P-ZW-GB0-001

Project Details
ID: P-ZW-GB0-001 Name: TELECOMMUNICATIONS - I Status: Closed Country: Zimbabwe
Sector: Communications Approval date: 27-sep-1983 Task Manager: NIKIEMA Denis, OINF3
Total cost: 17537000
Currency: UAC
Source(s) of financing
AfDB: 7000000
Government: 10537000
Implementing Agency: POSTS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION Location: WHOLE COUNTRY

Objectives

The objective was to assist PTC to improve the telecommunications service which was provided by a network that had suffered under- capitalisation for a long time.

Description

The project consisted of the procurement and installation of switching equipment,underground cable and subscriber telephone apparatus.

Benefits

Reduction in the waiting list and improvement of maintenance with an overall impact on quality of service.

Rational

Optimised network and better revenue generation.