Latest Telecoms News about Afghanistan

Afghan SIM cards blocked in Pakistan

  The ban on roaming services for Afghan SIM cards will enable Pakistani security forces to fight militants more effectively, officials say....

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Afghan Wireless Launches 3.75G+ Services in Kabul

  Afghanistan based Afghan Wireless Communication Company (AWCC) says that it has now launched 3.75G+ services in Kabul....

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Afghanistan Rejects Facebook Ban Amid Election Tensions

  The Afghan government has rejected a proposal to ban Facebook during the current election crisis....

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Afghanistan to Get 4G Services Soon

  Afghanistan should have 4G phone services in the country shortly, according to statements by the ICT Ministry....

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Afghan Wireless Granted a 3G License

  Afghanistan's ICT Ministry says that it has awarded a 3G license to Afghan Wireless (AWCC). The fee paid was not revealed, but is understood to have been US$25 million....

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Roshan Opens a Centralised Network Operations Center

  Afghanistan's Roshan has announced the opening of its new Network Operations Center (NOC)....

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Roshan Test Mobile Payments in Afghanistan's Post Offices

  Afghanistan's Roshan has announced a partnership with Afghan Post that will enable Afghans to access M-Paisa mobile banking services in post offices....

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Afghanistan's Roshan Offers Mobile Money Payments in Herat

  Afghanistan's Roshan has announced an exclusive partnership with Herat Cable Network (HCN) that will enable Roshan customers in that city to pay their cable bills through its M-Paisa mobile money service....

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Roshan Launches 3G Network in Kabul

  Afghanistan's Roshan has launched its 3G network, with coverage initially available in in Kabul, and then rolled out nationwide. ...

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Afghanistan's Roshan Secures Funding for Network Upgrades

  Afghanistan based mobile network operator, Roshan has secured funding from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to support the rollout of the company's 3G and high speed data services throughout the country....

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