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Zimbabwe internet subscriptions fall by 2.5% in Q1 but traffic rises

Wednesday 10 June 2020 | 10:53 CET | News
The number of active internet and data subscriptions in Zimbabwe decreased by 2.5 percent to 8.6 million in the first quarter to 31 March from 8.8 million in Q1 2019, according to industry regulator POTRAZ. Internet penetration rate declined to 59.1 percent from 60.6 percent in the previous quarter.  

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Categories: Internet
Companies: POTRAZ
Countries: Zimbabwe
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