Econet reviews data tariffs again

Monday 2 September 2019 | 13:11 CET | News
Econet Zimbabwe has increased its data tariffs for the second time in a month,  reports Zimtechreview. The review comes after the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) allowed for a 100 percent increase in voice tariffs three weeks ago and comes with changes in the network's data packages. Customers will get a 250 MB daily bundle for USD 3.50, against USD 6.50 for 180 MB. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Econet Zimbabwe / POTRAZ / WhatsApp
Countries: Zimbabwe
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