Mobile World Congress 2018 a booming success

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JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE just-ended Mobile World Congress (MWC) held in Spain has been hailed as a success following the attendance of more than 107 000 visitors from 205 countries and territories. The mobile industry’s premier annual event hosted in Barcelona attracted 7 700 chief executive officers (CEOs) up from 6 100 in 2017. Approximately More...

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Haidara named Africa ICT executive of the year

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Li Peng, President of Huawei Southern Africa (R) and Nic Rudnick, Group CEO at Liquid Telecom at the MoU signing in Cape Town on Wednesday
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Huawei, Liquid Telecom support demand for cloud services

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