ICASA wants emergency spectrum fees after telcos’ stellar results
The regulator asks telcos to pay for the emergency spectrum issued during the COVID-19 disaster regulations.
Vodacom debuts gender-based violence awareness app
The Vodacom Foundation unveils the Bright Sky app in SA, in an effort to help fight the scourge of gender-based violence in the country.
Spectrum allocation now critical, analysts warn ICASA
Telecoms experts say the sustainability of price reductions will depend on the market structure the regulatory authorities create with spectrum allocations.
Vivo SA adds more choice to its smartphone portfolio
The Chinese smartphone brand introduces the Y1S to the local market, with the smartphone available only through the MTN network for now.
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.
Owners of 5G-ready devices have long wait to full 5G
Limited 5G coverage and high-priced 5G devices are among the factors that will hinder the growth of SA’s 5G smartphone market, say analysts.