Zimbabwean internet access providers collect ZWD 251 mln in revenue in Q3

Thursday 9 January 2020 | 10:42 CET | News
Zimbabwean Internet Access Providers (IAPs) have recorded a revenue increase of 82.4 percent from ZWD 137.7 million to ZWD 251.2 million in the third quarter, according to regulator Potraz. The regulator said this rise is against the background of a 75 percent increase in operating costs from ZWD 111 million to ZWD 194.3 million, mainly attributed to bandwidth costs, which are paid for in foreign currency. 

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Liquid Telecom / POTRAZ
Countries: Zimbabwe
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