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Airtel reiterates commitment to customers in Uganda

Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), a leading global telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, today reiterated its commitment to Uganda and said it will “continue to make investments and offer world-class and affordable services to customers in the country”.

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IBM Report: Technology Holds the Key to Economic and Social Reform in Accra, Ghana

Cloud computing, Big Data and mobile technologies can help transform Accra into a smarter city – improving lives and bolstering the West African hub’s continued rise to prosperity

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Nokia and Airtel partner to deliver consumer value across Africa

By Chancy Namadzunda

Nokia and Airtel announced a broad partnership agreement across Africa to drive closer collaboration and deliver increased consumer value. The agreement, which incorporates areas such as the provision of Nokia Life services, Xpress Browser and Nokia Store Operator Billing for purchases from Nokia Store in key countries, makes it easier and more cost effective for Airtel subscribers to access a range of value adding services.

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Seizing the Digital Growth Opportunities in a better Connected East Africa

East Africa Com
21-22 May 2013
Safari Park Hotel,
Nairobi, Kenya
Visit the website: www.comworldseries.com/eafrica

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Airtel appoints Charity Chanda Lumpa as MD for Zambia operations

Bharti Airtel, a leading telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, today announced the appointment of Ms. Charity Chanda Lumpa as Managing Director (MD) of Airtel’s operation in Zambia with effect from May 1st 2013.

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A piece by Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank, to set the scene for the BRICS summit in Durban on 26-27 March

A Win-Win in Infrastructure – The Durban BRICS Summit

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Airtel déploie les services téléphoniques Haute-définition en Afrique

Bharti Airtel Limited (http://www.airtel.com) est l’une des plus grandes sociétés de télécommunications dans le monde avec des opérations dans 20 pays en Afrique et en Asie. Basée à New Delhi, en Inde, la société fait partie des quatre plus grands opérateurs de téléphonie mobile au monde en termes du nombre d’abonnés. En Inde, elle offre des services variés, notamment des services mobiles 2G et 3G, des offres lignes fixes et du haut débit ADSL, l’IPTV et le DTH, des solutions pour entreprises et services nationaux et internationaux de longue distance aux opérateurs de téléphonie. Sur les autres marchés, elle fournit des services mobiles 2G et 3G. Bharti Airtel comptait plus de 262 millions d’abonnés sur l’ensemble de ses marchés à la fin du mois de Janvier 2012. 

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Airtel rolls out mobile HD voice service in Africa

Bharti Airtel Limited (http://www.airtel.com) is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa. Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 4 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers. In India, the company’s product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services, mobile commerce, fixed line services, high speed DSL broadband, IPTV, DTH, enterprise services including national & international long distance services to carriers. In the rest of the geographies, it offers 2G, 3G wireless services and mobile commerce. Bharti Airtel had over 262 million customers across its operations at the end of January 2013.

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Journalist, vendor wins in Timaitha Valentines Promotion

By Chancy Namadzunda

Yvonnie Sundu, a journalist working with the Malawi’s Nation Publications Limited  and Market Sweets vendor Mike Chimtele won K100 000 each during the Timaitha Valentine Days Promotion special draw which was conducted last week.

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Microsoft Introduces the 4Afrika Initiative to Help Improve the Continent’s Global Competitiveness

 

Efforts focus on accelerating adoption of smart devices, empowering small and medium businesses, and up-leveling skills development to ignite African innovation for the Continent and for the world

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Parent find child’s school fees in Airtel Timaitha Fiesta Promotion

By Chancy Namadzunda

When all seemed to be lost, the gods finally smiled to a Mtakataka based farmer Abraham Phiri who can finally send back to school his child after immerging a winner a scholarship valued at K100 000 in the ongoing Airtel Timaitha Promotion.

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Corporate mobile payments to reduce cost of ‘cash sales by 20%,’ according to new whitepaper from Mobile Money Consulting

Corporate Mobile Payments present an unique opportunity to reduce costs and improve efficiency for corporations globally

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Fourteen subscribers win in Airtel Malawi Timaitha SMS Promotion

By Chancy  Namadzunda

Fourteen Airtel Malawi subscribers have won in the first draw of Timaitha SMS promotion in a draw conducted in Lilongwe.

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Airtel Malawi Facilitates Business Growth through Office In A Box

By Chancy Namadzunda

A few weeks ago after launching its umbrella campaign; Timaitha, Airtel has launched Office in a Box, a communication solution for small to medium sized businesses, home offices and aspiring businesses.

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First winners get prizes in Airtel Malawi new promotion

By Chancy Namadzunda

Two lucky winners in the newly launched Airtel Malawi Timaitha Fiesta Promotion received their prizes on Tuesday at the company’s head offices in Lilongwe.

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Airtel and Ericsson making history in African network transformation

By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa

Airtel has completed the largest network transformation in African Telecoms history – and is partnering with Ericsson for the comprehensive upgrade of a network to deliver superior service.

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Airtel Malawi launches new promotion, Timaitha Fiesta


By Chancy Nanadzunda

Airtel Malawi on Tuesday launched a new promotion called Timaitha
Fiesta with an aim of enriching its customers’ day to day lives.

Speaking at the launch, Airtel Malawi Deputy Managing Director Maurice
Newa the promotion will see 32 people from every district winning a
scholarship valued at K100 000 every week .

The promotion will run for 13 weeks which translates to 416 beneficiaries.

“In addition, 10 winners from each district will get a ZTE handset
each week while another ten customers will also get K1000 worth of
airtime weekly,” said Newa

He added, “We are launching this promotion because we appreciate that
during this time of the year, our customers have many financial
commitments such as farming, Christmas as well as taking care of other
basic necessities which include education.”

The promotion was launched shortly after the umbrella campaign,
Timaitha which celebrates Airtel’s second year in Malawi and the power
of friendship among the people.

The entry mechanisms include usage of over K40 worth of aritime a day
of any Airtel product service, transacting with Airtel Money and
buying a news Airtel Phone pack or SIM park.

The first draw for this promotion is on November 27 and it ends on February 26.

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