Latest Telecoms News about Lesotho

Southern African Governments Accelerate Mobile Access to an Extra 300 Million People

  The Governments of Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania and Zambia have agreed a set of common priorities to accelerate the roll out of mobile broadband in the region, with the view of creating an additional 3.2 million jobs for Sub-Saharan Africa by 2020....

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South African Bank Offers Mobile Money Transfers to Neighbouring Countries

  South Africa's First National Bank (FNB) is launching cross border payments to Swaziland and Lesotho via a cellphone using its Pay2Cell service....

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Infrastructure Development Opens Opportunities for Broadband Operators in Southern Africa

  New analysis from Frost & Sullivan finds that the market earned revenues of $3.78 billion in 2010 and estimates this to reach $19.08 billion in 2017. The research covers South Africa, Zambia, Lesotho and Zimbabwe....

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Quarter of Vodacom Lesotho network powered by green base stations

  Vodacom has announced that a quarter of its Lesotho network is now powered by 'green' base stations using energy saving technologies such as wind and solar power. ...

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Chinese export-import bank funds Lesotho's telecom projects

  The Chinese Export, Import Bank has signed a loan agreement of nearly US$30 million with the Lesotho government and Telecom Lesotho in Maseru on Friday, to assist in the extension of Telecom’s operations in the country....

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Vodacom Orders WiMAX Kit for Lesotho Rollout

  Vodacom Lesotho has selected Airspan as its preferred WiMAX supplier. Airspan will supply its MicroMAX base stations in the 3.3 - 3.5 GHz frequency band in addition to CPEs (customer premise equipment). The contract is through Airspan's local reseller partner, TVS....

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Vodacom 3Q Customers Rise 4.7% On Quarter To 33 Million

  Vodacom Group, South Africa's largest mobile phone operator, Tuesday reported a 4.7% rise in the number of customers across its networks to 33 million during its financial third quarter....

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