Rwanda

MTN Rwanda moving closer to share sale, wants stake in 4G provider KTRN
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
10% of Rwanda’s mobile lines face disconnection
Rwanda to launch communications satellite this year
Rwanda limits SIM card ownership
Rwanda to get unlimited 4G plans
MTN Rwanda considering IPO
MTN Rwanda seeks USD56m loan
Rwandan operator KTRN to slash 4G prices
Cross-network mobile money transfers coming to Rwanda
Rwanda sets up new USD30m ICT fund
Rwanda’s BSC upgrades VSAT services
MTN to expand Rwanda 3G network
Airtel gets nod to acquire Tigo Rwanda
Rwandan 4G network hits 95% coverage
Airtel to acquire Tigo Rwanda
Airtel denies reports it is planning to exit Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania
Millicom to offload remaining African units; Econet linked with deal
MTN Rwanda to pay USD8.5m fine
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
IoT Time: M2M/Internet of Things weekly digest
Airtel teams with Vanu to boost rural coverage in Rwanda
Tigo, KT Rwanda Networks ink IP Transit partnership
Gabon, Rwanda sign One Area Network agreement
4G wholesaler ORN changes name ahead of planned African expansion
Yahsat, Tele10 to collaborate on satellite broadband plan; Facebook plots sub-Saharan push
MTN Rwanda launches LTE for smartphones; RURA invites bids for MNP management solution
Liquid Telecom launches Rwanda’s first FTTH network
Bharat Telecom to launch triple-play services in Rwanda
Airtel, Liquid Telecom sign pan-African partnership agreement
Liquid Telecom debuts new retail ISP branding
Bharti Airtel earns USD1.3bn from African tower sales; more transactions pending
Crystal Ventures launches IPO of MTN Rwanda stake
Vodafone, MTN interconnect mobile money services in East Africa
Crystal Ventures offloading 20% MTN Rwanda stake
Rwanda’s government partners Ericsson to launch ‘SMART Rwanda’ initiative
IHS, Airtel Finalise Tower Takeover Deal
ISPA, ORN slash LTE tariffs by 70%
MTN and Airtel confirm One Network Area compliance
IHS Holding to tap capital market for USD800m to expand African operations
Uganda implements One Network Area scheme
RURA is analysing a MNP feasibility report
Airtel to sell towers in Zambia and Rwanda to IHS Holding
Airtel Rwanda’s LTE service now live
Liquid Telecom outlines FTTH progress; service now live in Zambia, Zimbabwe
MTN Rwanda offers LTE over ORN network
ORN Rwanda to launch LTE network on 11 November
Liquid Telecom Rwanda planning Kigali FTTH rollout
MTN Rwanda, Uganda to introduce cross-border mobile money service
MTN Rwanda reduces roaming, call charges to Kenya
Safaricom suspends introduction of reduced roaming rates to Rwanda
Liquid Telecom to invest USD34m in Rwanda
UCC says telcos should prepare for new roaming scheme
Uniform roaming fees in Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda from 1 October
ORN selects Nokia Networks as sole supplier of LTE network
KT Corp-backed ORN to unveil open-access LTE network on 1 September
Rwanda concludes analogue TV switch-off
Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan to adopt cross-border call rates from Jan-15
AccessKenya to expand into Uganda and Rwanda
Rwanda to commercially launch 4G LTE in August 2014
Rwanda to increase telecoms tax from 1 July
IHS competes the acquisition of MTN’s towers in Rwanda, Zambia
Airtel signs satellite pact with Thuraya
Tigo launches cross-border money transfer service in Africa
MTN Rwanda to invest USD20m in 2014
Rwanda signs agreement with KT to improve online services
Rwanda sets 31 July deadline for analogue switch-off
MTN Group agrees to sell Rwandan, Zambian towers to IHS Holding
Telcos want roaming fees scrapped; delays possible in analogue switch off
MTN Rwanda commercially launches Ericsson's Converged Wallet
Crystal Ventures plans to sell its 20% stake in MTN Rwanda
MTN Group reconsidering strategy on tower asset sales
YooMee targets new African markets with TDD LTE rollout
MTN to offload its BTS in Rwanda and Zambia
Bharti bolsters African links with Africa Connect network
Liquid Telecom inks partnership deal with TTCL
Rwanda switches off un-registered SIMs
87% of SIMs registered in Rwanda as deadline looms
Bharti grants greater freedom to African chiefs
Rwanda signs 4G LTE deal with KT Corp
Millicom to invest USD80m in Tigo
Liquid Telecom seals deal for remainder of Rwandatel
Rwandan mobile subscribers pass the six million mark
Remaining assets of stricken Rwandatel now up for grabs
Half of Tigo Rwanda users register SIM cards
Go with the flow: Liquid improves, integrates KDN, InfoCom, Stream networks
KT Corp to build LTE network in Rwanda
National fibre backbone progress ongoing
Airtel to deploy Wi-Fi throughout Africa
Rwanda introduces mandatory SIM registration
Rwandan mobile subscriber base reaches 5.7 million
Alca-Lu to boost Bharti’s African networks
Bharti, Ericsson overhaul networks in 16 African countries
Airtel introduces Rwanda’s first unlimited call packages
Rwandan mobile operators respond to regulator criticism over QoS
RURA gets tough on mobile service quality
Rwanda's wireless subscriber base hits 4.75 million
Airtel Rwanda announces HSPA+ switch-on
Airtel to invest USD100m and launch 3G in Rwanda
MTN Rwanda cuts mobile data pricing as competition increases
