Econet Being Dishonest: Supa

Econet Being Dishonest: Supa

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) minister Supa Mandiwanzira yesterday denied reports of that Econet wireless paid its licence in full, when he appeared before the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on ICT chaired by Kuwadzana legislator Nelson Chamisa. In the beginning of the liberization of the telecommunications era, the government issued mobile licences to two privately owned […]

One Hundred Trillion Zimbabwean Dollar Notes On eBay For US$3000

One Hundred Trillion Zimbabwean Dollar Notes On eBay For US$3000

One Hundred Trillion Zimbabwean Dollar Notes making sellers lots of money on eBay – turnovers of over US$120,000.00 in some cases. Since the hyperinflation in the late 2009 the RBZ issued $100,000,000,000,000 notes, and they barely paid for a loaf of bread. And from 2009 the value of these notes has not gone down. In […]

Zimbabwe Highest-Paying Tech Jobs

Zimbabwe Highest-Paying Tech Jobs

Career prospect starts with finding out what you are happy doing, what you enjoy doing best or what you do best. Beyond that, there is the question of how much you earn for doing what you do. One of the most important question every person askes is ,Do I get paid for doing what I […]

Point Of Sale Machines For ZRP

Point Of Sale Machines For ZRP

Traffic offenders will have no way out of paying the fine when caught on the roads in the next few months. The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) will be arming its traffic personnel with ‘point of sale’ terminals, commonly known as swipe machines, to ensure errant motorists pay the penalties. The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) says […]

CBZ Suspends VISA Card Local Use – International Use Still Active

CBZ Suspends VISA Card Local Use – International Use Still Active

It’s CBZ Bank’s turn. CBZ Bank, which is the country’s largest bank, will with effect from day stop all its VISA card issued customers from using their VISA card to make local payment. However the Visa cards will continue to work internationally. The Zimbabwean bankers, are already battling cash shortages, are worried that international banks […]

EcoCash Customers To Transact In South Africa Rand Currency

EcoCash Customers To Transact In South Africa Rand Currency

Econet Wireless has for the first time in Zimbabwe introduced the South African Rand (ZAR) as a currency of transaction via EcoCash. With the facility, EcoCash customers are now able to either Cash-In, Cash-Out or make payments to merchants and billers in Rand, said Douglas Mboweni, Econet Zimbabwe CEO. The currency will be a separate […]

Banking Charges Reduced by RBZ

Banking Charges Reduced by RBZ

The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has today introduced a new bank transaction fees which are structured according to the amount a person withdraws .This move by the RBZ will result in withdrawal costs declining significantly and certain charges being scrapped. The new charges will be put at 1 percent of an amount withdrawn at […]

WhatsApp Is About To Stop Working On Older Phones!

WhatsApp Is About To Stop Working On Older Phones!

Is Your Phone On The List???   WhatsApp is now the gold standard when buying a phone for most Zimbabweans. With over one billion monthly users, WhatsApp has been phasing out older phones in a technology upgrade due to unavailability of new features on old phones. By end of 2017, numerous older phones support will […]

Mobile Users In Africa To Pass 1 Billion By End Of 2016

Mobile Users In Africa To Pass 1 Billion By End Of 2016

Africa is expected to cross 1 billion mobile subscriptions in the fourth quarter of 2016, reaching 1.02 billion by year-end, according to global advisory firm Ovum. Ovum also forecasts that the total number of mobile subscriptions on the continent will rise to 1.33 billion at the end of 2021. The report says the growth in […]

Harare City Parking Partners With EcoCash

Harare City Parking Partners With EcoCash

Harare City Parking Partners With EcoCash For Motorists’ Convenience In another first, Econet Wireless has through its innovative mobile payment solution EcoCash partnered with Harare City Council’s parking unit, City Parking (Pvt) Ltd to enable Ecocash customers pay for parking services via EcoCash. The development means all City Parking marshals within the Harare Central Business […]

Telecash To Give International Remittance Recipients 10% Incentive

Telecash To Give International Remittance Recipients 10% Incentive

Telecel Zimbabwe has announced that it will be giving international remittance recipients a 10% incentive provided they are registered on Telecash. The scheme which is currently the largest incentive on the market is intended for registered Telecash users who are receiving money from the diaspora. Registered Telecash customers will receive an extra 10% with the […]