May 19, 2021

Botswana vocal on local preference as it floats ICT services tender

Youth-owned ventures can purchase ITT at 50% of purchase price, according to industry regulator.

Botswana: smartphone growth pushes up internet subscription

Market analysts point to widespread smartphone use, especially among the youth.
Apr 20, 2021

New campaign launched to attract investment in Botswana’s webspace

Industry regulator introduces new .bw domains to boost e-commerce.
Apr 12, 2021

Mobile number portability shelved in Botswana

Authorities cite the results of a recently conducted mobile operator network readiness assessment study.
Jul 18, 2017

Namibia edges closer to telco tariff limits

Discussions over price caps on services continue between industry and authorities ahead of January 2018 deadline.
Jun 26, 2017

Botswana operators warned to comply with tariff adjustment

Regulator initiates a two-stage process for reduction of data tariffs.
Nov 21, 2016

Botswana opens ITU global ICT data conference

More than 100 countries are represented in Gaborone this week as the city plays host to the World Telecommunication ICT Indicators Symposium.
Oct 4, 2016

Botswana closes in on unlicensed broadcasters

Communications regulator details action that could be brought against those who fail to comply.
Apr 13, 2016

Internet not slow or expensive says Botswana's Comms authority

Regulator bemoans negative perception, attributes this to global reports.
Dec 9, 2015

MTN to invest P86m in Botswana

Mobile operator looking to expand internet services via local subsidiary.
Aug 20, 2015

Botswana's mobile operators agree to cut rates

A reduction in voice, SMS and data charges on the cards for October.