BTC reserves millions for Botsgate

source: Mmegi
BABOKI KAYAWE
Staff Writer

Botswana Telecommunications Corporation (BTC) has committed close to US$5 million (approximately P35 million) over the next three years to the enhancement of the country’s Internet backbone, BOTSGATE.

The money will be channelled towards the improvement of network performance and to building capacity in order to allow for more services.

The Head of Wholesale Division at BTC, Duncan Pie, revealed this at a recent cocktail party hosted for customers at which he also spoke about the parastatal’s 40 percent price reduction for Internet bandwidth.

The reduction comes as a result of recent changes in the South African regulatory framework which have had a major impact on the cost of Internet bandwidth in Botswana.

“The regulatory permutation has [continue reading]



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