Econet Wireless. Zimbabwe's leading mobile network operator has partnered with One Horizon Group, a leading Voice over IP solution for mobile providers to launch its mobile VoIP (Voice over IP) service, 'Econet Plus'.
With Econet Plus, both Econet's prepaid and postpaid customers will be able to make calls from anywhere in the world at local call charges, when they make calls using the Econet Plus App.
The launch follows full regulatory approval for the product launch by the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ).
Econet Wireless is Zimbabwe's largest mobile network operator, with 10.2 million connected customers and 6.3 million pre-paid subscribers, representing close to 50% of the market.
The 'Econet Plus' App is integrated with EcoCash, its mobile transactions and payment service, allowing 3.2 million subscribers to purchase credit for use on the App directly from their smartphones.