much as 400bn naira ($1.1bn, R13.8bn) in Nigeria this year as Africa's largest wireless carrier by sales seeks to fund local ...


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast aims to generate 150 MW of solar power by 2020 - Reuters Africa
Ivory Coast aims to generate 150 MW of solar power by 2020  Reuters Africa

ABIDJAN, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Ivory Coast plans to generate 150 megawatts (MW) of solar power by 2020, a senior official said on Thursday, in an effort to ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Moody's: Côte d'Ivoire's credit rating supported by resilient economy, structural reforms - african-markets.com
Moody's: Côte d'Ivoire's credit rating supported by resilient economy, structural reforms  african-markets.com

Côte d'Ivoire's (Ba3 stable) credit rating is supported by the resilience of the country's economy, which is in turn underpinned by structural reforms and public ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN sets its sights on borrowing $1bn in Nigeria - Business Day
MTN sets its sights on borrowing $1bn in Nigeria  Business Day

MTN Group plans to borrow as much as 400-billion naira ($1.1bn) in Nigeria this year as Africa's largest wireless carrier by sales seeks to fund local investment ...


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fitch Places MTN on Rating Watch Negative - african-markets.com
Fitch Places MTN on Rating Watch Negative  african-markets.com

Fitch Ratings has placed the ratings of MTN Group Limited (MTN), including the 'BB+' Issuer Default Rating (IDR), on Rating Watch Negative (RWN) following ...


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Somalia mobile money beats Kenya MPsea - Quartz Africa
Somalia mobile money beats Kenya MPsea  Quartz Africa

A recent World Bank report showed that Somalia has one of the most active mobile money markets in the world, outpacing most other countries in Africa.


Fri, 12 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria IPO will commence in August - Ventures Africa
MTN Nigeria IPO will commence in August  Ventures Africa

MTN Nigeria's bid to be listed on the Nigerian stock exchange has been approved to go ahead after weeks of delay by Nigeria's Securities and Exchange ...


Thu, 05 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom lags in 4G speeds - ITWeb
Telkom lags in 4G speeds  ITWeb

A new Ookla Speedtest places Telkom as the slowest of all local mobile data providers for 4G speeds.


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Ghana completes its IPO, raised 1.15 billion cedis - african-markets.com
MTN Ghana completes its IPO, raised 1.15 billion cedis  african-markets.com

Scancom Plc (MTN Ghana) announces the successful completion of its Initial Public Offer (IPO).


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian bourse expects MTN listing to be transformational - Business Day
Nigerian bourse expects MTN listing to be transformational  Business Day

MTN's pending listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) is likely to be "impactful" and "transformational" for the bourse, whose market capitalisation is ...


Tue, 22 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Group deploys artificial intelligence-driven tech for marketing - The Nation Newspaper
MTN Group deploys artificial intelligence-driven tech for marketing  The Nation Newspaper

Flytxt, the independent market leader in intelligent customer engagement technology, has signed a deal with telecoms giant MTN Group to automate both ...


Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN mobile money drops by 50 per cent - Daily Monitor
MTN mobile money drops by 50 per cent  Daily Monitor

Civil society and a number of stakeholders have advised government to suspend this tax even as government has indicated the tax is here to stay.


Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MEST opens applications for 2019 MEST Africa Challenge - Ventureburn
MEST opens applications for 2019 MEST Africa Challenge  Ventureburn

MEST, the Pan-African training programme, seed fund, incubator and hub for tech entrepreneurs in Africa, has opened applications for the 2019 MEST Africa ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
WorldRemit allows instant overseas transfers to MTN Mobile Money in Cote D'Ivoire - Business Wire
WorldRemit allows instant overseas transfers to MTN Mobile Money in Cote D'Ivoire  Business Wire

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Digital money transfer *service* WorldRemit – the UK's fastest-growing technology firm1 – and MTN Cote D'Ivoire have launched ...


Wed, 01 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
The rise of innovation hubs supporting start-ups in Africa - Financial Mail
The rise of innovation hubs supporting start-ups in Africa  Financial Mail

The proliferation of innovation centres to support start-ups on the continent is driven by rising mobile and internet penetration.


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
GSMA: Nigeria to add 50 million mobile internet users by 2025 - Quartz
GSMA: Nigeria to add 50 million mobile internet users by 2025  Quartz

Along with China, India, Pakistan and Indonesia, Nigeria will account for 50% of the 1.6 billion mobile internet users projected to get online by 2025 with each ...


