Telecel Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe telecoms’ ongoing fight for forex

Operators urgently require foreign currency to strengthen capacity to procure raw and packaging materials.
Apr 14, 2022

Ballooning inflation bursts Zimbabwe’s mobile telecommunications bubble

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

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.
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.

Telecel Zimbabwe workers down tools

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

Zimbabwe telecos look to raise tariffs again

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

Embattled Zimbabwe telcos increase tariffs

Pressure mounts on operators as fuel price increase adds to challenges.
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.
Jul 10, 2019

Zim mobile firms lose subscribers as economy falters

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

Zimbabwe struggles with slow uptake and use of mobile telephony

Latest consumer satisfaction survey highlights challenges of suppressed income levels, informalisation of economy.