number portability

More unhappy consumers porting their mobile numbers

Over eight million customers to date have switched network providers due to dissatisfaction with the service and finding better deals elsewhere.

Jan 15, 2018

More time to comment on number portability regulations

ICASA extends the deadline for written submissions on the draft number portability regulations.

Nov 28, 2017

ICASA invites comments on number portability regulations

The regulator publishes draft regulations and asks for written submissions from stakeholders.

Nov 30, 2011

ZICTA researches number portability

The Zambian regulator's hand has been forced in response to poor telecoms services.

Mar 29, 2011

Kenyan mobiles gear for portability

Mobile number portability will free subscribers and drive further competition in the market.


Take your number with you

Home phone users can now switch providers and take their numbers with them.


Neotel ready to port

The company hopes to increase its customer base when geographic number porting kicks off.


Vox Orion calls for true portability

ICASA must force the pace of geographic number portability, the company says.


Number portability is a sham

Only a tiny handful of South Africa's largest enterprises will qualify, says Jacques du Toit, MD of Vox Orion.


GNP delays cause concern

Smaller telecoms operators chomp at the bit to start the porting process.


FCC rules on number portability

In this World Wide Wrap: FCC rules on number portability, Verizon and Avaya expand offerings, and China VOIP subsidiary wins award.

Jan 30, 2007

Vodacom grows despite number portability

Vodacom increased its customer base by 9.5% between 30 September and 31 December.

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