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Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has clarified that network operators must close their physical stores during the coronavirus lockdown.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: April 2, 2020, 12:27 pm
RENAlerts reports that the estimated time-to-repair for the break in the West Africa Cable System has been moved to an earlier date.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: April 1, 2020, 3:56 pm
The government has told ICASA it must relax spectrum regulations to enable the temporary licensing of all available spectrum bands.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: March 27, 2020, 11:59 am
ICASA has announced a price increase for all communications network and broadcasting licences in South Africa, including radio frequency spectrum licences.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: March 24, 2020, 3:20 pm
Minister of Trade and Industry Ebrahim Patel has announced that South Africa's telecommunications workers will be exempt from the COVID-19 national lockdown.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: March 24, 2020, 11:08 am
Cell C is winding down its radio access network as its expanded roaming agreement with MTN allows it to leverage the bigger operator's infrastructure.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: March 23, 2020, 1:35 pm
Supersonic has launched "Work from Home" fixed-LTE packages following local companies requesting employees to stay away from their offices.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: March 23, 2020, 7:29 am
The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) has announced several changes to its day-to-day business to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: March 18, 2020, 10:54 am
We compared the total price of several daily and weekly bundles purchased over a month against the price of an equivalent monthly data bundle. Here are the results.
Author: Bradley Prior
Posted: March 16, 2020, 9:21 am
MTN CEO Rob Shuter said that MTN was pulling away from other South African mobile operators in terms of network performance.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: March 11, 2020, 7:51 am
MTN has released its financial results for the year ended 31 December 2019.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: March 11, 2020, 6:13 am
Inkatha Freedom Party MP and SCOPA chairperson Mkhuleko Hlengwa called on broadcasters and mobile operators to deliver regular updates on the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: March 6, 2020, 5:43 am
Vodacom has announced that its national security team, in partnership with the South African Police Services (SAPS), has arrested suspects belonging to one of the largest battery theft syndicates in South Africa.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: March 5, 2020, 8:43 am
MTN said seven people have been arrested in connection with battery theft at its base stations over the past few days.
Author: Bradley Prior
Posted: March 4, 2020, 9:32 am
Telkom has announced through auction partner GoIndustry that it will hold an auction for 53 properties.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: March 3, 2020, 8:01 am