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Last chance to apply for MTN Solution Space incubator - Disrupt Africa
Last chance to apply for MTN Solution Space incubator  Disrupt Africa

Applications are open to the winter round of the MTN Solution Space Venture Incubation Programme, with 10 digital companies to be selected to join the ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe mobile money tax hike will hurt the economy - Quartz
Zimbabwe mobile money tax hike will hurt the economy  Quartz

Cash-strapped Zimbabwe has turned to mobile money for additional treasury funding with a hike in taxes for mobile wallets and electronic payment transactions.


Sat, 06 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Top Cocoa Growers Consider Minimum Price for Bean Sales - Bloomberg
Top Cocoa Growers Consider Minimum Price for Bean Sales  Bloomberg

The world's two biggest cocoa producers are considering setting a minimum price for their beans in a bid to derive more value from growing the chocolate ...


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
IVORY COAST : Local cocoa traders squeezed out - Africa Intelligence
IVORY COAST : Local cocoa traders squeezed out  Africa Intelligence

The 2018-2019 cocoa bean commercialisation campaign is turning into a nightmare for local cocoa traders. Here's why.


Wed, 13 Mar 2019 07:43:36 GMT
Ghana, Ivory Coast sign pact on new standards for exported cocoa beans - Myjoyonline.com
Ghana, Ivory Coast sign pact on new standards for exported cocoa beans  Myjoyonline.com

COCOBOD and its counterpart in Ivory Coast, the Le CONSEIL DU CAFÉ-CACOA have signed an agreement towards developing their own standards for ...


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:38:35 GMT
Paris’s Iconic Angelina Teahouse Heads to New York - Food & Wine
Paris’s Iconic Angelina Teahouse Heads to New York  Food & Wine

Calling all New Yorkers—get excited for easy access to what many consider to be the best hot chocolate in the world. Angelina, the famous Parisian teahouse ...


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
IVORY COAST : KMS contests failure to secure cocoa contract - Africa Intelligence
IVORY COAST : KMS contests failure to secure cocoa contract  Africa Intelligence

Kellynette multi-services (KMS), a firm specialising in monitoring the quality of coffee and cocoa, is still contesting the outcome of a call for tenders issued by the ...


Wed, 13 Mar 2019 04:45:52 GMT
How a rare bean is revolutionizing coffee tastes in the Ivory Coast - CNN
How a rare bean is revolutionizing coffee tastes in the Ivory Coast  CNN

Despite being first grown in the 1960s, decades later, only a few farmers are growing this regal coffee bean in the Ivory Coast.


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
IVORY COAST : Government resists transparency audit of cocoa sector - Africa Intelligence
IVORY COAST : Government resists transparency audit of cocoa sector  Africa Intelligence

The authorities are balking at initiating reviews of the governance of the sector.


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
11 Dishes & Drinks You Absolutely Must Try in Puerto Rico - Thrillist
11 Dishes & Drinks You Absolutely Must Try in Puerto Rico  Thrillist

Sunshine, beaches and a laid-back lifestyle get all the credit for luring visitors to the Caribbean. Puerto Rico is no exception, offering attractive weather, ...


Tue, 12 Mar 2019 14:49:12 GMT
Kaiseki, Straight Up With a Twist - The New York Times
Kaiseki, Straight Up With a Twist  The New York Times

Behind an unmarked door inside a cocktail parlor, Odo works virtuosic variations on an elaborate Japanese dining style.


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:32:29 GMT
Ivory Coast Is Said to Cut Private Interests in Cocoa Change - Bloomberg
Ivory Coast Is Said to Cut Private Interests in Cocoa Change  Bloomberg

Ivory Coast is planning to remove all private representation from the board of its cocoa regulator as the world's biggest grower prepares to coordinate the ...


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast Raises Cocoa Farmers' Pay After Price Recovery - Bloomberg
Ivory Coast Raises Cocoa Farmers' Pay After Price Recovery  Bloomberg

Ivory Coast, the world's biggest cocoa producer, raised farmers' pay for the new season for the first time in two years after a recovery in global prices.


Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
BUSINESS NEWS IN BRIEF 21/3 - VietNamNet Bridge
BUSINESS NEWS IN BRIEF 21/3  VietNamNet Bridge

Int'l packaging, label, printing tech exhibition opens in Hanoi. At the opening ceremony. The Vietnam International Packaging, Label, Thermal Transfer, Printing ...


Thu, 21 Mar 2019 01:30:00 GMT
U.S. pulling forces out of Africa in places where terrorism is rising - Santa Fe New Mexican
U.S. pulling forces out of Africa in places where terrorism is rising  Santa Fe New Mexican

The shift has unnerved commanders in a region increasingly racked by bombings, massacres, kidnappings and attacks on hotels frequented by Westerners.


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ethiopia’s Garden of Coffee to open 100 cafes in China - Quartz Africa
Ethiopia’s Garden of Coffee to open 100 cafes in China  Quartz Africa

Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu has a dream: that everyone should one day taste hand-roasted Ethiopian coffee. Widely acknowledged as the birthplace of coffee, ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Coffee business brewing in Ivory Coast - Al Jazeera English
Coffee business brewing in Ivory Coast  Al Jazeera English

The world's biggest producer of coffee beans is now starting to roast and package some of the produce locally.


Sun, 19 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast to Increase Cocoa Farmers' Pay - Bloomberg
Ivory Coast to Increase Cocoa Farmers' Pay  Bloomberg

Ivory Coast is set to raise the minimum pay for cocoa farmers for the first time in two years after a recovery in global prices, according to three people familiar with ...


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast Sells More Cocoa as Crop Beats Estimates - Bloomberg
Ivory Coast Sells More Cocoa as Crop Beats Estimates  Bloomberg

Ivory Coast sold an additional 200000 metric tons of cocoa from the current crop after arrivals from the harvest's first two months exceeded the period's ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Reports | Sven-Goran Eriksson interested in coaching Indian football team - SportsCafe
Reports | Sven-Goran Eriksson interested in coaching Indian football team  SportsCafe

Former England and Manchester City manager Sven-Goran Eriksson has conveyed his interest to coach the Indian football team. However, Eriksson had not ...


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ivorian Mayor's Group Is Said to Win Latest Saf-Cacao Bid - Bloomberg
Ivorian Mayor's Group Is Said to Win Latest Saf-Cacao Bid  Bloomberg

The liquidator of Saf-Cacao, formerly one of Ivory Coast's biggest cocoa exporters, accepted a new bid for the shipper from a company headed by the mayor of ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Saf-Cacao Bidder Concludes Deal With Banks, Wins Export Permit - Bloomberg
Saf-Cacao Bidder Concludes Deal With Banks, Wins Export Permit  Bloomberg

The winning bidder for Saf-Cacao, formerly one of Ivory Coast's biggest cocoa exporters, completed a deal with lenders and the industry regulator to take over ...


Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ivorian Banks Rebuff Cocoa Regulator's Bid for Saf-Cacao - Bloomberg
Ivorian Banks Rebuff Cocoa Regulator's Bid for Saf-Cacao  Bloomberg

Lenders in Ivory Coast turned down a bid of 80 billion CFA francs ($142 million) by the nation's cocoa regulator for the assets of Saf-Cacao, an exporter of the ...


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cocoa Default Risk Rises as Ivorian Banks Are Said to Curb Loans - Bloomberg
Cocoa Default Risk Rises as Ivorian Banks Are Said to Curb Loans  Bloomberg

Cocoa exporters in Ivory Coast are finding it harder to purchase beans as lenders are curbing financing, raising the risk of contract defaults, according to people ...


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
IVORY COAST : The Conseil Cafe-Cacao under government pressure - Africa Intelligence
IVORY COAST : The Conseil Cafe-Cacao under government pressure  Africa Intelligence

Amadou Gon Coulibaly is set to launch an audit of the financial management of the Conseil Cafe Cacao (CCC), the body responsible for overseeing these two ...


Wed, 04 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast Suspends Plans to Boost Cocoa Yields on Price Drop - Bloomberg
Ivory Coast Suspends Plans to Boost Cocoa Yields on Price Drop  Bloomberg

Ivory Coast's cocoa regulator plans to suspend programs that are assisting farmers to improve their yields after last season's record crop caused prices to plunge ...


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mississippi Democrat Espy Received Additional Unreported $350K from Group Controlled by African Despot - Breitbart News
Mississippi Democrat Espy Received Additional Unreported $350K from Group Controlled by African Despot  Breitbart News

A firm managed by Mississippi Democrat Mike Espy received a second payment of $350000 from an organization controlled by an African despot.


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Small bites: West African dinner at the West End Bakery and Café - Mountain Xpress
Small bites: West African dinner at the West End Bakery and Café  Mountain Xpress

On Sunday, Feb. 24, Agya Boakye-Boaten, director of Africana Studies at UNC Asheville, will host his inaugural West African-themed dinner, Mukase, at West ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
African Cocoa Giants to Work Together on Sales Strategy - Bloomberg
African Cocoa Giants to Work Together on Sales Strategy  Bloomberg

Ivory Coast and Ghana, which together supply about 60 percent of the world's cocoa, will start coordinating their sales of the beans as part of efforts to exert more ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SocGen, BNP Among Banks Exposed to Ivorian Cocoa Firm - Bloomberg
SocGen, BNP Among Banks Exposed to Ivorian Cocoa Firm  Bloomberg

Lenders in Ivory Coast are threatening to stop financing cocoa exports unless the government halts the liquidation of a local shipping company, with units of BNP ...


Tue, 31 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Top Cocoa Grower Is Said to Shift to Direct Sales From Auctions - Bloomberg
Top Cocoa Grower Is Said to Shift to Direct Sales From Auctions  Bloomberg

Ivory Coast is moving away from a cocoa-auction system in favor of direct sales to traders, bringing the marketing process in the world's top producer closer to ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ivorian Banks Are Said to Seek Halt to Cocoa Shipper Liquidation - Bloomberg
Ivorian Banks Are Said to Seek Halt to Cocoa Shipper Liquidation  Bloomberg

Lenders in Ivory Coast are lobbying the government to help turn around the liquidation of one of the country's biggest cocoa exporters that has left banks ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sharing the Food of an Ivorian Childhood at Paradis des Gouts - The New York Times
Sharing the Food of an Ivorian Childhood at Paradis des Gouts  The New York Times

Cheick Cisse always hoped to reach those outside his immigrant community, so he opened this spot in Brooklyn, on the border of Bushwick and ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ghana And Côte D'Ivoire 'Cocoa Cartel' Will Have A Limited Impact - Fitch Solutions
Ghana And Côte D'Ivoire 'Cocoa Cartel' Will Have A Limited Impact  Fitch Solutions

Key View. An OPEC-like collaboration between the two largest cocoa producers - Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire - set to come into effect in October, will unlikely have ...


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
African Cocoa Harvest Begins With Test for World's Top Producers - Bloomberg
African Cocoa Harvest Begins With Test for World's Top Producers  Bloomberg

The new cocoa season kicking off this week offers an opportunity for the two biggest producers to show they're serious about efforts to boost cooperation and ...


Sun, 30 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast Cocoa Regulator Says Saf Yet to Submit Debt Plan - Bloomberg
Ivory Coast Cocoa Regulator Says Saf Yet to Submit Debt Plan  Bloomberg

Ivory Coast's cocoa regulator said indebted cocoa exporter Saf-Cacao and its lenders have not proposed repayment plans for the company, which is now ...


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Côte d'Ivoire raises cocoa farmers' price for first time in two years - ConfectioneryNews.com
Côte d'Ivoire raises cocoa farmers' price for first time in two years  ConfectioneryNews.com

World's biggest cocoa producer announces price increase for this season's main cocoa crop, but Ghana announces no change to price, angering its farmers.


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sustainable cocoa farming: Barry Callebaut intensifies cooperation with Ghana and Ivory Coast authorities - FoodIngredientsFirst
Sustainable cocoa farming: Barry Callebaut intensifies cooperation with Ghana and Ivory Coast authorities  FoodIngredientsFirst

06 Jun 2018 --- Barry Callebaut has joined forces with cocoa authorities in Ghana and the Ivory Coast to clear and replant trees infected with the swollen-shoot ...


Wed, 06 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ICC orders release of ex-Ivory Coast President Gbagbo - UPI.com
ICC orders release of ex-Ivory Coast President Gbagbo  UPI.com

The International Criminal Court ordered the conditional release of former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo and former political leader Charles Blé Goudé.


Fri, 01 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Top Five Places to Eat This Week - Willamette Week
The Top Five Places to Eat This Week  Willamette Week

1. Akadi. 3601 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., 503-477-7138, akadipdx.com. (Christine Dong). Akadi serves plates from countries throughout West Africa, with a ...


Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
13 curious things you never knew about Ivory Coast, home to the world's biggest church - The Telegraph
13 curious things you never knew about Ivory Coast, home to the world's biggest church  The Telegraph

It is 57 years to the day that Ivory Coast (or Côte d'Ivoire, as it likes to be called) gained independence from the French, led by Félix Houphouët-Boigny, ...


Mon, 07 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast president nationalizes coffee and cocoa industry - CNN International
Ivory Coast president nationalizes coffee and cocoa industry  CNN International

Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo, who is fighting to keep a political title the United Nations says isn't his, on Monday nationalized the nation's two main ...


Wed, 09 Mar 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Specialty coffee is taking Paris by storm - euronews
Specialty coffee is taking Paris by storm  euronews

What is specialty coffee and how has it become the most trendy drink in the French capital?


Thu, 17 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Are internet cafes magnets for crime? - WJXT News4JAX
Are internet cafes magnets for crime?  WJXT News4JAX

Internet cafes are seemingly a bull's-eye for bad guys.


Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ghana, Cote d'Ivoire agree on actions for production, sale of cocoa - GhanaWeb
Ghana, Cote d'Ivoire agree on actions for production, sale of cocoa  GhanaWeb

Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire have agreed to set a floor price for cocoa in the global commodity market, below which none of the two countries will sell its produce.


Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Hospitality, Senegal’s Way, at Teranga in Harlem - The New York Times
Hospitality, Senegal’s Way, at Teranga in Harlem  The New York Times

The chef Pierre Thiam plans to serve the foods and drinks of West Africa at a new restaurant in the Africa Center.


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Temple Lutheran Church raises funds for New Avenue Foundation's coffee café venture - The Delaware County Daily Times
Temple Lutheran Church raises funds for New Avenue Foundation's coffee café venture  The Delaware County Daily Times

HAVERFORD — Temple Lutheran Church, 501 Brookline Blvd., Havertown recently donated over $2000 to the New Avenue Foundation. Temple Lutheran ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast and Ghana to co-ordinate cocoa sales to better influence the market - Business Day
Ivory Coast and Ghana to co-ordinate cocoa sales to better influence the market  Business Day

Abidjan, Ivory Coast — Ivory Coast and Ghana, which together supply about 60% of the world's cocoa, will start co-ordinating their sales of the beans as part of ...


Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
World’s Top Cocoa Grower Raises Output Estimate - Bloomberg
World’s Top Cocoa Grower Raises Output Estimate  Bloomberg

Ivory Coast, the world's biggest cocoa producer, had sold 1.4 million metric tons of beans from its 2018-19 main crop by the middle of July, according to a person ...


Tue, 24 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
16 Killed in Terrorist Attack on Resort Hotels in Ivory Coast - New York Times
16 Killed in Terrorist Attack on Resort Hotels in Ivory Coast  New York Times

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast — Gunmen opened fire on picnickers and swimmers enjoying a perfect day at three beach resort hotels near the Ivory Coast's largest city ...


Sun, 13 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT
CORRECTED-Ivory Coast withdraws four mobile licenses over back taxes - Reuters
CORRECTED-Ivory Coast withdraws four mobile licenses over back taxes  Reuters

Corrects story from June 24 to clarify that measures do not constitute nationalisation and explain that operators losing licenses will be brought into new company ...


Thu, 25 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Perking up coffee culture in Abidjan - 702
Perking up coffee culture in Abidjan  702

Nestled in bustling Abidjan, Couleur Café is home to young hipsters and coffee connoisseurs from all over the world.


Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Where to Find the World’s Best Hot Chocolate - Travel+Leisure
Where to Find the World’s Best Hot Chocolate  Travel+Leisure

From Vail to Paris these are the best places to find a delicious cup of steaming hot chocolate.


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ghana, Ivory Coast sign robust cocoa agreement to dominate trade, increase benefits to 2 nations - GhanaWeb
Ghana, Ivory Coast sign robust cocoa agreement to dominate trade, increase benefits to 2 nations  GhanaWeb

Ghana and Ivory Coast have signed an agreement which will see the two take steps to boost production by conducting joint research, reduce smuggling, enforce ...


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivorian Cocoa Shipper's Liquidator Is Said to Open Asset Bidding - Bloomberg
Ivorian Cocoa Shipper's Liquidator Is Said to Open Asset Bidding  Bloomberg

The liquidator of Ivorian cocoa exporter Saf-Cacao opened bidding for the company's assets after the government turned down a request from lenders to halt the ...


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Crave Cafe brings bold new flavors through familiar foods - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Crave Cafe brings bold new flavors through familiar foods  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CRAVE Cafe is about bringing new and bold flavors to its guests through familiar dishes like burgers and sandwiches.


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Chocolate industry drives rainforest disaster in Ivory Coast - The Guardian
Chocolate industry drives rainforest disaster in Ivory Coast  The Guardian

Exclusive: As global demand for chocolate booms, 'dirty' beans from deforested national parks in Ivory Coast have entered big business supply chains.


Wed, 13 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
IVORY COAST : Yves Brahima Kone in the firing line - Africa Intelligence
IVORY COAST : Yves Brahima Kone in the firing line  Africa Intelligence

Yves Brahima Kone, the MD of the Conseil Café-Cacao (CCC), the body responsible for overseeing these two strategically important sectors, is in an ...


Wed, 23 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
14 Extraordinary West African Restaurants in NYC - Eater NY
14 Extraordinary West African Restaurants in NYC  Eater NY

Since Americans brought over slaves, West African fare has exerted a profound influence on the nation's food culture. Such dishes as collard greens, fried ...


