South African based aviation services firm Hi-Fly Marketing has announced the appointment of Christobal Henner to the position of General Manager.
Hi-Fly Marketing, the South African based aviation services firm has strengthened its corporate team with the appointment of Christobal Henner as General Manager responsible for strategic business development and key account management.…Continue
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As a smart technology entrepreneur with a machine intelligence research background and passionate about advancing the state-of-the-art in machine or artificial intelligence (AI) to help solve real-world problems, it is very encouraging and exciting to see the AI buzz in the tech…Continue
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The past year has brought with it a lot of change. The rapid rise of fintech products and solutions, crowding a space that is in its infancy, all looking to be crowned the victor, is just one example of the ceaseless disruption we are experiencing. How do you plan to navigate 2017? These…
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Ten winners of the AppsAfrica.com Innovation Awards 2016 were announced at a pan-African mobile and tech awards party in Cape Town, South Africa last night.
The Awards supported by Opera Software, The Mobi Hunter, Uber, Shule Direct, Mobile Monday South Africa and The Mobile Ecosystem Forum (MEF) celebrated the best in mobile and technology from across Africa.
This year the awards attracted over 200 entries from 25 countries,…Continue
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The Appsafrica.com Innovation Awards 2016 attracted over 200 submissions from 25 countries, chosen by an independent panel of leading industry experts.Continue
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Business models are being disrupted by technology across Africa and we now take a closer look at the five disruptive innovations shortlisted for the Appsafrica Innovation Awards.
The Awards supported by Uber, …Continue
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What's on the eCommerce MoneyAfrica Exhibition agenda?
START-UP SUCCESS STORY
SweepSouth is an on-demand cleaning service company. Founded in 2014…Continue
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Mobile money and other financial services are a high priority for many mobile operators, financial institutions, technology firms and governments. In Sub-Saharan Africa, mobile money promises a low-cost scalable alternative to traditional banking.
Only a small percentage of households make use of card-based, online and traditional banking. One survey conducted by Gallup suggests that more than 80% of adults have their bills in cash. The sheer amount of cash payments puts a burden on…Continue
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BLOCKCHAIN AFRICA CONFERENCE
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA,
CEO of CITI and CEO of FinTech Circle Innovate UK on board for the 3rd annual Blockchain Africa Conference in Johannesburg on 1-3 March 2017
Ian Merrington, a well-known thought leader in the South African blockchain community and CEO of Cape Innovation Technology Initiative (CITI), will be the Master of Ceremonies for the Blockchain Africa…Continue
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Africa Tech Summit London has announced its keynote address and speaker line up for the event bringing together technology leaders from across Africa and Europe, international investors, entrepreneurs and leading African start-ups.
This year’s visionary keynote address will be given by Erik Hersman, leading…Continue
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Cape Town – Digital has played a major role in the hotel business, driving direct bookings and repeat business.
Phillip Taylor, CEO and founder of Hospitality Plus, addressing delegates at the Tourism, Hotel Investment and Networking Conference (THINC Africa) in Cape Town, said three critical technologies had emerged over the past few years and enabled the business models that we know today – namely the cloud, social media and mobile capabilities.
“M-Pesa, launched from Kenya,…Continue
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We live in truly exciting times where smart technology is not only substantially altering the way we work, play, live, and interact with one another, but is also disrupting all industries, disciplines, economies, education, society, the public sector, and entire systems at an…Continue
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Road infrastructure in Africa is essential to all industries in the region. We can’t underestimate the importance of having working roads. Unfortunately, Africa suffers enormously throughout the continent from terrible road conditions. This is part of a genuine issue of lacking infrastructure. There are however steps various countries can take to try fix this.
The most popular industry for…Continue
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