Chad cuts telecoms excise duty to bolster internet

Chad's plan to
grow internet

Country cuts telecoms excise duty.

Saturday, Jan 18th

Zim's cash crisis pays off for Cassava Smartech

Zim's cash crisis pays off for Cassava Smartech

Latest trade update reflects an increase in transactions processed on the company's mobile money platform.

Zimbabwe gives tax system a digital overhaul

Zimbabwe gives tax system a digital overhaul

Southern African country leverages US$10-million grant from the African Development Bank.

NetOne focuses on data, mobile money services for growth

NetOne focuses on data, mobile money services for growth

Company details its strategy amid increasing speculation over its short-term market objectives.

Zimbabwe's Cassava Smartech takes massive hit on foreign currency exchange

Zimbabwe's Cassava Smartech takes massive hit on foreign currency exchange

Digital services provider confirms US$506-million loss in results for the half-year ended 31 August 2019.

Disposed-of EOH unit in tender row in Zimbabwe

Disposed-of EOH unit in tender row in Zimbabwe

Twenty Third Century Systems is accused of providing a now-dysfunctional IT system to a Zimbabwean government entity.

Massive surge in mobile money transactions in Zimbabwe

Massive surge in mobile money transactions in Zimbabwe

Industry regulator's Q3 report reflects on surge in transactions.

Zimbabwe aims to be one of Africa’s biggest IT hubs

Zimbabwe aims to be one of Africa's biggest IT hubs

Government allocates ZWL$341.7-million towards ICT research and development.

Zimbabwe's Econet terminates post-paid platform

Zimbabwe's Econet terminates post-paid platform

Hyper-inflation forces telco to scrap contract line arrangements.

Zimbabwe wants more MNOs

Zimbabwe wants more MNOs

Telecommunications industry regulator says it is considering proposals from local and foreign venture capitalists.

Strict data protection measures for Zim telcos

Strict data protection measures for Zim telcos

ICT Minister Jenfan Muswere gazettes new regulations that also cover engagement with foreign data hosting service providers.

Tariff increases unsettle Zimbabwe telecommunications firms

Tariff increases unsettle Zimbabwe telecommunications firms

But analysts believe these service providers will be the least affected by increases passed on to consumers.