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Nokia fails to secure 5G contracts in China due to technical issues

BEIJING, May 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A news report by China.org.cn on Nokia fails to secure 5G contracts in China due to technical issues.

A visitor experiences an interactive football shooting game supported by 5G technology at Nokia's exhibition stand during the First China International Import Expo on Nov. 8, 2018.

Finland-based telecommunications equipment company Nokia has come away almost empty-handed in terms of huge 5G contracts …

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African Nations Seek Their Own Solutions in Virus Crisis

A loud hiss and grunt come from a green bag pressing air through a tube, as Senegalese researchers work to develop a prototype ventilator that could cost a mere $160 each instead of tens of thousands of dollars.

The team …

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Posted in General

‘Coronavirus Hairstyle’ Spikes in Popularity in East Africa

The coronavirus has revived a hairstyle in East Africa, one with braided spikes that echo the virus’ distinctive shape.

The style’s growing popularity is in part due to economic hardships linked to virus restrictions — it’s cheap, mothers say — …

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South Africans Tire of Lengthy Viral Restrictions

To say South Africa is tired of the lockdown would be a gross understatement.

Officials acknowledge the effect that a curfew and limitations on movement are having on the population’s financial and mental health, but say they are holding firm …

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Nokia fails to secure 5G contracts in China due to technical issues

BEIJING, May 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A news report by China.org.cn on Nokia fails to secure 5G contracts in China due to technical issues.

A visitor experiences an interactive football shooting game supported by 5G technology at Nokia's exhibition stand during the First China International Import Expo on Nov. 8, 2018.

Finland-based telecommunications equipment company Nokia has come away almost empty-handed in terms of huge 5G contracts

Read More Nokia fails to secure 5G contracts in China due to technical issues