Telecommunications

MTN South Africa CTIO Giovanni Chiarelli to step down

MTN South Africa CTIO Giovanni Chiarelli to step down

MTN South Africa chief technology and information officer Giovanni Chiarelli is...

FNB gets into the fibre broadband business with Vox

FNB gets into the fibre broadband business with Vox

First National Bank is expanding the telecommunications solutions it offers through...

MTN announces Covid-19 vaccine mandate

MTN announces Covid-19 vaccine mandate

MTN says that it will implement a mandatory vaccination policy for staff from January...

Blue Label remains in talks over Cell C recap

Blue Label remains in talks over Cell C recap

Blue Label Telecoms said on Monday that it is still locked in talks over a planned...

Slow death of Telkom ADSL

Slow death of Telkom ADSL

Telkom has released its financial results for the first half of its financial year,...

Vodacom ramps up investment in South African network

Vodacom ramps up investment in South African network

Vodacom’s capital expenditure in South Africa jumped by 11.1% year on year in the...

Telkom is burning through cash as warning signs pile up

Telkom is burning through cash as warning signs pile up

Telkom burned through close to R1-billion cash in the most recent six months.

Major Telkom Mobile network problems

Major Telkom Mobile network problems

Numerous Telkom mobile network users are reporting issues with accessing the Internet...

Icasa to license ‘provisional spectrum’ ahead of auction

Icasa to license ‘provisional spectrum’ ahead of auction

Following a meeting with the CEOs of six of South Africa’s telecommunications infrastructure...

Telkom’s Swiftnet gearing up for mass roll-out of 5G sites

Telkom’s Swiftnet gearing up for mass roll-out of 5G sites

As Telkom makes plans to list its masts and towers business, Swiftnet, next year,...

Home fibre leaps past copper in Telkom’s network

The number of active fibre-to-the-home connections in Telkom’s network has leapt...

MTN in bid to buy Telkom: Bloomberg News

MTN in bid to buy Telkom: Bloomberg News

MTN Group recently expressed an interest in acquiring Telkom, Bloomberg News reported...

Telkom launches prepaid uncapped fibre starting at R99

Telkom launches prepaid uncapped fibre starting at R99

Telkom has launched prepaid fibre, saying consumers who previously couldn’t apply...

MTN to sell shares in Nigeria unit via public offer

MTN to sell shares in Nigeria unit via public offer

MTN Group plans to proceed with a public offer to sell up to 575 million shares...

Telkom to report muted half-year performance

Telkom to report muted half-year performance

Telkom said on Friday that it’s revenue will remain flat for the six months to end-September,...

MTN opens Uganda IPO with 4.5 billion shares on offer

MTN opens Uganda IPO with 4.5 billion shares on offer

MTN Uganda, the East African nation’s biggest telecommunications operator, said...