Fri, 24 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Endangered in Ivory Coast: traditional priestesses - Daily Mail
Endangered in Ivory Coast: traditional priestesses  Daily Mail

A school for training komians, or traditional priestesses, opened in 1992 in eastern Ivory Coast but most of its buildings are in disrepair and the school is looking ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Trader Joe’s Swings Open on the Lower East Side Today - Eater NY
Trader Joe’s Swings Open on the Lower East Side Today  Eater NY

Trader Joe's opens its 30,000-square-foot store today in new development Essex Crossing at 400 Grand St., marking the grocer's seventh location in Manhattan.


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A Whatcom burger expansion, a cat cafe is coming and a move for Big Lots - Bellingham Herald
A Whatcom burger expansion, a cat cafe is coming and a move for Big Lots  Bellingham Herald

Grant's Burgers is coming to Bellingham, a cat cafe is coming to Bellingham, Big Lots is moving into the former Albertsons store space. Drayton Harbor Oyster ...


Sat, 16 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
OC Restaurant Review: Tupelo Junction Cafe in Newport Beach - Orange Coast Magazine
OC Restaurant Review: Tupelo Junction Cafe in Newport Beach  Orange Coast Magazine

It's southern sensibility with a tasty, home-grown edge.


Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Investment pours into Ivory Coast - BBC News
Investment pours into Ivory Coast  BBC News

Ivory Coast, which has one of the fastest growing economies on the continent, has been named the top destination for investment in West Africa.


Fri, 25 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
The Extraction Is Embraced At Last by The City of Light - Daily Coffee News
The Extraction Is Embraced At Last by The City of Light  Daily Coffee News

With the FSMA shifting the focus of food safety management from response to prevention, stakeholders in the global coffee supply chain have a lot of work to do ...


Fri, 18 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cracking down on cybercrime in Ivory Coast - Aljazeera.com
Cracking down on cybercrime in Ivory Coast  Aljazeera.com

Ivory Coast tackles internet fraud scourge, but analysts say criminals continue to outsmart authorities.


Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Child slave labor rampant in chocolate supply chain - San Antonio Express-News
Child slave labor rampant in chocolate supply chain  San Antonio Express-News

Thinking of buying your sweetheart that classic box of chocolates this Valentine's Day? Well, think before you buy. That chocolate might not taste so sweet if you ...


Sat, 09 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Defaults and Poor Data, Cocoa Audit Shows Top Grower's Woes - Bloomberg
Defaults and Poor Data, Cocoa Audit Shows Top Grower's Woes  Bloomberg

Ivory Coast's cocoa regulator failed to prevent a crisis that sent prices plummeting last season, according to an audit of the world's top producer by KPMG LLP.


Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ICC halts release of Ivory Coast's Gbagbo - Daily Mail
ICC halts release of Ivory Coast's Gbagbo  Daily Mail

The International Criminal Court on Wednesday dashed Ivory Coast ex-president Laurent Gbagbo's hopes of a swift release following his acquittal on charges of ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Cafe Margaux, Fat Snook and Ocean 302 win Golden Spoon restaurant awards - Florida Today
Cafe Margaux, Fat Snook and Ocean 302 win Golden Spoon restaurant awards  Florida Today

Cafe Margaux in Cocoa Village, Fat Snook in Cocoa Beach, Ocean 302 in Melbourne Beach were named top dining destinations by Florida Trends Magazine.


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast Cuts Cocoa Farmers Pay by Third for Main Harvest - Bloomberg
Ivory Coast Cuts Cocoa Farmers Pay by Third for Main Harvest  Bloomberg

Ivory Coast, the world's biggest cocoa producer, cut farmers' pay for the new main season by more than a third as forecasts for a second annual global ...


Sun, 01 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
In UN Ivory Coast Now Heads Security Council No Answers Yet on Burundi or Cameroon Human Rights Inner City Press Will Ask - Inner City Press
In UN Ivory Coast Now Heads Security Council No Answers Yet on Burundi or Cameroon Human Rights Inner City Press Will Ask  Inner City Press

InnerCityPress.com is engaged these days in investigative journalism from the United Nations, including the World Bank, the IMF, the UN Development Program ...


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 18:46:14 GMT
Weekend Action: What to do around Philadelphia, Jersey Shore, Delaware and Lehigh Valley for October 12-14 | Bloktoberfest, Pulaski Parade and more - WPVI-TV
Weekend Action: What to do around Philadelphia, Jersey Shore, Delaware and Lehigh Valley for October 12-14 | Bloktoberfest, Pulaski Parade and more  WPVI-TV

This weekend, Bloktoberfest takes over South Street and more fun for the entire family.


