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TECNO Joins Android 11 Developer Preview Program and Release its Pouvoir 4 Update

Monday, July 13, 2020 - 4:08am

As part of the Android 11 Developer Preview Program, the Pouvoir 4 will allow consumers to try pre-release versions of Android 11 and provide consumers a more secured, stable and smarter user experience.

Key Points: 
  • As part of the Android 11 Developer Preview Program, the Pouvoir 4 will allow consumers to try pre-release versions of Android 11 and provide consumers a more secured, stable and smarter user experience.
  • TECNO Mobile is one of the major players and has presence in more than 60 countries across the world.
  • Its Pouvoir 4 is a 4G smartphone with 6000mah battery and 7'' dot notch screen.
  • With Android optimized OS, it offers consumers several benefits including:
    One-time permissions: It gives users the ability to specify more granular permissions for location, microphone, and camera.

AMN Passes Milestone of 1 Billion Phone Calls Per Year

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:31pm

LONDON, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Africa Mobile Networks (AMN) is pleased to announce that it now processes more than 1 billion phone calls annually for subscribers in previously unconnected rural areas in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Africa Mobile Networks (AMN) is pleased to announce that it now processes more than 1 billion phone calls annually for subscribers in previously unconnected rural areas in Sub-Saharan Africa.
  • In June 2020, AMN processed 91,623,222 voice calls, representing an annualised rate of 1.1 billion calls per annum, plus also nearly 6 terabytes (6,000 GB) of data.
  • The 2G/3G/4G mobile network services are provided by AMN on behalf of tier-1 licensed mobile network operators in each country.
  • All of the major pan-African tier-1 operators partner with AMN to extend their network coverage deep into rural Africa.

AMN Passes Milestone of 1 Billion Phone Calls Per Year

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:22pm

LONDON, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Africa Mobile Networks (AMN) is pleased to announce that it now processes more than 1 billion phone calls annually for subscribers in previously unconnected rural areas in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Africa Mobile Networks (AMN) is pleased to announce that it now processes more than 1 billion phone calls annually for subscribers in previously unconnected rural areas in Sub-Saharan Africa.
  • In June 2020, AMN processed 91,623,222 voice calls, representing an annualised rate of 1.1 billion calls per annum, plus also nearly 6 terabytes (6,000 GB) of data.
  • The 2G/3G/4G mobile network services are provided by AMN on behalf of tier-1 licensed mobile network operators in each country.
  • All of the major pan-African tier-1 operators partner with AMN to extend their network coverage deep into rural Africa.

Pisano Secures $2.5 Million Investment in a Round Led by CEE Fintech Investor Elevator Ventures

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 10:00am

The round was led by CEE Fintech Investor Elevator Ventures (EV), which is the venture capital arm of Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI).

Key Points: 
  • The round was led by CEE Fintech Investor Elevator Ventures (EV), which is the venture capital arm of Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI).
  • Founded in 2015, Pisano currently operates in more than 20 countries across Europe, the Middle East, North Africa and Asia-Pacific.
  • "Our collaboration with EV started with RBI's fintech partnership program Elevator Lab, where we shared our solutions from a start-up perspective.
  • The relationship developed from a successful PoC with RBI to a growth investment," said, Ozkan Demir, Co-founder and CEO at Pisano.

Pisano Secures $2.5 Million Investment in a Round Led by CEE Fintech Investor Elevator Ventures

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 10:00am

The round was led by CEE Fintech Investor Elevator Ventures (EV), which is the venture capital arm of Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI).

Key Points: 
  • The round was led by CEE Fintech Investor Elevator Ventures (EV), which is the venture capital arm of Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI).
  • Founded in 2015, Pisano currently operates in more than 20 countries across Europe, the Middle East, North Africa and Asia-Pacific.
  • "Our collaboration with EV started with RBI's fintech partnership program Elevator Lab, where we shared our solutions from a start-up perspective.
  • The relationship developed from a successful PoC with RBI to a growth investment," said, Ozkan Demir, Co-founder and CEO at Pisano.

Dominica Citizenship by Investment Is "a Life-changer", Cites The Economist

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 7:00am

A recent article from The Economist unravels the cases of several African nationals who chose Caribbean citizenship over others due to their experience and smoother processing.

Key Points: 
  • A recent article from The Economist unravels the cases of several African nationals who chose Caribbean citizenship over others due to their experience and smoother processing.
  • One in particular says that obtaining the economic citizenship of the Commonwealth of Dominica was a "life-changer".
  • Dominica has the world's best Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme, established in 1993.
  • Vetted applicants can pick one of the select luxury resorts and make a qualifying investment of at least US$200,000.

Dominica Citizenship by Investment Is "a Life-changer", Cites The Economist

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 8:23pm

A recent article from The Economist unravels the cases of several African nationals who chose Caribbean citizenship over others due to their experience and smoother processing.

Key Points: 
  • A recent article from The Economist unravels the cases of several African nationals who chose Caribbean citizenship over others due to their experience and smoother processing.
  • One in particular says that obtaining the economic citizenship of the Commonwealth of Dominica was a "life-changer".
  • Dominica has the world's best Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme, established in 1993.
  • Vetted applicants can pick one of the select luxury resorts and make a qualifying investment of at least US$200,000.

Alight's COVID-19 Health Messaging Campaign IN OUR HANDS Reaches 100 Million People Worldwide

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 6:53pm

MINNEAPOLIS, July 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alight , formerly known as the American Refugee Committee, is proud to share that the IN OUR HANDS campaign has officially reached 100 million people worldwide.

Key Points: 
  • MINNEAPOLIS, July 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alight , formerly known as the American Refugee Committee, is proud to share that the IN OUR HANDS campaign has officially reached 100 million people worldwide.
  • IN OUR HANDS was developed to share bite-sized, positive health messaging and prevention techniques, while also dismantling prevalent myths and misinformation about COVID-19.
  • The campaign utilized social media as one of the main communication platforms, working with 170+ influencers from over 10 countries.
  • As the campaign picked up momentum, additional grassroots approaches for reaching more people were employed and customized for each country.

Mining Provider Xive Rolls Out Rebrand and Free Educational Platform on Mining and Crypto

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 3:48pm

NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan, July 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kazakhstan-based mining provider Xive announced mining capacities empowerment and the launch of an updated site on July 9th.

Key Points: 
  • NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan, July 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kazakhstan-based mining provider Xive announced mining capacities empowerment and the launch of an updated site on July 9th.
  • Besides hashpower sharing, Xive offers its clients mining hardware accommodation starting from$0.042 per KWh.
  • Learning platform Xive Academy includes a set of educational articles on the company website and a series of free webinars, dedicated to the basics of mining and cryptocurrencies.
  • Xive is an officially registered Kazakhstan-based mining provider that offers remote mining and hardware accommodation services.

Mining Provider Xive Rolls Out Rebrand and Free Educational Platform on Mining and Crypto

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 3:44pm

NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan, July 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kazakhstan-based mining provider Xive announced mining capacities empowerment and the launch of an updated site on July 9th.

Key Points: 
  • NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan, July 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kazakhstan-based mining provider Xive announced mining capacities empowerment and the launch of an updated site on July 9th.
  • Besides hashpower sharing, Xive offers its clients mining hardware accommodation starting from$0.042 per KWh.
  • Learning platform Xive Academy includes a set of educational articles on the company website and a series of free webinars, dedicated to the basics of mining and cryptocurrencies.
  • Xive is an officially registered Kazakhstan-based mining provider that offers remote mining and hardware accommodation services.