Telecoms trio win big at Zimpapers awards


Liquid Telecoms, NetOne and ZOL were the biggest winners at the inaugural Zimpapers’ Telecoms Awards that were held on Tuesday night. NetOne was voted the overall best mobile network operator while ZOL was the overall best internet service provider and Liquid Telecoms obtained overall best internet access provider. NetOne also bagged the most innovative mobile network, most reliable network operator mobile network service, and outstanding marketing campaign awards while ZOL received the most innovative ISP, customer service excellence internet service provider and most reliable internet service provider awards. Other winners…

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Comply or we use force: Mandiwanzira

Supa Mandiwanzira

GOVERNMENT is “encouraging” mobile phone operators to ensure that their digital financial services are interoperable by April 2018, failure of which they would be compelled to comply. The country’s three mobile phone operators — NetOne, Telecel and Econet — have mobile money transfer services but subscribers cannot send or receive money from across the networks. Information Communication Technology and Cyber Security Minister Supa Mandiwanzira told The Herald Business yesterday that there is no reason for mobile phone firms not to link their digital financial services. Minister Mandiwanzira said the mobile…

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Untu to raise $2m from market

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Untu  Capital will raise another $2 million from the U-Gain medium term note instrument from the market shortly, following the success of its initial offering, which it says was oversubscribed by 72,45% Last month, Untu Capital introduced a $5 million Capital Medium Term Note called U-Gain, a debt instrument that the company offered the market to raise capital. Of the amount, the company made an initial offering of $1 million to the market, which the company reported on Monday as having been completed with an oversubscription of 72,45% Speaking to…

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