Eswatini exploits AI in its economic diversification push

The project involves conducting an airborne geophysical survey and combining geophysical data with the available geological and geochemical data, using AI.
Sambulo Dlamini
May 22, 2023

African trade portal widens continental commerce

The portal provides integrated and reliable trade intelligence on international market performance and opportunities as well as market access conditions.

Eswatini explores CBDC possibilities through Giesecke+Devrient

CBE and global tech firm signed an agreement at annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group in Washington D.C.

eSwatini monarchy wages war on social media

Mobile network operators ordered to switch off access to social media sites.

eSwatini govt accused of throttling digital communications

Civil rights group Right2Know has called on SA to intervene.
Jul 5, 2021

Lawsuit demands MTN Eswatini to ‘immediately’ restore network

The suit follows a directive from the Eswatini Communications Commission to MTN Eswatini and other operators to suspend access to social media and online platforms.
Jun 30, 2021

MTN confirms disruption to services in eSwatini

Operator issues a statement confirming disruption, says it is monitoring situation.

Eswatini completes E255m solar project, powers up its sustainable energy

Kingdom adds two more solar PV plants to sustainable energy portfolio.
Jan 19, 2021

Eswatini becomes Africa’s first to join Trump’s ‘Clean Network’

The US and the kingdom commit to safeguarding each country’s national security by excluding high-risk digital equipment suppliers.

Swaziland MPs call for liberalisation of fibre optic infrastructure

Government officials debate inconsistencies in the management of backbone infrastructure and international gateway.
Jul 23, 2015

Taiwanese firm recommits to Swazi Tech Park construction

CECI will continue providing consultancy services for the project.
Nov 24, 2014

Viettel sets sights on Swaziland

Country's regulator confirms Swavitel's application still needs to go through approval process.
Nov 14, 2014

Orange plays down plans for Swaziland

The telco only plans to extend its online store services in the African monarch.