Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

Sunday, Feb 23rd

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Telecoms licensing revision ushers in new competition

Telecoms licensing revision ushers in new competition

Zambia's govt approves new framework to accommodate fourth mobile operator.

Zambian president cuts off funding to ZICTA, Zamtel

Zambian president cuts off funding to ZICTA, Zamtel

Edgar Lungu tells Minister of Communications and Transport the two entities must 'stop suckling from government'.

Zambia smartens up with new national data centre

Zambia smartens up with new national data centre

Collaboration, involving Zambia and China, makes progress with country's first national data centre.

Zambia's TopStar targets national coverage by December

Zambia's TopStar targets national coverage by December

Chinese digital TV services provider wants signal coverage in 10 provincial centres by year-end.

Zambia govt won't reverse TopStart decision

Zambia govt won't reverse TopStar decision

Authorities determined to go ahead with ZNBC deal, despite public outcry.

Zamtel comes out swinging

Zamtel comes out swinging

Telco's acting CEO points out company's strengths and strategy to emerge as the service provider of choice.

Zambia's US$75m datacentre commercialisation project confirmed.

Zambia's US$75m datacentre commercialisation project confirmed

ICT firm Huawei Technologies details contribution to 'Smart Zambia' initiative.

IMF let off for Zambia

IMF let off for Zambia

Zamtel sale omitted from the most recent list of conditions surrounding the country's application for US$1.3bn loan.

Zambia tech regulator confirms Huawei tower contract.

Zambia tech regulator confirms Huawei tower contract

Despite complications with the first phase of the project, government and company representatives have confirmed agreement for phase two.

TopStar ZNBC venture leaves govt opposition fuming

TopStar ZNBC venture leaves govt opposition fuming

MultiChoice Zambia is taking legal action over Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation's deal with Chinese digital TV services firm.

IMF demands sale of Zamtel.

IMF demands sale of Zamtel

Organisation prepared to offer country financial help on condition of sale, removal of specific subsidies.