Econet to launch 3G by June

22 Jan 2007

Zimbabwe’s leading cellular operator Econet Wireless will roll out commercial 3G services by June, CEO Douglas Mboweni said late last week. Mboweni said 3G would be deployed in phases, with testing scheduled to be carried out in March. After a three month trial set to finish in May, commercial 3G services would be made available in June, according to the CEO.