telecom

Orange CEO under fire at Tapie affair trial of IMF’s Lagarde

By Chine LabbĂ© PARIS, Dec 16 – French telecoms boss Stephane Richard was sharply criticized by one of the judges and by a witness during the negligence trial of IMF chief Christine Lagarde in Paris this week. Richard, the chief executive of Orange, is a target of investigators in a related inquiry which has yet

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To Silence Propaganda, Iraq Seeks to Take Daesh Offline

By Matt Smith DUBAI, Feb 4 – Iraq is trying to persuade satellite firms to halt Internet services in areas under Daesh’s rule, seeking to deal a major blow to the group’s potent propaganda machine which relies heavily on social media to inspire its followers to wage jihad. Social media apps like Twitter and Telegram

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