Vodafone Idea needs to raise money quickly, says India's DoT

Vodafone Idea needs to raise money quickly, says India's DoT

The pressure is still on Vodafone Idea (aka Vi), despite the Indian government taking a massive stake in the beleaguered operator. Third quarter dues are apparently overdue for payment, on top of which the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is planning to closely monitor Vodafone Idea’s performance for the next three months.

Paratus Zambia awarded gateway licence by ZICTA

Paratus Zambia awarded gateway licence by ZICTA

Paratus Zambia, a part of the pan-African telecommunications company Paratus Group, has been awarded a data gateway licence in Zambia; this is, apparently, the country's last available such licence.