Potraz Director-General Dr Gift Machengete flanked by Potraz officials and young ICT innovator Mr Clive Nyapokoto showcase awards received by Zimbabwe at the ITU awards ceremony in Busan, South Korea, last week

Zim’s ICT drive gets global recognition

Herald Correspondent Government’s Information Communication Technologies innovation drive has started yielding results as Zimbabwe bagged two awards at the just ended International Telecommunications...

Potraz to set up 250 base stations

Business Reporter THE Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe will build 250 base stations under a multi-operator radio network extension project with capacity for 2 million us...

Mobile operators’ revenues decline

Business Reporter Mobile operators’ revenues declined by 9,7 percent to $179,8 million in the first quarter to March from $199,2 million recorded in the previous quarter, signifying the negative impa...

Potraz riled by quality of service

Golden Sibanda Senior Business Reporter THE Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe has started writing to telecoms operators whose services fall short of statutory standards.
New regulations will also allow telecom firms to charge a premium for OTT services such as Whatsapp calling

Govt avails revolving fund for ICT projects

Business Reporter GOVERNMENT, through a programme being spearheaded by the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe, is funding local innovative information communication techno...
Minister Mandiwanzira

New high mobile tariffs suspended

Herald Reporters— Government has suspended mobile data tariff increases with immediate effect following an outcry from mobile phone users. Government also ordered the companies to reimburse aff...

Telecoms revenues drop 12pc

Zimbabwe’s mobile telecommunication services providers saw their revenues for the first quarter of this year decline 12 percent, latest Postal and Telecommunication Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (...