SA Connect phase two roll out continues

The communications department to continue rolling out the second phase of government’s broadband project, with R2.4 billion set aside to implement the project over the medium-term.


Telecoms bodies call on diesel rebate from Godongwana

The pre-budget appeal urges minister Enoch Godongwana to prioritise the impact of load-shedding on telecommunications and infrastructure damage.


Satellite technology could ease youth unemployment crisis

Avanti plans to offer hands-on training in satellite operations, networking and space engineering.


Free WiFi for ‘all townships’ beyond 2024, says Lesufi

Premier Panyaza Lesufi details Gauteng’s R2.7 billion investment in broadband, in an effort to ensure reliable connectivity for the region.


Collaboration enhances internet connectivity in Eastern Cape

The point of presence established by Workonline Communications Group has created enhanced connectivity in low-income households in East London's underserved areas.


MTN Business makes 5G inroads in Africa’s mining sector

MTN Business aims to use 5G to enhance safety, boost productivity and optimise costs in the mining industry, says David Behr, CEO at the MTN Business ICT Centre of Excellence.

Swiftnet19 Feb

Swiftnet negotiations reach advanced stage

Substantial progress has been made in engagements with the consortium of equity investors bidding for Telkom’s masts and towers business.

Telkom19 Feb

Telkom reports mobile, FTTH gains in Q3 results

In Q3 2024, the telecoms company’s group revenue was up 2% to R11.3 billion, with EBITDA stable at R2.47 billion.

WiFi15 Feb

5.5m rural, township households to get WiFi, says minister

The South African government has set a target of millions of households enabled by WiFi hotspots in the next three to four years.


Voye – eSIM a better way to connect travellers, employees globally

Leisure travellers are no longer 'silent travellers' and consume data on the move, says execMobile.

AppsFlyer14 Feb

Android users in SA uninstalling apps faster than global average

While the average app in the world survives for about two months, South Africans typically ditch them within a month, says AppsFyler.


Duxbury announces NETGEAR cloud manageable smart switch series

The S3600 Series switches provide flexible and auto-adaptive wired connectivity of high-bandwidth devices.