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Mobile money agents eye Zambia's sparkling opportunity

Mobile money agents eye Zambia's sparkling opportunity

Collaboration between service providers driving growth and increase in number of agents says Bank of Zambia official.

Zambia looks to link up mobile money operators

Zambia looks to link up mobile money operators

Service providers will begin testing the system in April, according to the Bank of Zambia.

Philip van Dalsen appointed MTN Zambia CEO

Philip van Dalsen appointed MTN Zambia CEO

Former CEO of MTN Cyprus is said to have extensive experience in emerging and mature markets.

Sharp rise in mobile internet users in Zambia

Sharp rise in mobile internet users in Zambia

ICT and telecoms regulator attributes increase to improved data networks, affordable data services.

MTN Zambia, JUMO and Barclays Bank link to launch Kasaka

MTN Zambia, JUMO and Barclays Bank link to launch Kasaka

Barclays Bank Zambia has collaborated with mobile operator MTN Zambia and tech firm JUMO to launch a new interest-bearing mobile savings product called Kasaka.

Paratus partners RADWIN to broaden broadband in Zambia

Paratus partners RADWIN to broaden broadband in Zambia

'Tower rentals have become more affordable since we mount only one base station' says Paratus exec.

Biometric-tech alliance plants seed of hope for Zambian farmers

Biometric seed of hope for Zambia's farmers

South African-based FinTech company Paycode partners with smart payment solutions firm Ingenico Group to root out fraud within country's agricultural input subsidy programme.

Zambia muzzles Prime TV station

Zambia muzzles Prime TV station

Authorities take action against station known to be critical of the government.

Straight2Bank rolls out in Zambia

Straight2Bank rolls out in Zambia

Airtel Zambia, Standard Chartered Bank partner to launch latest mobile money wallet platform.

Uzi Zambia once again postpones network launch

Uzi Zambia once again postpones network launch

Industry regulator ZICTA allows third postponement by the company.

MTN Zambia adopts aggressive approach to mobile money service

MTN Zambia adopts aggressive approach to mobile money service

Mobile network operator implements incentives to up the number of subscribers.