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Zimbabwe Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Yahoo Finance
Zimbabwe Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Yahoo Finance

The "Zimbabwe - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


Tue, 21 May 2019 12:41:00 GMT
Telecel Increases Data Tariffs Across All Platforms - pindula.co.zw
Telecel Increases Data Tariffs Across All Platforms  pindula.co.zw

Mobile Network Operator (MNO) Telecel Zimbabwe has steeply hiked charges for data. This comes a few days after another state-owned MNO, NetOne ...


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Econet hike fees to match RTGs dollar devaluation - Quartz
Zimbabwe's Econet hike fees to match RTGs dollar devaluation  Quartz

The price of a gigabyte of mobile data might be truest indicator of the RTGs dollar's value.


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
All 3 Mobile Networks Increased Data Prices, Twimbos Are Not Happy - Technology Zimbabwe
All 3 Mobile Networks Increased Data Prices, Twimbos Are Not Happy  Technology Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean mobile data prices have gone up as the bundles subscribers had become accustomed to have been revised significantly.


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet vs Netone vs Telecel : Here’s Which Network Offers The Cheapest WhatsApp Bundles - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet vs Netone vs Telecel : Here’s Which Network Offers The Cheapest WhatsApp Bundles  Technology Zimbabwe

We can whine all we want about the new data prices/data allocations the Mobile Network Operators have (conspired) to give us but just have to make do with ...


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
POTRAZ Lobbying Govt To Reduce Tax On Airtime - pindula.co.zw
POTRAZ Lobbying Govt To Reduce Tax On Airtime  pindula.co.zw

Director General of the Postal and Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ), Dr Gift Machengete, has defended the recent tariff hikes by mobile network ...


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Another data price hike shock for Zimbabweans - TimesLIVE
Another data price hike shock for Zimbabweans  TimesLIVE

Mobile data price increases in Zimbabwe are a blow to startup companies, media outlets and ordinary users, with a third company now hiking its rates.


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Joshua Nkomo Scholarship 2019 successful candidates - full list - Bulawayo24 News
Joshua Nkomo Scholarship 2019 successful candidates - full list  Bulawayo24 News

Higherlife Foundation has released a list of 100 'Joshualites' who were offered the Joshua Nkomo Scholarships for 2019, ZimTechReview reported. Econet ...


Sun, 19 May 2019 18:48:19 GMT
Telecel Zimbabwe faces eviction - NewsDay
Telecel Zimbabwe faces eviction  NewsDay

BY CHARLES LAITON. Telecel Zimbabwe (Pvt) Ltd is set to be evicted from its two rented premises belonging to First Mutual Investment Company (Pvt) Ltd after ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Zimbabwe reluctant to activate roaming - ITWeb Africa
Telecel Zimbabwe reluctant to activate roaming  ITWeb Africa

Telecel Zimbabwe is reluctant to allow customers to activate roaming on their own because of the ongoing liquidity crunch. . Subscribers are requested to ...


Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet in shock tariffs increase - Chronicle
Econet in shock tariffs increase  Chronicle

Andile Tshuma, Chronicle Reporter. ECONET Wireless subscribers yesterday woke up to a shocker after the leading mobile network operator hiked tariffs by up ...


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Govt to retain 26% stake in parastatals - Bulawayo24 News
Govt to retain 26% stake in parastatals  Bulawayo24 News

Government has resolved to retain just 26 percent in at least three parastatals and/or State enterprises, Finance and Economic Development Minister Mthuli ...


Mon, 20 May 2019 06:29:04 GMT
Telecoms operators slash capital expenditure - NewsDay
Telecoms operators slash capital expenditure  NewsDay

BY MISHMA CHAKANYUKA. ZIMBABWE'S mobile network operators (MNOs) spent $59,5 million in capital investments in 2018 compared to $100,9 million in ...


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Launches Home WiFi Modem And Service Challenging NetOne’s One-Fi And ZOL.’s Wibroniks - Technology Zimbabwe
Telecel Launches Home WiFi Modem And Service Challenging NetOne’s One-Fi And ZOL.’s Wibroniks  Technology Zimbabwe

Telecel Zimbabwe has launched a home WiFi moderm and *service*. This is similar to NetOne's One-Fi and the Wibroniks offering from ZOL. advertisement.


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
CAPEX slashed in Zimbabwe due to weak economy - The Zimbabwe Mail
CAPEX slashed in Zimbabwe due to weak economy  The Zimbabwe Mail

Cellcos in Zimbabwe were forced to make drastic cuts in capital expenditures during 2018 due to the country's ongoing financial crisis. A report from Newsday, ...


Thu, 09 May 2019 11:55:36 GMT
[Press Release] Telecel Donates Food and Clothing to Cyclone Idai Victims - Technology Zimbabwe
[Press Release] Telecel Donates Food and Clothing to Cyclone Idai Victims  Technology Zimbabwe

Telecel has joined a host of other local organisations in donating to Cyclone Idai relief efforts. The telecoms company has donated $13 000.


Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Has The Lowest Mobile Data Tariffs In The Region? - pindula.co.zw
Zimbabwe Has The Lowest Mobile Data Tariffs In The Region?  pindula.co.zw

The increase in the cost of mobile data in Zimbabwe recently has attracted various and diverse responses. Others have tried to compare the cost of mobile data ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel To Invest US$540 Million In 5 Years To Improve Services - pindula.co.zw
Telecel To Invest US$540 Million In 5 Years To Improve Services  pindula.co.zw

Mobile phone *service* provider , Telecel Zimbabwe said it will inject US$540 million into its operations over the next five years to improve *service* to its ...


Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Loses Over 10% Of Subscribers In One Quarter; How Will They Dig Themselves Out Of This Hole? - Technology Zimbabwe
Telecel Loses Over 10% Of Subscribers In One Quarter; How Will They Dig Themselves Out Of This Hole?  Technology Zimbabwe

Telecel has lost 12%, 13%, and 10% in three of the last four quarters. Telecel is truly between a rock and a hard place.


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Apologizes For Using Local Artist’s Content Without Permission - Technology Zimbabwe
Telecel Apologizes For Using Local Artist’s Content Without Permission  Technology Zimbabwe

For a long time copyright infringement has never been taken too seriously in our country. Maybe it's because we have bigger fish to fry as people or whatever ...


Sun, 14 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Govt To Revamp Telecel - pindula.co.zw
Govt To Revamp Telecel  pindula.co.zw

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) minister Kazembe Kazembe told Financial Gazette that government plans to revamp mobile ...


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
State steps into fight for control of Telecel Zimbabwe - Times LIVE
State steps into fight for control of Telecel Zimbabwe  Times LIVE

The fight for control of Telecel Zimbabwe has escalated, with the government declaring "void" new board changes made at the country's third-largest mobile ...


Sun, 24 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Zimbabwe chairman denies resigning amid ongoing power struggle - Business Day
Telecel Zimbabwe chairman denies resigning amid ongoing power struggle  Business Day

Harare — The boardroom squabbles at Telecel Zimbabwe, the country's third largest mobile operator, took yet another turn on Tuesday when Zimbabwe ...


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Hikes Tariffs, Calls Will Cost 22 Cents Per Minute - pindula.co.zw
Telecel Hikes Tariffs, Calls Will Cost 22 Cents Per Minute  pindula.co.zw

Telecel Zimbabwe has announced that it will hike call tariffs with effect from 1 April 2019. This follows an announcement made by another telecoms major player ...


Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Shutdown: Econet blames government, WhatsApp still off - Quartz
Zimbabwe Shutdown: Econet blames government, WhatsApp still off  Quartz

Internet access is restored but one of Zimbabwe's main sources of communication, WhatsApp, remains cut off.


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nyambirai: Telecel International And MTN Were Initially Partners During Econet’s Infancy - Technology Zimbabwe
Nyambirai: Telecel International And MTN Were Initially Partners During Econet’s Infancy  Technology Zimbabwe

Contrary to the situation on the ground now, Telecel Internation and Econet had much friendlier relations during the early 90's.


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
2 Unusual Places To Buy All Your Airtime Using EcoCash - Technology Zimbabwe
2 Unusual Places To Buy All Your Airtime Using EcoCash  Technology Zimbabwe

With street vendors now selling airtime at a premium and EcoCash now virtually the de facto medium of making payments in Zimbabwe, I'm sure you thank us, ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell-C Fast Becoming South Africa’s Telecel - Technology Zimbabwe
Cell-C Fast Becoming South Africa’s Telecel  Technology Zimbabwe

Cell-C had a tough 2018 and one can't help but draw some parallels between it and Zimbabwean's fledgling network; Telecel.


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Quietly Introduced A Dating Service Some Months Ago. But Its A Good Idea That’s Being Poorly Executed - Technology Zimbabwe
Telecel Quietly Introduced A Dating Service Some Months Ago. But Its A Good Idea That’s Being Poorly Executed  Technology Zimbabwe

Who knows you may find your soulmate on Telecel? The smallest Mobile Network Operator, Telecel has a dating *service*, for months, where you can possibly ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Storm at Telecel over ownership - NewsDay
Storm at Telecel over ownership  NewsDay

A STORM has rocked Telecel Zimbabwe over its ownership structure, as two directors James Makamba and Gerald Mlotshwa, are both claiming chairmanship of ...


Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Introduces Weekly Data Bundles - Technology Zimbabwe
Telecel Introduces Weekly Data Bundles  Technology Zimbabwe

Telecel has introduced weekly data bundles in addition to the already existing Megaboost data bundles and Power Hour Data Bundle and Daily bundles.


Fri, 24 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zesa seeks to evict Telecel from Beitbridge premises - NewsDay
Zesa seeks to evict Telecel from Beitbridge premises  NewsDay

THE Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (Zesa) Pension Fund has petitioned the High Court of Zimbabwe seeking an order to evict Telecel Zimbabwe Pvt Ltd ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Econet data bundle price hike largely expected - Bulawayo24 News
Econet data bundle price hike largely expected  Bulawayo24 News

The country's largest mobile network operator Econet Wireless Zimbabwe has adjusted its data bundle tariffs upwards in a move that was largely expected, ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Now That Telecel Has Home WiFi -A Competitor To Wibroniks & One-Fi- Who Offers The Best Value? - Technology Zimbabwe
Now That Telecel Has Home WiFi -A Competitor To Wibroniks & One-Fi- Who Offers The Best Value?  Technology Zimbabwe

Telecel has finally introduced a competitor to Wibroniks and One-Fi, and as always more competition = better deals for consumers, so this is obviously welcome.


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Telecel Woes Continue – Loses 13% Subscribers In Second Quarter, Econet And Netone Share The Spoils - Technology Zimbabwe
Telecel Woes Continue – Loses 13% Subscribers In Second Quarter, Econet And Netone Share The Spoils  Technology Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's smallest Mobile Network Operator's (MNO), Telecel life is pitiful at the moment. On many fronts, Telecel is losing its battles against its competitors.


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Looks Like NetOne Is The Most Reliable Mobile Network In Zimbabwe Right Now - Technology Zimbabwe
Looks Like NetOne Is The Most Reliable Mobile Network In Zimbabwe Right Now  Technology Zimbabwe

For several weeks now, Econet and Telecel have been having problems on their networks. Most likely not their fault but not so with NetOne.


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zim’s mobile tariffs fair: Potraz - Chronicle
Zim’s mobile tariffs fair: Potraz  Chronicle

Harare Bureau. THE Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) has slammed social media reports that Zimbabwe currently has ...


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Is James Makamba Finally Being Booted Out Of Telecel? - Technology Zimbabwe
Is James Makamba Finally Being Booted Out Of Telecel?  Technology Zimbabwe

We have a hard time mustering energy when it comes to conclusion of Telecel ownership saga, as we've heard one thing followed by another.


