Herotel positions to become national fibre player
Although the operator has announced compelling fibre prices, analysts say its footprint remains small, fragmented and mainly outside the main urban centres of the country.
Digital transformation at centre of new Vodacom brand positioning
This new positioning, the telecoms company says, builds further momentum to connect people to a more sustainable digital society.
Local device manufacturers get a bite of govt comms tender
Device manufacturers serving SA’s mobile carriers are set to score a big chunk of the newly-issued multibillion-rand government communications tender.
SA’s big telcos take #DataMustFall trend further
Vodacom, MTN, Telkom and Cell C drop their data prices, saying this will drive digital transformation in response to the consequences of COVID-19.
SA’s top operators share govt’s lucrative telecoms tender
The companies will each make two mobile bundles available to the various public services, as well as provide gadgets.
Vodacom commits R87m to vaccine storage, transportation
The telco will also deploy a state-of-the-art COVID-19 vaccine management platform across the African Union member states.
Cell C shares multibillion-rand govt comms contract with MTN
The telco says the awarding of the contract marks a significant milestone for Cell C and is testament to its turnaround strategy.
Apple supply chain blow as iPhone 12 shortage hits SA
Local telcos confirm global demand and supply chain constraints have resulted in severe shortages of the iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max.
MTN named state mobile supplier, as Vodacom exclusivity ends
National Treasury appoints MTN SA as a service provider to government, through its new mobile communication services contract.
Andile Ngcaba’s Inq appoints group CEO
The ICT industry veteran’s Pan-African digital services provider Inq names MTN executive Dr Christian Wirtz as its new group CEO.
Oppo outlines intention to raise stakes in SA smartphone market
In seven months, the company has recruited over 200 people and launched two smartphone ranges as it positions for market supremacy.