Airtel buys Rwandatel towers
Rwanda doubles international capacity under contract with TTCL
Airtel launches Rwanda’s third mobile network
Rwandan government outlines latest phase of long-term ICT strategy
Rwandan government moves to protect internet connectivity
East Africa loses broadband as four submarine cables are severed in quick succession
MTN Rwanda says upgrades to blame for service problems
MTN Rwanda plans CAPEX cut in 2012
LAP Green decides against Rwandatel assets bid
Rwandatel assets attract potential bidders
MTN boosts stake in Rwandan unit to 80%
Bharti bags Rwanda’s third mobile licence
Augere to launch Rwandan WiMAX network in November, acquires spectrum in Tanzania
Govt looks to sell Rwandatel by year-end
Govt prepares sale of MTN stake via IPO
SIM registration policy under development
Rwanda seeks to liquidate ‘technically insolvent’ Rwandatel
RURA cancels Rwandatel mobile licence
RURA freezes plan to award fourth mobile licence
RURA postpones MNP until 2012
Rwandatel warned over failure to meet licence obligations
RURA takes steps to lower interconnection rates
Govt to float MTN Rwanda stake this year
LAP Green denies Vodacom takeover talks; Rwandatel definitely not for sale
Rollout of national fibre-optic backbone complete
MTN Rwanda taking it EASSy in the New Year
Tigo, Ministry’s primary objective
Tigo expands network coverage to new districts
Draft ICT bill receives cabinet approval
Rollout of fibre-optic backbone 80% complete
Rwandatel customer base boosted to 600,000
RURA to lower interconnection fees; mobile licence tender ‘on hold’
Rollout of fibre-optic backbone 50% complete
RURA confirms plan to license fourth mobile operator
MTN to slash investment by 55% in 2010
MTN mobile money service goes live
New Artel forced to change plans over SEACOM delivery
Mobile subscribers top 2.4m
Rwandatel cable to reach Kigali by April
Aradial deploys Wi-Fi solution for MTN Rwanda
Mobile internet subscribers top 112,000
Kigali WiBro network launched
Motorola seals deal to upgrade MTN’s mobile network
MTN secures RWF10bn loan for network upgrade
New Artel set to land SEACOM this week
MIC launches Rwanda’s third cellco
MTN ceases spending spree
MTN targets two million mobile subs by year-end
MTN selects vendors for Wi-Fi network deployment
MTN in talks with TEAMS, poised to launch mobile money service
Rwandatel launches SEACOM connection
MTN invests USD2 million in ‘Zone’; Govt negotiates lower bandwidth costs
MTN: Rwandatel owes USD3.6m in interconnection fees
Tigo Rwanda to launch by year-end
SEACOM to use Rwanda to connect to Burundi and DRC
MTN threatens to block calls made by Rwandatel users
SEACOM signs partnership deal with UTL, Rwandatel
Rwandatel, Belgacom sign roaming agreement
MTN set to launch commercial 3G services
Kigali to go wireless by September
Rwandatel misses target but management remain hopeful
Tax hike will have ‘serious impact’ on MTN Rwanda
Rwanda launches telecentres in rural areas
Rwanda TEAMS up with Kenya
Rwanda to float shares in MTN
Rwandatel rolls out post-paid services
State receives USD24 million World Bank broadband grant
Rwandatel partners Cisco, Seven Seas Technologies to improve services
Rwandatel switches to GSM phones
MTN turns down Rwanda’s request to share GSM masts
Rwandatel subscribers hit 280,000
Rwandatel to launch post-paid platform in April
Comium Data awarded WiMAX licence
MTN Rwanda launches BlackBerry service
Rwandatel to import additional GSM enabled phones
Senate passes USD60 million communication project
Rwandatel plans launch of mobile banking
Rwandatel claims 120,000 subscribers in three weeks
Rwandatel reaches 55,000 in less than two weeks
Rwandatel targets 900,000 subscribers by end-09
Rwandatel set to launch GSM/W-CDMA services
MIC secures third mobile licence
New Artel outlines bandwidth plans
World Bank grants ICT funds to Rwanda
KT Corp lands Rwandan cable contract
Four final bidders for third wireless concession
RURA fines MTN for poor service
Zain in talks for third mobile licence
Video call made over Rwandatel's 3G network
MTN Rwanda calls for fibre-optic network access
Seven companies show interest in third mobile licence
Nationwide backbone to be completed by November 2009
Four companies express interest in mobile licence
Third concession to be issued in near future
Rwandatel eyes GSM network launch
Rwanda plans nationwide broadband network
Government mulls selling MTN Rwanda stake
MTN increases shareholding in MTN Rwanda
Vodacom to manage LAP Green's African investments?
Rwandatel awards Huawei USD35 million contract
Credit scheme targets rural areas
MTN Group increases Rwanda stake by 15%
LapGreen concludes Rwandatel purchase
LapGreen to buy Rwandatel stake for USD100 million
Rwanda clears two firms for licence bids
Six bid for Rwandatel
Chinese company to launch pay-TV and broadband services
Rwandan government to buy back telco
Rwanda grants broadband licence
ZTE wins Rwanda contract
Rwanda Terracom deploys EV-DO
Rwandans get GPRS
MTN Rwandacell to offer mobile internet
Rwanda ushers in reign of TERRA
Government to replace RITA
MTN toasts Rwandan success
Rwandatel privatisation completed
Rwandan wireless payphone initiative declared a success
MTNL to bid for Rwanda Telecom
MTN ups Rwandan presence