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Yesterday

R31bn tax bill for MTN Group

The mobile operator says it is among the largest taxpayers in many of the markets it operates in.

4:10

Some MTN, Vodacom stores remain open during lockdown

SA’s leading mobile carriers say the telecoms industry has been designated an essential service and they are taking this responsibility seriously.

2:30

Free data from FNB Connect during lockdown

The bank offers 1GB free data to customers during the nationwide lockdown, as SA looks to curb the spread of the deadly coronavirus.

3:30

Free Market Foundation calls for more spectrum, defends telcos

The liberal think tank says recent recommendations by the Competition Commission for the operators to cut data prices by half are misplaced.

3:50

STEM Lockdown Digital School begins today

Africa Teen Geeks, in partnership with the Department of Basic Education, kick-starts its STEM Lockdown Digital School across social media platforms today.

2:10

Ayoba to host 'Code from Home’ hackathon

Ayoba is opening its platform to third-party developers for the first time.

5:50

Telcos set to get temporary spectrum during lockdown

The regulator and mobile operators look for ways to ease congestion and ensure good quality of broadband services during the nationwide lockdown.

2:50

Telkom to cut IP Connect broadband prices

The company reaches agreement with the Competition Commission to reduce its wholesale broadband prices to ISPs.

2:40

SA telcos partner health officials to fight COVID-19

The companies join the fight against the coronavirus, zero-rating information portals being run by the Department of Health.

3:20

Analysts give Cell C management thumbs up

In the second half of 2019, Cell C showed encouraging signs in the context of a very difficult business to manage and a tough economic environment, say analysts.

2:10

CompCom distances itself from MTN data price cuts

The competition watchdog says there is no agreement between itself and MTN, saying the operator’s data price reduction proposal was a “unilateral commercial response”.

3:50

Under-pressure Cell C loses 2.9m subscribers

The operator declares a loss of R3.94 billion for the year ended December, compared to a R7.36 billion loss in 2018.