SOUTH AFRICA

Why harmonised retail is the future

For many industries, predicting the future during a pandemic would be difficult - if not impossible. Retail is different. Why?

By Oliver Guy 13 Nov 2020

GLOBAL

L'Oréal announces winners of Beauty Tech for Good Challenge

The international competition recognises the most innovative startups supporting responsible, sustainable and inclusive beauty...

14 Oct 2020

SOUTH AFRICA

The coronavirus pandemic requires us to understand food's murky supply chains

Six months ago, you may not have thought much about where your groceries were produced. But chances are you're thinking about it now...

By Cory Searcy and Pavel Castka 6 Aug 2020

SOUTH AFRICA

Amazon's Paul Misener on the link between innovation and diversity

Amazon veteran Paul Misener shared insight into how the e-commerce giant approaches innovation and the profound role a diverse workforce plays in this process...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 21 Jul 2020

GLOBAL

Smart clothing to drive fitness wearable revenue

Annual revenue of integrated fitness clothing is forecast to rise from approximately $1bn in 2020 to $11bn in 2025, according to Juniper Research...

11 Jun 2020

GLOBAL

Global e-retail transaction values to exceed $4tn by 2024

E-retail transaction values will reach $4.8tn by 2024, up from $3.3 trillion in 2020, according to a new report from Juniper Research...

24 Mar 2020

GLOBAL

The most valuable global retail brands for 2019

The results of the second annual BrandZ Top 75 Most Valuable Global Retail Brands have been revealed. The research shows that the world's most valuable retail brands are worth $339 billion more...

14 May 2019

GLOBAL

Successful retail chatbot interactions to grow eightfold by 2023

The global number of successful retail chatbot interactions will reach 22 billion by 2023, up from an estimated 2.6 billion in 2019, as AI offers compelling new engagement solutions...

9 May 2019

MYANMAR

Myanmar approves telecoms bill: state media

YANGON, MYANMAR: Myanmar's parliament has passed a telecoms bill paving the way for licensed international firms to operate, state media said on Wednesday, in the latest move to open the potentially lucrative mobile market.

29 Aug 2013

MYANMAR

Experience counts for Telenor and Ooredoo in Myanmar

RANGOON, MYANMAR: Myanmar has granted licenses to Norway's Telenor and Qatar's Ooredoo to build and operate the country's first foreign-owned mobile phone networks.

28 Jun 2013

MYANMAR

MTN submits application for licence in Myanmar

YANGON, MYANMAR: MTN (MTN) has submitted an application to the Telecommunications Operator Tender Evaluation and Selection Committee of the Government of Myanmar‚ thus formally entering competition for award of a telecommunications licence in that country‚ the mobile operator confirmed yesterday.

4 Jun 2013

MYANMAR

Vodafone, China Mobile exit Myanmar mobile auction

YANGON, MYANMAR: Vodafone and China Mobile said on Friday they were dropping out of the race to enter Myanmar, one of the world's last unexplored mobile telephone frontiers.

3 Jun 2013

MYANMAR

MTN to bid for Myanmar licence

YANGON, MYANMAR: The MTN Group has kicked off an awareness drive to demonstrate its credentials as a 'transformation' global mobile telecommunications mobile operator worthy of a licence to offer world-class telecoms services to the people of Myanmar.

16 May 2013

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