Twitter Shuttered in Nigeria After Removing President’s Post

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Twitter Shuttered in Nigeria After Removing President’s Post” – below is their description. Telecommunications operators in Nigeria will shut down any remaining access to Twitter Inc.’s services by the end of Saturday on government orders, days after the social media giant deleted a post by President Muhammadu … Read more Twitter Shuttered in Nigeria After Removing President’s Post

China to accelerate digital transformation in 5G era

CGTN published this video item, entitled “China to accelerate digital transformation in 5G era” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Monday is World Telecommunication and Information Society Day. Representatives from China’s telecom industry and research institutes gathered in Zhengzhou, in central China’s Henan province to discuss how to accelerate digital transformation. CGTN YouTube … Read more China to accelerate digital transformation in 5G era

Tech Breakdown: What has China achieved in 5G development so far?

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Tech Breakdown: What has China achieved in 5G development so far?” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-04-14/Tech-Breakdown-What-has-China-achieved-in-5G-development-so-far–ZrWtpbkWEU/index.html In June 2019, #China granted #5G licenses for commercial use, signaling a new era in the country’s telecommunication industry. During the #Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) that year, 5G-related topics … Read more Tech Breakdown: What has China achieved in 5G development so far?

Rogers-Shaw merger will drive up prices in 3 years, expert predicts

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Rogers-Shaw merger will drive up prices in 3 years, expert predicts” – below is their description. Rogers Communications announced plans to acquire Shaw for $20.4 billion on Monday. Technology expert Graham Williams says this possible merger is ‘horrific’ news for consumers, and prices will go up in three … Read more Rogers-Shaw merger will drive up prices in 3 years, expert predicts

Myanmar: Military raids NLD party headquarters | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Myanmar: Military raids NLD party headquarters | DW News” – below is their description. The US on Tuesday condemned violence against protesters in ongoing protests against a military coup in Myanmar. US State department spokesman, Ned Price said that everyone had a right to freedom of expression and … Read more Myanmar: Military raids NLD party headquarters | DW News

U.S. Will Analyze WHO Report on Covid Origin, State Department Says

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “U.S. Will Analyze WHO Report on Covid Origin, State Department Says” – below is their description. The US State Department is outlining its position on a World Health Organization team report that has concluded the coronavirus most likely jumped to humans from an animal. The State department … Read more U.S. Will Analyze WHO Report on Covid Origin, State Department Says

China sends Tiantong 1-03 satellite into orbit in first launch of 2021

CGTN published this video item, entitled “China sends Tiantong 1-03 satellite into orbit in first launch of 2021” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video China successfully conducted the first space launch in 2021, sending the Tiantong 1-03 mobile telecommunication satellite into orbit from Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China’s Sichuan Province on … Read more China sends Tiantong 1-03 satellite into orbit in first launch of 2021

NYSE scraps plan to ban China’s largest telecom firms from trading

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “NYSE scraps plan to ban China’s largest telecom firms from trading” – below is their description. In a bizarre U-turn, the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is scrapping plans to ban China’s largest three telecommunication companies from trading. It followed a Trump executive order barring American investments … Read more NYSE scraps plan to ban China’s largest telecom firms from trading

China launches new mobile telecommunication satellite

CGTN published this video item, entitled “China launches new mobile telecommunication satellite” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-11-13/China-launches-new-mobile-telecommunication-satellite-VnuT2HRTeU/index.html #China successfully launched a new mobile telecommunication satellite from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwestern Sichuan Province on November 12. The Tiantong 1-02 satellite was launched at 11:59 p.m. by a Long March-3B carrier … Read more China launches new mobile telecommunication satellite

Pakistan bans TikTok over ‘immoral and indecent’ videos

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Pakistan bans TikTok over ‘immoral and indecent’ videos” – below is their description. Pakistan has blocked the popular social media app TikTok which is owned by Chinese tech giant ByteDance. The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority said on October 9, 2020, that it was receiving complaints against “immoral … Read more Pakistan bans TikTok over ‘immoral and indecent’ videos

#DigitalCooperation – Action Today for Future Generations (23 September 2020)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “#DigitalCooperation – Action Today for Future Generations (23 September 2020)” – below is their description. How do presidents, CEOs & digital experts plan to build a safer, stronger, kinder digital world for future generations? In conjunction with the 75th Anniversary of the United Nations, UNICEF and Generation Unlimited, … Read more #DigitalCooperation – Action Today for Future Generations (23 September 2020)

UK’s 5G ban on Huawei: More than meets the eye

Britain requires all UK telecommunication providers to stop buying new Huawei 5G equipment starting next year, and they must also remove all of Huawei’s 5G kit from their networks by 2027. This follows U.S. sanctions, which claim the Chinese tech giant poses a national security threat. Huawei insisted it’s far from a threat, urging the … Read more UK’s 5G ban on Huawei: More than meets the eye

China successfully launches APSTAR-6D telecommunication satellite

The APSTAR-6D telecommunication satellite was launched Thursday via a Long March 3B carrier rocket from Xichang Satellite Launch Center. APSTAR-6D is designed and manufactured by the China Academy of Space Technology (CAST), a subsidiary of China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC). Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): … Read more China successfully launches APSTAR-6D telecommunication satellite

How will Africans benefit from internet expansion? | Inside Story

From video-chatting to working from home, one thing that’s keeping us all going during this lockdown is a good internet connection. The online world became part of our everyday lives, and how transformative it’s been. Ordering, banking, educating or building a business, all from our computers and phones. But in Africa in 2020, only four … Read more How will Africans benefit from internet expansion? | Inside Story

UN chief on World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2020

António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) on World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (17 May) Information technology can be a beacon of hope, allowing billions of people around the world to connect. During the COVID-19 pandemic, these connections – with loved ones, with schools and colleges, with workplaces, with healthcare professionals and essential supplies– are more important … Read more UN chief on World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2020