0
Wireless

Zimbabwean mobile money subscriptions climb 15% in 2019

Monday 30 March 2020 | 09:36 CET | News
The number of active mobile money subscriptions in Zimbabwe increased by 15 percent in 2019, according to the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz). Potraz's annual sector performance report put the total number of active mobile money subscriptions at 7.33 million representing a growth of 15.5 percent on prior year's 6.35 million. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: POTRAZ
Countries: Zimbabwe
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Zimbabwe suspends all mobile money transactions over suspected malpractice

Published 29 Jun 2020 09:44 CET | Zimbabwe
The Zimbabwean government has, with immediate effect, suspended all monetary transactions on mobile money platforms, reported New ...

Zimbabwe in talks with mobile firms to review data prices for e-learning

Published 19 May 2020 13:19 CET | Zimbabwe
Talks between the Zimbabwean government and mobile phone operators are underway with a view to reduce the price of data bundles ...

Mobile money dominates Zimbabwe payment system in March

Published 05 May 2020 10:35 CET | Zimbabwe
Mobile money volumes dominated Zimbabwe's National Payment Systems (NPS) in March, the latest Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) ...

Zimbabwean mobile phone subscriptions rise 2.2% in 2019

Published 02 Apr 2020 09:47 CET | Zimbabwe
Active mobile phone subscriptions increased by 2.2 percent to 13.19 million in 2019 from 12.91 million in 2018, according to the ...

Zimbabwean internet penetration falls 2.3% in 2019

Published 30 Mar 2020 09:47 CET | Zimbabwe
The internet penetration rate declined by 2.3 percent to 60.6 percent in 2019 from 62.9 percent in 2018, according to the latest ...

Zimbabwe telecom sector revenue rises 181% in 2019

Published 30 Mar 2020 09:30 CET | Zimbabwe
The telecommunication industry's annual revenue for year 2019 surged 181 percent to USD 4.5 billion from USD 1.6 billion in 2018 ...

Zimbabwean mobile money providers must pay customers daily interest linked to treasury bill yields

Published 20 Mar 2020 09:35 CET | Zimbabwe
The Zimbabwean government has directed mobile money operators EcoCash, OneMoney and Telecash to pay interest on daily balances ...

Zimbabwean payment service providers must declare locations of points of sale

Published 24 Jan 2020 09:36 CET | Zimbabwe
The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has issued a directive to mobile money and other financial services providers to declare the ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

30 Oct MediaTek Q3
30 Oct Millicom Q3 2020
30 Oct Shaw Communications fiscal Q4
30 Oct Charter Communications Q3 2020
30 Oct Rovio Q3 2020
30 Oct Tecnotree Q3 2020
30 Oct Proximus Q3 2020
30 Oct KDDI fiscal Q2
02 Nov Arista Q3 2020
02 Nov Skyworks fiscal Q4
02 Nov Idemia Q3 2020
02 Nov Cirrus Logic fiscal Q2
02 Nov Ceragon Networks Q3 2020
02 Nov SBA Communications Q3
02 Nov Adtran Q3 2020
02 Nov Neophotonics Q3 2020
02 Nov Lumentum fiscal Q1
02 Nov Web Summit
03 Nov TIM Q3 2020
03 Nov Oteclo Q3 2020
04 Nov Fitbit Q3
04 Nov Cellnex Q3
04 Nov Syn Q3 2020
04 Nov Magyar Telekom Q3 2020
04 Nov Liberty Latin America Q3 2020
04 Nov Smith Micro Q3 2020
04 Nov Qorvo fiscal Q2
04 Nov Telecom Italia Q3 2020
04 Nov Liberty Global Q3 2020
04 Nov Softbank fiscal Q2
::: More Calendar Items