Spectrum policy imminent, says department
The communications ministry confirms the spectrum policy direction has been finalised, highlighting it is going through the requisite processes prior to publication.
MTN appoints Thato Motlanthe as exec for investor relations
Motlanthe, who will report to CFO Ralph Mupita, joins the mobile operator from Absa Asset Management.
iPhone retention slips as Apple loses its innovation edge
Lack of innovation, high prices and stiff competition are some of the reasons cited for Apple’s increasing consumer churn rate, says BankMyCell.
2019 to deliver worst performance for cellphone shipments
The trend for lengthening mobile phone lifespans began in 2018 and will continue through 2019, says Gartner.
Young ‘digital natives’ drive mobile subscriber growth
Mobile subscriber additions in Sub-Saharan Africa will see a 44% increase by 2025, driven by a new generation of young ‘digital natives’, reveals a GSMA report.
BEE group wants Blue Label investigated for monopoly
An empowerment consortium claims the JSE-listed company has the prepaid airtime market monopoly and demands an immediate resolution.