Unbundling still a priority for LCRs

Mar 11, 2011

Access to Telkom's copper infrastructure is still sought-after by smaller telcos, while bigger players look to alternative technology.

MTN outlines broadband strategy

Mar 11, 2011

The mobile operator's plans for this year include increased fibre access and the rollout of 42Mbps broadband availability.

Cell C's 42Mbps incoming

Mar 11, 2011

Port Elizabeth will be the first city to have access to Cell C's 42Mbps mobile broadband offering as soon as May.

Calculated risks pay off for Nhleko

Mar 10, 2011

MTN Group chairman Cyril Ramaphosa describes outgoing CEO Phuthuma Nhleko as one of SA's top businessmen.

MTN sees steady RICA response

Mar 10, 2011

The mobile operator has registered 81% of its prepaid base and 71% of its postpaid base for RICA.

MTN manages interconnect cuts

Mar 9, 2011

While MTN's interconnect revenue decreased by 13%, the operator reported a 4% increase in its net interconnect margin.

MTN data revenue rockets

Mar 9, 2011

The operator saw a 49% leap in data revenue across the group's operations, with SA contributing 58% to that total.

Local iPad prices slashed

Mar 9, 2011

Local Apple distributor Core Group drops the price of first-generation iPads, only days after the iPad 2 was unveiled.

ICASA grants Super5Media extension

Mar 8, 2011

The communications regulator gives the broadcaster a licence extension, but is still discussing conditions of the extension.

Surprise demand for mobile TV

Mar 7, 2011

While demand for mobile TV is growing, the availability of devices required to access it is lacking.

Main One plans capacity boost

Mar 7, 2011

The West African optic fibre cable system upgrades its network for increased capacity and preparation for the IPv6 switchover.

JSE unhinges govt's Telkom share plan

Mar 3, 2011

Government will have to re-think its plan to entrench certain rights in its majority shareholding in Telkom.