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom’s All In One Bundles Are Comparable To What We Are Getting Locally - Technology Zimbabwe
Safaricom’s All In One Bundles Are Comparable To What We Are Getting Locally  Technology Zimbabwe

Safaricom's All In One bundle offers subscribers an all-inclusive package that has data, minutes and SMS's hence the name. On top of this Safaricom has ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 08:34:00 GMT
Telecel Ownership Back And Forth Goes On And On - Technology Zimbabwe
Telecel Ownership Back And Forth Goes On And On  Technology Zimbabwe

Fourteen days ago, we had two stories on Telecel and these articles couldn't have been more contrasting.


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Adds Facebook Data To Their MegaBoost Bundles - Technology Zimbabwe
Telecel Adds Facebook Data To Their MegaBoost Bundles  Technology Zimbabwe

For many people MegaBoost just wasn't a compelling deal due to the fact that apart from Whatsapp, you were not getting anything else (in terms of data at least).


Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Here’s A List Of All Telecel USSD Codes In One Place - Technology Zimbabwe
Here’s A List Of All Telecel USSD Codes In One Place  Technology Zimbabwe

There are very few things as irritating as knowing there is a USSD code for something you want to do, but not knowing what that USSD code actually is.


Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Has Made Losses Of Over $18 Million In 2018 - Technology Zimbabwe
Telecel Has Made Losses Of Over $18 Million In 2018  Technology Zimbabwe

It seems every time Telecel is in the news, something bad has happened. If it's not about their subscriber base dwindling then its about the boardroom struggles ...


Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
TELECEL INCREASES TARIFFS newsdzeZimbabweNewsdzeZimbabwe - NewsdzeZimbabwe
TELECEL INCREASES TARIFFS newsdzeZimbabweNewsdzeZimbabwe  NewsdzeZimbabwe

TALK TO CHAMISA : RAMAPHOSA URGES ED. South Africa pilled pressure on President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday by pushing for all inclusive talks ...


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zim eyes $350m from POSB, NetOne, TelOne and Telecel sale | Zimbabwe News Now - ZimLive.com
Zim eyes $350m from POSB, NetOne, TelOne and Telecel sale | Zimbabwe News Now  ZimLive.com

The government has targeted selling some or all shares in 43 of its companies, most of which are loss-making…


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Rich Get Richer: Why It's Difficult For NetOne And Telecel To Catch Up To Econet - Technology Zimbabwe
The Rich Get Richer: Why It's Difficult For NetOne And Telecel To Catch Up To Econet  Technology Zimbabwe

A few weeks ago my colleague published a good article that showed just how much of a lead Econet has on competing MNO's. They are leading on every metric ...


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
30 Chegutu families face displacement - NewsDay
30 Chegutu families face displacement  NewsDay

BY BLESSED MHLANGA/ RUVIMBO MUCHENJE. CLOSE to 30 families resettled by government at the foot of Zimplats tailing dam in Chegutu need to be ...


Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Finally Release Their Own Android App: It Is Zero Rated For Telecel Customers - Technology Zimbabwe
Telecel Finally Release Their Own Android App: It Is Zero Rated For Telecel Customers  Technology Zimbabwe

Telecel now has a mobile app and we took it for a spin. Best of all the Telecel app is zero rated for Telecel subscribers.


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Dogfight: The Mobile Network Operator Battle For Market-share In Zimbabwe - Technology Zimbabwe
Dogfight: The Mobile Network Operator Battle For Market-share In Zimbabwe  Technology Zimbabwe

It is hardly news that Econet has the lion's share of market share in the Zimbabwean mobile telecommunications industry. This has the been the case for as long ...


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Econet To Announce “Smart Data Bouquets” - pindula.co.zw
Econet To Announce “Smart Data Bouquets”  pindula.co.zw

Econet is introducing what it calls Smart Data Bouquets. This essentially does away with the previous data bundles that subscribers to the network were ...


Sat, 27 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zesa re-bundling part of parastatals reforms, says Chiwenga - Bulawayo24 News
Zesa re-bundling part of parastatals reforms, says Chiwenga  Bulawayo24 News

THE re-bundling of Zesa and merger of its five previously separate entities into a single integrated company will cut overhead costs and boost power generation ...


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Introduces The All-New ‘Power Hour Data Bundle’ - Technology Zimbabwe
Telecel Introduces The All-New ‘Power Hour Data Bundle’  Technology Zimbabwe

You know that time when you want to download (or google) something but your airtime is just too little? Telecel is your answer. advertisement. Use EcoCash to ...


Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Apologises For Network Challenges - Technology Zimbabwe
Telecel Apologises For Network Challenges  Technology Zimbabwe

Telecel has apologised for the disruption of *service* that their subscribers faced earlier this morning. We only got to know of the problems around 7 AM but we ...


Sun, 22 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Govt mulls Telecel 100% takeover - Zimbabwe Independent
Govt mulls Telecel 100% takeover  Zimbabwe Independent

GOVERNMENT, which has 60% shareholding at Telecel Zimbabwe, has made a decision not to sell part of its stake to investors interested in the ...


Fri, 11 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Ecocash mobile money crash has people worried - Quartz
Zimbabwe's Ecocash mobile money crash has people worried  Quartz

Harare, Zimbabwe. Although mobile money has become the leading transaction platform in Zimbabwe, its weaknesses came into focus this week after the ...


Wed, 04 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
‘Makamba remains in charge of Telecel’ - Chronicle
‘Makamba remains in charge of Telecel’  Chronicle

Business Reporter AS the Telecel Zimbabwe ownership wrangle rages on co-founder, Dr James Makamba, has refuted media reports that he has exited the ...


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NetOne Hikes Tariffs, Calls To Cost $0,2199 Per Minute - pindula.co.zw
NetOne Hikes Tariffs, Calls To Cost $0,2199 Per Minute  pindula.co.zw

State-owned mobile operator (MNO), NetOne has followed Econet Zimbabwe and Telecel Zimbabwe in hiking call tariffs with effect from 1 April 2019.


Sat, 30 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel introduces new voice bundles - NewsDay
Telecel introduces new voice bundles  NewsDay

MOBILE operator Telecel Zimbabwe has announced on-net voice bundles that will see subscribers getting up to 2 500 minutes talk-time coupled with longer ...


Thu, 21 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel top official booted out - Zimbabwe Independent
Telecel top official booted out  Zimbabwe Independent

PROMINENT lawyer and Telecel board director Gerald Mlotshwa has been booted out of the telecommunications firm by the Empowerment Corporation (EC) ...


Fri, 18 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
OneMoney’s Marketing Strategies Are Working, Subscriber’s Grow By Over 32% - Technology Zimbabwe
OneMoney’s Marketing Strategies Are Working, Subscriber’s Grow By Over 32%  Technology Zimbabwe

OneMoney continues to be on an exciting growth trajectory with the mobile money platform witnessing a 32% surge in subscribers in the last quarter of 2018.


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
An Adventure With Zimbabwe’s Mobile Service Providers - Technology Zimbabwe
An Adventure With Zimbabwe’s Mobile Service Providers  Technology Zimbabwe

A lot of you have probably stuck to one *service* provider since you had your first phone. Me well not so much. My adventure with Zimbabwe MNOs has seen me ...


Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
James Makamba's empire crumbles - Bulawayo24 News
James Makamba's empire crumbles  Bulawayo24 News

PROMINENT businessman Mr James Makamba's empire seems to be crumbling after the High Court placed his Kestrel Corporation under provisional judicial ...


Sat, 30 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel Up For Partial Privatization - 263chat.com
Telecel Up For Partial Privatization  263chat.com

Government has set timelines for the partial privatisation of mobile network operator Telecel as part of the broader programme to get rid of under-performing ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Telecel Zim readies to rollout LTE - ITWeb Africa
Telecel Zim readies to rollout LTE  ITWeb Africa

Government controlled Telecel Zimbabwe is to launch LTE services next month as it readies to tap into the country's data hungry market. Telecel announced ...


Thu, 24 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Makamba trying to push Mlotshwa out of Telecel Zimbabwe - Bulawayo24 News
Makamba trying to push Mlotshwa out of Telecel Zimbabwe  Bulawayo24 News

A NASTY fight has erupted in Telecel Zimbabwe as it emerged that one of the shareholders and Empowerment Corporation (EC) chairman, James Makamba, ...


Wed, 23 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel saga: President's dilemma - Zimbabwe Independent
Telecel saga: President's dilemma  Zimbabwe Independent

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa is caught in an invidious position in the Telecel Zimbabwe saga, as he has to choose between taking sides with his ...


Fri, 06 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Econet maintains lead in customer and revenue market share - NewsDay
Econet maintains lead in customer and revenue market share  NewsDay

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe grew its revenue market share to 84.2% in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2017, up from 81.6% in Q3 of the same year, according to the ...


Fri, 16 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
[Press Release] Telecel Announces New On-Net Voice Bundles - Technology Zimbabwe
[Press Release] Telecel Announces New On-Net Voice Bundles  Technology Zimbabwe

Telecel has introduced their new on-net voice bundles and for those making Telecel to Telecel calls there's a lot to smile about with 50c getting you an hour of ...


Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Government Making Progress On Privatisation Plans For Telone And Other 4 Parastatals - Technology Zimbabwe
Government Making Progress On Privatisation Plans For Telone And Other 4 Parastatals  Technology Zimbabwe

Last year the new dispensation revealed their plans to revitalise the public sector. Part of the plan includes the privatisation of several parastatals. It is hoped that ...


Sat, 09 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtime Yese On Techzim: Stop Being Cheated By Tuckshops And Vendors - Technology Zimbabwe
Airtime Yese On Techzim: Stop Being Cheated By Tuckshops And Vendors  Technology Zimbabwe

So it would appear my colleague covered this a while back but I did not pay much attention to it until it happened to me. So about a week ago my Telecel Mega ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Potraz uses USF to fund projects - The Zimbabwe Standard
Potraz uses USF to fund projects  The Zimbabwe Standard

THE Postal and Telecommunication Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) has disclosed that it used money from the Universal *Service* Fund (USF) to ...


Sun, 26 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How To Transfer Airtime On Any Network - Technology Zimbabwe
How To Transfer Airtime On Any Network  Technology Zimbabwe

We all know that you can transfer airtime from your airtime balance to another subscriber but the question remains- "how do you do that?"


Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bank set to seize Zimbabwe tycoon’s mansion in South Africa - NewsDay
Bank set to seize Zimbabwe tycoon’s mansion in South Africa  NewsDay

Top Mugabe ally owes Absa $4.5-million for home loan, credit cards and car payments. James Makamba's sprawling Johannesburg property could soon be ...


Mon, 11 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Econet, NetOne, Telecel Petition POTRAZ On Tariffs Adjustments - 263chat.com
Econet, NetOne, Telecel Petition POTRAZ On Tariffs Adjustments  263chat.com

Zimbabwe's Mobile Network Operators namely Econet, NetOne and Telecel have petitioned the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of ...


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Internet shutdown challenged - NewsDay
Internet shutdown challenged  NewsDay

ZIMBABWE Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR), in conjunction with the Media Institute of Southern Africa-Zimbabwe chapter (Misa-Zimbabwe), has petitioned the ...


Sat, 19 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
'JamesMakamba remains in charge of Telecel' - Bulawayo24 News
'JamesMakamba remains in charge of Telecel'  Bulawayo24 News

AS the Telecel Zimbabwe ownership wrangle rages on co-founder, Dr James Makamba, has refuted media reports that he has exited the country's third largest ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's TelOne counts cost of US$30-million owed - ITWeb Africa
Zimbabwe's TelOne counts cost of US$30-million owed  ITWeb Africa

Zimbabwe fixed phone operator TelOne is struggling to recover approximately US$30-million owed by government departments and parastatals in unpaid bills.


Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
NetOne Zimbabwe in talks with Telkom - Business Day
NetOne Zimbabwe in talks with Telkom  Business Day

Zimbabwe's state-owned mobile operator has begun talks with Telkom about a possible joint venture, the head of the country's privatisation agency said.


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel board plans recapitalisation - DailyNews
Telecel board plans recapitalisation  DailyNews

HARARE - TELECEL Zimbabwe (Telecel) is planning to invest in network expansion as part of strategies to keep ahead of competition in the country's ...


Fri, 13 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ED’s reform programme steams ahead - sundaymail.co.zw
ED’s reform programme steams ahead  sundaymail.co.zw

In an interview with the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), this writer was asked what reforms President Mnangagwa had undertaken.


Sun, 28 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Get Your Queries Solved By Your Bank Through WhatsApp On These Numbers - Technology Zimbabwe
Get Your Queries Solved By Your Bank Through WhatsApp On These Numbers  Technology Zimbabwe

Remember that time when you are having trouble to use your bank's banking services and you don't have airtime to call its Customer Care? And by chance, you ...


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet Adjusts Tariffs For Roaming And International Calling To Reflect USD:RTGS Interbank Exchange Rate - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet Adjusts Tariffs For Roaming And International Calling To Reflect USD:RTGS Interbank Exchange Rate  Technology Zimbabwe

Econet has announced an adjustment on tariffs for roaming and international calling services. According to their statement, this is not a tariff change per se but ...


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
How To Buy E-tickets For The ‘Zimbabwe Vs Congo’ Match - Technology Zimbabwe
How To Buy E-tickets For The ‘Zimbabwe Vs Congo’ Match  Technology Zimbabwe

Last month Zifa made a giant step of starting to sell tickets on online for, at least, the upcoming Zimbabwe Vs Congo. Let me not waste time talking about the ...


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Powertel announces strategy to revive operations - ITWeb Africa
Zimbabwe's Powertel announces strategy to revive operations  ITWeb Africa

Zimbabwe state-owned ISP Powertel is implementing a three-year strategy to return to profitability after the Auditor General said the company's ability to continue ...


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Use EcoCash to buy NetOne and Telecel Airtime – Here’s How - Technology Zimbabwe
Use EcoCash to buy NetOne and Telecel Airtime – Here’s How  Technology Zimbabwe

This article contains referral links from which we may receive some financial benefit. As a principle, we only refer and recommend products and services that we ...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Steward Bank’s Sosholoza: Best Gift Anyone Could Give NetOne - Technology Zimbabwe
Steward Bank’s Sosholoza: Best Gift Anyone Could Give NetOne  Technology Zimbabwe

NetOne has been number two for too long. The biggest block from number one has just been blown up for them by their rival's bank: Steward Bank.


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
‘No need to merge NetOne, Telecel’ - The Herald
‘No need to merge NetOne, Telecel’  The Herald

THERE is no need to merge NetOne and Telecel Zimbabwe as they have turned the corner, and are now performing well.


Sun, 25 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Supa Mandiwanzira is Gone: Here Is His Legacy As Former Minister Of ICT and Cyber Security - Technology Zimbabwe
Supa Mandiwanzira is Gone: Here Is His Legacy As Former Minister Of ICT and Cyber Security  Technology Zimbabwe

Supa Mandiwanzira is gone. He is no longer the Minister of Information Communication Technology and Cyber Security in Presidents Mnangagwa's new ...


Sat, 08 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
‘Privatising parastatals will bring opportunities’ - NewsDay
‘Privatising parastatals will bring opportunities’  NewsDay

THE Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Information Communication Technology says government's plan to privatise parastatals such as TelOne, NetOne, ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Government Won’t Be Selling Off Its Entire Stake In NetOne & Telecel - Technology Zimbabwe
Government Won’t Be Selling Off Its Entire Stake In NetOne & Telecel  Technology Zimbabwe

The sale of NetOne and TelOne seems to be getting more and more complext by the day. The government is now said to be keen on retaining shares.


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Government sells NetOne and TelOne - Bulawayo24 News
Government sells NetOne and TelOne  Bulawayo24 News

The Government has announced that it is selling its shares in the two giant Telecommunications companies TelOne and NetOne.The Minister of Finance and ...


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Will Telecel’s Ownership Issues Ever End? - Technology Zimbabwe
Will Telecel’s Ownership Issues Ever End?  Technology Zimbabwe

It seems the Telecel shareholding issues will not go away. After the acquisition of Telecel by the government back in 2015.


Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's US$107-million ICT plan for 2019 - ITWeb Africa
Zimbabwe's US$107-million ICT plan for 2019  ITWeb Africa

Zimbabwe's Finance Ministry has released details of its 2019 infrastructure investment allocations, which includes US$107.6-million set aside for ICT ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Makamba, Harare lawyer sued over Telecel shares - NewsDay
Makamba, Harare lawyer sued over Telecel shares  NewsDay

Top Harare lawyer Gerald Mlotshwa and returning business mogul James Makamba have been taken to court over a dispute over disposal of Telecel shares.


Sat, 03 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
POTRAZ takes internet connectivity to Zhombe - Mail & Telegraph
POTRAZ takes internet connectivity to Zhombe  Mail & Telegraph

The Postal Telecommunications and Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) on Friday commissioned a shared Base Station in Dendera, Zhombe.


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel launches Bundle Mania promotion - NewsDay
Telecel launches Bundle Mania promotion  NewsDay

Telecel Zimbabwe has launched a point-based competition, Bundle Mania Promotion, for registered subscribers who purchase WhatsApp, Facebook, ...


Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Money-spinning bidders for NetOne - Zimbabwe Independent
Money-spinning bidders for NetOne  Zimbabwe Independent

FOUR foreign firms, including an American-funded Lebanese consortium and a South African telecommunications giant, are jostling to acquire between 45% ...


Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
More Zimbabweans engage social networks as OTT dominates - ITWeb Africa
More Zimbabweans engage social networks as OTT dominates  ITWeb Africa

Mobile networks respond by intensifying bundle offerings, promotions.


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe slaps tax on mobile money, online transactions - ITWeb Africa
Zimbabwe slaps tax on mobile money, online transactions  ITWeb Africa

Zimbabwe's government has raised statutory taxes on mobile money and electronic transactions in a *fresh* bid to secure additional revenue within the ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
At First Econet (Buddie) Was Cool Then They Grew Old, Elevate Is Their Attempt To Be Cool Again - Technology Zimbabwe
At First Econet (Buddie) Was Cool Then They Grew Old, Elevate Is Their Attempt To Be Cool Again  Technology Zimbabwe

With the launch of Buddie, their prepaid *service* Econet had the cool brand with a youthful demographic. They lost it and now want it back.


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Zimbabwe's Econet hike fees to match RTGs dollar devaluation - Quartz
Zimbabwe's Econet hike fees to match RTGs dollar devaluation  Quartz

The price of a gigabyte of mobile data might be truest indicator of the RTGs dollar's value.


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Yahoo Finance
Zimbabwe Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Yahoo Finance

The "Zimbabwe - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


Tue, 21 May 2019 12:41:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Econet plots Botswana Mascom listing by October - Reuters
Zimbabwe's Econet plots Botswana Mascom listing by October  Reuters

Zimbabwean billionaire Strive Masiyiwa plans to list part of his Botswana telecoms operator Mascom by October this year, he said on Tuesday, in what he ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Twitter Reacts To Econet’s New Yo Mix App - Technology Zimbabwe
Twitter Reacts To Econet’s New Yo Mix App  Technology Zimbabwe

Econet's new Yo Mix application hasn't gotten the warmest of receptions since making it's come back and Twimbos are voicing their displeasure.


Fri, 17 May 2019 11:25:00 GMT
Econet data bundle price adjustment largely expected - The Zimbabwe Mail
Econet data bundle price adjustment largely expected  The Zimbabwe Mail

The country's largest mobile network operator Econet Wireless Zimbabwe has adjusted its data bundle tariffs upwards in a move that was largely expected, ...


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe: Econet Wireless contracts Subex to optimise its operational capacities - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Zimbabwe: Econet Wireless contracts Subex to optimise its operational capacities  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

Leader of Zimbabwean telecom market Econet Wireless signed a *service* agreement with Subex, one of the telecommunications analytics solution providers.


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Subex Wins Multi-year Deal from Econet Wireless Zimbabwe - DATAQUEST
Subex Wins Multi-year Deal from Econet Wireless Zimbabwe  DATAQUEST

Subex announces a deal with Econet Wireless Zimbabwe (EWZ) for the deployment of its Analytics Centre of Trust (ACT) offering. Through the deployment ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet Plans Initial Public Offering of Botswana Mobile Unit - Bloomberg
Econet Plans Initial Public Offering of Botswana Mobile Unit  Bloomberg

Econet Group plans to offer shares in newly acquired Botswana mobile-phone unit Mascom on the nation's stock exchange this year, Chairman Strive Masiyiwa ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
All 3 Mobile Networks Increased Data Prices, Twimbos Are Not Happy - Technology Zimbabwe
All 3 Mobile Networks Increased Data Prices, Twimbos Are Not Happy  Technology Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean mobile data prices have gone up as the bundles subscribers had become accustomed to have been revised significantly.


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
London Stock Exchange Seeks Listings From Africa - Bloomberg
London Stock Exchange Seeks Listings From Africa  Bloomberg

It's not often that the London Stock Exchange comes to Africa looking for listings. Traditionally companies based on the continent have to make a strong case to ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 13:03:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Strive Masiyiwa To Take Botswana Mobile Operator, Mascom, Public - Forbes
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Strive Masiyiwa To Take Botswana Mobile Operator, Mascom, Public  Forbes

Strive Masiyiwa, Zimbabwe's richest man, has announced that his company, Econet Group, will list Botswana mobile network operator, Mascom, on the nation's ...


Sun, 28 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
ZRP, Econet group top ZITF awards ladder - Chronicle
ZRP, Econet group top ZITF awards ladder  Chronicle

Auxilia Katongomara, Business Reporter. THE Zimbabwe Republic Police scooped the 2019 Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) top exhibition display ...


Sat, 27 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
ZIMBABWE: DPA activates 466 kWp solar mini grid for Econet Wireless - AFRIK 21
ZIMBABWE: DPA activates 466 kWp solar mini grid for Econet Wireless  AFRIK 21

Distributed Power Africa has just commissioned a 466 kWp solar mini grid in Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe. It will provide electricity to a unit of Econet ...


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
ECONET Wireless logistics unit, Vaya serving 100k customers weekly - New Zimbabwe.com
ECONET Wireless logistics unit, Vaya serving 100k customers weekly  New Zimbabwe.com

By Alois Vinga. VAYA, the transport logistics unit launched by Econet Wireless subsidiary, Cassava Smartech last October, is linking up over 100 000 urban ...


Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Joshua Nkomo Scholarship 2019 successful candidates - full list - Bulawayo24 News
Joshua Nkomo Scholarship 2019 successful candidates - full list  Bulawayo24 News

Higherlife Foundation has released a list of 100 'Joshualites' who were offered the Joshua Nkomo Scholarships for 2019, ZimTechReview reported. Econet ...


Sun, 19 May 2019 18:48:19 GMT
Econet To Announce “Smart Data Bouquets” - pindula.co.zw
Econet To Announce “Smart Data Bouquets”  pindula.co.zw

Econet is introducing what it calls Smart Data Bouquets. This essentially does away with the previous data bundles that subscribers to the network were ...


