Daily Archives: May 27, 2014
In its recent report the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) revealed that South Africa is responsible for the majority of African’s carbon emissions as a result of its coal-intensive energy production, and that the average temperatures across South Africa will increase by 2ºC along the coast and 6ºC inland by the end of the century if no action is taken to combat this. The report notes however, that South Africa has the infrastructure and expertise available to “climate proof” itself in order to lower its carbon emissions.
Gilat Satcom, a leading provider of satellite and fibre-based connectivity services in Africa, Asia and the Middle East, today announced additional investment in its broadband network in East Africa with the establishment of a new Point of Presence (PoP) in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania. The PoP is connected to both the EASSy and SEACOM undersea cables which enable Gilat Satcom to provide advanced services such as MPLS with full redundancy.
High level Summit addressing Morocco oil and gas prospects well attended by ONHYM, IOCs and top industry experts
AU – Eastern Africa Regional Internet Exchange Point and Regional Internet Carrier workshop launched
KIGALI, Rwanda, May 27, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – An African Union (AU) led Eastern Africa Regional Internet Exchange Point (RIXP) and Regional Internet Carrier (RIC) Workshop was launched today in Kigali, Rwanda with the aim to foster stakeholder discussions on supporting National Internet Exchange Points and Internet Service Providers to grow and become Regional Internet Exchange Points (RIXP) and Regional Internet Carriers (RIC) in order to promote intra-Africa internet traffic to be exchanged within the continent.
Key Africa commodities are now available for foreign exchange trading as part of online company easy-forex®’ exciting Contracts for Difference (CFD) extended offering.