20 Jul 2012

Friday News Round-Up

The digital world is changing: new business models, new players, new services. The emerging markets of Africa, the Middle East and Eurasia are pioneering ways to make the most of the new opportunities. To catch up on the latest examples of innovation and business developments, we put together a weekly list of the Hot stories we come across. The Com World Series team live and breathe emerging markets, so we want to make sure we spread the news!

Hot Stories in Africa & Middle East

Google launch SMS version of Gmail in Africa

South Africa's FNB integrates mobile banking to Facebook

Kenyan and Ugandan start-ups make location pay its way"

Mobile apps increasingly help Muslims observe Ramadan

Saudi Telecom profits exceed forecasts


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