Potraz appeals to govt on US$ pricing

The country’s telecommunication sector has been facing a serious pricing headache on the back of a biting hyperinflation and an unstable macroeconomic environment.
By Julia Ndlela Sep. 3, 2023

High operating costs choke mobile operators

National switching continued to influence capital expenditure as evidenced by 11,4% growth across mobile operators in the first quarter of 2023.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Jun. 25, 2023

Zim lands seat on continental telecoms body

The sixth TAS meeting in running under the banner Connect, Innovate and Transform.
By Emma Nhancumba Apr. 26, 2023

Telcos' tariff hikes cripple Zimbabweans

Currently, the NetOne data bundle costs $16 850 for 10 gigabytes, while the Econet data bundle costs $18 557 for 8 gigabytes.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Apr. 9, 2023

Liquid Tech to increase tariffs by 50%

It will be the second increase this year.
By Staff Writer Mar. 31, 2023

Potraz rolls out e-health scheme in rural areas

Potraz director general Gift Machengete said the e-health programme enables members of the public to access health services online.
By Miriam Mangwaya Feb. 12, 2023

Inadequate foreign currency allocations hampering network expansion: Potraz

In his sector performance report for December, Potraz director-general Gift Machengete said the telecommunication sector has not been spared the harsh economic conditions.
By Harriet Chikandiwa Jan. 4, 2023

Econet raises tariffs to counter rising costs

Econet customers will now pay $41.77 per minute, to make a voice call, up from $25.95, while data charges have gone up to $6.6 per MB.
By Freeman Makopa Nov. 1, 2022

Potraz licences new mobile operator

This will make Dolphin Telecoms the fourth mobile service operator in the country after Econet, Telecel and NetOne.
By Business Reporter Nov. 1, 2022