Botswana

MTN Group ditches Mascom stake sale plan
Fight for control of Mascom rumbles on, heads for mediation
BTC improves satellite connectivity
Botswana’s BTC sees sales decline 8% in FY 2018/19
BTC revamps mobile money service with Comviva
Mascom ownership battle brewing
Econet expects Mascom listing by October
Botswana to introduce MNP
Econet to push for Mascom listing if MTN sale goes through
MTN confirms Mascom sale
MTN could sell stake in Botswana’s Mascom
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
Botswana’s BTC reports drop in sales
BTC shares should be opened up, MD says
BTC works with KT Corp on LTE expansion
KT to carry out fibre project for Botswana’s BoFiNet
MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments
Court upholds regulator’s decision on termination rates
BTC completes first stage of broadband upgrade
Mascom launches FTTH in Botswana
KT assists Botswana’s BTC with network modernisation project
Liquid Telecom Botswana under government spotlight
BTCL plans BWP60m broadband investment
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
Botswana’s BTC launches 4G
BoFiNet signs new Wi-Fi partner
Liquid secures USD300m funding for expansion
Liquid Telecom signs fibre deal in Botswana
Botswana's BTC preparing for 4G launch
BTCL and beMobile to unite under the BTC banner
Botswana has no plans to restrict VoIP
BTCL looks to mobile services to drive revenue growth
Botswana's BTCL upgrades BSS with Amdocs
Botswana raises USD41m from BTCL sale
Strong interest in Botswana telecoms IPO
BTCL shares to be listed in April
BoFiNet completes network expansion
BTCL IPO to be announced by end-2015
BTCL sale to run into 2016
Four southern African states agree to cut international roaming costs
Botswana's beMobile invests USD9m in network upgrades
South Africa to launch digital migration process in 2Q15; signs bilateral agreement with Botswana
Botswana government explains delay in BTCL sale
Vodafone, BTC ink Partner Market agreement
BoFiNet to deploy fibre and Wi-Fi infrastructure
Orange 4G set for expansion to Francistown, Maun, Palapye
Mascom unveils Botswana’s latest 4G LTE service
Orange switches on 4G in Gaborone
Botswana utility firm considers opening up fibre network
Sale away: BTC IPO postponed once again
BTC sale now scheduled for 31 December
BTC privatisation suffers another setback
BoFiNet announces fibre plans
BoFiNeT awards five new infrastructure contracts
Orange Botswana inks managed services deal with Ericsson
Globalstar to deploy satellite gateway in Botswana with BBi
BTC IPO set for 7 November
Mascom encourages further public-private projects in Botswana
Ericsson awarded BTC Mobile network expansion deal
Government closes BTC share sale loophole
Botswana moves to improve rural broadband services
Ten million Orange Money customers in 13 countries
BTCL turnover up 16% on rising mobile, data revenue
Orange refreshes pre-paid offering with Ola! tariffs
BoFINET plans cut in wholesale tariffs
BoFINET signs up first wholesale customers
Vodacom in partnership talks with beMobile, report says
Botswana launches BoFINET ahead of BTC privatisation
Mobile subs exceeded three million in 2012
BOCRA considers introduction of national roaming
Report recommends licensing of BPC
Telecoms, broadcasting regulators set to merge
BTC sales grow 10%
BTC privatisation may take up to two years
Botswana launches WACS link
BTA urges operators to share infrastructure
Mascom pilots LTE technology
Gateway steps up terrestrial network initiative
WACS on, hats off to African submarine bandwidth
BTC privatisation pushed back to 2012
New products boost BTC sales
Orange expands 3G network
Mascom unaware of alleged MTN takeover plans
Botswana hires advisors ahead of BTC privatisation
SEACOM expands network to five extra countries
Price of telecoms services set to fall
BTC posts highest profit in ten years on rising revenues
Botswana confirms BTC sale plans
BTC to launch IPO next year
beMobile recovers after SIM registration causes dip in mobile subs
Zamtel, BTC ink fibre-optic cable deal
Govt takes steps towards privatising BTC
France Telecom ups stake in Botswana unit, reports says
BTC embarks on second phase of rural telephony programme
BTA extends SIM registration deadline
BTA: two million pre-paid mobile users register their details
BTC selects Ceragon solution to meet expansion plans
BTC commits to backbone investment
BTC net profit jumps 104%
BTA: Registration of pre-paid mobile users slow
BTC privatisation to exclude backhaul
Orange Botswana selects Volubill for mobile data billing contract
BTC Mobile to turn a profit ‘by end of the year’
Orange selects Alvarion for WiMAX deployment
Netspread inks WiMAX deal with Airspan
3G from Mascom
BTA to make SIM-registration mandatory
Orange launches WiMAX service in Botswana
BTC awards ‘multi-million dollar’ deal to Tech Mahindra
BTC Mobile launched
BTC mobile launch ‘this month’
Privatisation bill afoot
Botswana contracts IFC as BTC privatisation advisor
Namibia-Angola-Botswana connectivity deal approaches
Scratch that: BTA’s tax ruled unlawful
Mascom rolls out mobile internet roaming
Ceragon to upgrade BTC’s wireless broadband network
Orange awarded service neutral licence
BTC gets first service-neutral licence
Dimension Data wins Botswana contract
BTC initiates Tswapong project
Orange closes gap on Mascom
Advisors sought for telco privatisation
Copper load of this
Botswana regulator to review numbering
BTC to rebalance tariffs
Fixed line subscriptions fall, mobile market expands
Government issues liberalisation plans
Botswana to complete BTC sell-off by May 2007
Botswana to sell up to 49% of telecoms firm
Government takes steps to liberalise markets
BTC to be privatised within two years
Botswana invites Namibia to join southern African undersea cable alliance
Mascom awards Ericsson 1800MHz network contract
Cellcos urged to expand to rural areas
Telkom SA plans to expand into Botswana
MTN’s Mascom purchase runs into delays
MTN invests USD128 million in Mascom stake
Econet hurries Botswana Altech buyout
Mascom Wireless picks Subex Systems
BTC’s quality remains unsatisfactory, says report
Ministry’s report criticises Botswana’s telecoms development
BTC gets ready for privatisation next year
Econet sets up new headquarters in Botswana to launch global assault
Econet gets ‘thumbs up’ to offload Mascom Wireless stake
BTC to launch new broadband services
PT offloads Mascom Wireless stake for EUR45 million
Altech looks to acquire Mascom Wireless
The way the land lies
BTC returns to profit
Orange rebrands mobile unit in Botswana