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August 13, 2016 10:00 PM Zim ends discounts 'to curb dissent'

Revenue for mobile operators in Zimbabwe declined 12% in the first quarter of the year, in line with the economy's collapse - but it is a recent regulatory move that has really put operators on edge. The cancellation by the telecoms regulator of discounts offered by mobile operators - a move they believe was designed to curb social dissent - has put further 42

August 12, 2016 5:18 AM Telcos revenue down 11pct to $238mln, data consumption doubles

HARARE: Zimbabwe’s telecoms regulator says the sector’s revenue declined by 11 percent to $237,7 million in the first quarter of 2016. The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (POTRAZ) said the sector has not been spared the effects of diminishing consumer spending power in the economy, with revenue and investment declining across all subsectors 16

August 9, 2016 4:25 PM Eyewitness News — Zim media watchdog calls for data deal transparency

HARARE - A media watchdog says Zimbabwe’s state telecoms regulator needs to produce a fair and transparent pricing policy after claims it has stopped mobile operators offering some cheap data deals, in what some say is censorship. Many Zimbabweans believe this is an attempt to limit access to social media but the regulator says that the deals have simply 10

August 5, 2016 1:21 PM Army training military agents to counter social media — General

A top general has revealed that the Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) is training military agents to counter social media so as to stifle citizen unrest that he referred to as “cyber warfare”. The revelation comes at a time a government regulator, The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) has just banned promotions giving 15

August 4, 2016 7:48 AM Potraz ban mobile networks airtime promotions

Telecoms regulator - Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) has reportedly forced mobile networks Econet Wireless, Telecel and NetOne to suspend their air time promotions. The state owned mobile network operator, NetOne issued a press statement announcing the suspension of its Data Bundles Reloaded and Bundles Reappear 12

July 7, 2016 5:33 AM Protests deal blow to Zimbabwe’s economy

The strikes crippled public transport, with most schools closed for the day and WhatsApp connectivity only being restored shortly before noon. The business sector and economic activity suffered the heaviest blow as protests escalated over government corruption, delayed civil servants salaries and police roadblocks. “The bank did not open for business 15

June 26, 2016 10:13 PM AG’s graft findings for 2016 at a glance

The Auditor-General’s Office last week released three sets of reports that exposed massive corruption in government and financial leakages amounting to millions of dollars last year alone. The Auditor-General Mildred Chiri blamed the leakages on deliberate deviation from laid down procurement regulations, lack of corporate governance and a litany of cases 23

June 5, 2016 9:43 AM Zacc must enjoy full autonomy

HARARE - Reports that the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) had obtained search and seizure warrants from the High Court must have come as good news to crisis-weary citizens. And as the anti-graft body readies to pounce on several parastatals, and ministries, we sincerely hope Zacc will be allowed to do its duty unhindered after the Mines, Indigenisation 9

June 4, 2016 3:37 PM Bhora Kuna Phidza: Six months on

HIS victory that saw him become the most powerful man in Zimbabwean football elicited mixed emotions from the success-starved Zimbabwean football lovers. In earnest, it was a campaign that began as a mere social media joke which uncannily turned out to be a reality. While sceptics pointed to his checkered record as an administrator, politician and businessman 24

May 23, 2016 12:44 PM NetOne targets 8m subscribers by 2017

ZIMBABWE’s second largest mobile operator NetOne is targeting to hit the eight million mark subscriber base by 2017 as it hopes to reclaim its pinnacle position in the sector. This was revealed in a statement read on behalf of the Acting Chief Executive Officer Brian Mutandiro’s behalf by Juliet Ziswa Friday at the launch of the Zimbabwe National Blood 3