Liquid advances on UC, data storage strategy in Zimbabwe
20 000km fibre deployed, 40 000 homes connected, according to company’s regional executive.
Zimbabwe banks fine-tune digital offerings as branches close
Banks seek to boost digital banking with zero-rated online and application platforms.
Data revenue, subscription growth helps ease unsettled Airtel Malawi
Company faces issues including demand for delisting by shareholders, and a potential strike by employees.
South Africa’s Adumo leans on US$15m equity investment for expansion
Investment by International Finance Corporation to fund growth of the company.
IFC subscribes to 16% of Liquid Telecom’s US$620m bond issue
Company is facing risks linked to regional uncertainty, but is on course for steady revenue performance says ratings agency Fitch.
Zimbabwe establishes national datacentre amid concern over data privacy
Despite criticism, authorities insist the resource will help digitalise departments and reinforce e-government strategy.
Lukewarm response to Ethiopia’s available telco licences
Country’s Communications Authority confirms that no official bids have been received to date.
Econet seeks to stabilise with share buy-back scheme
Management confident company can repay debt obligations, despite precarious position.