Chad cuts telecoms excise duty to bolster internet

Chad's plan to
grow internet

Country cuts telecoms excise duty.

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Angola’s AngoSat-2 on track for 2022 launch

Angola’s AngoSat-2 on track for 2022 launch

Country's Minister of Telecommunications José Carvalho da Rocha has confirmed the situation to media.

Nilesat-301 satellite to be built by Thales Alenia Space

Nilesat-301 satellite to be built by Thales Alenia Space

Positioned at 7° West, Nilesat-301 will work with Nilesat-201 to provide Ku-band services for MENA region.

Tunisia's Telnet in fresh satellite deal with Russia

Tunisia's Telnet in fresh satellite deal with Russia

Technology consultancy and engineering company plans to launch 30 satellites by 2023.

InterSAT opts for JUPITER to bolster SkyFi service

InterSAT opts for JUPITER to bolster SkyFi service

VSAT service provider selects Hughes Networks' platform to power SkyFi satellite broadband service to Sub-Saharan Africa.

Globalstar secures permit to expand Africa presence

Globalstar secures permit to expand Africa presence

Telco has existing presence in Botswana and is now focused on four other key markets.

Rwanda looks to exploit data from satellite investment

Rwanda looks to exploit data from satellite investment

Country's first satellite expected to reinforce agriculture management, among other applications.

Agreement to bolster satellite service to South Sudan, Chad and Angola

Agreement to bolster satellite service to South Sudan, Chad and Angola

Avanti, MGI pen five-year deal to deploy HYLAS 4 satellite.

Spacecom's AMOS-17 in orbit to bolster Africa's connectivity

Spacecom's AMOS-17 in orbit to bolster Africa's connectivity

Satellite features C-band, Ka-band and Ku-band capabilities.

Scepticism as China funds most of Ethiopia's latest satellite project

Scepticism as China funds most of Ethiopia's latest satellite project

Industry experts question China's agenda as African country deepens partnership with second satellite project launched.

Avanti launches HYLAS 3 satellite

Avanti launches HYLAS 3 satellite

Latest high-throughput satellite will provide Ka-band communications across EMEA.

Angola contracts Airbus to build US$179-million AngoSat-3

Angola contracts Airbus to build US$179-million AngoSat-3

Latest project forms part of North African country's space strategy to 2025.