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Telecel tells Econet subscribers to ‘move over’

The Zimbabwean telco has texted the rival operator's subscribers to lure them to its network.


Zimbabwe’s Econet revamps its mobile money service

New services enable expats in South Africa to send money to back home.


Reverse tariff reduction, Zimbabwe regulator orders Econet

Country’s biggest mobile operator slashed call rates by 60% amid a vicious price war.


Register SIMs or face disconnection, Zimbabwe’s Telecel warns

Southern African country’s telecoms watchdog has set 31 August as a registration deadline.


Telecel Zimbabwe to light up Victoria Falls bridge

Multicolour light display set to cost $100,000, have 1.8 million colours and last for 15 years.


Zimbabwe’s TelOne embarks on $300mn debt collection campaign

A ‘door-to-door’ initiative was kicked off by the country’s state-owned fixed-line operator last week.


Telecel Zimbabwe ‘rescued’ by Mugabe nephew

Report says Patrick Zhuwao has been roped in as part of an empowerment deal to save the telco.


Stay out of our business, Econet tells Zimbabwe regulator

Econet chief executive Douglas Mboweni set to dig in heels over price-cut reversal demands.


Econet Zimbabwe cuts tariffs by 60%

Price wars in Zimbabwe escalate among the nation’s top mobile operators.


Zimbabwe watchdog: mobile tariff reductions must be ‘fair’

Regulator makes statement following its order on Econet to reverse a 60% price cut.


Potraz renews Telecel’s operating licence

Mobile operator promises to comply with country’s indigenisation policy.