Sat, 27 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
DPA partners French energy firm - NewsDay
DPA partners French energy firm  NewsDay

BY FREEMAN MAKOPA. Distributed Power Africa (DPA), a subsidiary of Econet Wireless Global, has partnered EDF (Électicité De France) to develop ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 03:05:11 GMT
Delivering bundled digital products and services for climate-smart agriculture in Zimbabwe - CTA
Delivering bundled digital products and services for climate-smart agriculture in Zimbabwe  CTA

Catalysing actionable knowledge to implement climate-smart solutions for next-generation ACP agriculture. Blog. Real-time weather information and farming tips ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MASIYIWA POCKETS $100M IN ECONET DIVIDENDS newsdzeZimbabweNewsdzeZimbabwe - NewsdzeZimbabwe
MASIYIWA POCKETS $100M IN ECONET DIVIDENDS newsdzeZimbabweNewsdzeZimbabwe  NewsdzeZimbabwe

STRIVE Masiyiwa has pocketed close to US$100 million as dividend payouts from his investment in Econet Wireless Zimbabwe (EWZ) since 2009, ...


Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
No, There Was No Attempt To Hack Econet’s Systems - Technology Zimbabwe
No, There Was No Attempt To Hack Econet’s Systems  Technology Zimbabwe

Social media continues to be the home fake news. Unfortunately, Econet's name is the latest to be dragged in fake news due to a bogus article which purports ...


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Another day, another Zim dollar - Business Day
Another day, another Zim dollar  Business Day

Evidence suggests Zimbabwe is moving back to dollarisation – despite announcing a new currency just a few months ago.


Thu, 16 May 2019 08:37:00 GMT
Econet showcases smart, cutting-edge products - Chronicle
Econet showcases smart, cutting-edge products  Chronicle

Business Reporter. LEADING mobile network operator Econet Wireless is back at the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) this year showcasing its growing ...


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe tycoon says country should price goods in rand - cgtn.com
Zimbabwe tycoon says country should price goods in rand  cgtn.com

Billionaire telecoms tycoon Strive Masiyiwa says Zimbabwe could achieve price stability if all goods were priced in the South African rand, and the country could ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet data bundle price hike largely expected - Bulawayo24 News
Econet data bundle price hike largely expected  Bulawayo24 News

The country's largest mobile network operator Econet Wireless Zimbabwe has adjusted its data bundle tariffs upwards in a move that was largely expected, ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Shutdown: Econet blames government, WhatsApp still off - Quartz
Zimbabwe Shutdown: Econet blames government, WhatsApp still off  Quartz

Internet access is restored but one of Zimbabwe's main sources of communication, WhatsApp, remains cut off.


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Econet suspends internet services on government order: statement - Reuters Africa
Zimbabwe's Econet suspends internet services on government order: statement  Reuters Africa

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, the country's largest mobile operator, said on Wednesday its internet services had been cut off following an order from the ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
US Yale University honours Masiyiwa - The Zimbabwe Daily
US Yale University honours Masiyiwa  The Zimbabwe Daily

Econet Wireless Group Chairman, Strive Masiyiwa has received an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from the Yale University, USA. The university's ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 18:56:00 GMT
Telecoms operators slash capital expenditure - NewsDay
Telecoms operators slash capital expenditure  NewsDay

BY MISHMA CHAKANYUKA. ZIMBABWE'S mobile network operators (MNOs) spent $59,5 million in capital investments in 2018 compared to $100,9 million in ...


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Econet says received government order to open up Internet access - Reuters Africa
Zimbabwe's Econet says received government order to open up Internet access  Reuters Africa

Zimbabwe's biggest mobile operator Econet Wireless said on Friday that it had received an instruction from the government to open up Internet access, except ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet’s Cassava spin-off to be Tencent of Zimbabwe - Quartz
Econet’s Cassava spin-off to be Tencent of Zimbabwe  Quartz

Shareholders in Zimbabwe's largest mobile phone operator are set to become owners of a company with ambitions to be an internet giant of Africa. Cassava ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MISA Zimbabwe Declares “Latest Internet Data Price Increases Unjustified” - Technology Zimbabwe
MISA Zimbabwe Declares “Latest Internet Data Price Increases Unjustified”  Technology Zimbabwe

The Media Institute of Southern Africa says that the latest price increases by mobile operators are unjustified...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe: ZFU Distributes 300 Phones to Agriculture Extension Officers - AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe: ZFU Distributes 300 Phones to Agriculture Extension Officers  AllAfrica.com

The Zimbabwe Farmers' Union, (ZFU) through support from Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) is distributing 300 Android mobile ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 11:40:04 GMT
Zimbabwe: Ecocash Fraudster Steals $20k Goods - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Zimbabwe: Ecocash Fraudster Steals $20k Goods  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

A Harare man yesterday appeared in court for allegedly defrauding six shops of about $20 000 using edited EcoCash messages.


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Subex and Econet Wireless Zimbabwe sign deal to deploy Analytics Centre of Trust - Elets
Subex and Econet Wireless Zimbabwe sign deal to deploy Analytics Centre of Trust  Elets

Subex, a telecom analytics solution provider has won a deal with Econet Wireless Zimbabwe (EWZ), a Zimbabwe based telecom operator to deploy its Analytics ...


Mon, 20 May 2019 06:41:36 GMT
Econet raises RTGS$479 287 for Idai relief through EcoCash - Bulawayo24 News
Econet raises RTGS$479 287 for Idai relief through EcoCash  Bulawayo24 News

TELECOMMUNICATIONS firm Econet Wireless has raised RTGS$ 479 287 through its EcoCash platform towards Cyclone Idai relief efforts. In a notice yesterday ...


Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Econet adjusts roaming rates - ITWeb Africa
Zimbabwe's Econet adjusts roaming rates  ITWeb Africa

Zimbabwe's Econet Wireless is now levying roaming charges in foreign currency after the country's Central Bank separated bank accounts earning forex from ...


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Subex surges on wining multi-year deal from Econet Wireless Zimbabwe - Udaipur Kiran
Subex surges on wining multi-year deal from Econet Wireless Zimbabwe  Udaipur Kiran

Mumbai : Subex is currently trading at Rs. 6.93, up by 0.13 points or 1.91% from its previous closing of Rs. 6.80 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 6.99 and ...


Thu, 02 May 2019 04:33:37 GMT
Zimbabwe Telecoms Giant Econet to Spin Off Financial Units - Bloomberg
Zimbabwe Telecoms Giant Econet to Spin Off Financial Units  Bloomberg

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Ltd. plans to list its financial units as a single entity on the country's stock exchange and sell a majority stake in network operator ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How to turn off Econet’s Message Notifications - Eyetrodigital
How to turn off Econet’s Message Notifications  Eyetrodigital

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe has of late had a lot of promotions and adverts nationwide. This comes with a lot of notifications and mass messages being received ...


Wed, 15 May 2019 09:03:36 GMT
Zimbabwe's Econet Wireless says restores all internet and social media services - Reuters
Zimbabwe's Econet Wireless says restores all internet and social media services  Reuters

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's biggest mobile phone operator Econet Wireless restored all internet and social media services on Monday after a court ruled ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet injects $250m in renewable energy - NewsDay
Econet injects $250m in renewable energy  NewsDay

BY MISHMA CHAKANYUKA. ECONET Zimbabwe says it has invested about $23 million in clean energy projects through its Distributed Power Africa (DPA) unit.


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's biggest mobile operator Econet 'ordered to shut down internet' - TimesLIVE
Zimbabwe's biggest mobile operator Econet 'ordered to shut down internet'  TimesLIVE

Zimbabwe's biggest mobile operator Econet Wireless said on Friday it had been ordered to shut down internet in the country until further notice following days of ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet in massive network overhaul - Zimbabwe Independent
Econet in massive network overhaul  Zimbabwe Independent

ECONET Wireless Zimbabwe (EWZ) Limited will soon invest amounts running into several millions in a core network project to replace obsolete equipment that ...


Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet wins $100m tax evasion case - NewsDay
Econet wins $100m tax evasion case  NewsDay

By Rex Mphisa. THE Supreme Court yesterday dismissed claims by the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) that it was owed $100 million by Econet Wireless ...


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Orders Second Internet Shutdown In A Week Of Deadly Protests - NPR
Zimbabwe Orders Second Internet Shutdown In A Week Of Deadly Protests  NPR

Critics accuse the government of constricting Internet use to stop the circulation of images showing a security forces responding violently to protests over ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Virtual-Cash Treasure in Zimbabwe Sparks Fight Over Billions - The Wall Street Journal
Virtual-Cash Treasure in Zimbabwe Sparks Fight Over Billions  The Wall Street Journal

Investors are feuding over EcoCash, Zimbabwe's homegrown PayPal-like *service* that has zoomed into the economy's cash void.


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zim's Econet said to be in talks about restructuring - Fin24
Zim's Econet said to be in talks about restructuring  Fin24

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, which has a market value of $3.1bn, has announced it's in talks that may affect its share price, urging stockholder caution when ...


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Econet Rocks Trade Fair With New Buddie Beatz Music App - 263chat.com
Econet Rocks Trade Fair With New Buddie Beatz Music App  263chat.com

Econet Wireless has lit up the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) with its recently-launched Buddie Beatz music app that features an extensive choice of ...


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Econet Wireless Says Restores All Internet, Social Media Services - VOA Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe's Econet Wireless Says Restores All Internet, Social Media Services  VOA Zimbabwe

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's biggest mobile phone operator Econet Wireless restored all internet and social media services on Monday after a court ruled ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Econet to list banking, mobile money unit separately - Reuters
Zimbabwe's Econet to list banking, mobile money unit separately  Reuters

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe will split off and separately list its financial and insurance businesses on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange if shareholders approve the ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Econet Increases Tariffs, You Will Pay Up To $2.28 Per Minute! - NewsDay
Econet Increases Tariffs, You Will Pay Up To $2.28 Per Minute!  NewsDay

BY TechZim. Econet has increased tariffs for voice calls. Officially we are going back to beeping each other now. They have split their billing into per second ...


Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet ups Vaya Lift ride-hailing in Zimbabwe - Quartz Africa
Econet ups Vaya Lift ride-hailing in Zimbabwe  Quartz Africa

With millions of dollar in annual revenues, African telcos are in a sparsely occupied vantage point to expand into other sectors and leverage their customer base ...


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Econet founder, Strive Masiyiwa announces $100m fund for rural entrepreneurs in Zimbabwe - Techpoint Africa
Econet founder, Strive Masiyiwa announces $100m fund for rural entrepreneurs in Zimbabwe  Techpoint Africa

Strive Masiyiwa, founder and chairman of Econet Wireless has, along with his wife, announced the Masiyiwa Rural Challenge fund, a $100 million fund, ...


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Has The Lowest Mobile Data Tariffs In The Region? - pindula.co.zw
Zimbabwe Has The Lowest Mobile Data Tariffs In The Region?  pindula.co.zw

The increase in the cost of mobile data in Zimbabwe recently has attracted various and diverse responses. Others have tried to compare the cost of mobile data ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet launches 466 KW solar power plant in Zimbabwe - Africa Oil & Power
Econet launches 466 KW solar power plant in Zimbabwe  Africa Oil & Power

The project is the first industrial solar power plant in the country.


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet to unbundle EcoCash - ITWeb Africa
Econet to unbundle EcoCash  ITWeb Africa

Zimbabwe mobile money platform, EcoCash is to be unbundled from the mobile network operations of Econet Wireless, with the company now pushing to ...


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Econet to stimulate employment in Bulawayo - NewsDay
Econet to stimulate employment in Bulawayo  NewsDay

Econet Wireless will set up the centre of its energy subsidiary in the City of Bulawayo to provide employment opportunities in the city, Econet Energy CEO ...


