Safaricom Plc (SCOM.NR)
20 Sep 2018
NAIROBI, July 22 Safaricom restored services on Sunday after suffering a voice and data outage that affected critical transmission equipment, Kenya’s biggest telecoms company said.
NAIROBI, July 22 Safaricom has suffered a voice and data outage affecting critical transmission equipment because of a damaged fibre link, Kenya’s biggest telecoms company said on Sunday.
ADDIS ABABA/NAIROBI Kenya's Safaricom is in advanced talks with the Ethiopian government to introduce its popular M-Pesa mobile money service, a major step towards establishing a toe-hold in the market of 100 million people, two sources said on Tuesday.
* Safaricom in advanced talks with Ethiopian government-sources
NAIROBI, June 4 Kenyan taxi-hailing firm, Little, which has a partnership with telecoms operator Safaricom , has sold just under 10 percent of its shares to an unnamed Indian investor for $3 million, it said on Monday.
NAIROBI, May 28 Kenya's largest telecoms operator Safaricom could be forced to offer rivals access to its transmission sites and its vast network of mobile money outlets if a draft regulatory report on boosting competition in the sector is implemented.
May 14 Vodacom Group, South Africa's biggest mobile phone operator by market value, posted a 6.3 percent rise in its full-year revenue, helped by an expanding customer base in the domestic market.
NAIROBI Kenya's dominant telecoms operator, Safaricom , predicted strong profit growth this year due to an easing of political tensions and hit back at mooted regulatory proposals to control data and call prices.
* Company controls about 72 pct of Kenya's mobile market (Recasts with chairman's comments on regulations)
NAIROBI, May 9 Kenya's largest telecoms operator Safaricom said on Wednesday that it expects its earnings before interest and taxation (EBIT) to rise by 7-12 percent in its financial year to next March.