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Diaspora finance: Home is where the funding is

Homestrings, an online platform, helps investors to find investment opportunities in AfricaThe Homestrings website is connecting members of the diaspora and institutional investors to the growing number of investment opportunities in Africa.

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Boost in m-commerce in Ghana, Tanzania and South Africa, but who is on top?

Mobile phone money transfers are expected to become more popular with the widespread use of cell phones in AfricaMobile money transfer services in Africa will see greater expansion if more information about the security of the transactions are provided, the Ericsson ConsumerLab survey has revealed.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 September 2012 18:19

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Mobile phone war in Zimbabwe cripples subscribers

Econet initially cut interconnection with NetOne citing non-payment /Photo©ReutersZimbabwe's two leading mobile phone operators Econet Wireless and NetOne are embroiled in a bitter wrangle over $20 million debt for interconnection fees.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 September 2012 12:28

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Bigger and more fuel efficient planes

As fuel costs soar, Airbus is upgrading its fleet to make planes more fuel-efficient/Photo/ReutersEurope's largest airplane manufacturer wants to supply the nearly 1,000 new aircraft that the region will need within the next 20 years.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 June 2012 13:06

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8 African countries to partner with S. Africa in Square Kilometre Array project

SKA project is billed to create the world's most powerful radio telescope and would change the worldview on science in Africa/Photo/Reuters"Unexpected", is how the South African Science Minister, Naledi Pandor described the decision by the Square Kilometre Array's Site Advisory Committee (SSAC) on awarding the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project to Australia/New Zealand and South Africa.

Last Updated on Monday, 28 May 2012 12:11

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Mobile phones 
Apps that Africa depends on

Photo/ReutersThe gamut is covered: mobile-phone applications abound for health, emergencies, and livestock questions. Also available are tools for translation, travel, and social networking.

Last Updated on Monday, 14 May 2012 11:37

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Alcatel-Lucent to roll out 4G in East Africa in 2012

Alcatel-Lucent has signed two contracts to roll out 4G, long term evolution (LTE) in East Africa as the race among African mobile phone operators to capture a growing market gathers speed.

Last Updated on Saturday, 12 May 2012 23:42

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