EthioTelecom to Start 4G LTE Service

According to ZDNet.com Ethiopian Telecom to start a 4G LTE service and to cover main cities in the country in the coming couple of years. Airtel Nigeria, one of... Read more »

Using Skype in Ethiopia Could Land You Jail for 15 Years

An Ethiopian communications crackdown is targeting Skype users, threatening a 15-year jail sentence for anyone who dares to make an Internet-based phone call. New legislation passed in May has... Read more »

Ethiopian Government Steps Up Control of Internet,News and Information Uses Sophisticated Technology

Ethiopia’s only ISP, state-owned Ethio-Telecom, has just installed a system for blocking access to the Tor network, which lets users browse anonymously and access blocked websites. At the same... Read more »

Customers Keep Complain on EthioTelecom Service, Problems Gets Worse

Ethio Telecom customers are complaining about growing problems with the mobile and internet service network. Even though, the sole telecom provider has recently concluded a huge expansion project in... Read more »

Ethio Telecom cut prices introduces new products

EthiopianReporter:By Hayal Alemayehu Ethio Telecom introduces new products and tariffs including lower tariffs for mobile voice service, reduced price for new mobile SIM card and optimized broadband service packages... Read more »

Ethiopia: No hope for Ethio Telecom employees?

by Desalegn Sisay (Afrik) French telecommunications giant, France Telecom, and the Ethiopian government are involved in a dispute following a decision to cut 8,000 jobs at Ethio Telecom in... Read more »

Ethio Telecom virtually Disconnected

By Hayal Alemayehu Activities at the newly-formed Ethio Telecom have come near a standstill with the majority of the former Ethiopian Telecommunications Corporation’s (ETC) workers staying inactive. “Almost all... Read more »

ETC re-named as Ethio Telecom France Telecom manage it for €30 million

APA-Addis Ababa : Ethiopia’s newly established telecom, Ethio Telecom, signed a management agreement on Thursday with France telecom. The Ethiopian government will be paying France telecom, mostly known for... Read more »

France Telecom takes over ETC management

– France Telecom restructures ETC – ETC CEO to leave office for new executives By Hayal Alemayehu France Telecom, one of the world’s leading telecommunications operators, this week introduced... Read more »

ETC CEO resigns on threshold of French take-over

Amare Amsalu,  Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the state-owned telecom provider Ethiopian Telecommunication Corporation (ETC) has resigned from his position as per September 15, 2010 Capital has learned. France... Read more »