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Ethiopia is among the last countries in Africa to be able to allow the national Telco the monopoly on all the telecom services including the fixed, the mobile internet as well as the data communications. For very many years, the Ethio Telecom’s monopolistic control have stifled innovation, well-restricted network growth and the limited scope of services on offer. However, the management contract with the Orange Group improved the company’s performance, though there have remained weaknesses in the quality of services. This contract was considered to be the first step towards the sector privatization and introduction of the competition, and despite government for very many years rejecting the call to develop along these lines, giving reasons for the need for very high profits from company to be able to subsidize the unrelated projects, there has been a shift in the mid-2018 with the plans to be able to sell the stake in the telco as part of the wider economic freedom.

There has been a huge investment in the telecoms services, the infrastructure as well as service expansionprojects in recent years. The Ethio Telecom has been able to secure the network monitoring platform to aid in improving services, and this has also revised plans to be able to launch the telecom satellite while the government has been able to propose the building the billion cities of technology. However, this sector has remained heavily and well regulated, and the government has overall control over the networks with the virtually unlimited access to call records of all the phone users and to the logs of the internet traffic. Majority of technologies deployed have offered by the ZTE and the Huawei that have often been preferred for providing the vendor financing.

Despite the major vendor contracts focused at enhancing reach as well as capabilities of the mobile networks, the country’s mobile penetration remains to be among the lowest in Africa. Regardless, growth has been strong, and the considerable growth potential remains. The policies have had guidance by government Development as well as the Transformational Plan. Country’s broadband market has developed further allowing the substantial growth in the international bandwidth, the improvements in the national fiber backbone infrastructure as well as the development of the mobile broadband services via the 3G as well as the LTE networks. After several years of low uptake as a result of the prohibitive pricing and the retail prices, have now been comparable to the other more developed, markets in this region.

List of all internet access services registered in our base

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* Name Download Upload Type Price USD
TS2 SPACE VSAT Satellite Services 100 Mbit/s 100 Mbit/s Satellite & VSAT $price on request
TS2 SPACE NSS -12/Arabsat 5C satellite Internet 0.5-10 Mbit/s 0.25-1 Mbit/s Satellite & VSAT $335 to 25 206
TS2 SPACE AfricaSat-1a C-BAND 0.5-5 Mbit/s 0.25-2 Mbit/s Satellite & VSAT $403 to 15 552
TS2 SPACE E70B Wide, Ku Band 0.5-2 Mbit/s 0.13-1.5 Mbit/s Satellite & VSAT $116 to 1 432
TS2 SPACE SES4 - Internet over Africa, Europe and Americas 0.5-2 Mbit/s 128-512 kbit/s Satellite & VSAT $165 to 1 827,50
TS2 SPACE T11N iDirect Evolution service for Africa 0.13-2 Mbit/s 0.06-1 Mbit/s various $130 to 7 490
Quantis Limited packages 2-20 Mbit/s 2 Mbit/s Satellite & VSAT $price on request
Businesscom Networks Businesscomm’s Dedicated Network 10 Mbit/s 10 Mbit/s Satellite & VSAT $price on request
Juch-Tech Inc. C-Band Packages 0.5-2 Mbit/s 128-512 kbit/s Satellite & VSAT $120 to 4 800
Juch-Tech Inc. Ku-Band Packages Residential, Small Business, Large Business, Enterprise Business 0.5-2 Mbit/s 128-512 kbit/s Satellite & VSAT $110 to 4 400
Businesscom Networks BusinessCom VSAT 512 kbit/s 128 kbit/s Satellite & VSAT $price on request
OneWeb OneWeb Broadband Satellite 512 kbit/s 128 kbit/s Satellite & VSAT $price on request
OneWeb OneWeb Broadband Satellite 512 kbit/s 128 kbit/s Satellite & VSAT $price on request
SpaceX SpaceX Broadband Satellite 512 kbit/s 128 kbit/s Satellite & VSAT $price on request
TS2 SPACE Mobile Satellite Broadband BGAN 32-492 kbit/s 32-492 kbit/s Satellite & VSAT $2,91
TS2 SPACE Thuraya IP 444 kbit/s 384 kbit/s Satellite & VSAT $2,76
TS2 SPACE Thuraya IP 444 kbit/s 384 kbit/s Satellite & VSAT $2,76
Businesscom Networks Satellite Internet Access by Businesscom 64 kbit/s 64 kbit/s Satellite & VSAT $price on request
TS2 SPACE Internet connections over Thuraya XT 60 kbit/s 15 kbit/s Dial-up access $1,74
TS2 SPACE Internet connections over Iridium phone 9 kbit/s 9 kbit/s Dial-up access $0,85
TS2 SPACE Internet connections over Isatphone PRO 2 kbit/s 2 kbit/s Dial-up access $0,86



Last Inquiries from Ethiopia

Satellite internet for home use
I need satellite internet service for home use i want to know the price and material requirement for 2MB/s download and upload speed.
ethiotell
I want to have a free and fast internet
internet service provider( ISp)
we are starting to provide internet service (ISP) for the local business, offices and residential customers soon. I would like to get some more information, regarding TS2 SPACE service. Speed, cost and availability/coverage. Regards Kesete
network connection
0.6per sec
home internet
i try to get internet for my family here, in Ethiopia Dodola town.
Internet in Addis Ababa
Do TS2 SPACE offer high speed in the Bole area of Addis Ababa? If so, how much does it cost and what kind of speeds?
wifi
I want internet WiFi in Ethiopia!
Know about Satellite Internet
Dear Sir, I would like to know about satellite internet and cost of installation, usage charges. Regards Atheequr Rahman
3G internet download
fast internet web.
Internet satelite
Request quotation to provide Internet conection in Addis Abeba for residential user.
Your office or contact in Ethiopia
Dear sirs, I see that you provide Internet satelite service in Ethiopia pls advise your contacts or office in Ethiopia for prompt installation in my office and residences. Rgds, Daniel tesfaye

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