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Cable on billboard not telephone cable – Vodafone Ghana

Vodafone Ghana, has clarified that the cable running on a billboard at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle not telephone cable from the company. An official of the company, who gave her name simply as Antoinette called ghanabusinessnews.com to say their investigation has established that the reported cable said to have been …

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Web conference, ‘Webvolution’ to introduce businesses to online marketing, wealth creation

Ghanaian businesses will get to know new technological approaches on how to make use of the World Wide Web (WWW) to enhance their delivery at an upcoming Internet event. The event dubbed [email protected], soon to hit parts of the country, will give the platform to businesses, individuals and groups to …

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MTN launches Business Solutions

MTN Ghana, a telecommunications company, on Wednesday added another portfolio to its communications solutions, an initiative promising a world-class, limitless and cutting-edge business communications platform to boost the development of small, medium and large enterprises in Ghana. Christened “MTN Business”, the platform is geared towards converging Information and Communications Technology …

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MTN Group unveils $650m submarine cable in Ghana

MTN Group’s $90 million investment in the West Africa Cable System (WACS) will reach another important milestone on Friday when the 14,500 kilometre-long submarine cable lands at South La in Accra. The successful landing of ACS at the set time of day is highly dependent on weather and sea tide …

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Ghana’s Internet penetration no longer competitive – UN IGF-MAG

Ghana’s Internet penetration on the African continent is no longer competitive, Dr Nii Narku Quaynor, Chairman of the National Information Technology Agency (NITA) said citing the UN Secretary General’s Multi Stakeholder Advisory Group on Internet Governance Forum (UN IGF MAG). He explained that the country lost the competitive urge because …

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Ghana reviewing ICT policy

Mr Ernest Attuquaye Armah, Deputy Minister of Communications, on Wednesday said the National ICT for accelerated development (ICTAAD) Policy was being reviewed to meet changing developmental objectives and priorities. He said the ICTAAD was also being streamlined to respond to changes in global economy and advances in the technological environment. …

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Vodafone turns TV sets into computer screens for Ghanaians

Televisions in Ghana can now be used to browse the Internet, credit to Vodafone Ghana, which has introduced a specialized keyboard with an in-built edge modern and memory card. Wedbox, the device, is a Vodafone concept and design for consumers in emerging markets to bridge the digital divide and to …

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MTN, Nokia sign agreement for Africa, Middle East

MTN Group and Nokia have signed an agreement to expand their strategic relationship to new markets within Middle East and Africa MTN affiliates. A statement issued and copied to the Ghana News Agency (GNA) in Accra on Tuesday by MTN, said the Framework agreement signed in Dubai and Johannesburg, would …

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Asantehene urges students to show more interest in ICT education

Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene, has urged tertiary students to constantly upgrade their knowledge in Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) in order to be better positioned on the job market. The reality must not be lost on the students that there was a critical role and dependence on ICT for …

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Ghanaian company wins World Bank’s infoDev Top 50 competition

Hypersoft Ghana Limited, a private ICT and project management professional service company, has won the World Bank’s infoDev Top 50 competition and would represent Ghana at the infoDev Fourth Global Forum in Helsinki, Finland. The competition is open to Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) with innovative products in three …

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