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- Gulf African Bank (GAB) has announced the introduction of internet banking. The online service, named GABNET, will allow customers to view account balances, generate statements and transfer funds between GAB accounts.

-  The Cyprus-Egypt segment of ALEXANDROS submarine cable will go live this summer.

- According to TechCentral, South African WiMAX operator iBurst is set to extend its wireless broadband network to a selection of rural areas, with CEO Thami Mtshali indicating that the Sisonke district in southern KwaZulu-Natal is likely to be the first location to witness connectivity.