Potraz, MNOs partner to connect under-served areas to the world

MARGINAlISED communities with limited or no mobile access are set to benefit from an agreement between telecoms regulator, Postal and Telecommunicatio

Zimbabwe telecom operators get forex greenlight

Zimbabweans will now pay more to make calls and use the internet after the telecoms regulator authorised operators to peg their tariffs at the officia

TelOne centre reduces service disruptions

In a move that will result in a significant reduction in internet service disruptions, TelOne has launched a Network Operations Centre (NOC).

TelOne requires US$300m for recapitalisation of projects

STATE-OWNED utility, TelOne requires 300 million United States dollars to fully undertake its recapitalisation programme through strategic regional an

Inflation erodes telco margins as operating costs mount

Zimbabwe risks being left behind in the digital era which has been accelerated by the Covid-19 pandemic as local mobile network operators (MNOs) conti

Clients owe TelOne ZW$500m in bills

STATE-OWNED telecommunications concern TelOne is owed more than ZW$500 million by, among others, government entities and has adopted various measures,

Rising costs, inflation threaten telcos' viability

Rising costs as a result of high inflation and a depreciating local currency, are threatening the viability of telecommunication companies (telcos) as

Telcos ring Potraz for another tariff increase

Local mobile telecommunications operators have approached the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) for another upwa

5G technology safe, claims Potraz

THE Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) has dismissed claims that 5G technology helps transmit coronavirus saying

Misa calls for reduction in data tariffs

The Media Institute for Southern Africa (MISA) Zimbabwe has implored telecommunication companies to reduce data prices so that citizens can easily acc

Mobile money subscriptions up 15%

The number of active mobile money subscriptions continued on a growth trajectory, registering a 15 percent growth in 2019, according to regulator, Pos

Telecoms players call on Fourth Industrial Revolution

PLAYERS in the telecommunications sector have appealed to the Government to prioritise and channel more resources towards embracing the Fourth Industr

Zimbabwe mobile penetration rate drops to 60%

Zimbabwe mobile penetration has recorded a decline of 2.5% to reach 90.6% in 2019 from 93.1% in recorded 2018 due to cost of living adjustment as Zimb

Zimbabwe international voice traffic drops to 170 million minutes

International incoming traffic has declined by 4.4% to record 170.7million from 178.4million minutes recorded in 2018.The decline is attribute

Telcos donate ICT equipment towards COVID19 fight

Local telecommunications companies through the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (POTRAZ) and Ministry of ICT, Postal and Courier Ser

Telcoms revenue jumps 181 percent

The telecommunications industry's annual revenue for year 2019 surged 181 percent to $4,5 billion compared to $1,6 billion recorded in the prior drive

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