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Angolan pay-TV operators to increase prices by 13%

Published 19 Jul 2019 14:43 CET | Angola

Angolan pay-TV operators DSTV-Multichoice, TV Cabo and Zap will soon increase the price of their services by 13 percent, a source told Angop. This is the last increase that ...

Unitel shareholders consider listing and share sale - report

Published 05 Jul 2019 14:31 CET | Angola

Market analysts estimate that Unitel could be worth at least USD 2 billion. The company has 10.4 million subscribers, ending 2018 with revenues of USD 958 million and EBITDA ...

Angola partners with Finland to improve ICT sector

Published 05 Jul 2019 10:41 CET | Angola, Finland

The Angolan and Finnish governments have signed a broadband and ICT cooperation agreement, reports Ecofin. Angolan telecoms minister Jose Carvalho Da Rocha, and the Finnish ...

Angola Cables launches cloud service

Published 28 Jun 2019 12:45 CET | Angola

Angola Cables has launched cloud infrastructure as a service (IaaS), reports Teletime. The platform aims to provide corporate customers with performance gains, increased ...

No agreement on chairman of the board at Unitel

Published 21 Jun 2019 11:47 CET | Angola

The General Shareholders Assembly for Angolan operator Unitel, which was supposed to meet this week and elect a new chairman of the board of directors, has been postponed due ...

Unitel aims for 100% mobile coverage of Angola

Published 21 Jun 2019 11:45 CET | Angola

Angolan operator Unitel is aiming to consolidate and expand 3G and 4G networks to all locations before moving on to 5G, deputy director for corporate affairs, Eunice de ...

Vodacom sells business operations in 5 markets, partners with local buyers

Published 21 Jun 2019 09:35 CET | Angola, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Zambia

Vodacom Group has announced a strategic repositioning of its Vodacom Business Africa operations. The company is selling off the activities and instead partnering with local ...

Zap invests in content production

Published 20 Jun 2019 12:37 CET | Angola, Portugal

Angolan pay-TV operator Zap is betting on content production, having recently inaugurated a production company in Tatalona near Luanda which by the end of the year should ...

Oi receives two bids for 25% stake in Unitel - report

Published 14 Jun 2019 15:13 CET | Angola

Brazilian operator Oi received two bids for its 25 percent stake in Angolan mobile telephony operator Unitel, reports Angola 24 Horas. One of the proposals is said to be from ...

Avanti inks distributor deal with Mgi in South Sudan, Chad and Angola

Published 11 Jun 2019 14:59 CET | Angola, Chad, South Sudan

Avanti has signed an agreement with Mgi global services, an international voice and data service provider, making Mgi one of Avanti's exclusive master distributors for Hylas ...

Zap compensates customers for unauthorised rates by offering higher specification services

Published 10 Jun 2019 13:37 CET | Angola

Angolan pay-TV operator Zap is offering customers of its Mini and Max packages a higher package than the one requested, as compensation for charging them from 26 February to ...

Unitel mulls launch of mobile banking service

Published 04 Jun 2019 13:55 CET | Angola

Unitel CEO Miguel Geraldes said that the Angolan mobile operator is considering the possibility of entering the mobile banking business. Speaking to Lusa, he pointed out that ...

Zap to reduce prices by 25% from 1 June

Published 31 May 2019 17:41 CET | Angola

Angolan pay-TV operator Zap has announced it will reduce service prices by 25 percent as of 1 June. In a statement, Zap noted it updated the prices on 26 February by 40 ...

Angolan regulator forces Zap to reimburse customers before updating prices in June

Published 30 May 2019 13:02 CET | Angola

The Angolan Communications Institute (Inacom) has ruled that pay-TV operator Zap must reimburse customers before updating the price of its services from 01 June. Zap will ...

Huawei Academy certifies Angola's Telecommunications Institute

Published 23 May 2019 12:01 CET | Angola

Angola's Telecommunications Institute (ITEL) has been certified by the Huawei Academy, under an agreement signed in 2018 and which has already allowed in 235 students. In ...

Unitel to vote on new chairman in June

Published 21 May 2019 10:52 CET | Angola

Angolan operator Unitel has called a new shareholders meeting to elect the chairman of its board on 19 June. An announcement published in Jornal de Angola also calls for the ...

Iki Mobile to open mobile phone factory in Angola in October

Published 20 May 2019 09:32 CET | Angola

Portuguese mobile phone manufacturer Iki Mobile plans to inaugurate its first factory in Angola in October, reports Deutsche Welle....

OneWeb to provide internet access to rural areas in Angola

Published 15 May 2019 13:37 CET | Angola

Satellite operator OneWeb has expressed its intention to install telecommunications infrastructures to facilitate internet access in rural areas in Angola, in a meeting with ...

Multichoice increases prices of 2 DStv packages in Angola, cuts dearer one

Published 02 May 2019 14:01 CET | Angola

The monthly subscriptions for the two main Multichoice packages have increased in price by 25 percent from 01 May, Jornal de Angola cited its managing director as saying. ...

Angola telecom fees are above regional average - study

Published 29 Apr 2019 13:15 CET | Angola

Angola continues to charge fees for mobile telephony and internet services that are above the regional average, reports Jornal de Angola. Based on calculations provided by ...

Angolan President signs order to put fourth operator licence out to tender again

Published 28 Apr 2019 16:38 CET | Angola

Angolan President Joao Lourenco has signed an order to put the licence for the country's fourth unified telecom operator out to tender again, after the cancellation of the ...

Telstar claims Angolan State wanted 45% stake after it won 4th operating licence

Published 28 Apr 2019 16:18 CET | Angola

Angolan company Telstar has issued a statement concerning the withdrawal of its licence to operate the country's fourth mobile communications company, reports Mercado. It ...

Angolan government values 45% stake in Angola Telecom at USD 500 million

Published 28 Apr 2019 16:06 CET | Angola

The 45 percent of Angola Telecom that the Angolan Government wants to sell is worth around USD 500 million, according to the Minister of Telecommunications and Information ...

Angolan president cancels Telstar's licence for non-compliance with tender rules

Published 23 Apr 2019 11:30 CET | Angola

Angolan president Joao Lourenço has cancelled Telstar's newly acquired licence for non-compliance with tender procedures, Ecofin reported. Lourenco has cancelled the ...

Ikimobile plans to open mobile phone factory in Angola, to include components made of cork

Published 15 Apr 2019 12:52 CET | Angola

Portuguese mobile phone manufacturer Ikimobile expects to complete a mobile phone assembly unit in Benfica (Angola) in October, as a result of an investment close to AOA 1.6 ...

 




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