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet ‘housekeeping’ trades spur ZSE - NewsDay
Econet ‘housekeeping’ trades spur ZSE  NewsDay

BY FIDELITY MHLANGA. THE Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) on Tuesday recorded one of its biggest trades in the post-dollarisation era dominated by trades ...


Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet Showcases Smart, Cutting-Edge Products, Services At ZITF - 263chat.com
Econet Showcases Smart, Cutting-Edge Products, Services At ZITF  263chat.com

As expected, leading mobile network operator Econet Wireless – which won last year's Best ICT Exhibition award and the coveted Best Overall Business Stand ...


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet in massive Next-Generation-Network overhaul - The Zimbabwe Mail
Econet in massive Next-Generation-Network overhaul  The Zimbabwe Mail

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe (EWZ) Limited will soon invest amounts running into several millions in a core network project to replace obsolete equipment that is ...


Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Ecocash mobile money crash has people worried - Quartz
Zimbabwe's Ecocash mobile money crash has people worried  Quartz

Harare, Zimbabwe. Although mobile money has become the leading transaction platform in Zimbabwe, its weaknesses came into focus this week after the ...


Wed, 04 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Econet set to launch loyalty programme - NewsDay
Econet set to launch loyalty programme  NewsDay

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe has confirmed that it has developed a loyalty programme designed to reward customer usage of its wide product portfolio. “Yes, we ...


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Strive Masiyiwa To Acquire Botswana's Mascom For $300 Million - Forbes
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Strive Masiyiwa To Acquire Botswana's Mascom For $300 Million  Forbes

Econet Wireless, the African mobile telecoms giant owned by Zimbabwe's richest man, Strive Masiyiwa, is acquiring a 53% stake in Mascom Wireless, ...


Sat, 09 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet shares conversion to dilute shareholders’ equity - NewsDay
Econet shares conversion to dilute shareholders’ equity  NewsDay

ECONET Wireless Zimbabwe Limited (EWZL) will reduce its shareholders' equity by diluting their shares from its conversion offer to debenture holders to convert ...


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Drifts Towards Online Darkness - Coda Story
Zimbabwe Drifts Towards Online Darkness  Coda Story

One year after jubilant residents celebrated in the streets of Harare when Zimbabwe's army removed Robert Mugabe from power, the country is in darkness.


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet Deploys Drones To Search For Cyclone Survivors - The Zimbabwe Mail
Econet Deploys Drones To Search For Cyclone Survivors  The Zimbabwe Mail

Econet Zimbabwe has harnessed the power of technology to help survivors of Tropical Cyclone Idai. Two drone pilots, Charles and Michael have been deployed ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet Now Has A Bulk SMS Portal For Businesses - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet Now Has A Bulk SMS Portal For Businesses  Technology Zimbabwe

Econet now has a Bulk SMS portal that's easily accessible online and this will allow businnesses too manage how they send targeted messages.


Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Cyclone Survivors in Zimbabwe Burn Church Pews to Keep Warm - Bloomberg
Cyclone Survivors in Zimbabwe Burn Church Pews to Keep Warm  Bloomberg

On March 15, the earth shook so violently in Ngangu that people thought an earthquake had struck. It turned out to be thousands of tons of rock plowing through ...


Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet confirms total internet shutdown in Zimbabwe - Capital Business - Capital FM Kenya
Econet confirms total internet shutdown in Zimbabwe - Capital Business  Capital FM Kenya

Harare, Zimbabwe, Jan 18 - Zimbabwe imposed a "total shutdown" of the internet on Friday, a major provider told customers, after protests early this week Kenya ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Inside Strive Masiyiwa's battle with shareholders for control of Econet, and its EcoCash treasure - The Zimbabwe Mail
Inside Strive Masiyiwa's battle with shareholders for control of Econet, and its EcoCash treasure  The Zimbabwe Mail

After years of brutal hyperinflation, Zimbabwe became known as a place where cash was almost worthless. Now, investors are fighting over EcoCash, the ...


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Huge Growth of +37% CAGR for Mobile Payments Market by 2026: Profiling Players Like Orange SA, Vodacom Group Limited, MasterCard Incorporated, Bharti Airtel Limited, MTN Group Limited, Safaricom Limited - industryreports24.com
Huge Growth of +37% CAGR for Mobile Payments Market by 2026: Profiling Players Like Orange SA, Vodacom Group Limited, MasterCard Incorporated, Bharti Airtel Limited, MTN Group Limited, Safaricom Limited  industryreports24.com

Mobile Payments Market report is the comprehensive analysis of the global market has recently added by QYReports to its massive repository. Data exploratory ...


Mon, 20 May 2019 17:24:52 GMT
Econet injects $45 million in solar project - NewsDay
Econet injects $45 million in solar project  NewsDay

BY MTHANDAZO NYONI. UGESI Energy, a pan-African company within the Econet Energy Group, is targeting to invest $45 million in the first phase of its ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet eyes Byo as renewable energy centre - NewsDay
Econet eyes Byo as renewable energy centre  NewsDay

TELECOMMUNICATIONS giant Econet Wireless has chosen the City of Bulawayo as the centre of its renewable energy business in Zimbabwe in order to ...


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet to push for Mascom listing if MTN sale goes through - The Zimbabwe Mail
Econet to push for Mascom listing if MTN sale goes through  The Zimbabwe Mail

Zimbabwe-based Econet Wireless Group says it will push for a listing of shares in Botswana's largest cellco by subscribers, Mascom Wireless, should it succeed ...


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet share price drops - NewsDay
Econet share price drops  NewsDay

ECONET Wireless Zimbabwe Limited's (EWZL) saw a 32,4% dip to its share price to $1,6531 as of the end of yesterday's trading as the market re-evaluated the ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Econet to surrender Liquid Telecom equity - NewsDay
Econet to surrender Liquid Telecom equity  NewsDay

ECONET Group has announced that it was selling its entire 51% stake in Liquid Telecom in a move meant to create an independent internet services provider.


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe: Econet Launches Largest Industrial Solar Plant in Zim - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Zimbabwe: Econet Launches Largest Industrial Solar Plant in Zim  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe today launched the first industrial solar plant in the country at its Willowvale complex in Harare, as the company moves towards ...


Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet Pledges to Match Dollar-For-Dollar On All Contributions Made Towards Cyclone Idai Relief Fund. Thanks Econet - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet Pledges to Match Dollar-For-Dollar On All Contributions Made Towards Cyclone Idai Relief Fund. Thanks Econet  Technology Zimbabwe

As always Econet is already leading the way again in raising money for Cyclone Idai relief efforts. The Mobile Network Operator is daring you to donate any ...


Sun, 17 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
[Press Release] Econet Responds To Cyclone Idai Emergency With $5 Million - Technology Zimbabwe
[Press Release] Econet Responds To Cyclone Idai Emergency With $5 Million  Technology Zimbabwe

Econet Zimbabwe group of companies have collectively contributed RTGS$5 million for the cyclone emergency efforts in Eastern Zimbabwe. advertisement.


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet Buys Back Strive Masiyiwa’s First Mobile Network, Mascom Of Botswana For $300 Million - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet Buys Back Strive Masiyiwa’s First Mobile Network, Mascom Of Botswana For $300 Million  Technology Zimbabwe

At the time Strive Masiyiwa was battling to get a license to operate a mobile network in Zimbabwe in the late 90's, he launched such a network in Botswana.


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet sets its new $250m energy division in Bulawayo - The Zimbabwe Mail
Econet sets its new $250m energy division in Bulawayo  The Zimbabwe Mail

BULAWAYO – Econet Wireless has chosen Bulawayo as the centre of its $250 million renewable energy business in Zimbabwe, Econet Energy CEO Norman ...


Sat, 02 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe’s government faces off against its tech community over internet restrictions - TechCrunch
Zimbabwe’s government faces off against its tech community over internet restrictions  TechCrunch

After days of intermittent blackouts at the order of Zimbabwe's Minister of State for National Security, ISPs have restored connectivity through a judicial order ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet Going Ahead With Cassava Smartech Demerger After Getting Unanimous Approval From Shareholders - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet Going Ahead With Cassava Smartech Demerger After Getting Unanimous Approval From Shareholders  Technology Zimbabwe

Econet is going ahead with the demerger of Cassava Smartech after getting (Econet) a unanimous shareholders approval at the Extraordinary General Meeting.


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Minority shareholders mount challenge against Econet founder - ITWeb Africa
Minority shareholders mount challenge against Econet founder  ITWeb Africa

A Shareholder vote on the conversion of debentures to shares in Econet Wireless Zimbabwe has been pushed to 14 December 2018 after minority shareholders ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Econet Suspending Bundles, Don’t Worry Nobody Said WhatsApp - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet Suspending Bundles, Don’t Worry Nobody Said WhatsApp  Technology Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's largest mobile network operator, Econet Wireless has advised that they are reviewing some of their bundles. The company says they are in some ...


Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Lawyers Sue Mobile Operators Over Internet Shutdown - Daily Maverick
Zimbabwe Lawyers Sue Mobile Operators Over Internet Shutdown  Daily Maverick

Lawyers and a media-advocacy group in Zimbabwe asked the High Court to declare the shutdown of the internet illegal after the government blocked access to ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet launches community solar programme in rural Matabeleland - The Zimbabwe Standard
Econet launches community solar programme in rural Matabeleland  The Zimbabwe Standard

BY OWN CORRESPONDENT. Econet has launched a ground-breaking, rural electrification programme worth millions of dollars through its Ugesi Energy project ...


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Econet Launches International Business Process Outsourcing Centre – The Zimbabwe Mail - The Zimbabwe Mail
Econet Launches International Business Process Outsourcing Centre – The Zimbabwe Mail  The Zimbabwe Mail

The Econet group today unveiled the OmniContact – a standalone 'business process outsourcing' (BPO) unit that will offer local and foreign businesses, both ...


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe mobile money tax hike will hurt the economy - Quartz
Zimbabwe mobile money tax hike will hurt the economy  Quartz

Cash-strapped Zimbabwe has turned to mobile money for additional treasury funding with a hike in taxes for mobile wallets and electronic payment transactions.


Sat, 06 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Strive Masiyiwa's Econet donates RTGS$5 million towards Cyclone victims - New Zimbabwe.com
Strive Masiyiwa's Econet donates RTGS$5 million towards Cyclone victims  New Zimbabwe.com

By Business Reporter. STRIVE Masiyiwa's Econet Zimbabwe and its subsidiary companies have extended a RTGS$5 million assistance for victims of the deadly ...


Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet launches car insurance product - NewsDay
Econet launches car insurance product  NewsDay

ECONET Wireless has launched “EcoSure Moovah”, a short-term motor vehicle insurance product targeting the over one million uninsured vehicles in the ...


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Steward Bank’s Sosholoza: Best Gift Anyone Could Give NetOne - Technology Zimbabwe
Steward Bank’s Sosholoza: Best Gift Anyone Could Give NetOne  Technology Zimbabwe

NetOne has been number two for too long. The biggest block from number one has just been blown up for them by their rival's bank: Steward Bank.


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe: Econet Brand Ambassadors in Cyclone Donation Theft Storm - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Zimbabwe: Econet Brand Ambassadors in Cyclone Donation Theft Storm  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

An Econet brand ambassador was dragged before a Mutare magistrates' court facing theft charges after he allegedly stole a T-shirt which was donated towards ...


