Articles tagged 'telecash'

Mobile money subscribers rise 9 October 2018 HARARE – Zimbabwe's number of active mobile money subscribers increased by 12,6 percent to 5,6 million during the 2018 second quarter from 5,01 million due to cash shortages in the country, latest industry data show. The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) s...
Mobile, Internet payments breach $1 billion mark 27 May 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe's mobile and Internet transactions breached the $1 billion in March, as locals migrate to cash-lite payments on the back of acute cash shortages. Data from the central bank indicates that mobile and Internet transactions in Zimbabwe — which has been battling a cash crisis for...
Tap into mobile money: Mandiwanzira 20 May 2017 HARARE - Zimbabweans need to abandon their cash mentality and migrate to cash-lite transactions, the same way the country dumped the cheque system, a Cabinet minister said. Information Communication Technology (ICT) minister Supa Mandiwanzira said Zimbabweans — who have been battling an acute ...
Econet dominates mobile money transfers 30 December 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe's largest telecommunications firm by assets and subscriber base, Econet, continues to dominate the country's mobile money market. Latest data from the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) shows that Econet's subsidiary, EcoCash, controlled 9...
Telecel launches mobile money transfer service 30 January 2014 HARARE - Telecel Zimbabwe Private Limited (Telecel) has launched a mobile money transfer platform, Telecash. The service, which has been integrated with ZimSwitch to enable connection with banks, allows subscribers to transact across all networks. “Telecash in particular offers banking serv...