Ethiopia imposes restrictions on electronic money transfers

In May 2020 a similar directive was issued to banks limiting cash withdrawal per person per week.
Dec 17, 2020

Ethiopia has high hopes for remote sensing satellite

After months of testing and data capture, China has officially handed control of the ETRSS-1 satellite to Ethiopia.

US$800m in funding behind Ethiopia telco licence, Liquid datacentre drive

US-based Development Finance Corporation backs consortium bid for license and Liquid’s datacentre ambitions.
Nov 4, 2020

Ethiopia: new operators to be unveiled in a matter of days

Industry regulator reserves frequencies, sets coverage targets for market entrants.

Ethiopia confirms entry of two new telecommunications operators

Government expects to raise US$1-billion in revenue from the two 15-year licences.

‘COVID-19 is not just a virus, it is a major, successful, attack theme’

Ethiopian tech firm Deliver ICT and Check Point Software Technologies host webinar to highlight security strategies.
Sep 17, 2020

Blow to Ethiopia govt’s plan to privatise telecommunications

Reports have surfaced which suggest not all key players are on board.
Sep 7, 2020

MultiChoice details hyper local content strategy for Ethiopia

Company reaffirms intention to increase investment in the country.
Aug 6, 2020

Eutelsat, Strong Roots pen agreement to boost broadcasting in Ethiopia

EUTELSAT 8 West B satellite capacity will enable Strong Roots to launch a new free-to-air DTH platform.
Jun 24, 2020

Orange reaffirms interest in Ethiopia

French telecommunications firm looks to capitalise on what is considered to be the last major market globally to open up.