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.
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.
Vodacom centre to support victims of gender-based violence
The Skype-enabled 24-hour command centre will assist the victims of gender-based violence during the 21-day national lockdown.
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.
SA’s telcos expect data usage boom as remote working becomes norm
Local telecoms operators are confident they can meet the mass increase in data demand, as workers and students go online to beat the spread of coronavirus.