Google wants to Work with Huawei despite US China Trade Ban

Posted by - February 28, 2020

Google is reportedly eager to work with Huawei again, after telling German news publication DPA that it has applied for licensing with the US government. This comes after US president, Donald Trump claimed that Huawei is a danger to American national security in May 2019. Trump then went on to sign an executive order allowing his

Accra to host major Digital Financial Services Conference in March

Posted by - February 27, 2020

The Ghana Chamber of Telecommunications (GCT) and the Financial Inclusion Forum Africa (FIF Africa), have announced a partnership to organize the Mobile Technology for Development Conference (MT4D) 2020 to be held in Accra at the Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel on 10th and 11th of March 2020. The MT4D Conference will provide a platform for stakeholders

Ghanaian start-up launches innovative mobile tracking app for parents, employers

Posted by - February 27, 2020

A Ghanaian software company has launched an advanced mobile phone tracking solution for parents and employers. The app has various advanced features for parents to track and monitor the activities of their children and for employers to track and monitor the activities and location of staff in real-time. “While parents assume their kids who are

JUMO Raises $55 Million For Expansion Into New Markets

Posted by - February 27, 2020

JUMO, a technology company building next-generation financial services for emerging market entrepreneurs, recently announced the successful raise of US$55 million in debt and equity funding.  This will support JUMO’s expansion into new markets and the launch of new products. The funding round introduced new investors to join existing investors such as Goldman Sachs, Odey Asset

Facebook bans adverts that promise to cure the coronavirus

Posted by - February 27, 2020

Facebook is taking a strong stance on adverts that reference the coronavirus outbreak and this is their way of reducing misinformation and fears about the deadly virus. Facebook plans to simply ban ads that talk about it if they vow to cure or prevent the virus or try to create any sense of urgency about

5G: Huawei unveils new infrastructure products aimed at Europe

Posted by - February 21, 2020

The Chinese telecommunications company aggressively pitches the suitability of its 5G portfolio for European markets. As European governments consider the level of Huawei’s involvement in their 5G infrastructure, the Chinese telecommunications company has made it clear that Europe needs Huawei’s 5G products. During a press conference in London, the message from executive director Ryan Ding