Fri, 12 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast Lost 125000 Tons of Cocoa to Smuggling - Bloomberg
Ivory Coast Lost 125000 Tons of Cocoa to Smuggling  Bloomberg

Ivory Coast lost an estimated 125000 metric tons of cocoa this season through the smuggling of beans to neighboring countries where farmers and traders are ...


Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SwatchPAY! Comes To Switzerland; Paytm Teams With Zomato For Food Delivery - pymnts.com
SwatchPAY! Comes To Switzerland; Paytm Teams With Zomato For Food Delivery  pymnts.com

Welcome to The Axis, your late look at payments news from around the world. Coverage includes the availability of SwatchPAY! in Switzerland. In addition ...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Kenyan Cool Girl’s Guide to Nairobi - Vogue.com
The Kenyan Cool Girl’s Guide to Nairobi  Vogue.com

The beauty of Kenya's capital lies in its unpredictable pace and compelling contrasts, which are often missed in favor of touristy safari game trips. But to bypass ...


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bite the dust at Bangkok's 'death awareness' cafe - TRT World
Bite the dust at Bangkok's 'death awareness' cafe  TRT World

Kid Mai Death Awareness Cafe is a death-themed cafe, in Bangkok. The cafe experience includes a decorated white coffin, where customers are encouraged to ...


Wed, 11 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sweet Stuff: Chocolate at the Broadmoor - 5280 | The Denver Magazine
Sweet Stuff: Chocolate at the Broadmoor  5280 | The Denver Magazine

The Colorado Springs resort marks its 100th anniversary with a custom Valrhona chocolate blend and a new pâtisserie, Café Julie's. By Amanda M. Faison ...


Sat, 09 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Square Launches Free Business Debit Card - pymnts.com
Square Launches Free Business Debit Card  pymnts.com

Square has launched a Mastercard debit card dubbed Square Card, which gives users get a 2.75 percent instant discount on purchases made at other Square ...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mild Desert Winds Spell Good News for Cocoa Crop in Top Producer - Bloomberg
Mild Desert Winds Spell Good News for Cocoa Crop in Top Producer  Bloomberg

A record crop in biggest producer Ivory Coast helped push the cocoa market into a surplus in the 2016-17 season. Prices tumbled and are headed for a second ...


Tue, 26 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Tunisia: leading coffee brand BONDIN sets up in Ivory Coast - African Manager
Tunisia: leading coffee brand BONDIN sets up in Ivory Coast  African Manager

The first "BONDIN Store" of “Cafés BONDIN”in Africa, belonging to the Ben Yedder Group, was opened on November 23 in Plateau, business district of the ...


Mon, 27 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Ivorian rap has rising star in sardonic Bop de Narr - Capital FM Kenya
Ivorian rap has rising star in sardonic Bop de Narr  Capital FM Kenya

Boycotted by radio shows for being too provocative but piling up hits on Ivory Coast's social media for nailing facts of life, the young rapper's latest song has a ...


Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
IVORY COAST : The new cocoa barons - West Africa Newsletter - Africa Intelligence
IVORY COAST : The new cocoa barons - West Africa Newsletter  Africa Intelligence

The Ivorian cocoa industry has had to be completely reorganised after the profiteering which went on during the Gbagbo regime. Twenty two senior industry ...


Tue, 28 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Market Street Kitchen - Aspen Times
Market Street Kitchen  Aspen Times

Mawa McQueen had no intention of building her booming catering and locals' favorite Aspen restaurant business, but the forces behind the Element Hotel in ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
ICC acquits former Ivory Coast strongman Laurent Gbagbo - Moneycontrol.com
ICC acquits former Ivory Coast strongman Laurent Gbagbo  Moneycontrol.com

Head judge Cuno Tarfusser said the court in The Hague "grants the defence motions for acquittal for all charges for Mr Laurent Gbagbo" and his right-hand man, ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
African Coffee On The Rise Thanks To Specialty Coffee - Sprudge
African Coffee On The Rise Thanks To Specialty Coffee  Sprudge

Preaching the gospel of specialty coffee can often feel like an uphill climb. You can have a beautifully floral Yirgacheffe or a Kenya that just tastes like ...


Fri, 04 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
401 internet cafés registered in Ivory Coast | Internet News in Ivory Coast - Biztech Africa
401 internet cafés registered in Ivory Coast | Internet News in Ivory Coast  Biztech Africa

A total of 401 internet cafés are currently officially registered in Ivory Coast, according to the regulator's updated report released last week.