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet's Vaya Goes A Gear Up As It Launches New Services, Scales Operations - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
Econet's Vaya Goes A Gear Up As It Launches New Services, Scales Operations  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

Jane Mlambo| Barely six months after its introduction to the Zimbabwean market, Vaya has virtually become every individual's mobility choice, and every ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet and TelOne Shut Down The Internet Completely, Now It’s Darkness - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet and TelOne Shut Down The Internet Completely, Now It’s Darkness  Technology Zimbabwe

So it has happened. If you are on Econet or TelOne, you can't even use a VPN to access social media anymore. You can't access the internet at all in fact.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Cassava listing date set - NewsDay
Cassava listing date set  NewsDay

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe's financial and insurance business, Cassava SmarTech will list on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange on December 11 as it seeks to tap ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Strive Masiyiwa Establishes $100 Million Fund To Support Rural Entrepreneurs - Forbes
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Strive Masiyiwa Establishes $100 Million Fund To Support Rural Entrepreneurs  Forbes

Zimbabwean billionaire Strive Masiyiwa and his wife Tsitsi Masiyiwa have pledged the sum of $100 million to establish a fund to invest in rural entrepreneurs in ...


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
You Can’t Buy ZESA And Other Stuff Using EcoCash Because Econet Has Switched Off The Internet - Technology Zimbabwe
You Can’t Buy ZESA And Other Stuff Using EcoCash Because Econet Has Switched Off The Internet  Technology Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's dominant fintech company that accounts for the bulk of all payments has been affected by the directive to switch off the internet.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Cyclone Idai: Econet goes full force in search of survivors - Chronicle
Cyclone Idai: Econet goes full force in search of survivors  Chronicle

Business Reporter. ZIMBABWE's largest telecommunications firm, Econet Wireless, says it has deployed the full might of its organisational capacity in search of ...


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Econet And Other Networks Will Continue To Experience Downtimes Due To Forex Shortages- POTRAZ - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet And Other Networks Will Continue To Experience Downtimes Due To Forex Shortages- POTRAZ  Technology Zimbabwe

I'm sure you remember the trouble Econet users went through on Monday when the network was facing intermittent downtimes throughout the day. Econet later ...


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

All 3 Mobile Networks Increased Data Prices, Twimbos Are Not Happy - Technology Zimbabwe
All 3 Mobile Networks Increased Data Prices, Twimbos Are Not Happy  Technology Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean mobile data prices have gone up as the bundles subscribers had become accustomed to have been revised significantly.


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Govt Regulator Raises Fuel Prices By 45% - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
Govt Regulator Raises Fuel Prices By 45%  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

Zimbabwe's Energy regulating authority, ZERA has eaised the fuel prices by 45%. Following an earlier announcement, ZERA said it has released new fuel pump ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 12:43:00 GMT
Another data price hike shock for Zimbabweans - TimesLIVE
Another data price hike shock for Zimbabweans  TimesLIVE

Mobile data price increases in Zimbabwe are a blow to startup companies, media outlets and ordinary users, with a third company now hiking its rates.


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Can One Love Zimbabwe And Not Feel Angry About What Zanu PF Is Doing To Our Motherland? - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
Can One Love Zimbabwe And Not Feel Angry About What Zanu PF Is Doing To Our Motherland?  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

If our services have assisted you, our work would be much more secure with your help - For as little as £5, you can support ZimEye – and it only takes a minute.


Tue, 21 May 2019 15:39:00 GMT
Mangudya Drops Fuel Bombshell - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
Mangudya Drops Fuel Bombshell  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe will today cancel fuel subsidies, with oil companies now required to compete for foreign currency on the interbank market, ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 10:58:00 GMT
“Life After Robert,” - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
“Life After Robert,”  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

Opinion By Kwapi Vengesayi|One day, Zimbabwe moved on from Robert, and into the arms of his former best friend. And why wouldn't she? He is the one that ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 10:11:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Fails To Pay Botswana For 30 000 Cattle Bought During Mugabe's Era, Botswana Fuming. - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
Zimbabwe Fails To Pay Botswana For 30 000 Cattle Bought During Mugabe's Era, Botswana Fuming.  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

Own Correspondent|Zimbabwe has not paid back it's debt to Botswana that dates back as far as 2012 during former President Robert Mugabe's era for the sale ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 10:41:30 GMT
Mnangagwa's Week Old Political Actors Dialogue is Already Cough Blood – Actors Are Dropping Out - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
Mnangagwa's Week Old Political Actors Dialogue is Already Cough Blood – Actors Are Dropping Out  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

By Patrick Guramatunhu| Last week President Emmerson Mnangagwa launched the Political Actors Dialogue. It was a big, no-expense-spared affair complete ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 10:23:00 GMT
‘Need to play their best’ - The Daily Star
‘Need to play their best’  The Daily Star

In the lead-up to the 2019 World Cup, we take a look back on World Cups past through the eyes of Bangladesh's former World Cup stars. Habibul Bashar played ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 18:00:00 GMT
Real Madrid end campaign with 12th league defeat - The Zimbabwe Mail
Real Madrid end campaign with 12th league defeat  The Zimbabwe Mail

MADRID (Reuters) – Real Madrid's harrowing season came to a fittingly miserable end on Sunday as they slumped to a staggering 12th La Liga defeat, losing ...


Sun, 19 May 2019 19:22:10 GMT
ZANU PF Linked Lumumba Warns Mnangagwa Of Inevitable Civil Unrest If He Doesn't Fire His advisors - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
ZANU PF Linked Lumumba Warns Mnangagwa Of Inevitable Civil Unrest If He Doesn't Fire His advisors  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

ZANU-PF linked activist Acie Lumumba has warned President Emmerson Mnangagwa that he risks being fired by the people of Zimbabwe if he does not fire his ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 20:12:32 GMT
GUNSHOTS: ZRP Says No Policeman Fired LIVE Ammunition In Harare Yesterday, But Admit One Cop Opened Fire | ARE THEY TELLING THE TRUTH? - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
GUNSHOTS: ZRP Says No Policeman Fired LIVE Ammunition In Harare Yesterday, But Admit One Cop Opened Fire | ARE THEY TELLING THE TRUTH?  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

VIDEOS LOADING BELOW… By Own Correspondent- The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has denied reports that police officers fired live ammunition at ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 04:03:00 GMT
RioZim records net loss of US$2,3m - NewsDay
RioZim records net loss of US$2,3m  NewsDay

BY MISHMA CHAKANYUKA. One of the country's top gold producers, RioZim reported a net loss of US$2,3 million in the year ended December 2018 from a net ...


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
We Are Unstoppable -Chamisa - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
We Are Unstoppable -Chamisa  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

Farai Dziva|Opposition leader Nelson Chamisa has said there is only one legally constituted MDC party in the country. Addressing thousands of party supporters ...


Mon, 20 May 2019 23:30:00 GMT
Zimbabwe’s government faces off against its tech community over internet restrictions - TechCrunch
Zimbabwe’s government faces off against its tech community over internet restrictions  TechCrunch

After days of intermittent blackouts at the order of Zimbabwe's Minister of State for National Security, ISPs have restored connectivity through a judicial order ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
ZRP Dispels LIVE Ammunition Use Rumors In Police, Vendors Clash - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
ZRP Dispels LIVE Ammunition Use Rumors In Police, Vendors Clash  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

By Own Correspondent- The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has dismissed reports that police officers fired live ammunition at vendors in Harare's CBD on ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 01:15:00 GMT
OPINION: Lawyer David Hofisi Tackles The Absence Of MDC From Mnangagwa's Dialogue And Arguments Put Forward - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
OPINION: Lawyer David Hofisi Tackles The Absence Of MDC From Mnangagwa's Dialogue And Arguments Put Forward  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

The Government of Zimbabwe launched the Political Actors Dialogue (PAD) on 17 May 2019. The stated goal of the process is to improve the country's ...


Mon, 20 May 2019 08:58:00 GMT
MDC Must Not Criticise The Only Man Who Can Fix ZESA, Fuel Crisis, Fortune Chasi | OPINION - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
MDC Must Not Criticise The Only Man Who Can Fix ZESA, Fuel Crisis, Fortune Chasi | OPINION  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

By Dr Masimba Mavaza| Zimbabwe has been gripped by a terrible shortage of food stuffs, unprecedented price hikes of 200%, and fuel-drought. Each and every ...


Mon, 20 May 2019 06:22:00 GMT
NetOne Revises OneFusion Bundles Again - Technology Zimbabwe
NetOne Revises OneFusion Bundles Again  Technology Zimbabwe

So NetOne has revised their OneFusion offering once again! A few months ago the network operator made the data bundles less appealing after a scandal and ...


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nadal blows away Novak Djokovic - The Zimbabwe Mail
Nadal blows away Novak Djokovic  The Zimbabwe Mail

ROME (AP) — Rafael Nadal is right back where he wants to be. After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Nadal dominated for ...


Sun, 19 May 2019 19:33:50 GMT
Zimbabwe Shutdown: Econet blames government, WhatsApp still off - Quartz
Zimbabwe Shutdown: Econet blames government, WhatsApp still off  Quartz

Internet access is restored but one of Zimbabwe's main sources of communication, WhatsApp, remains cut off.


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
ZUPCO Slashes Bus Fares By Half Effective Tomorrow - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
ZUPCO Slashes Bus Fares By Half Effective Tomorrow  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

Correspondent|The State-owned transport operator Zimbabwe United Passenger Company (ZUPCO) has slashed bus fares by 50 percent with effect from ...


Mon, 20 May 2019 19:32:00 GMT
NetOne Increases Prices Too, POTRAZ Forces A Cartel Of Sorts - Technology Zimbabwe
NetOne Increases Prices Too, POTRAZ Forces A Cartel Of Sorts  Technology Zimbabwe

Usually when you see all players in an industry pricing their products the same, it tells you there is a cartel colluding to fix prices. Cartels may decide to accept ...


Sat, 30 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe intnerent shutdown leads to VPN use - Quartz
Zimbabwe intnerent shutdown leads to VPN use  Quartz

In the wake of nationwide internet shutdowns, ordinary Zimbabweans are circumventing censorship through VPNs. Zimbabwean authorities shut down the ...


Sat, 19 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabweans say social media blocked in wake of violent protests - CNN
Zimbabweans say social media blocked in wake of violent protests  CNN

Whatsapp, Facebook, and other internet messaging services remained inaccessible to many in Zimbabwe following protests over increased fuel prices.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Abandons Its Dollar Peg, Effectively Introduces New Currency - The Wall Street Journal
Zimbabwe Abandons Its Dollar Peg, Effectively Introduces New Currency  The Wall Street Journal

Zimbabwe, which has been using the U.S. dollar for the past decade, effectively introduced its own currency again, admitting that dollars stored in local bank ...


Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Capital Outflows From Major Crypto Exchanges Exceeded Inflows by ~$622 Mln in Recent Days - Cointelegraph
Capital Outflows From Major Crypto Exchanges Exceeded Inflows by ~$622 Mln in Recent Days  Cointelegraph

TokenAnalyst estimates that capital outflows from major crypto exchanges have exceeded inflows by ~$622 million over the past 5 days.


Thu, 16 May 2019 09:58:00 GMT
NetOne Is Busy Dishing Out Free Weekly Data Bundles - Technology Zimbabwe
NetOne Is Busy Dishing Out Free Weekly Data Bundles  Technology Zimbabwe

Several NetOne customers have reported receiving messages from their mobile operator telling them that their accounts had been credited with free 7 days data ...


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Government Won’t Be Selling Off Its Entire Stake In NetOne & Telecel - Technology Zimbabwe
Government Won’t Be Selling Off Its Entire Stake In NetOne & Telecel  Technology Zimbabwe

The sale of NetOne and TelOne seems to be getting more and more complext by the day. The government is now said to be keen on retaining shares.


