27 March 2019
Clear Blue Technologies International has been selected as the power service provider for BRCK, a hardware and services tech specialist based in Nairobi.
BRCK says that because connectivity is too expensive for the average African to afford, the majority of citizens in developing markets rely heavily on Wi-Fi. The company has developed its free to consumer Moja platform of Wi-Fi hotspots but says powering them is crucial for success.
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06 March 2019
The Rwandan Government has teamed up with Alibaba, the world’s largest online commerce company, to establish an electronic world trade platform (eWTP) hub in the country.
The eWTP is a multi-stakeholder global initiative promoting public-private dialogue.
The aim is to foster a more effective and efficient policy and business environment to enable SMEs to participate in cross-border electronic trade.
Rwanda is the first African country to establish an eWTP hub.
Under the agreements, Alibaba will work with the Rwanda Development Board to help Rwandan SMEs sell their products to Chinese consumers through Alibaba’s online marketplaces which are said to attract more than half a billion consumers.Find out more