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Correction: Cell C begins to transition customers to partner network

Cell C starts migrating contract and broadband customers to Vodacom and not MTN as previously reported.

29 Dec

ICASA receives six applications for high demand spectrum

The regulator is resolute when it comes to the auctioning on spectrum, even as it faces a court bid to stop the process.

Nov 20, 2020

MTN unlocks mobile virtual network operator potential in SA

The launch of PnP Mobile demonstrates the mobile virtual network operator market has been enriched by the entry of MTN as a wholesale provider, analysts say.

Nov 17, 2020

Vodacom CEO takes jibe at Telkom over Rain deal

Telkom is trying to restrict the amount of spectrum Vodacom gets at the auction by making noise about roaming agreements with Rain, says Shameel Joosub.

Nov 13, 2020

Telkom Mobile eyes large-scale LTE offensive

The telecoms operator looks to reinforce its market position using its LTE services to drive aggressive growth and enter new markets.

Nov 10, 2020

Huge Group makes headway in Cell C to MTN network migration

The JSE-listed holding firm migrates customers from former partner Cell C after the companies were embroiled in a financial dispute.

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.

Oct 30, 2020

MTN to capitalise on Cell C woes in MVNO move

MTN has been looking at the MVNO opportunity for several years, and the timing is probably right, given Cell C's financial difficulties, say analysts.

Oct 29, 2020

MTN enters the MVNO game

SA’s second biggest mobile operator enter the mobile virtual network operator business, a space where Cell C has been playing.

Oct 20, 2020

Cell C records R7.5bn loss, prepaid subscriber base plunges 34%

The telco remains optimistic despite the losses, saying it’s focused on restructuring the balance sheet and optimising the business for long-term competitiveness.

Oct 16, 2020

Govt mulls subsidised broadband access for low-income earners

Government is developing “innovative new models” to provide low-income households with access to affordable, high-speed Internet.

Oct 12, 2020

Union leads nationwide strike at Cell C, marches to Pretoria

The union wants communications minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams to use her telecoms oversight role to help save jobs at the telco.

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