Stanley Karombo
Dec 11, 2020

Zimbabwe’s Econet Wireless hikes tariffs

Company said adjustments are in response to inflation, local currency devaluation and increasing network input costs.

Zimbabwe: ZWL$8bn earmarked for ICT investment

Fibre optic network, digital broadcasting and online public services identified as key focus areas.
Nov 19, 2020

Econet and Google partner to beam broadband

Roll out of laser-beam based technology service is scheduled for 2021 in Zimbabwe.
Nov 11, 2020

Weakened Zim dollar delivers financial blow to Cassava Smartech

Smart tech solutions provider suffered ZWL$2- billion in foreign exchange losses.
Oct 29, 2020

Zimbabwe’s EcoCash moving bulk funds from banned agent lines

Process could only be done after Central Bank’s Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) was satisfied with the legitimacy of the source of the money.
Oct 28, 2020

Construction underway on new US$100m datacentre in Lagos

Liquid Telecom’s Strive Masiyiwa confirms Africa Data Centres is busy with latest project.

Zimbabwe’s Stock Exchange makes room for cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin, will be listed on its foreign currency only listed bourse, Victoria Falls Stock Exchange (VFEX) from today.
Oct 14, 2020

Innovation to help travellers in Africa comply with COVID-19 protocols

Econet, PanaBIOS unveil new applications to digitise pandemic certificates.
Sep 21, 2020

Zimbabwe pins hope on telecommunications growth

56.2% growth in mobile internet and data in Q2, 2020, according to latest figures from regulator.

Zimbabwe looks to future-proof .zw domain

Regulator invites public comment on proposed framework to ensure simplification of domain registration to encourage local adoption.