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ISPA says South Africa's telecoms space is off to a promising start as the commencement date for full number portability has been announced.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: January 18, 2022, 6:52 am
Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub has warned that the impending court battle over the country's much-anticipated spectrum auction will have a major impact on the economy if it is not resolved urgently.
Author: Bradley Prior
Posted: January 16, 2022, 5:02 am
Two newly-minted CEOs for telecommunications giants MTN and Telkom are squaring off in a major fight over cellular network capacity, and Vodacom has joined in.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: January 11, 2022, 4:44 pm
Icasa has not minced words after Telkom launched another legal attack on the regulator's attempt to issue sought-after cellular network capacity.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: January 5, 2022, 6:07 pm
Vodacom, MTN, Telkom, Cell C, and Rain have big plans for 2022.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: December 27, 2021, 7:59 am
Telkom will increase one of its wholesale transit rates by over 18,000% on short notice, which may catch clients unaware.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: December 27, 2021, 4:57 am
Numbers used for toll-free, shared-cost, premium rate, and Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services still can't be ported between network operators — sixteen years later.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: December 15, 2021, 5:55 am
Telkom's outgoing group CEO Sipho Maseko will be leaving the company six months earlier than previously stated.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: December 14, 2021, 12:54 pm
While Telkom is studying the ITA it is concerned by the separation of the publications of the ITAs and the reasons given by ICASA to separate the licensing process of the Wireless Open Access Network.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: December 10, 2021, 4:35 pm
Icasa has assigned temporary network capacity to South Africa's cellular network operators.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: November 26, 2021, 2:20 pm
Telkom CEO Sipho Maseko said Telkom faced an existential crisis with customers hating the company.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: November 24, 2021, 1:00 pm
Icasa has announced the delay of the licensing of South Africa's wireless open-access network.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: November 19, 2021, 12:17 pm
ZTE will pay R5 million as a settlement to the Competition Commission following allegations of colluding to divide markets.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: November 16, 2021, 10:07 am
South Africa's wireless carriers have five days to re-apply for emergency network capacity to help cope with increased data traffic during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: November 10, 2021, 12:06 pm
A solution to the temporary spectrum stand-off between industry regulator Icasa and South Africa's cellular network operators is expected this week.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: November 10, 2021, 9:36 am