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MTN Zambia signs a $65mn loan agreement

Three-year loan facility will be used to help upgrade the operator's infrastructure.


Airtel to build 200 towers in rural Zambia

As part of a universal access project, the company plans to dramatically expand its network.

`Investors not spooked by Zamtel sale reversal`

Government`s reversal of the sale of a majority stake in Zamtel has not affected Zambia`s investment climate, say analysts.


Zamtel unveils 3G services

Zambian telco launches mobile internet services.


Zambian telcos could face penalties

The country`s ICT authority draws up a code that could result in operators being penalised for poor service.

MTN Zambia employee faces fraud charges

IT specialist allegedly illegally helped girlfriend win a competition.


Zambia start-up receives VC funding

A San Francisco-based firm, started by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar, invests in a Zambian mobile payments start-up.