SADC pressured on roaming costs

SADC pressured on roaming costs

Ten year deadline
expires in 2018.

Thursday, Jan 18th

SA's Guma looks to invest US$1.2bn in Zimbabwe

SA's Guma looks to invest US$1.2bn in Zimbabwe

Founder Robert Gumede told state media that good times are back in the country.

Econet success earns chairman billionaire status

Econet success earns chairman billionaire status

Strive Masiyiwa has secured 14th position on Forbes 2018 list of billionaires.

Mugabe out: what of Zim's tech future?

Mugabe out: what of Zim's tech future?

There is a need for change to permeate the ICT and telecoms industry, but the question remains as to what policy direction new leadership will take?

Econet Wireless, Untu Capital partner to launch mobile money bond platform

Econet Wireless, Untu Capital partner to launch mobile money bond platform

Subscribers can purchase bonds via mobile phones and earn interest, the companies claim.

Zimbabwean entrepreneur raises $390 000 for self-driving car start-up

Zimbabwean entrepreneur raises $390 000 for self-driving car start-up

Kar-go is designed to autonomously deliver packages to homes, addressing the 'last mile' problem.

Zimbabwe's new administration also has issues with social media

Zimbabwe's new administration also has issues with social media

Law enforcement expresses reservations, while operators hope recent ICT statistics and performance speak to a clear investment opportunity.

Zimbabwe: The humble SMS reinvented.

Zimbabwe: The humble SMS reinvented

 

Five local towns invest in SMS-based tech to enhance service delivery.

Research slates Zim govt over internet regulation

Research slates Zim govt over internet regulation

Zimbabwe Democracy Institute bemoans control by authorities, urges private ISPs to safeguard interests of users.

Zim startup brings efficiency to FMCG sector.

Zim startup brings efficiency to FMCG sector

Tech company's mobile software app plans to keep grocery store shelves stocked.

Zimbabwe: Econet apologises for outage

Zimbabwe: Econet apologises for outage

Blackout affected most operators on Liquid Telecom network.

Zimbabwe’s central bank wants faster tech adoption.

Zimbabwe's central bank wants faster tech adoption

Call for cross-sharing of infrastructure such as point of sale systems and broadband.