Malawi draws up new cyber security guidelines to protect finance

Batten down
the hatches

Malawi to better
protect finance sector.

Tuesday, Feb 18th

Chase Bank, Motorola partner to sponsor tech startups.

Chase Bank, Motorola partner to sponsor tech startups

The sponsorship goes towards startups participating in the Pivot East competition.

Equity Bank launches new diaspora remittance service.

Equity Bank launches new diaspora remittance service

Businesses and individuals will be able to send money directly to an Equity Bank account.

East Africa publisher looks to e-books to boost sales.

East Africa publisher looks to e-books to boost sales

Falling hard copy sales owing to imposed VAT forces rethink at Longhorn Publishers.

Mobile banking in Kenya increases confidence in banks.

Mobile banking in Kenya increases confidence in banks

Mobile phones are used to send and receive money in Kenya.

Global investors ignoring Kenyan startup opportunities, says GSMA.

Global investors ignoring Kenyan startup opportunities, says GSMA

60% of new technology businesses in Kenya are ‘bootstrapped’ according to research.

Toshiba tops East Africa portable PC market.

Toshiba tops East Africa portable PC market

Japanese company dominates shipments to the region, according to the IDC.

Poor marketing hampers African startups.

‘Poor marketing hampers African startups’

Technology businesses not paying attention to getting their message across, say experts.

African debut for world-renowned DISTREE IT channel event.

African debut for world-renowned DISTREE IT channel event

Technology vendors and resellers from 25 countries are set to gather in Kenya in June.

Should Kenyan startups fear big business partnerships?

Should Kenyan startups fear big business partnerships?

Successes and failures dot the East African country’s technology landscape.

PIVOST East reaches out to more African tech hubs.

PIVOT East reaches out to more African tech hubs

Startup competition plans to draw in more entrepreneurs at this year’s event.

East Africa PC shipments grow 3%, says IDC.

East Africa PC shipments grow 3%

Demand buoyed by Ethiopia, Tanzania and Uganda while a 16% levy hurts Kenya’s market.