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Zimbabwe's mobile phone subscriptions rise 4% in Q1

Wednesday 10 June 2020 | 10:36 CET | News
The number of active mobile subscriptions in Zimbabwe increased by 4 percent to 13.72 million in the first quarter ended 31 March from 13.19 million in the fourth quarter of 2019, industry regulator Potraz says in its latest report. Econet again led the industry with 9.6 million active users, a 5 percent increase from 9.1 million in Q4. NetOne came second with growth of 4.9 percent to 3.3 million active subscribers, helped by One Money's free transactions. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Econet / NetOne / POTRAZ / Telecel
Countries: Zimbabwe
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