Mauritius, Ghana, Tunisia lead new growth in Africa’s telecoms sector
Given the very poor condition of fixed-line infrastructure in most markets, mobile Iinternet access as a consequence also accounts for between 95 per cent and 99 per cent of all Internet connections. The size and range of the diverse markets within Africa have contributed to varied market penetration rates between countries. By early 2018 the highest…
India plans largest ever spectrum sale to boost telecoms sector
India's government announced plans to auction off about 3,000MHz of spectrum across nine frequency bands, potentially its largest auction ever, but the country’s mobile operators are again pushing for a delay until the debt-laden industry completes a current wave of consolidation.