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
NetOne Shuts Down Access To Facebook And WhatsApp - Technology Zimbabwe
NetOne Shuts Down Access To Facebook And WhatsApp  Technology Zimbabwe

It seems the shutdown protests might be getting shut down in a different manner all together as internet access to instant messaging *service* WhatsApp and ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Looks Like NetOne Is The Most Reliable Mobile Network In Zimbabwe Right Now - Technology Zimbabwe
Looks Like NetOne Is The Most Reliable Mobile Network In Zimbabwe Right Now  Technology Zimbabwe

For several weeks now, Econet and Telecel have been having problems on their networks. Most likely not their fault but not so with NetOne.


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Africa Roundup: Zimbabwe’s net blackout, Partech’s $143M fund, Andela’s $100M raise, Flutterwave’s pivot - TechCrunch
Africa Roundup: Zimbabwe’s net blackout, Partech’s $143M fund, Andela’s $100M raise, Flutterwave’s pivot  TechCrunch

A high court in Zimbabwe ended the government's restrictions on internet and social media last month. After days of intermittent blackouts at the order of the ...


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kazembe Kazembe Appoints A New Board For NetOne - Technology Zimbabwe
Kazembe Kazembe Appoints A New Board For NetOne  Technology Zimbabwe

The Minister of ICT and Courier Services, Kazembe Kazembe has appointed a new board of directors for NetOne. Here is a statement from the ministry:.


Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Internet shutdowns aren't just Africa's problem. They're happening worldwide - CNN
Internet shutdowns aren't just Africa's problem. They're happening worldwide  CNN

When Hong Kong police fired tear gas at peaceful pro-democracy protesters in 2014, the news moved swiftly through social media. Photos and videos of mostly ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Government Making Progress On Privatisation Plans For Telone And Other 4 Parastatals - Technology Zimbabwe
Government Making Progress On Privatisation Plans For Telone And Other 4 Parastatals  Technology Zimbabwe

Last year the new dispensation revealed their plans to revitalise the public sector. Part of the plan includes the privatisation of several parastatals. It is hoped that ...


Sat, 09 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
NetOne Joins The Night Browsing Bandwagon, Launches O’Nyt Browsing - Technology Zimbabwe
NetOne Joins The Night Browsing Bandwagon, Launches O’Nyt Browsing  Technology Zimbabwe

NetOne has always been consistent when it comes to promotions that are meant to entice subscribers. We've had OneFusion in more recent times but before ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Government Selling NetOne and TelOne As A Bundle - Technology Zimbabwe
Government Selling NetOne and TelOne As A Bundle  Technology Zimbabwe

The Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mthuli Ncube has proposed to cabinet and got approval to sell off TelOne and NetOne as a bundle. TelOne ...


Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Why are so many African leaders shutting off the Internet in 2019? - The Washington Post
Why are so many African leaders shutting off the Internet in 2019?  The Washington Post

Last week, Zimbabwe's High Court ordered Internet operators to restore *service* to people in the country after access had been shut down for a week. President ...


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Hopewell Chin'ono: Market forces and not Command Economics and threats determine prices and exchange rates - Nehanda Radio
Hopewell Chin'ono: Market forces and not Command Economics and threats determine prices and exchange rates  Nehanda Radio

By Hopewell Chin'ono. That we were sold a political illusion and that our purported magical dream was deferred in November 2017 to an unforeseen date is ...


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Expects to Raise $350 Million Selling State Companies - Bloomberg
Zimbabwe Expects to Raise $350 Million Selling State Companies  Bloomberg

Zimbabwe plans to raise $350 million from the sale of stakes in five state-owned companies, Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube said.


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Analysis | Why Zimbabwe Is Fed Up With Using the U.S. Dollar - Washington Post
Analysis | Why Zimbabwe Is Fed Up With Using the U.S. Dollar  Washington Post

A decade after Zimbabwe scrapped its own currency to tackle hyperinflation and began using instead mainly the U.S. dollar, the economy is back in free fall.


Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Netone Confirms Its Currently Facing Technical Challenges With Its Network - Technology Zimbabwe
Netone Confirms Its Currently Facing Technical Challenges With Its Network  Technology Zimbabwe

If you are failing to call, text or use your WhatsApp with a Netone line for the past 3 hours or so, don't worry it's not your phone's problem. Netone has just ...


Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Here’s How To Continue Online If The Zimbabwe Government Shuts Down The Internet - Technology Zimbabwe
Here’s How To Continue Online If The Zimbabwe Government Shuts Down The Internet  Technology Zimbabwe

Just in case the government of Zimbabwe decides to be as stupid as others in Africa, here's how you could stay online.


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Netone Increases One-Fi Prices Again In Less Than 2 Months - Technology Zimbabwe
Netone Increases One-Fi Prices Again In Less Than 2 Months  Technology Zimbabwe

Of all the Mobile Network Operators (MNO), Netone seems to be feeling the heat, of the economic turmoil, more. Just over a month ago, the state-owned MNO, ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NetOne Subscribers Can Now Receive Money From The Diaspora Through World Remit - Technology Zimbabwe
NetOne Subscribers Can Now Receive Money From The Diaspora Through World Remit  Technology Zimbabwe

NetOne subscribers will now be able to receive money from the diaspora directly on their mobile phones. The Mobile Network Operator has partnered with World ...


Sun, 25 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
An Adventure With Zimbabwe’s Mobile Service Providers - Technology Zimbabwe
An Adventure With Zimbabwe’s Mobile Service Providers  Technology Zimbabwe

A lot of you have probably stuck to one *service* provider since you had your first phone. Me well not so much. My adventure with Zimbabwe MNOs has seen me ...


Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Steward Bank’s Sosholoza: Best Gift Anyone Could Give NetOne - Technology Zimbabwe
Steward Bank’s Sosholoza: Best Gift Anyone Could Give NetOne  Technology Zimbabwe

NetOne has been number two for too long. The biggest block from number one has just been blown up for them by their rival's bank: Steward Bank.


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Government’s Block On WhatsApp And Social Media Is Hurting The Informal Economy - Technology Zimbabwe
The Government’s Block On WhatsApp And Social Media Is Hurting The Informal Economy  Technology Zimbabwe

So yesterday afternoon the Zimbabwean government decided to relent and send a directive to the country's internet operators telling them to switch the internet ...


Sat, 19 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
NetOne eyes profitability in 2018 - Zimbabwe Independent
NetOne eyes profitability in 2018  Zimbabwe Independent

State-owned mobile network operator, NetOne has reported profit after tax of US$14,9 million in the 10 months to October, buoyed by a cost containment ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Use EcoCash to buy NetOne and Telecel Airtime – Here’s How - Technology Zimbabwe
Use EcoCash to buy NetOne and Telecel Airtime – Here’s How  Technology Zimbabwe

This article contains referral links from which we may receive some financial benefit. As a principle, we only refer and recommend products and services that we ...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Alleged army rapes amidst Zimbabwe fuel hike protests go uninvestigated - Open Democracy
Alleged army rapes amidst Zimbabwe fuel hike protests go uninvestigated  Open Democracy

When Zimbabweans took to the streets in January, women were met with sexual violence by security forces. Many are scared to report abuses.


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Dogfight: The Mobile Network Operator Battle For Market-share In Zimbabwe - Technology Zimbabwe
Dogfight: The Mobile Network Operator Battle For Market-share In Zimbabwe  Technology Zimbabwe

It is hardly news that Econet has the lion's share of market share in the Zimbabwean mobile telecommunications industry. This has the been the case for as long ...


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DSTV And Mobile Network Operators See Brisk Business Due To Shutdown - Technology Zimbabwe
DSTV And Mobile Network Operators See Brisk Business Due To Shutdown  Technology Zimbabwe

A lot of businesses rely on the internet and while that might seem like common knowledge we were forced to relearn that this week as our government made the ...


Sat, 19 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Internet Access Has Been Restored To Some Zimbabweans - Technology Zimbabwe
Internet Access Has Been Restored To Some Zimbabweans  Technology Zimbabwe

Late last night at around 22:00, internet access for Zimbabweans was shut down following a directive from the government. Just a few moments ago, it looks like ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Analysis | Why Zimbabwe Is Fed Up With Using the U.S. Dollar: QuickTake - Washington Post
Analysis | Why Zimbabwe Is Fed Up With Using the U.S. Dollar: QuickTake  Washington Post

A decade after Zimbabwe scrapped its own currency to end hyperinflation and began using mainly the U.S. dollar, the economy is back in free fall. Fuel ...


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Former Netone CEO Acusses PricewaterhouseCoopers For “Unprofessional Conduct” During Netone’s Forensic Audit, Blames It For His Arrest - Technology Zimbabwe
Former Netone CEO Acusses PricewaterhouseCoopers For “Unprofessional Conduct” During Netone’s Forensic Audit, Blames It For His Arrest  Technology Zimbabwe

It seems former Netone CEO, Reward Kangai doesn't easily bury the hatchet. The former CEO of the state-owned company, Netone is now dragging renowned ...


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Rich Get Richer: Why It's Difficult For NetOne And Telecel To Catch Up To Econet - Technology Zimbabwe
The Rich Get Richer: Why It's Difficult For NetOne And Telecel To Catch Up To Econet  Technology Zimbabwe

A few weeks ago my colleague published a good article that showed just how much of a lead Econet has on competing MNO's. They are leading on every metric ...


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
In Zimbabwe, Skyrocketing Prices Evoke Painful Memories - The Wall Street Journal
In Zimbabwe, Skyrocketing Prices Evoke Painful Memories  The Wall Street Journal

Prices for some consumer goods are skyrocketing in Zimbabwe, a painful echo of the hyperinflation that ripped through the Southern African country a decade ...


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2018 Second Quarter POTRAZ Report Is Out: Here Are Some Key Stats - Technology Zimbabwe
2018 Second Quarter POTRAZ Report Is Out: Here Are Some Key Stats  Technology Zimbabwe

POTRAZ (Post and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe), the national telecommunications regulator has just released its latest quarterly ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
#KeepItOn Coalition Urges Government to Keep the Internet Open and Secure in Zimbabwe - PEN America
#KeepItOn Coalition Urges Government to Keep the Internet Open and Secure in Zimbabwe  PEN America

Joint Statement by the #KeepItOn Coalition. Joint letter on keeping the internet open and secure in Zimbabwe. Your Excellency Minister Kazembe Kazembe, ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
More Twist And Turns : Netone Suspends Its CEO - Technology Zimbabwe
More Twist And Turns : Netone Suspends Its CEO  Technology Zimbabwe

Netone's Chief Eexucite officer (CEO), Lazarus Muchenje has just been suspended until further notice for exercising poor corporate governance in the sacking of ...


Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Econet and TelOne Shut Down The Internet Completely, Now It’s Darkness - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet and TelOne Shut Down The Internet Completely, Now It’s Darkness  Technology Zimbabwe

So it has happened. If you are on Econet or TelOne, you can't even use a VPN to access social media anymore. You can't access the internet at all in fact.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Virtual-Cash Treasure in Zimbabwe Sparks Fight Over Billions - The Wall Street Journal
Virtual-Cash Treasure in Zimbabwe Sparks Fight Over Billions  The Wall Street Journal

Investors are feuding over EcoCash, Zimbabwe's homegrown PayPal-like *service* that has zoomed into the economy's cash void.


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Telecel Woes Continue – Loses 13% Subscribers In Second Quarter, Econet And Netone Share The Spoils - Technology Zimbabwe
Telecel Woes Continue – Loses 13% Subscribers In Second Quarter, Econet And Netone Share The Spoils  Technology Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's smallest Mobile Network Operator's (MNO), Telecel life is pitiful at the moment. On many fronts, Telecel is losing its battles against its competitors.


