Mauritius to showcase ICT BPO
MAURITIUS| Aug. 3, 2012, 12:32 p.m.
Mauritius will highlight its ICT BPO sector at an international conference next month.
The second ICT-BPO International Conference 2012 will be held from 12th to 14th September 2012 at the Hilton Resort and Spa, Flic en Flac, Mauritius.
The Conference is organised by the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology of the Republic of Mauritius as part of its initiatives to transform and position the Mauritian economy into an innovation-driven economy based on Knowledge and Technology.
About a hundred ICT and outsourcing executives from across the industry and around the world who are seeking the very latest insights and ideas will attend this conference. A special focus this year will be the organisation of a dedicated session on “Exporting ICT Services in Africa”, with the participation of Ministerial delegations from various African Countries.
MORE MAURITIUS NEWS
Hello Paisa clinches top African Fintech spot at Innotribe Start-up challengeLow cost international money transfer company Hello Paisa was named the number one Fintech Company in Africa during the SWIFT African Regional Conference in Mauritius this week. Read More
Networks Unlimited opens head office for Africa in MauritiusNetworks Unlimited has opened a head office servicing its African business in Mauritius. Read More
MFS Africa to power cross-border xP2P services between MTN Mobile Money and M-Pesa in AfricaMFS Africa has announced that its mobile money hub (MFS Africa Hub) has been selected by telecom giants Vodafone and MTN to interconnect their respective M-PESA and MTN Mobile Money platforms in the East African region. Read More
Growing African focus on data securityBeachhead Solutions’ new SA and Mauritius country manager explains the challenges and solutions around securing customer data and compliance with new personal information legislation. Read More
JMR Infotech, Oracle organise 2nd Oracle Financial Services African SummitJMR Infotech and Oracle will stage the 2nd Oracle Financial Services African Summit at Balaclava, Mauritius, this week. Read More
SEFA to support innovative energy efficiency project in MauritiusThe Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) has approved a preparation grant to support Sotravic Ltd. in the development and installation of the Sea Water Air Conditioning (SWAC) System in Mauritius. Read More
Call for papers: IST-Africa 2014The organisers of IST Africa have issued a call for papers for IST Africa 2014, which will take place in Mauritius in May next year. Read More
Mauritius 1st in Africa in Global Competitiveness ReportMauritius ranks 1st in Africa and occupies the 45th place worldwide, according to the world Global Competitiveness Report 2013-14 of the World Economic Forum (WEF). Read More
Mauritius moves to 8-digit diallingMauritius switched to 8-digit mobile numbers at the weekend. Read More
FEATURED STORYGovernment should encourage youths in ICT early
Youths should be given more encouragement to develop their ICT skills, an 11-year-old app developer told Kokumo Goodie.
BEST READ NEWS
IN DEPTHIBM Opens First Cloud Data Centre in South Africa
IBM is opening a new IBM Cloud Data Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa. The new cloud center is the result of a close collaboration with Gijima and Vodacom and is designed to support cloud adoption and customer demand across the continent.