Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

Friday, Feb 21st

Airtel Malawi IPO oversubscribed by 34%

Airtel Malawi IPO oversubscribed by 34%

Oversubscription is testament to the fact that Malawians believe in the future prospects of the company said MD.

Malawi draws up new cyber security guidelines to protect finance

Malawi draws up new cyber security guidelines to protect finance

Country's Reserve Bank introduces new regulations finalised in October 2019.

Airtel Malawi targets US$37.5m via IPO

Airtel Malawi targets US$37.5m via IPO

Part of a series of steps by Bharti Airtel to raise funds and reduce debt.

Airtel Malawi explains exclusion of mobile service from IPO

Airtel Malawi explains exclusion of mobile service from IPO

Addressing speculation over the viability of Airtel Mobile, Managing Director says the affiliate silo is a separately registered entity.

Airtel Malawi to list on Malawi Stock Exchange

Airtel to list on Malawi Stock Exchange

Company has not yet confirmed deadline.

Malawi: 10, 000 public sites earmarked for connectivity

Malawi: 10, 000 public sites earmarked for connectivity

PPPC executive outlines the strategy.

Malawi backtracks on 1% mobile money tax

Malawi backtracks on 1% mobile money tax

TNM, Cama among companies and organisations that lobbied government.

Malawi pens US$72.4-million global connectivity contract

Malawi pens US$72.4-million global connectivity contract

Contract part of government's Digital Malawi Project and valid for ten years.

Malawi introduces 1% tax on mobile money transactions

Malawi introduces 1% tax on mobile money transactions

Critics believe administration has changed or abandoned its original agenda.

Fire destroys critical comms infrastructure in Malawi

Fire destroys critical comms infrastructure in Malawi

Malawi Telecommunications Limited housed equipment on behalf of several telco and broadcasting firms.

Lack of regulation impedes Malawi’s financial inclusion strategy

Lack of regulation impedes Malawi's financial inclusion strategy

Country records increase in mobile money users and agents, but there is no regulation to extend reach to rural regions.