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Zimbabwe’s telcos agree to share and share alike

Infrastructure sharing agreements in place as years of negotiations bear fruit.
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Zimbabwe telecoms’ ongoing fight for forex

Operators urgently require foreign currency to strengthen capacity to procure raw and packaging materials.
Apr 21, 2022

Zimbabwe’s loss- making state-owned telcos face uncertain future

Auditor General report underlines crisis enveloping PowerTel Communications and TelOne.
Apr 13, 2022

EcoCash Zimbabwe ventures into lucrative domestic remittance

The local remittance market is more active and business sought-after, according to independent economists.

Zimbabwe's e-passport system goes live

Applicants can collect their passports within 48 hours of their application compared to seven days for those who apply in person.
Mar 7, 2022

Zimbabwe’s liquidity crunch likely to delay 5G deployment

Tech regulator appeals to RBZ to prioritise telecommunications in the allocation of forex as operators battle to secure equipment imports.
Nov 18, 2021

Tax burden too heavy say Zim telcos

Industry appeals to authorities to cut taxes and remove duties levied amid increasing economic pressure.

Zimbabwe takes aim at social media

Government appoints task team to monitor social media posts.
Nov 5, 2021

Cassava Smartech’s revenue takes a knock

Group chairperson, Sherree Shereni attributes the drop in revenue to the firm’s diversification strategy.
Sep 23, 2021

Zimbabwe advances on US$71m mobile broadband project

Collaboration between Huawei and NetOne officially enters third phase.
Aug 9, 2021

Cassava Smartech Zimbabwe rebrands in bid to strengthen position

Company will trade as EcoCash Holdings Zimbabwe limited.
May 18, 2021

Zimbabwe telcos short on forex to upgrade infrastructure

Companies appeal to government for increase in allocation as per the current auction system.