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Mozambique reaches 14 million voice subscribers in 2018

Published 21 Jan 2020 13:52 CET | Mozambique

Mozambique ended 2018 with 14.07 million voice service subscribers, up 5 percent year-on-year, according to the annual report of the National Communications Institute of ...

TmCel seeks USD 200 mln for expansion plans in 2020

Published 09 Jan 2020 10:47 CET | Mozambique

Mocambique Telecom (Tmcel) is seeking USD 200 million to invest in several projects in 2020, Macauhub reported citing the president of state asset management institute IGEPE, ...

Paratus Africa works on second east-to-west route to Maputo

Published 12 Dec 2019 09:38 CET | Africa, Mozambique

Paratus Africa says it has added routes for redundancy and is in the process of an aggressive roll-out, to ensure maximum uptime for clients. It said in August that it had ...

Vodacom Mozambique wins contract to run USF sites

Published 11 Nov 2019 11:07 CET | Mozambique

Vodacom Mozambique is taking over 22 mobile telephony stations financed by the Universal Access Service Fund (FSAU), an entity managed by the Communications Regulatory ...

Mozambique regulator steps up SIM card registration scrutiny

Published 06 Nov 2019 14:36 CET | Mozambique

The Communications Regulatory Authority of Mozambique (Arecom) said it will intensify its surveillance to ensure compliance with legislation on registration of SIM cards. Its ...

Huawei rolls out 4G and pilot 5G in Mozambique and Cabo Verde

Published 30 Sep 2019 10:58 CET | Cape Verde, Mozambique

Huawei has launched 4G and 5G mobile network technologies in Mozambique and Cabo Verde, which are expected to help boost the economies of both countries, Macauhub reported.  ...

Fenix International partners with Vodacom to launch off-grid solar power in Mozambique

Published 16 Sep 2019 14:16 CET | Mozambique

Fenix International has partnered with Vodacom and Vodafone M-Pesa to launch off-grid solar power in Mozambique, where it expects to reach 200,000 households with clean ...

Mozambique says 85% of people have access to telecom

Published 02 Sep 2019 17:18 CET | Mozambique

The proportion of the Mozambican population reached by telecom services grew to 85 percent this year from 65 percent in 2014, according to the Pedro Ingles, the permanent ...

Mozambican regulator renews call for prepaid SIM card registration

Published 02 Sep 2019 15:07 CET | Mozambique

Mozambique has called for immediate registration of prepaid SIM cards concerns about privacy and the potential interference in election monitoring, Globalvoices reported. In ...

Mocambique Telecom to launch 4G by end November

Published 26 Aug 2019 15:41 CET | Mozambique

Mocambique Telecom (Tmcel) will launch 4G services by the end of November and upgrade the national network with financial support from China, reports Lusa. After the ...

Mozambique regulator expresses concern about irregular SIM cards

Published 19 Aug 2019 11:41 CET | Mozambique

The Communications Regulatory Authority of Mozambique (Arecom) has expressed concern over the existence of irregular SIM cards. According to the head of the Inspection ...

Mozambique adopts security standards for telecom networks

Published 14 Aug 2019 13:04 CET | Mozambique

Mozambique has approved the minimum standards and requirements for the security of telecommunications networks and services to ensure availability, integrity, confidentiality ...

Mozambique approves TVWS spectrum rules

Published 08 Aug 2019 16:36 CET | Mozambique

The Mozambique Communications Regulatory Authority (Arecom) has approved the TV-White Space (TVWS) technical standard for telecommunications services in the 470-694 MHz ...

Mozambique telecom regulator gets new general director

Published 05 Aug 2019 14:06 CET | Mozambique

Muchanga was recently appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors. Before joining Incm/Arecom, Apala worked as project manager of telecommunications networks in the company ...

Speedcast wins contract from Sasol in Mozambique

Published 01 Aug 2019 12:28 CET | Mozambique

Speedcast International said it has been awarded a new multi-year contract to provide communications and onsite IT support services at four operations camps for Sasol's oil ...

Movitel receives unified telecom services licence

Published 26 Jul 2019 11:11 CET | Mozambique

Mozambique's Communications Regulatory Authority (Arecom) has issued the unified telecommunications licence to mobile operator Movitel. The operator is thus qualified to ...

Movitel launches 4.5G LTE service in Mozambique

Published 15 Jul 2019 11:23 CET | Mozambique

Movitel has launched a 4.5G LTE service, claiming to offer the fastest mobile data connection in Mozambique. Daily A Verdade reports that the new service is for now available ...

Mozambique regulates protection of telecom consumers

Published 05 Jul 2019 14:41 CET | Mozambique

Mozambique has introduced mechanisms for protecting the various parties in the telecommunications market, in particular consumers. The Regulation on Protection of Consumers ...

Mozambique regulator to block use of SIM boxes

Published 05 Jul 2019 14:34 CET | Mozambique

The Communications Regulatory Authority of Mozambique (Arecom), in coordination with operators and other institutions, has taken action to stop the use of SIM boxes and to ...

Mozambique orders end to use of unregistered Sim cards

Published 04 Jul 2019 08:46 CET | Mozambique

The Mozambican Communications Regulatory Authority (Arecom) has given the country's three mobile phone companies a deadline of ten days to regularise the situation of ...

Mozambique introduces telecom consumer protection, SMP rules

Published 02 Jul 2019 13:24 CET | Mozambique

Mozambique has introduced mechanisms for protecting the various participants in the telecommunications market, in particular consumers. The Regulation on Consumer Protection ...

Mozambique regulator gets new chairman

Published 21 Jun 2019 12:06 CET | Mozambique

Americo Muchanga is the new chairman of the board of Directors at the Mozambique Communications Regulatory Authority (Arecom). Muchanga, the authority's general director, ...

Globalstar receives MSS and terrestrial authorisations across Africa

Published 19 Jun 2019 15:52 CET | Botswana, Gabon, Mozambique, Rwanda, South Africa

Globalstar said it has received MSS and terrestrial authorizations in South Africa, Mozambique, Gabon, and Rwanda. These countries join Botswana in representing over 1.1 ...

PCCW Global and TSF connect Mozambique disaster mission after cyclones

Published 23 May 2019 11:36 CET | Mozambique

PCCW Global and Telecoms Sans Frontieres (TSF) have received official recognition from the Mozambique National Institute for Disaster Management (INGC) for their combined and ...

Tmcel receives unified telecom services licence in Mozambique

Published 15 May 2019 11:46 CET | Mozambique

Mocambique Telecom (Tmcel) received the Unified Telecommunications License, through which it is qualified to provide telecommunications services regardless of the technology, ...