Latest Telecoms News about Cote D'Ivoire

MTN Plans $250 Million Investment in Ivory Coast

  MTN's Cote d'Ivoire subsidiary has outlined plans to spend US$250 million on upgrading its mobile network....

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YooMee Launches LTE Network in Abidjan

  YooMee Africa says that it has launched a LTE network in Côte d'Ivoire. The company is already active in Cameroon....

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MTN and Airtel Offer Cross Network Mobile Money Transfers

  MTN Group and Bharti Airtel have announced a cross-border remittance partnership that seeks to remove the hassles of transferring money between Ivory Coast and Burkina Faso...

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Cote d'Ivoire Telecom Shares to be Listed on Local Stock Market

  The government of the Ivory Coast is planning a swathe of privatizations that also includes Cote d'Ivoire Telecom....

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Flexenclosure Wins Data and Switching Centre Supply Contract from MTN

  Flexenclosure says that it has won a multi-million dollar tender from MTN Cote d'Ivoire for a complete data centre ...

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Orange Expands Mobile Money Service to Support International Remittances

  Orange is launching an international money transfer service that will allow transfers between Mali, Senegal and Cote d'Ivoire....

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Orange Hands Management of 2,000 Towers in African Markets to IHS

  France Telecom-Orange has signed a 15-year deal to hand over the management of over 2,000 base stations in two African countries to IHS, a pan-African tower operator....

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South Africa's MTN Sells Towers in Subsidiary Operations for $284 Million

  South Africa's MTN Group says that it has sold its towers in Côte d'Ivoire and Cameroon to the towers operator, IHS for a total of US$284 million....

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Orange Taps into USSD to Offer Facebook Services via Text Message

  Facebook via USSD (Unstructured Supplementary Service Data) allows all Orange customers to access the service, regardless of the phone that they are using....

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World Food Programme Trials Transferring Food Aid Funds via Mobile Phone

  The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has launched a pilot programme that uses mobile phone technology to facilitate cash transfers to 54,000 people living in poor districts of Abidjan to assist them to buy food....

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