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Zimbabwe under new lockdown as COVID-19 infections spike

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

Econet and Google partner to beam broadband

Roll out of laser-beam based technology service is scheduled for 2021 in Zimbabwe.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Oct 14, 2020

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

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

Malawi engages Econet’s Masiyiwa for affordable internet

Authorities look for a way to address the increasing cost of data.
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Aug 12, 2020

Zimbabwe’s worsening situation piles on pressure for telcos

Shortage of forex, inflation among the growing list of challenges.
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Jul 29, 2020

Zimbabwe: telcos directed to adjust tariffs

Industry regulator approves and directs dual pricing.
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Jul 23, 2020

Court stays EcoCash search warrant

As telcos, businesses continue to battle COVID-19 infections.
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Jul 21, 2020

Econet Zimbabwe seeks court order to block warrant

Authorities want company to hand over details of mobile money transactions and subscribers.