Latest Telecoms News about Tanzania

Smile Communications selects Ericsson for LTE managed services

  Ericsson says that it has signed a 5-year managed services contract for Smile Communications in Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda and Democratic Republic of Congo...

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Etisalat Sells Tanzanian Subsidiary for One Dollar

  Millicom has signed am agreement to acquire an 85% stake in Zanzibar Telecom (Zantel) from Etisalat Group for just one dollar....

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UhuruOne Upgrades Wi-Fi Network

  Alepo has announced a new partnership with UhuruOne, an internet service provider in Tanzania, to support the growth and evolution of the ISP's prepaid Wi-Fi services in the country....

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Vodacom Planning Big Push into Rural Tanzania

  Vodacom's Tanzania subsidiary is planning to spend around US$100 million this year expanding its network in rural areas. The investment will also include boosting its mobile money services....

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Tigo Launches 4G Services in Tanzania

  Tanzania's Tigo has announced the launch its its LTE based 4G network....

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Vodafone and MTN to Interconnect their Mobile Money Platforms

  Customers of M-Pesa and MTN Mobile Money in East Africa will be able to transfer money to each other following an agreement between Vodafone and MTN to interconnect their mobile money services....

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Over Half of Tigo Tanzania's Customers Using Mobile Money Services

  Tanzania's Tigo, the local subsidiary of Millicom, says that it has added a million customers to its mobile money service over the past year....

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Tanzanian Mobile Networks Agree to Mobile Money Interoperability

  Three of Tanzania's four mobile networks, Tigo, Airtel and Zantel have announced Africa's first agreement to allow their customers in the country to send money to each other...

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Etisalat Reveals Debt Problem at Tanzanian Subsidiary

  A bond prospectus issued by the UAE's based Etisalat has revealed an unusual debt problem with its Tanzanian subsidiary....

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Vodacom Tanzania Upgrades Data Canter with New Power Supplies

  Vodacom Tanzania has ordered an energy centre from Flexenclosure to power the mobile network's main switching centre in the capital Dar es Salaam...

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