Tariff increases unsettle Zimbabwe telecommunications firms

Zim telcos
feel rattled

Tariff increases will
have an impact.


Tuesday, Nov 12th

Zain Sudan ordered to restore internet services

Zain Sudan ordered to restore internet services

Local court issues order for telco to immediately address country's prolonged internet blackout.

Vodacom strikes key deals as it repositions pan-Africa operations

Vodacom strikes key deals as it repositions pan-Africa operations

Service provider agreements secured with companies Angola, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Nigeria and Zambia.

Gambia's Gamcel seeks urgent government bailout

Gambia's Gamcel seeks urgent government bailout

State-owned mobile operator argues funds are required to upgrade infrastructure and stabilise network.

Zimbabwe's ailing currency pushes up international call rates

Zimbabwe's ailing currency pushes up international call rates

Econet is the latest telco to adjust tariffs.

MTN dismisses claims of shareholder meddling

MTN dismisses claims of shareholder meddling

Operator responds to media reports its biggest shareholder PIC is pressuring for changes to its board.

Cell C appoints new Chief HR officer

Cell C appoints new Chief HR officer

Juba Mashaba will serve in the position as of 1 June 2019.

Guinea's Guilab pens distribution agreement with Facebook

Guinea's Guilab pens distribution agreement with Facebook

Partners believe roll out will lead to improved user experience.

Zimbabwe officials mull over data rollover as costs rise

Zimbabwe officials mull over data rollover as costs rise

Consumers stretched amid declining economy and reduced disposable income.

Camtel officially opens shareholding

Camtel officially opens shareholding

Move in a bid to reduce communications costs and extend regional service delivery.

Uzi brings much-needed competition to Zambia's telecom industry

Uzi brings much-needed competition to Zambia's telecom industry

Mobile phone subscription has increased, according to recent figures from the regulator.

Zim telcos commit to infrastructure sharing

Zim telcos commit to infrastructure sharing

Econet and rival NetOne sign agreement to maximise 'rare currencies' by eliminating duplication.