Telkom’s SATNAC kicks off; focuses on innovation, research
The telco says it is confident collaborations and partnerships forged at the event will continue to grow and find solutions for problems in Africa.
Openserve eyes Google’s Equiano cable to boost connectivity
The Google-funded subsea cable is expected to accelerate digital transformation and stimulate the digital economy, says the Telkom unit.
Subdued growth for Telkom as fibre connections surpass copper
The challenging economic and trading environment saw restrained half-year growth, supported by the telco’s mobile division and masts and towers business.
Openserve bets on fibre-on-demand strategy for growth
Telkom’s wholesale unit rolls out its fibre-on-demand service, as part of its push to expand its fibre footprint beyond South African cities and suburbs.
Market lauds Telkom as Maseko hands baton to Taukobong
Analysts believe Serame Taukobong is a good appointment who will calm market jitters initially caused by news of the incumbent CEO’s departure.
Serame Taukobong replaces Sipho Maseko as Telkom CEO
The company says the CEO designate is a seasoned executive with deep experience in the ITC sector in SA and on the rest of the continent.
Telkom targets adjacent markets as mobile surge continues
The telephony group is going strong, having produced a stellar performance in the quarter, as revenues in the consumer segment ticked up.
Analysts hail Maseko’s Telkom ‘masterclass’ as he bows out
Outgoing Telkom CEO Sipho Maseko managed to chip away at all the big three players’ market share, to become a viable competitor, say industry watchers.
Ex-Openserve boss Alphonzo Samuels quits Telkom board
The telco announces the appointment of Olufunke Ighodaro and Ethel Matenge-Sebesho as independent non-executive directors.
Telkom to reuse legacy copper infrastructure in fibre, 5G push
The company plans to repurpose some of its legacy copper infrastructure as it shifts focus to next-generation technologies such as fibre and 5G.
Next-gen tech makes lion’s share of Telkom’s income
The company says despite a challenging economic environment, group revenue grew 0.4% to R43.2 billion for the financial year ended 31 March.