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Meeting with China mobile

Meeting with China mobile

Yesterday morning, we were able to receive representatives of China Mobile International (the subsidiary of China Mobile Limited, responsible for its international business) who are one of our closest international partners. This meeting was our first physical...

Djibouti FinTech Forum

Djibouti FinTech Forum

Last week saw the occurrence of the 1st Djibouti FinTech Forum, part of the wider Africa FinTech Forum launched in 2017. The event took place from 14-16 December at the Djibouti Palace Kempinski bringing together a panel of experts in the field. The forum was...

Smart Africa 9th Board Meeting

Smart Africa 9th Board Meeting

The 9th Smart Africa Board Meeting was held virtually on Monday 7th December 2020 and chaired by H.E. Paul Kagame, President of the Republic of Rwanda. It was probably one of the most important meetings after a difficult year for the global economy and a great quote...

Visit From Ambassador of Rwanda

Visit From Ambassador of Rwanda

On Monday 23rd November 2020, the General Director of Djibouti Telecom Mr Mohamed Assoweh warmly received the Ambassador of Rwanda H.E. Mrs Hope Tumukunde Gasatura at Haramous submarine cable station. Djibouti and Rwanda have a strong longstanding relationship with...

Sponsoring Forum Africain Des Ports

Sponsoring Forum Africain Des Ports

Earlier this week, we were pleased to attend and participate in the Forum Africain Des Ports event which we were Gold Sponsors. The event was held at the prestigious Djibouti Kempinski palace and with very little in terms of physical events in the current global...

Private Interconnection Bandwidth To Hit 13,300TBPS

Private Interconnection Bandwidth To Hit 13,300TBPS

We recently came across a very informative and insightful article from Capacity Media. The full article is uploaded and linked to below, but we've extracted a few key takeaways first: Equinix’s latest Global Interconnection Index (GXI) predicts private connectivity at...

Hosting High Level Ethiopian Delegation

Hosting High Level Ethiopian Delegation

On Sunday 4th October, the Ministry of Communication (in charge of posts and telecommunications) of Djibouti and our Director General Mohamed ASSOWEH welcomed a high level delegation led by the Ethiopian Finance Minister, Ahmed Shide. This comes on the back of our...

Djibouti Mobile Money Launch

Djibouti Mobile Money Launch

Initiated by Djibouti Telecom, D-Money is a new Digital Mobile Money service recently launched across Djibouti. This new innovative service allows users to carry out digital money transfers and payments directly from mobile phones. In an increasingly digital world,...

2Africa subsea cable to boost connectivity across Africa

2Africa subsea cable to boost connectivity across Africa

Djibouti as a country and Djibouti Telecom are proud to be involved in the 2Africa subsea cable project led by Facebook. Dubbed as '2Africa' it is one of the largest subsea projects in the world, connecting 23 countries in Africa, the Middle East and Europe. Djibouti...