Shortage expected to linger: NBE governor
Ethio Telecom, one of the largest state monopolies, has been able neither to undertake its main projects that it set out to perform during this budget year nor to pay its debts due to hard currency shortages in the country, CEO Andualem Admassie (PhD) said.
In a bid to implement the newly introduced mobile devices registration system, Ethio telecom instructed local mobile assembles as well as importers to submit the necessary documents which will indicate the amount of mobile devices in the country, The Reporter learnt.
-To disable 2.7 million counterfeit mobile phones
The state-owned telecom monopoly, Ethio Telecom, is fighting a telecom fraud committed by individuals using illegally imported VSATs and other telecom gadgets that bypass the company’s satellite network.