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President Cyril Ramaphosa delivered his state of the nation address on Thursday, but his comments on spectrum and lower data prices may give you a distinct feeling of déjà vu.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: February 14, 2020, 7:01 am
Unfavourable conditions at sea have resulted in the team assigned to repair the SAT3/WASC and WACS submarine cables requiring an extra day for repairs.
Author: Bradley Prior
Posted: February 13, 2020, 2:36 pm
MTN is fighting a relentless and expensive battle against battery thieves in South Africa, with 125 batteries stolen per week.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: February 13, 2020, 6:02 am
US officials claim that they have evidence that Huawei maintains backdoor access to telecom networks that use its equipment around the world.
Author: Bradley Prior
Posted: February 12, 2020, 7:54 am
Telkom has called on the Competition Commission to investigate the recently-announced roaming deal between Vodacom and Liquid Telecom.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: February 11, 2020, 9:57 am
Telkom users are reporting that they are unable to connect to the operator's network or use the Internet.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: February 7, 2020, 10:03 am
Cell C has outlined plans for a turnaround strategy to make the troubled operator viable again.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: February 6, 2020, 8:25 am
The South African Police Service (SAPS) announced that they arrested three suspects on the N2 on Tuesday when they found cellphone network batteries that were reported stolen.
Author: Jamie McKane
Posted: February 5, 2020, 12:47 pm
The Competition Commission has extended the deadline for its new data recommendations as it remains deep in discussions with both Vodacom and MTN about the changes.
Author: BusinessTech
Posted: February 5, 2020, 10:42 am
Huawei has confirmed that it still wants to use Google services should the US government lift its trade ban on the company.
Author: Bradley Prior
Posted: January 31, 2020, 7:40 am
The European Union stopped short of an outright ban on Huawei Technologies Co. and other Chinese 5G suppliers, seeking to navigate a path between warnings from Donald Trump and provoking Beijing.
Author: Bloomberg
Posted: January 29, 2020, 2:28 pm
MTN has suspended the services of a company which is alleged to be involved in battery theft at the operator's base stations.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 29, 2020, 8:56 am
While a cable repair ship is on its way to fix the fibre breaks, it will only arrive at the cable grounds next week.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 23, 2020, 4:30 pm
The ship tasked with fixing broken submarine fibre cables has left Cape Town harbour.
Author: Bradley Prior
Posted: January 23, 2020, 10:14 am
Telkom may be cutting as many as 6,000 employees in 2020, and unions are blaming Telkom’s board and executives for hurting the company.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: January 22, 2020, 11:52 am