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Namibia launches national broadband policy

Published 20 Feb 2020 12:10 CET | Namibia

Namibia's ICT ministry has launched its National Broadband Policy together with an Implementation Action Plan, The Southern Times reported. The policy is in line with the ...

MTC launches Taamba data gifting, transfer and credit

Published 19 Feb 2020 13:05 CET | Namibia

Namibian operator MTC has launched a data borrowing and transfer platform for individuals under the 'Taamba' product line, The Namibian reported. Chief commercial officer ...

Telecom Namibia unit PowerCom starts constructing towers at the coast

Published 12 Feb 2020 14:46 CET | Namibia

Telecom Namibia's ICT infrastructure development subsidiary PowerCom has commenced network tower construction in Walvis Bay Extension 17. This will be the first of nineteen ...

MTC Namibia to introduce new products and services in March

Published 12 Feb 2020 11:10 CET | Namibia

MTC Namibia has announced plans to introduce new products and services as part of its customer-centric approach, the Namibian reported. New features include airtime advance, ...

Powercom to construct 19 network towers in 2020

Published 16 Dec 2019 10:25 CET | Namibia

Telecom Namibia's infrastructure development subsidiary, PowerCom, will erect nineteen network towers countrywide in 2020 to improve internet connectivity, Namibian reported. ...

MTN Business Namibia says mobile network roll-out plans are on course

Published 11 Dec 2019 10:58 CET | Namibia

MTN Business Namibia said that it is still moving ahead with its mobile network roll-out plans, after receiving all the relevant regulatory approval, The Observer reported. ...

MTC Namibia gets new board

Published 04 Dec 2019 10:46 CET | Namibia

The Namibian ICT minister Stanley Simataa has announced the new MTC Namibia board members, calling on them to serve based on merit. The chair is Theo Mberira, deputised by ...

China and Namibia Broadcasting Corporation sign radio and TV content agreement

Published 29 Nov 2019 10:20 CET | China, Namibia

A Chinese delegation has visited Namibia Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) to explore information and content exchange and dissemination opportunities, Xinhua reports. It was ...

MTC erects first Tubestar macro base station in Osona Village Estates

Published 28 Nov 2019 11:30 CET | Namibia

Namibian operator MTC has pioneered a new type of base transmitter station, namely the Tubestar macro base station, at Osona Village Estates, some 50 kilometres north of ...

MTC opens ICT innovation centre in Windhoek

Published 25 Nov 2019 09:51 CET | Namibia

Namibia operator MTC said it opened an ICT Innovation Centre in Windhoek to test, build and showcase new business and consumer ICT applications. Based at Maerua Mall in ...

MTN Business Namibia launches 4G at the coast, offers free connections in promotion

Published 13 Nov 2019 10:25 CET | Namibia

MTN Business Namibia has launched its 4G service at the coast for faster internet connectivity for home and office use in Swakopmund and Walvis Bay. This follows the ...

MTC expands coverage in Kunene region

Published 28 Oct 2019 15:47 CET | Namibia

Namibia operator MTC said it has connected residents of Sorris Sorris in the Kunene region as part of the 081Everyone project to provide 100 percent connectivity countrywide, ...

Telecom Namibia, Napwu reach deal on wage increase

Published 28 Oct 2019 14:20 CET | Namibia

Telecom Namibia and the Namibia Public Workers Union (Napwu) have signed a one-year wage agreement where employees shall receive a 4 percent increment across the board, ...

Namibian Broadcasting Corporation restores full radio services

Published 24 Oct 2019 11:13 CET | Namibia

The Namibian Broadcasting Corporation has now restored radio services fully just a month after it had revealed austerity measures and cut down on both TV and radio services, ...

Paratus Telecom connects rural school in Namibia

Published 18 Oct 2019 08:40 CET | Namibia

Paratus Namibia has provided the Kwakwas Primary school with internet access through its range of VSAT products as part of its commitment to empower future generations. The ...

Namibian government targets 95 percent broadband coverage by 2024

Published 16 Oct 2019 15:53 CET | Namibia

Namibia says it aims to achieve 95 percent broadband coverage by 2024, Newera reported. Deputy Minister of ICT Engel Nawatiseb has tabled the Broadband Policy and its ...

Namibia reviews communication and ICT law

Published 14 Oct 2019 11:09 CET | Namibia

Namibia has started a review of the law on ICT policies as it seeks to address shortcomings and align the legislation with the emerging trends in the sector, Xinhua reports. ...

Nimbus Infrastructure gets approval for Paratus Telecommunications takeover and name change

Published 03 Oct 2019 10:34 CET | Namibia

Nimbus Infrastructure shareholders have approved the renaming of the entity as Paratus Namibia Holdings, the Namibian reported. Nimbus shareholders at the general meeting ...

One Africa TV signs live streaming and VoD deal with TV2Africa

Published 25 Sep 2019 14:10 CET | Africa, Namibia

One Africa TV (OATV) has signed a live streaming and video-on-demand agreement with TV2Africa.com, NexTVame reported. The CEO of OATV Stefan Hugo said viewers can watch OATV ...

Namibian Broadcasting Corporation plans staff cuts, reduces TV airtime

Published 16 Sep 2019 13:19 CET | Namibia

Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) plans to retrench 156 staff and the institution has said that it would probably return to an "end of transmission" era in a last-ditch ...

Huawei sponsors ICT Summit Namibia from 07 to 09 October

Published 13 Sep 2019 10:29 CET | Namibia

Huawei has announced a sponsorship of USD 7,500 towards the cost of hosting the 2019 Namibian ICT Summit from 07 to 09 October, making it a platinum sponsor. Namibian ICT ...

Nimbus seeks approval to take over all of Paratus Namibia

Published 03 Sep 2019 16:33 CET | Namibia

Namibia's Nimbus is seeking approval from shareholders for the implementation of a proposed share swap to give it control of operator Paratus Nambia. The company would ...

Capricorn acquires 30% stake in Paratus Africa group

Published 02 Sep 2019 11:48 CET | Namibia

The Capricorn Investment Group, owner of Bank Windhoek, has bought a 30 percent stake in pan African telecom operator Paratus Africa Group for NAD 252 million, the Namibian ...

Paratus Namibia brings LTE network to Walvis and Swakopmund

Published 07 Aug 2019 11:20 CET | Namibia

Paratus Namibia has announced the completion of the initial phase of its LTE rollout plan with the launch of LTE in Walvisbay and Swakopmund. Paratus has invested in its own ...

WhatsApp dominates messaging traffic in Namibia

Published 06 Aug 2019 11:23 CET | Namibia

Whatsapp accounted for 98 percent of all instant messages sent on MTC's network last year, reports The Namibian. Other applications such as Twitter, Google's Hangouts, ...

 




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