Zambia to tax online calls.

Zambia to tax
online calls

Govt says aim is
to protect telcos.

Wednesday, Aug 15th

Zambia to tax online calls to protect telcos

Zambia to tax online calls to protect telcos

Daily tariff of US$0.30 to be charged through mobile phone operators and ISPs.

CEC up for sale to new investors

CEC up for sale to new investors

Sale includes CEC Telecom subsidiary.

Vodafone Zambia launches JUMP Academy

Vodafone Zambia launches JUMP Academy

Internet-enabled app offers unlimited access to educational materials.

US$10 billion satellite TV project launched in Zambia

US$10 billion satellite TV project launched in Zambia

Chinese firms at the forefront of Southern African country's digital migration.

Zambia stops agriculture e-voucher system

Zambia abandons agriculture e-voucher system

Two years after launching the initiative, authorities cite low ROI as a key reason for the decision to end programme governing the e-system.

Zambia's mobile operators fined K12 million for poor QoS

Zambia's mobile operators fined K12 million for poor QoS

ZICTA imposes penalties on MTN Zambia, Airtel Zambia and Zamtel.

Zambia: mobile users star-struck over new platform.

Zambia: mobile users star-struck over new platform

MTN Zambia, Kirusa collaborate to offer users a newly-launched platform to interact with celebrities.

Zambia: attempt to rein-in govt over social media control

Zambia: attempt to rein-in govt over social media control

Lawmakers say neither industry regular nor Broadcasting Authority have jurisdiction to control social media platforms.

Zambia: govt launches e-voucher system for farmers.

Zambia: govt launches e-voucher system for farmers

System expected to help curb corruption within the supply of inputs within the agriculture sector.

Uzi, ZICTA bump heads over licence conditions

Uzi, ZICTA bump heads over licence conditions

Govt confirms discussions continue, but sources close to company say some believe deadline for 100% national coverage is too tight.

Yuasa Battery to shed light on Africa's power supply challenge.

Yuasa Battery to shed light on Africa's power supply challenge

International firm details plans to enter areas in need, beginning with Zambia.