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2:50

Cabinet gives SA's digital migration progress thumbs up

Although SA's digital migration has been plagued by numerous hurdles, government's executive branch is satisfied with the progress made over the past 10 years.

4:00

DOC taps broadcasters for digital TV public awareness

The communications ministry partners with local broadcasters for an educational drive on digital migration, as well as to accelerate the uptake of set-top boxes.

3:50

Consumers bear brunt of digital TV delay, says lobby group

The National Black Consumer Council slams the countrys slow process to switch from analogue to digital TV, saying the delay has been at great cost to consumers.

4:30

Has set-top box reached its sell-by date?

Government encourages households that don't qualify for subsidised decoders to consider integrated digital TVs, signalling possible changes in the approach to digital migration.

2:30

DA seeks clarity on digital TV review

The opposition party believes the advisory council's tasks aim to only deliver short-term goals for analogue switch-off.

2:10

DOC sets up digital TV advisory council

The communications ministry appoints a council to advise minister Nomvula Mokonyane how government can ensure SA meets the digital migration deadline.

3:10

DOC looks to accelerate digital TV project

The communications ministry sets up a separate office that will be entirely dedicated to the country's digital migration project.

1:50

Rubben Mohlaloga's suspension up in the air

The ICASA chairperson challenges his guilty judgement, making it difficult for minister Nomvula Mokonyane to suspend him from his post.

2:20

Mokonyane hopes for single communications ministry

The communications minister supports calls to have a single ICT-focused government department.

3:10

Mokonyane to shelve USAASA's digital migration role

The communications minister slams USAASA's wrongdoing in overseeing the production process of digital migration set-top boxes.

5:10
Feb 8, 2018

DOC split 'set the sector back 10 years'

Research ICT Africa believes the Department of Communications and Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services should be re-amalgamated.

2:20

DOC minister talks digital migration with broadcasters

Ayanda Dlodlo met with SA's broadcasters to discuss how to take the long-awaited digital migration process forward.

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