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zim cricket casts net wide - NewsDay
Zim cricket casts net wide  NewsDay

Zimbabwe cricket selectors have cast the net wide after naming a 27-member squad which contains three uncapped players to prepare for their limited overs ...


Sat, 23 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe president mocks own currency as prices soar - Business Day
Zimbabwe president mocks own currency as prices soar  Business Day

Emmerson Mnangagwa says the real time gross settlement currency is not real money, as it continues to fall against the US dollar.


Sun, 07 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe gold mine flood death toll reaches 24 as search for survivors continues - ABC News
Zimbabwe gold mine flood death toll reaches 24 as search for survivors continues  ABC News

Survivors who stood in neck-deep water for days on end are pulled from an illegal gold mine in Zimbabwe, which flooded on February 16, killing 24.


Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Government Sets Deadline For NetOne, TelOne and Underperforming Parastatals To Privatise - Technology Zimbabwe
Government Sets Deadline For NetOne, TelOne and Underperforming Parastatals To Privatise  Technology Zimbabwe

The government has set a 6-9 month deadline for parastatals to privatise. NetOne, Telecel & TelOne are part of the targeted companies.


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
OneMoney Subcribers Here’s How To Get Your Free Debit Card - Technology Zimbabwe
OneMoney Subcribers Here’s How To Get Your Free Debit Card  Technology Zimbabwe

Here's how you can claim your free OneMoney debit card and start transacting from your card and not your phone.


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Four Investors Are Looking To Pump Money Into NetOne - Technology Zimbabwe
Four Investors Are Looking To Pump Money Into NetOne  Technology Zimbabwe

Earlier this year, the Minister of ICT & Cyber Security Supa Mandiwanzira expressed the Governments interest to finally let go of Mobile Network Operators ...


Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile data rates cheapest in India, costliest in Zimbabwe: Study - ETTelecom.com
Mobile data rates cheapest in India, costliest in Zimbabwe: Study  ETTelecom.com

Riding the popularity of ultra cheap data packs offered by Reliance Jio, which has amassed 28 crore subscribers in a short time, India has emerged as ..


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabweans sleeping in food and petrol queues as worst economic crisis in a decade deepens - ABC News
Zimbabweans sleeping in food and petrol queues as worst economic crisis in a decade deepens  ABC News

Zimbabweans are sleeping in petrol queues and spending hours lining up for basic food, as the country suffers its worst economic crisis in a decade.


Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Econet suspends internet services on government order: Statement - ETTelecom.com
Zimbabwe's Econet suspends internet services on government order: Statement  ETTelecom.com

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe , the country's largest mobile operator, said on Wednesday its internet services had been cut off following an order from the..


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Africa internet: How do governments shut it down? - BBC News
Africa internet: How do governments shut it down?  BBC News

No Facebook, Twitter or WhatsApp. That's what's becoming increasingly common in some African countries, where governments have periodically shut down the ...


Sun, 31 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabweans back online after Zim court rules govt block on internet illegal - EWN
Zimbabweans back online after Zim court rules govt block on internet illegal  EWN

Many Zimbabweans are angry at the authorities' attempt to stop them communicating and are angry too with *service* providers for complying with what has now ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
NetOne & ZRP Coming Together To Reduce Traffic Congestion - Technology Zimbabwe
NetOne & ZRP Coming Together To Reduce Traffic Congestion  Technology Zimbabwe

NetOne & ZRP are working together on a 'smart city partnership'. The mobile network operator has donated some euqipment to the police force.


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Exposed: the horror Zimbabwe is hiding behind a news blackout - The Times
Exposed: the horror Zimbabwe is hiding behind a news blackout  The Times

Hundreds of people, including children as young as 10, have been killed or beaten in Zimbabwe in recent days in a crackdown the regime has tried to hide by ...


Sun, 20 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
NetOne To Host A Hackathon In A Few Days, Very Good Idea - Technology Zimbabwe
NetOne To Host A Hackathon In A Few Days, Very Good Idea  Technology Zimbabwe

NetOne will be hosting a hackathon under their OneMoney mobile money brand in less than two weeks. The event is being hosted in partnership with the ...


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How To Complete A Zipit Bank To Wallet Transfer If You’re A OneMoney Subscriber - Technology Zimbabwe
How To Complete A Zipit Bank To Wallet Transfer If You’re A OneMoney Subscriber  Technology Zimbabwe

OneMoney being on Zimswitch allows you to ZIPIT funds from your bank to your mobile money wallet & the process is simple and straightforward.


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtime Yese On Techzim: Stop Being Cheated By Tuckshops And Vendors - Technology Zimbabwe
Airtime Yese On Techzim: Stop Being Cheated By Tuckshops And Vendors  Technology Zimbabwe

So it would appear my colleague covered this a while back but I did not pay much attention to it until it happened to me. So about a week ago my Telecel Mega ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Network Providers Won’t Dare To Cross The Government And Make Telegram Bundles - Technology Zimbabwe
Network Providers Won’t Dare To Cross The Government And Make Telegram Bundles  Technology Zimbabwe

This is one of those opinions I sincerely hope are wrong as I write… If you're a big fan of Telegram you have to be resigned to the fact that the *service* hasn't had ...


Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Should Adopt Rand After ‘Miracle of Failure’, Biti Says - Yahoo Finance
Zimbabwe Should Adopt Rand After ‘Miracle of Failure’, Biti Says  Yahoo Finance

(Bloomberg) -- Zimbabwe should adopt South Africa's rand as its currency, one of a series of fundamental reforms needed to restore economic stability in the ...


Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's coup – net gain or no gain? - The Zimbabwe Mail
Zimbabwe's coup – net gain or no gain?  The Zimbabwe Mail

The scene in downtown Harare, Zimbabwe, on 21 November 2017 was extraordinary. Thousands walked through the streets, cheering, waving Zimbabwean ...


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
OneFusion Problems Had Devastating Effects; NetOne Lost Almost 50% Of Their Subscriber Base - Technology Zimbabwe
OneFusion Problems Had Devastating Effects; NetOne Lost Almost 50% Of Their Subscriber Base  Technology Zimbabwe

POTRAZ -the regulator of the Zim telecoms industry- has just released their sector performance report for the first quarter of 2018 and the first statistic that ...


Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Full Text: Here Is Why Supa Mandiwanzira Was With The Police - Technology Zimbabwe
Full Text: Here Is Why Supa Mandiwanzira Was With The Police  Technology Zimbabwe

The lawyers of the former Minister of ICT, Supa Mandiwanzira have released a statement regarding their client's arrest today. Here is the statement;.


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Street Vendors Now Selling Airtime At A Premium - Technology Zimbabwe
Street Vendors Now Selling Airtime At A Premium  Technology Zimbabwe

There is this, US dollars and basic commodities being sold at a premium, narrative in Zimbabwe right now. You may not be in the know that premiums are no ...


Sat, 20 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Analysis | Why Protests in Zimbabwe's Pose Old Problems for a New Leader - Washington Post
Analysis | Why Protests in Zimbabwe's Pose Old Problems for a New Leader  Washington Post

This was supposed to be Zimbabwe's chance at a *fresh* start. Strongman Robert Mugabe was forced from office in late 2017 after a 37-year rule that left the ...


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Cell-C Fast Becoming South Africa’s Telecel - Technology Zimbabwe
Cell-C Fast Becoming South Africa’s Telecel  Technology Zimbabwe

Cell-C had a tough 2018 and one can't help but draw some parallels between it and Zimbabwean's fledgling network; Telecel.


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Netone’s Currently Suspended CEO Court Application Dismissed As Not Urgent By High Court, A Somewhat Blow For Him - Technology Zimbabwe
Netone’s Currently Suspended CEO Court Application Dismissed As Not Urgent By High Court, A Somewhat Blow For Him  Technology Zimbabwe

Two weeks ago Netone's currently suspended CEO, Lazarus Muchenje filed an urgent chamber application seeking to revoke the decision by Netone's Board of ...


Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Crisis Is Over, Netone Reinstates The 9 Executives It Had Sacked Last Week - Technology Zimbabwe
The Crisis Is Over, Netone Reinstates The 9 Executives It Had Sacked Last Week  Technology Zimbabwe

Whilst some are engaged in real politics, Netone was busily engaged in its own politics. Only that in Netone's case, its 'boardroom politics'/boardroom squabbles ...


Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Here’s What You Need To Know About The NetOne Hackathon - Technology Zimbabwe
Here’s What You Need To Know About The NetOne Hackathon  Technology Zimbabwe

NetOne is partnering with Finmark Trust to bring the OneMoney Mobile Financial Services Hackathon.


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Robert Mugabe unable to walk as former Zimbabwe president receives medical treatment in Singapore - ABC News
Robert Mugabe unable to walk as former Zimbabwe president receives medical treatment in Singapore  ABC News

Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe has been receiving medical treatment in Singapore and is now no longer able to walk.


Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Here’s A Comparison Of Weekly Data Bundles Between Netone, Econet And Telecel: Take Your Pick - Technology Zimbabwe
Here’s A Comparison Of Weekly Data Bundles Between Netone, Econet And Telecel: Take Your Pick  Technology Zimbabwe

Since Telecel has just introduced its weekly data bundles, I think its worthwhile to compare the weekly data bundles offered by all three Mobile Network ...


Fri, 24 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NetOne To Compete With Kwese iflix And TelOne’s DEOD As They Apply For Broadcasting Licence - Technology Zimbabwe
NetOne To Compete With Kwese iflix And TelOne’s DEOD As They Apply For Broadcasting Licence  Technology Zimbabwe

Better late than never right? NetOne has become the latest of many players rushing to get in on the Video-on-Demand craze that's currently gripped the nation.


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NetOne Announces New Tarrifs For Out Of Bundle Browsing And USSD Sessions - Technology Zimbabwe
NetOne Announces New Tarrifs For Out Of Bundle Browsing And USSD Sessions  Technology Zimbabwe

POTRAZ announced some reductions to the thresholds for Out Of Bundle browsing and USSD per session costs a few weeks ago. Both tarrifs were reduced ...


Thu, 05 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
[Update] Which Internet Providers Have Restored Internet Access And What Can People Access - Technology Zimbabwe
[Update] Which Internet Providers Have Restored Internet Access And What Can People Access  Technology Zimbabwe

So internet access seems to be getting restored around the country and depending on which mobile network or internet *service* provider you're subscribed to ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Op-Ed: Why Zimbabwe is on the path to progress - CNBCAfrica.com
Op-Ed: Why Zimbabwe is on the path to progress  CNBCAfrica.com

Zimbabwe's Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube reveals why he believes the country is on a journey of reform. Nobody ever said it wouldn't be a bumpy ride; but the ...


Sat, 16 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's biggest mobile operator Econet says ordered to shut down internet - ETTelecom.com
Zimbabwe's biggest mobile operator Econet says ordered to shut down internet  ETTelecom.com

HARARE: Zimbabwe's biggest mobile operator Econet Wireless said on Friday it had been ordered to shut down internet in the southern African country until ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Cost Of Mobile Internet Around The World [Infographic] - Forbes
The Cost Of Mobile Internet Around The World [Infographic]  Forbes

For smartphone users fond of heavy streaming, mobile data doesn't always come cheap. In fact, the cost of a gigabyte of mobile data varies hugely between ...


Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwean Billionaire Strive Masiyiwa And Wife Receive British Award For Philanthropy - Forbes Now
Zimbabwean Billionaire Strive Masiyiwa And Wife Receive British Award For Philanthropy  Forbes Now

Theresa May, the British Prime Minister has recognized Zimbabwean billionaire Strive Masiyiwa and his wife, Tsitsi Masiyiwa, for their exceptional voluntary ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT

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