MTN Uganda Launches Business Internet to aid Business Digitalization

MTN Uganda recently launched a fixed Internet product for businesses. This fiber internet service dubbed MTN Business Internet is specifically tailored to meet the internet needs of small to medium business owners, offering them unlimited, fast and reliable Internet at a fixed cost per month.

MTN Business Internet provides an affordable yet unlimited Internet to meet all business Internet connectivity needs such as; remote collaboration like online meetings and video conference calls, easy monitoring of your security systems, managing business website, business email and social media pages, Wi-Fi for your customers, online orders and deliveries.

While launching MTN Business Internet, Ibrahim Senyonga General Manager of MTN Uganda’s Enterprise Business Unit said that Uganda has been recognized as one of the most entrepreneurial countries in the world with the majority of the businesses aspiring to go online to earn their fair share of the eminent digital business dividends. From advertising and marketing, landing customers and clients, to closing deals, and managing business operations, it is critical that business owners swiftly adopt the usage of Internet technologies to leverage the exponential growth that comes with digitization. In the new digital era where the world has become a global village, it’s imperative for businesses to stay connected and to communicate amongst themselves, with suppliers, customers, and any other audiences, which can easily be done through the internet.

“This makes an affordable, fast, and reliable Internet connection of paramount importance. With MTN Business Internet, more business owners across the country shall be able to efficiently run their businesses using MTN’s fast, reliable, and affordable yet unlimited internet that can handle all the different needs of their businesses,” Senyonga. 

A number of businesses have already recorded a great performance in their businesses because of the affordable and reliable unlimited internet connectivity brought about by the MTN business Internet solution.

Derrick Juuko, the Head of Marketing and IT operations at Ecopharm pharmacy said that their delivery services have been made easier and faster as customers prefer to place orders online. “These days our business runs a lot online. We have been able to communicate with our clients including patients or hospitals to take in urgent orders for medicine online, which is more efficient due to the very fast and affordable MTN Business Internet that we are connected to,” Juuko said.

Early this year, MTN was recognized and awarded as the best data and voice Network in Uganda by Rohde & Schwarz, an accolade that speaks to its reliable and fast internet speeds across the country. 

Bennett Kwesiga, the General Manager at Isabella lounge bar, restaurant and health club in Ntinda is another happy MTN Business Internet customer. Kwesiga said that it is critical for their business to stay connected to the Internet for security purposes. “With the affordable, fast, and unlimited MTN Business Internet, we are able to keep track of what is happening in and around the restaurant with our Internet-enabled security cameras, thus ensuring the safety of our customers and their property, especially vehicles,” Kwesiga said.

He further noted that with the affordable unlimited MTN Business Internet, the establishment is able to provide Wi-Fi to its customers who prefer to work remotely at the restaurant.

“The Wi-Fi we provide helps our customers conduct online meetings while they enjoy a cup of tea and a meal, which has made our business more successful,” Kwesiga added.

To sign up for MTN Business Internet, simply visit the MyMTN App , select ‘Buy’, then select ‘Business solutions’ to sign up. You can choose between the Business Internet Life package that offers up to  20MBPS at Ugx.195,000/= per month or the Business Internet Essential package that offers speeds of up to 40MBPS at only Ugx.295,000/= per month. Both packages offer unlimited data connectivity for 30 days. The customer should ensure that they signup while at their business premises.

Senyonga reaffirmed that the MTN Business Internet solution is in line with MTN’s Ambition 2025 strategy of leading digital solutions for Africa’s progress which is anchored on MTN’s belief that everyone deserves the benefits of a modern connected world.