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Morocco’s telecoms regulator hits Maroc Telecom with $375m fine
Morocco’s biggest telco was fined for violating anti-competition legialation, according to sources in the Moroccan press
Buoyed by Red Hat acquisition, IBM sees strong growth in cloud based revenues
IBM recorded strong growth in the fourth quarter of 2019, particularly in its cloud services segment
Telecom Italia confirms ongoing talks to merge with Open Fiber
The two companies have been exploring the possibility of a merger for over six months, as Italy looks to kick start its full fibre network rollout in earnest
MTN and ZTE launch East Africa’s first Standalone 5G network
The pair achieved download speeds in excess of 1.4Gbps in testing
Vodafone to quit Facebook’s Libra project
In total, five companies have pulled out of Facebook’s crypto currency project over the past quarter
The UAE opens registration for the third annual Hackathon
TRA has launched the event in collaboration with the National Programme for Happiness and Wellbeing