Mobile Business

Huawei unveils Mate 30 Series

The Chinese smartphone maker unboxes the Huawei Mate 30 and Huawei Mate 30 Pro.


ICASA to outline spectrum allocation approach by year end

The regulator self-imposes a deadline to publish the information memorandum on the licensing process of high-demand spectrum.


Vodacom’s Cassim turns loss-making unit into golden goose

Mariam Cassim, Vodacom’s head of financial services, tells ITWeb how she turned the unit into a billion-rand concern in 36 months.


ZTE wins DataCenterDynamics award

The company walked away with the Data Center Construction Team of the Year award.


JSE threatens Blue Label with suspension over delayed results

If the company fails to submit its provisional report on or before 30 September 2019, then its listing may be suspended, says JSE.


Fresh attacks on Mboweni’s ICT economic blueprint

A lobby group charges that the finance minister is out of touch with the realities faced by SMMEs in their quest to access spectrum.


Another U-turn in Helios Towers’ London listing bid

After ditching plans to launch an IPO at the bourse last year, the company now looks to raise $125 million.


Spectrum auctions can’t be cash cows

The GSMA uncovers the negative impact of high spectrum prices on consumers, going against government objectives to leverage mobile tech to reduce poverty and achieve economic prosperity.

11 Sep

R25bn sent via FNB’s eWallet this year

The volumes of money sent via the platform grew 19% to 46 million transactions by the end of June, says the bank.

11 Sep

Jack Ma provides valuable lessons for Africa’s ICT leaders

Jack Ma retired yesterday, leaving the Alibaba building after two decades. Analysts say African entrepreneurs and ICT leaders should emulate his career and vision.

11 Sep

Apple takes war to Samsung, Huawei, Netflix in SA

The company is set to recreate its halo effect with new iPhone models and a video subscription service, analysts say.