12 Apr

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.


Openserve continues to transform broadband access in SA

Price reductions for Openserve Pure Connect will be introduced on 1 April.

Feb 9, 2021

Openserve, BCX remain a challenge for Telkom group

The global COVID-19-induced lockdown has added pressure on the company as its supply chain system has also been disrupted.

Dec 1, 2020

HeroTel notches up 100 000 fixed broadband subscribers

The fibre and wireless broadband services provider attracts 55 000 more customers to reach the 100 000 mark, securing a third-place market position.

Nov 10, 2020

Telkom solidifies mobile market position with half-year earnings

The group says its performance was sound despite a difficult trading environment due to the adverse impact of COVID-19 on the economy.

Nov 3, 2020

Telkom ropes in Frogfoot in fibre push

The company brings Frogfoot – SA’s third largest fibre-to-the-home provider – on board as a third-party fibre network operator.

Sep 16, 2020

Telkom seals roaming deal with Norway’s Telenor

Telkom says the managed roaming service deal enables it to utilise and be part of Telenor’s group scale to optimise wholesale roaming revenue and cost.

Aug 6, 2020

BitCo connects to Frogfoot’s home fibre network

The Internet service provider officially launches its fibre-to-the-home services on the Frogfoot home fibre network.

Jul 22, 2020

Telkom drives ‘compulsory’ copper to fibre switch

The telecommunications company is hard at work upgrading its customers from copper ADSL Internet, to fibre.

May 4, 2020

MTN boosts COVID-19 relief as SA gradually returns to work

The company announces an expanded relief package, ranging from ICT equipment to food parcels, as a significant number of businesses resume trading today.

Apr 29, 2020

Telkom unit Openserve to wholesale copper broadband

The company is set to wholesale its copper broadband access network through its new suite of Openserve Pure Connect products.

Apr 24, 2020

Openserve joins Vumatel, Frogfoot in data speed upgrades

Telkom’s wholesale unit upgrades fibre and DSL data speeds for a three-month period, following in the footsteps of its competitors.

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