Business

AT&T acquires Time Warner
The $85 billion deal had been opposed on the grounds that it would stifle media and broadcasting competition
MTN to launch MVNO, mobile payment services in Namibia
The operator now offers direct financial services in 15 countries
Virgin Mobile partners with Samsung to deliver an exclusive mobile data offering in the UAE
New Virgin Mobile customers will get 5GB of additional data for three months with the purchase of a new Samsung Galaxy device
5G on a roll, cellular IoT deployments ramping up – Ericsson Mobility Report
3.5 billion IoT cellular connections predicted for 2023, 5G commercial launches this year; North America seen leading the 5G uptake
Fortinet signs threat information sharing agreement with INTERPOL
Formal relationship showcases public and private collaboration in combating cyber-crime & privacy protection globally
ZTE's shares sink on stock exchanges globally
Shares are expected to fall further after Chinese kit-maker agrees to pay $1.4 billion fine
Airtel goes cold on Telkom Kenya merger
Merger is off after the two opertors could not agree on a number of issues
Pixcom and Avaya accelerate the delivery of cloud-based communications to SMEs
The partnership is designed to bring solutions such as unified communications, and contact centre solutions to SMEs