Econet
2:50
Feb 26, 2021

Econet’s DPA announces new commercial power supply partnership in Kenya

Alliance with Électricité De France aims to accelerate access to affordable solar energy.
1:50
Feb 18, 2021

Econet ordered to stop COVID-19 spam

Zimbabwe’s High Court orders telco to stop sending unsolicited messages to subscribers.
2:30
Feb 15, 2021

Econet seeks to stabilise with share buy-back scheme

Management confident company can repay debt obligations, despite precarious position.
1:40
Jan 8, 2021

Zimbabwe’s Econet capitalises on boost in digital traffic

Onset of COVID-19 appears to be boosting digital adoption and related support services such as SMS and data.
1:40
Jan 6, 2021

Zimbabwe under new lockdown as COVID-19 infections spike

Telecommunication and FinTech firms continue to operate as essential services.
1:30
Nov 19, 2020

Econet and Google partner to beam broadband

Roll out of laser-beam based technology service is scheduled for 2021 in Zimbabwe.
3:20
Nov 10, 2020

Econet, X’s Project Taara to roll out new optical wireless tech

Technology uses beams of light to deliver high-speed, high-capacity connectivity over long distances.
1:50
Nov 2, 2020

Zimbabwe: Econet pushes for reduction in smartphone customs duties

Company lobbies authorities and cites opportunity to encourage more widespread adoption, increase smartphone penetration rate.
2:10
Oct 14, 2020

Econet launches pan-African Wi-Fi marketplace

Subsidiaries Liquid Telecom, Cassava Fintech International partner to establish #SasaiWiFiFinder hotspots in Kenya, Uganda, Zambia and Rwanda.
2:40
Oct 14, 2020

Innovation to help travellers in Africa comply with COVID-19 protocols

Econet, PanaBIOS unveil new applications to digitise pandemic certificates.
1:40
Aug 13, 2020

Malawi engages Econet’s Masiyiwa for affordable internet

Authorities look for a way to address the increasing cost of data.