POTRAZ Slashes Mobile Internet Data Tariffs By 60%

The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) has concluded a cost modeling exercise for telecommunication network services in Zimbabwe covering mobile, fixed and Internet Access networks.

In collaboration with the Ministry of Information Communication Technology and Cyber Security, the regulator yesterday announced a 60% slash in mobile Internet data and USSD charges, a move that set to address the high transaction costs of e-payments while boosting financial inclusion.