Mon, 22 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
The 'Other' Cappuccino: Researchers Develop Alternative To Cocoa Powder For High-Street Coffees - Evolving Science
The 'Other' Cappuccino: Researchers Develop Alternative To Cocoa Powder For High-Street Coffees  Evolving Science

Most good cappuccinos come with a dusting of cocoa powder to coat their top layers of steamed milk. This convention of barista work is intended to give the ...


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Ghana coffee sector and its economic potential - GhanaWeb
The Ghana coffee sector and its economic potential  GhanaWeb

I have been busy during the last few months talking to people (COCOBOD, various ministries, Universities and Research Institute) about the current ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Which Brevard restaurants make TripAdvisor's Hall of Fame? These do - Florida Today
Which Brevard restaurants make TripAdvisor's Hall of Fame? These do  Florida Today

Brevard restaurants earning at least four out of five bubbles for five years in a row make it into the travel website's Hall of Fame.


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burkina Faso gun attack kills 18 people at cafe - BBC News
Burkina Faso gun attack kills 18 people at cafe  BBC News

Gunmen have shot dead 18 people and injured others at a cafe in the centre of of the capital of Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou, the government says. At least eight ...


Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Ukraine separatists report leader killed in cafe explosion - Arabnews
Ukraine separatists report leader killed in cafe explosion  Arabnews

MOSCOW: The leader of the Russia-backed separatists fighting in eastern Ukraine's Donetsk region was killed Friday by an explosion at a cafe, the separatists' ...


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Strongman Out, Ivory Coast Is Reviving - New York Times
Strongman Out, Ivory Coast Is Reviving  New York Times

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast — *Fresh* produce appeared on market stalls. Women carried sacks of grain on their heads. Children skipped rope in the street.


Wed, 13 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Forget tech, make chocolate, Indonesia tells millennials - Business Day
Forget tech, make chocolate, Indonesia tells millennials  Business Day

Sliding cocoa supply from the country has forced companies, such as Mars, to open a WiFi café with pictures about cocoa farming, to attract teenagers.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Gourmet Temptations French Pastry Shop in Surfside Miami - Miami New Times
Gourmet Temptations French Pastry Shop in Surfside Miami  Miami New Times

For those who eat with their eyes, Gourmet Temptations, a pastry boutique in Surfside with decor worthy of a Parisian postcard, is a charming destination for ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast Struggles To Keep Economy Afloat After Terror Attack - NPR
Ivory Coast Struggles To Keep Economy Afloat After Terror Attack  NPR

Ivory Coast's business community is shaken after a deadly al-Qaida attack on a beach resort. The West African nation's economy had been on the rebound after ...


Sun, 20 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
These hidden gems serve West African dishes you'd be hard-pressed to find anywhere else - Washington Post
These hidden gems serve West African dishes you'd be hard-pressed to find anywhere else  Washington Post

Senegalese, Ghanaian and other cuisines rooted in the region are hiding in plain sight.


Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Cocoa Could Be Working Its Way Higher Again: NIB For Those Who Do Not Trade Futures - Seeking Alpha
Cocoa Could Be Working Its Way Higher Again: NIB For Those Who Do Not Trade Futures  Seeking Alpha

Lower highs and lower lows since late April. A gradual climb on the daily chart. Demographics support a rising price. Despite industry support, it is only a mat.


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Small bites: Mead and cupcakes at TreeRock Social Cider House - Mountain Xpress
Small bites: Mead and cupcakes at TreeRock Social Cider House  Mountain Xpress

TreeRock Social Cider House and Ivory Road Cafe & Kitchen team up for an afternoon of sweets and drinks. Also: Dobra Tea Black Mountain announces ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ivory Coast Deploys 1,500 Extra Security Officers to Tackle Wave of Child Killings - VICE News
Ivory Coast Deploys 1,500 Extra Security Officers to Tackle Wave of Child Killings  VICE News

Authorities say they have discovered the mutilated bodies of 25 children since December, in what many fear to be a rash of ritual killings.


Wed, 04 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Pricey but worthy spot - Daily Monitor
Pricey but worthy spot  Daily Monitor

Caramel is a rare gem that is well thought out and planned and a wonderful addition to the Kampala dining scene.


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2018 Best Bets Winners - Food, Bar and Restaurants - Orlando Sentinel
2018 Best Bets Winners - Food, Bar and Restaurants  Orlando Sentinel

BEST BBQ. Mission BBQ. The debate on who makes the best barbecue in the country may never be settled, but when it comes to Central Florida, voters choose ...


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

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