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3:20
Jun 6, 2019

MTN says it was not forced to make board changes

The operator refutes reports that insinuated it was arm-twisted into making board changes by the Public Investment Corporation.

3:30
May 3, 2019

MTN reshuffles board, Mbeki to lead international advisory board

The operator announces significant changes to the group board and the establishment of an international advisory board.

5:30
Aug 4, 2008

The perfect storm rages on

Allegations by the Sunday Times that President Thabo Mbeki had taken a bribe related to the stupid arms deal only served to fluff up the gloomy clouds hanging over the country.

4:30
Feb 8, 2008

Mbeki fuzzy on IT detail

The president stresses the importance of ICT, but backs this with little insight.

4:40

Talking in riddles

The next president of the country is hard to pin down on any policy, much less those related to ICT.

2:30
Feb 16, 2007

Infraco plans fail to impress

The 3GSM congress in Spain dominated technology news this week, while locally government's Infraco plans left industry watchers cold.

2:50
Feb 16, 2007

Tension over govt's 'special 10' plan

It's too little, too late, say industry players of government's planned cut-rate bandwidth for 10 call centres.

3:10
Oct 13, 2006

Media-muzzling law postponed

The electronic media has a breather as government postpones tabling a law that could impose pre-publication censorship.

3:00
Jun 29, 2006

Cell user registration date withdrawn

President Thabo Mbeki has withdrawn the implementation dates for the registration of cellphone users by network operators.

2:40
Feb 6, 2006

Oracle on 'build and buy` binge

Oracle has acquired a dozen companies in the past year, but company president Charles Phillips says still more are likely to come.

2:30
Feb 3, 2006

Mbeki barely mentions ICT today

ICT issues took a back seat as the president focused on crime and human rights issues in his state of the nation address in Parliament today.

2:20
Nov 18, 2005

Mbeki commits to ICT

President Thabo Mbeki has stressed the importance of ICT development and called for multi-stakeholder control of the Internet.

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