Shelve ‘insufficient’ SA Connect, develop updated broadband plan
HeroTel notches up 100 000 fixed broadband subscribers
The fibre and wireless broadband services provider attracts 55 000 more customers to reach the 100 000 mark, securing a third-place market position.
HeroTel accelerates fibre deployment in Potchefstroom
HeroTel and Safricom merge their networks and operations in order to give residents and businesses access to “high-quality” Internet services.
Andile Ngcaba touts broader support for start-ups, SMMEs
The Digital Council Africa plans to collaborate with industry players to boost support for start-ups and SMMEs, says council president Andile Ngcaba.
South Africa leads Sub-Saharan Africa’s fibre uptake
Even though fibre remains a niche technology, South Africa has the highest number of fibre-based connections in the region.
Telkom leads SA’s competitive mobile network market
Telkom's differential quality is affordable reliability, says the company.
Spectrum allocation now critical, analysts warn ICASA
Telecoms experts say the sustainability of price reductions will depend on the market structure the regulatory authorities create with spectrum allocations.
Telkom’s annual R6.7bn broadband project expands fibre footprint
The telco says it invests billions of rands in broadband infrastructure projects across SA annually, creating jobs for 1 400 employees through subcontractors.
MTN unlocks mobile virtual network operator potential in SA
The launch of PnP Mobile demonstrates the mobile virtual network operator market has been enriched by the entry of MTN as a wholesale provider, analysts say.