Ethiopia might scrap telecom privatisation if the expected amount of capital is not invested

Many experts say that Ethiopia cannot afford to not liberalise the majority of its sectors.

Ethio Telecom’s IDI ranking and why it needs a revision

Ethiopia's telecom service is ranked 170th out of 176 countries.

The Ethiopian Communications Authority has rebuked shortlist claims by Safaricom

Safaricom CEO had announced that it had made the shortlist for the Ethio Telecom licenses being…

World Bank opposes Ethiopia’s telecom regulations; say the government should relinquish monopoly on services

The National Bank of Ethiopia has issues a directive that prohibits foreign companies from providing digital…

Ethiopia telecom license plans update

The extension comes after companies that are involved in the bidding process requested more time to…

CDC Group intends to boost its presence in Africa

The group expects to heavily invest in Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya, and Nigeria.

New regulatory changes introduced for EthioTelecom

Some experts are wary of the changes and the impact they are going to have on…

US corporation pledges 500 million to finance a new network operator in Ethiopia

Despite the stalling of the telecom liberalization process due to the COVID-19 pandemic and conflict in…

Ethiopian Communications Authority has submitted a request for proposals for telecom licenses

The Ethiopian telecom sector is rapidly implementing steps to liberalize the sector and encourage competition for…

Ethiopia confirms that it will begin selling Ethio Telecom stakes in December

Key government officials wholeheartedly assert that telecom liberalization efforts are not going to be stalled by…