Chad cuts telecoms excise duty to bolster internet

Chad's plan to
grow internet

Country cuts telecoms excise duty.

Friday, Jan 17th


Nigerian telcos fined for poor quality service

Four operators face fines.


Safaricom Kenya readies for 'data tsunami'

Market leader plans fibre-optic cable network.

ALTON criticises Nigeria's regulatory telecoms infrastructure guidelines

With the guidelines expected to ruin the country's efficient telephone and internet services.


Zim's Telecel slashes data rates

Telco cuts costs by half.


Qatar telco wins Tunisian 3G licence

QTel to pay $131 million for fixed line and 3G licences.


'Pay up or get out'

Ghana authority says telcos have unpaid taxes.


Egypt to get fourth operator

Future telco would have to lease network capacity.

KT Corp trims offer for S.Africa's Telkom stake

As Telkom struggles to keep up with other mobile operators. 


Econet's subscriber numbers surge

Zimbabwean operator's mobile subs hit seven million.

Nigerian regulator renews plans for broadband infrastructure

Broadband infrastructure to improve Nigeria's ICT sector.


Airtel Kenya not cutting rates

The company says is not reducing its mobile termination rates.