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By Staff Reporter Econet’s sustainable energy subsidiary Distributed Power Africa (DPA) has unveiled its latest solar project in Durban, South Africa, for Massmart’s Makro business, as it continues ...
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Econet Wireless has begun reopening its shops following the lifting of some COVID-19 lockdown restrictions.  By Staff Reporter But the company cautioned customers to be patient as it ...
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ZIMBABWE’S richest man, telecommunications mogul, Strive Masiyiwa, was the leading influencer among business leaders on Facebook in the week ended April 19, 2020 beating the world’s second wealthiest ...
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The Health ministry and the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) have collaborated to create the official COVID-19 information hub available through SMS, free for Econet users. Do you ...
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Econet’s Strive Masiyiwa has donated 45 full Intensive Care Unit (ICU) ventilator suites to be distributed to Zimbabwe’s public hospitals. Do you have a coronavirus story? You can ...
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EcoSure, a subsidiary of the Strive Masiyiwa owned Econet has stepped in to rescue the situation, with the insurance firm announcing that it was equipping medical staff with ...
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ZIMBABWE’S mobile network operators recorded a 36% increase in revenue to $1,1 billion in the full year to December 2018 despite a 25% increase in operating costs, the industry regulator has reported. ...
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The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) yesterday sent its CEO Alban Chirume on an indefinite leave to pave way for investigations after Econet Wireless Zimbabwe disregarded a directive from the regulator not to hold an extraordinary general meeting. ...
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MOBILE subscriptions in the country declined by 2,5% to 18,9 million in the first quarter ended March 31 ...
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Comment & Analysis Letters Opinion & Editorials
In response to Telecel rebuts Mandiwanzira’s claims: The reason behind Telecel’s woes seems to be the indigenisation law, which allows greedy politicians to parcel out other people’s companies on what may be xenophobic lines. ...
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I HATE bullies, be they human or corporate. Their intention is to instill the fear of God, mainly to avoid scrutiny. ...
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GOVERNMENT last night gave Econet Wireless up to Friday to remove its telecommunications equipment and that of its sister company Liquid Telecomms from State infrastructure after the mobile operator rejected orders to share facilities with its competitors. ...
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Steward Bank legal representative, Tawanda Nyambirai who had called for a press conference at a local hotel today refused to apologise for the raid on the Zimbabwe Business Agency, The source, forcing reporters to wave placards in defence of "freedom of the press" and eventually walking out before the event started. ...
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Econet Wireless has launched EcoShopper, a service that will enable EcoCash customers to buy groceries from their mobile phones. ...
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A 25-year-old Ecocash agent from Mutambara Mission School in Manicaland province, who stole $830 from his employer and later filed a false police report claiming to have been robbed, was last Friday convicted and fined $150 by Mutare magistrate Sekai Chiundura. ...
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ZIMBABWE business news agency, The Source, yesterday challenged a High Court order granted to Zimbabwe mobile phone operator Econet Wireless and Steward Bank to have the online publication withdraw some of the stories it published on its site. ...
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Business Telecommunications
VimpelCom, the parent company of Telecel Globe, has just announced via a press release that it has sold all its shareholding in Telecel Globe to Econet Wireless Global for US $65 million. ...
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Business Transportation
ECONET Wireless has launched a vehicle tracking system capitalising on its massive investment in the infrastructure backbone. ...
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Telecommunications
ECONET Wireless Zimbabwe has recorded an 8% growth in revenue for the year ended February 2013 largely driven by the growth in data and overlay services. ...
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Telecommunications
PROSPECTIVE players in the country’s telecommunications sector will this year continue to face hurdles in penetrating the market due to intensified competition and a hike in registration fees. ...
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THE Zimbabwe Stock Exchange industrial index yesterday reached a new high of 200,72 after gaining 5,43 points from 195,29 points recorded on previous trading session as investors position ...
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DAILY turnover on the ZSE plunged to nearly $200 000 on Monday from an average of $1,5 million as election talk grips the markets, analysts have said. ...
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THE market capitalisation of the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange closed the month of February at $4,7 billion largely driven by counters in the consumptive sectors. ...
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THE Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) says it has not yet received the proposal by Econet Wireless for a loan to automate the stock exchange which is currently using a manual trading system. ...
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Telecommunications
ECONET Wireless Zimbabwe says the just-ended festive season resulted in a surge in its subscriber base crossing the eight million level for the first time, supported by the recent introduction of Buddie Zone. ...
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THE Securities Commission of Zimbabwe (SECZ) has endorsed Econet Wireless Zimbabwe (EWZ) planned takeover of TN Bank describing an offer to minorities as fair, an official has said. ...
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BUSINESSMAN Tawanda Nyambirai has stepped down as Econet Wireless Zimbabwe chairperson following a deal that resulted in the mobile phone company assuming 100% ownership of TN Bank. ...
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Golf Sport
THE Econet Joshua Nkomo Classic Golf tournament that was set for Bulawayo Golf Club on October 11-13 has been postponed to the end of next month. ...
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The case involving Econet Wireless and NetOne, embroiled in a tug-of-war over an unsettled debt by the latter, is set to be dealt with by the High Court Friday next week. ...
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Econet Wireless yesterday launched a consumer promotion where the mobile phone company is offering cash prizes of over $1 million. ...
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