Telecel Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe telecoms’ ongoing fight for forex

Operators urgently require foreign currency to strengthen capacity to procure raw and packaging materials.
Stanley Karombo
1:50
Apr 14, 2022

Ballooning inflation bursts Zimbabwe’s mobile telecommunications bubble

Industry regulator releases report documenting impact of economic challenges on mobile telecommunications.
1:30

Telecel Zimbabwe scouts for investors ahead of expansion drive

Company’s size and situation makes it attractive for equity adjustments and lending, according to chairman.
2:30
Sep 16, 2020

Drop in subscriber numbers leaves Zim telcos scrambling

Companies may have to ramp up promotional activities as consumers continue to feel the economic pinch.
2:00

Telecel Zimbabwe workers down tools

Employees this week embarked on a strike over poor resources.
1:40
Jan 24, 2020

Zimbabwe telecos look to raise tariffs again

Firms in negotiation with industry regulator to agree on third increase.
1:40
Oct 31, 2019

Embattled Zimbabwe telcos increase tariffs

Pressure mounts on operators as fuel price increase adds to challenges.
2:00
Oct 1, 2019

Zimbabwe curtails mobile wallet functionalities and cash-back

Central Bank issues directive to try to curtail high premiums charged by mobile money agents.
1:40
Jul 10, 2019

Zim mobile firms lose subscribers as economy falters

NetOne, Econet and Telecel all record a drop in network users.
1:50

Zimbabwe struggles with slow uptake and use of mobile telephony

Latest consumer satisfaction survey highlights challenges of suppressed income levels, informalisation of economy.
1:20
Feb 20, 2019

Telecel Zimbabwe reluctant to activate roaming

Telco cites the impact of continued forex shortage.