SWAZILAND’S SPTC ACHIEVES 12% NET GROWTH IN CONNECTIONS
The Swaziland Posts and Telecommunications achieved a 12% net growth in connections compared to the 5.9% last year acorrding to SPTC MD Vusi Mkhumane .
"The favourable growth rate is a result of high investment in the network as well as customer friendly credit policies adopted as part of the transformation process," said Mkhumane. In terms of the targeted connections of 7700 lines, Mkhumane stated that this represents an 83.6% achievement of target by the Corporation. According to the Chairman of the Board of Directors Busa Xaba, Telecommunication network rollout also saw an increase of 13.7% to 38 368 lines from the 33 739 lines recorded in the year 2002.