South Sudan

Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
South Sudan launches international voice gateway
MTN invests in reviving South Sudanese unit
South Sudan hikes call tariffs amid economic turmoil
RCS partners iWayAfrica and Avanti for new satellite service launch
MTN Group may offload non-core assets in Liberia, Guinea-Bissau, South Sudan
MTN plans to remain in South Sudan despite challenges
Vivacell shut down for failing to pay taxes
South Sudan suspends operations of cellco Vivacell
MTN could offload Syrian unit, other ‘conflict markets’
South Sudan raises tax on telecoms services
Uganda’s UTL must pay UGX6bn to MTN
South Sudan approves increase in telecoms service tax
South Sudan launches new operator Niletel amid economic crisis and civil war
Currency devaluations, intense competition affect Zain Group’s 1Q17 financials
SES and MADA team up to provide internet connectivity in South Sudan
South Sudanese ISP inks deal with O3b to boost bandwidth capacity
Zain scales back operations to survive South Sudan crisis
Economic crisis prompts MTN South Sudan to cut jobs, scrap scratchcards
Future looks bleak for MTN in South Sudan; expansion plans scrapped
MTN Group and Liquid Telecom buddy up to extend African footprint
End of the line for LAP Green? LPTIC consolidates sub-Saharan assets
South Sudan joins East African call rate initiative
Zain Group’s 2014 revenue, net profit falls on ‘foreign currency revaluation’
Zain may sell mobile transmitter towers in some of its markets
MTN and Airtel confirm One Network Area compliance
LAP GreenN reports across the board ‘improvement’ in Q3
O3b, RCS deliver high speed internet to South Sudan
Uniform roaming fees in Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda from 1 October
Zain partners Huawei, UNESCO to power internet for schools
Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan to adopt cross-border call rates from Jan-15
South Sudan plans fibre cable connection
MTN embarks on network expansion project
Zain Group reports 3.9% drop in 2013 revenues
Mobile network shut down as fighting intensifies
Zain Group reports flat revenues in 3Q13
Zain, SLA Mobile launch direct operator billing platform
South Sudanese firm SCOOPS up Yahsat deal
Zain Kuwait profit plunges 27% to KWD113m
RCS signs capacity deal with O3b
Sudatel plots mass exodus; African subsidiaries up for grabs
Airspan selected for WiMAX network deployment
SIM registration deadline extended to end of month
South Sudan plans fibre-optic link to cut internet costs
Yahsat prepares satellite broadband launch in South Sudan
Ministry implements SIM registration
iBurst eyes expansion of wireless internet service
Kenya invites South Sudan to connect to region’s fibre-optic cables
LAP Green flags launches in Sierra Leone, Togo, South Sudan; pursuing acquisitions in Burundi, DRC, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Equatorial Guinea
Zain yet to discuss licence fee in South Sudan
Zain eyes South Sudan mobile licence
Fujairah to invest EUR25m in South Sudan internet service
South Sudan drawing up telecoms rules ahead of independence
LAP Green moves into Sudanese market
Uganda clears South Sudan to use country’s dialling code
MTN Sudan launches mobile switching centre
Vivacell launches in south Sudan
Eskadenia scoops NOW contract
Southern Sudan to stop using Uganda telephone code in October
Zain launches network in southern Sudan
Southern Sudanese state sees service soon
Rumbek gets first mobile phone