Airtel Malawi rewards its loyal customers.

One of the country's mobile phone providers Airtel Malawi has reaffirmed its commitment to rewarding its loyal customers. Airtel Malawi's High End Team Leader...

Mobile firms bleed billions to fraud and bill errors

Mobile phone firms are losing $58bn (£36bn) a year worldwide to billing errors and fraud, a report says. Juniper Research found operators were "leaking"...

Huawei donates K7m ICT equipment to govt

Chinese Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) equipment manufacturer, Huawei Technologies, on Friday donated assorted gadgets to the Office of President and Cabinet's e-Government...

Macra briefs ICT sector on new ITU resolutions

The Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (Macra) on Wednesday took time to brief the local telecommunications and ICT sectors on the new resolution made...

Tech companies woo Africa

From solar-powered lights to televisions that can withstand power blackouts, electronics mega-firms are wooing African consumers with products that target local, often challenging,...

TNM projects network strain

Telecoms services provider TNM Limited says the prevailing macro-economic environment will continue to give the company operational obstacles to sustain its business performance. This...

Malawi: Taxing International Inbound Calls

Many African regulators’ have introduced a tax on international inbound calls. It started with Côte d’Ivoire and then spread like a plague to...

Telecos reach no consensus on spectrum, licensing issues

Telecom companies may have presented a unified front to the Government to seek a bailout package, but there are still major issues related...

The Case for WiFi in Developing Markets

Courtesy of http://malawiwifiproject.blogspot.com   With advancements in WiFi technology and economies of scale in the BILLIONS, a pair of new carrier grade, high power 802.11n outdoor WiFi...

Seacom gets route through Mozambique

Provides South Africa with additional border presence, Zimbabwe with redundancy Seacom announced today (22 June 2011) that it has signed a Master Services Agreement...

Telecoms operators to get combined fixed, mobile licences

The Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) has said it has finished formulating a new licensing regime which would allow the country’s...

Malawi – Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Forecasts (BuddeComm)

Malawi mobile penetration is less than half the African average, and displays excellent growth potential Market: Telecommunications Published Date: 04 May 2011 Report Type: Market Report Country:...

The long road to more mobile competition in Malawi

Malawi’s mobile penetration is less than half the African average, which means there is excellent growth potential once the market moves...