R1bn set-top box stock sitting at USAASA warehouses
The agency’s acting CEO looks to distribute a million set-top boxes, which are costing government R56 million annually in storage fees.
Kekana calls on women to take up ownership in WOAN
The SA Women in ICT Forum launches “Lift As We Rise” series, with deputy minister Pinky Kekana encouraging women to hold equity in the wholesale open access network.
CompComm welcomes SA’s policy direction on spectrum
The Competition Commission lauds the prioritisation which has been afforded the licensing of spectrum by the new administration.
High hopes for spectrum to play key role in economic revival
The scarce resource is the lifeblood of an economy, but the fear is that the WOAN structure, for which any organisation, even current licensees, can apply, will perpetuate the current status quo.
Ndabeni-Abrahams issues policy direction on spectrum
The long-awaited government framework for the licensing of high-demand spectrum is finally out.
Spectrum policy imminent, says department
The communications ministry confirms the spectrum policy direction has been finalised, highlighting it is going through the requisite processes prior to publication.