MainOne links up with Orange, Minkels to boost connectivity

MainOne goes
with Orange

Companies announce
major investment.

Wednesday, Sep 19th

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APC by Schneider Electric partners Red Dot in Zambia

APC by Schneider Electric partners Red Dot in Zambia

Alliance will facilitate brand exposure and expansion.

Zambia pushes ahead with controversial cyber security legislation

Zambia pushes ahead with controversial cyber security legislation

Civil society organisations say there has been a lack of consultation and the new legislation is a means of clamping down on freedom of expression.

Vodafone Zambia's CEO steps down

Vodafone Zambia's CEO steps down

Company's Board issues statement confirming Lars Stork's retirement.

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.

Libya's LapGreen Networks seeks global intervention on Zamtel matter

Libya's LapGreen Networks seeks global intervention on Zamtel matter

Telco claims Zambia govt has failed to uphold repayment deal related to repossession of Zamtel in 2012.

CEC up for sale to new investors

CEC up for sale to new investors

Sale includes CEC Telecom subsidiary.

US$172 billion from 978 million consumers in 20 countries

Zambia looks to Uzi to leverage Angola connection

Country's fourth mobile phone operator could help facilitate connection to Angolan fibre backbone.

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’s govt vows to address digital migration scandal

Zambia's govt vows to address digital migration scandal

Southern Africa Network Against Corruption describes TopStar deal as "one of the worst financial scandals in modern day Zambia."

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.

Zamtel's US$300m tower project moves into phase 2

Zamtel's US$300m tower project moves into phase 2

Eighty towers are operational and 1009 towers are scheduled to be constructed nationally.