Telecoms News - In Brief

Telecoms

- Telkom Kenya is to send home more employees as the company restructures and prepares to drop some of the technologies it is using. The 400 employees are in departments whose services will soon be declared redundant as the telecom operator adopts new operational systems to enable it compete effectively.

- SEACOM has signed a Master Services Agreement with Telecomunicações de Moçambique (TDM), the leading telecommunications service provider in Mozambique. This agreement gives SEACOM and its customers access to the largest and most distributed fibre optic network in Mozambique as well as a diverse route into Zimbabwe and additional border presence into Malawi and South Africa