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What you need to know about the Google Impact Challenge Nigeria
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What you need to know about the Google Impact Challenge Nigeria

The Google Impact Challenge Nigeria is an initiative to support nonprofits and social enterprises with game-changing ideas to create economic opportunity in their communities. Any company/organizations can apply with their most innovative proposals. Finalists get access to Google.org funding, mentorship and resources. According to Google Nigeria, all eligible nonprofits and social enterprises […]

Naspers invests $210 Million in Swiggy
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Naspers invests $210 Million in Swiggy

Naspers Limited said it made an additional investment in Swiggy, an online food ordering and delivery platform in India. The Series G investment round is expected to close upon satisfaction of customary closing conditions. The participation in this US$210m Series G funding round is Naspers’ third investment in Swiggy, after […]

Dana Rao to head Adobe’s legal team
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Dana Rao to head Adobe’s legal team

Adobe has appointed Dana Rao as executive vice president and General Counsel, effective immediately. Rao will succeed Mike Dillon, who announced his intent to retire earlier this year. Rao will report to Adobe president and CEO Shantanu Narayen and will oversee all of Adobe’s legal and government relations matters. Currently […]

Nomura’s Instinet suffers phishing attack
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Nomura’s Instinet suffers phishing attack

Japan’s largest investment bank, Nomura said its Instinet platform for Europe suffered a phishing attack. Nomura said in the statement that it learned that Instinet Europe Limited, an overseas subsidiary of Nomura Holdings, Inc., recently experienced the impact of a spearphishing incident that resulted in unauthorized access to the firm’s desktop […]

Kinnevik merges Tele2, Com Hem
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Kinnevik merges Tele2, Com Hem

Sweden’s Kinnevik AB said it has merged Tele2 and Com Hem, and that Kinnevik had agreed to effect pro-competitive measures, if required, to complete the merger. Kinnevik has during the first half of 2018 participated in the European Commission’s merger control procedure to identify measures that would enable merger clearance […]