Zimbabwean government rejects proposal to ban OTT services

Wednesday 16 March 2016 | 10:23 CET | News
The Zimbabwean government has rejected a proposal by the country's mobile telecommunication companies to regulate the use of over-the-top services (OTTs) such as WhatsApp, The Herald reported. ICT Minister Supa Mandiwanzira said the operators had approached the government seeking to have the OTTs banned or stifled, as they were concerned about loss of revenue to services such as Skype, Whats App Calling and Viber.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Skype / Viber / WhatsApp
Countries: Zimbabwe
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