Tax stifles mobile money growth in Sub-Saharan Africa
Certain taxes on mobile money transactions have had a distortionary impact claims GSMA report.
Seychelles preps new telecommunications legislation
Proposed Broadcasting and Telecommunications Act expected to be enforced by the beginning of 2021.
Tanzania, Uganda criticised for SIM card registration policies
A Comparitech report reflects the ranking of the countries based on 'harsh' regulation practices.
Seychelles' Intelvision invests US$25-million in 5G
Network to be rolled out in June 2020 with the help of China's Huawei Technologies.
Lack of regulation impedes Malawi's financial inclusion strategy
Country records increase in mobile money users and agents, but there is no regulation to extend reach to rural regions.
Zim govt wants minimum US$300-million for NetOne, TelOne
Authorities look to wrap up sale of majority shareholding in companies by year-end.
Malawi bemoans low number of rural mobile money agents
Consumer Association says the situation challenges the country's financial inclusion agenda.
Seacom to explore fibre opportunity in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda
US trade agency awards company grant to evaluate East Africa market.