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In recent years, South Africans have moved away from phone calls and SMSs and become more inclined to use WhatsApp for communication.
Posted: February 16, 2020, 5:49 am
Telkom has begun engaging with unions over its planned retrenchments, with the company planning to cut 3,000 employees in the first phase.
Posted: February 14, 2020, 11:20 am
Telkom has called on the Competition Commission to investigate the recently-announced roaming deal between Vodacom and Liquid Telecom.
Posted: February 11, 2020, 9:57 am
ISPs are losing money on their Openserve fibre clients and are forced to subsidize these clients using profits from other fibre operators.
Posted: February 11, 2020, 9:00 am
Telkom was perfectly positioned to dominate the South African telecommunications industry, but it is now battling to stay relevant in an increasingly competitive market.
Posted: February 9, 2020, 3:59 pm
Telkom has apologised to subscribers for downtime on Friday with a 500MB data bundle.
Posted: February 8, 2020, 4:51 pm
Telkom said The Alliance, consisting of Communication Workers’ Union (CWU) and the South African Communication Union (SACU), is the only union it recognises.
Posted: February 7, 2020, 11:35 am
Telkom users are reporting that they are unable to connect to the operator's network or use the Internet.
Posted: February 7, 2020, 10:03 am
Telkom said because of Vodacom and MTN’s first-mover advantage it is impossible for other players to "play in this space".
Posted: February 6, 2020, 7:02 am
We compared the real customer base of Telkom, MTN, Vodacom, and Cell C according to their latest published trading results.
Posted: February 5, 2020, 1:29 pm
Telkom's cancellation system remains a problem for many customers, with certain users still being incorrectly blacklisted by the company.
Posted: January 29, 2020, 4:27 pm
MyBroadband spoke to several prominent local ISPs about the country-wide decline in ADSL users.
Posted: January 29, 2020, 7:01 am
An internal mail sent to Telkom employees has warned them to be cognizant of their behaviour on social media.
Posted: January 28, 2020, 9:38 am
IDC research manager Sabelo Dlamini explains what telecoms companies must do to prepare for the future.
Posted: January 28, 2020, 5:59 am
The latest CareerJunction Index (CJI) report showed a strong downward trend in demand for IT professionals in South Africa.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 1:32 pm