Vodafone Idea aims to raise US$2.1 billion in FPO this week

Vodafone Idea aims to raise US$2.1 billion in FPO this week

Indian telco Vodafone Idea reportedly plans to raise as much as Rs180 billion (just over US$2.1 billion) this week in what is expected to be India’s biggest follow-on public offering (FPO) as it seeks to pay off debts and get back in the 5G game.

Orange launches youth training programme in MEA

Orange launches youth training programme in MEA

Orange and online learning company Coursera are launching a free certification training programme for young people in Africa and the Middle East, to provide them with key skills in artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, digital marketing, and entrepreneurship.