Zimbabwe telco waits for funding from China

January 21, 2015 10:34 am1 comment
NetOne

HARARE – TELONE, Zimbabwe’s third largest mobile network operator, is yet to receive a US$98 million from China, a setback that has stalled its network expansion exercise. TelOne spokesperson, Melody Mbira Harry, confirmed the network was yet to receive any funding pointing out negotiations were still in progress. “The discussions […]

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EMV cards debut to aid m-pesa in SA

January 20, 2015 12:45 pm18,808 comments
Vodacom mpesa

JOHANNESBURG – GEMALTO, the world leader in digital security, has announced the deployment of prepaid Europay, MasterCard and Visa (EMV) banking cards to complement Vodacom’s m-pesa mobile wallet service in South Africa. The card is certified by the major international payment schemes and accepted at any of the 240,000 EMV-compliant […]

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Telkom commits to growth of SA SME sector

January 16, 2015 9:39 am0 comments
Telkom

by MTHULISI SIBANDA PRETORIA – TELKOM said it would this year prioritise on the delivery of accessible and value-adding information and communications functionality specifically tailored to South Africans Small and Medium Enterprises (SME). According to the telecommunications company, the SME sector is widely recognised as a key contributor to South […]

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