Zimbabwe takes aim at Stock Exchange, mobile money
Trade suspended on ZSE and ban imposed on mobile based monetary platforms.
Coronavirus, schools re-opening top SA’s online searches
Research from Upstream for March and May 2020 reflect on key topics.
Telekom Networks Malawi interim profit plunges 20%
Local telecommunication firms cut transaction fees for mobile money in April in a bid to ease the burden on subscribers amid COVID-19.
Online offerings gain ground in battle for subscribers in Zimbabwe
Power outages and complaints over programming have cost MultiChoice subscribers.
COVID-19’s US$2.6-bn impact on e-transactions in Africa
Research shows that the overall value of transactions is expected to be lower compared to that of 2019.
Airtel Malawi banks on increased demographics to grow subscriber base
Company anticipates impact of COVID-19.
Zimbabwe’s Econet to mobilise 100 000 COVID-19 test kits
Kits to be used for commercial purposes and also available free of charge to vulnerable groups.
Data price hikes leave Zimbabwe subscribers fuming
Mobile operators Econet and NetOne announce increase in tariffs, including social media bundles.
Nedbank capitalises on accelerated digital transactions
COVID-19-related lockdowns have resulted in an increase in adoption of digital financial platforms.