Brazil works with IDB to expand fixed broadband coverage

Brazil works with IDB to expand fixed broadband coverage

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), a source of long-term financing for economic, social and institutional development in Latin America and the Caribbean, says it has approved a US$100 million loan to Brazil's federal government to improve digital connectivity and expand fixed broadband coverage in the country.

Nigeria plans to replace NIGCOMSAT-1R communications satellite

Nigeria plans to replace NIGCOMSAT-1R communications satellite

Nigerian Communications Satellite Limited (NIGCOMSAT), which owns and operates Nigeria’s communications satellite systems, has begun the process of replacing its NIGCOMSAT-1R communications satellite. It is reportedly seeking support from investors and collaborators worldwide to do this.