iiDENTIFii wins best enterprise solution at 2021 MTN App of the Year Awards

The MTN Business App of the Year Awards 2021 declared iiDENTIFii as the Best Enterprise Solution for its biometric digital authentication and automated onboarding solution.


MultiChoice enters ISP game with DStv Internet launch

The pay-TV giant has launched DStv Internet to provide internet access to those who do not have access to fibre services.

15 Sep

MTN provides R10m support for KZN spaza shops

The telco says it’s essential for it to partner with likeminded stakeholders to rebuild and restore the dignity of KZN and SA at large after the riots.


Treasury unveils portal to measure damage from July riots

Government says the portal will be used to establish the extent of the damage, so that it can make more informed decisions on the support mechanisms.


Spectrum stalemate jeopardises SA’s growth, warn analysts

Given the slow pace of economic development, it’s in the country’s best interests to accelerate spectrum allocation, say analysts and industry players.


FNB Connect outpaces telcos in satisfaction survey

Mobile telecoms customers are choosing to turn to trusted providers they already have a deep relationship with, says Consulta.

9 Sep

MTN in mobile money offensive with Flutterwave partnership

This partnership will allow businesses integrating Flutterwave in Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Rwanda, Uganda and Zambia to receive payments via MTN Mobile Money.


ICASA fails to reach out of court settlement with spectrum litigants

Despite the parties’ best efforts, a comprehensive settlement has not been achieved at this stage, says the telecoms regulator.


Ramaphosa to expedite SA Connect in broadband push

President Cyril Ramaphosa wants more people to participate in the ballooning digital economy, and pushes for the long-delayed project to be accelerated.


Operators question ‘premature’ returning of temporary spectrum

Mobile operators call on the regulator to again extend the temporary spectrum allocation, as the country is still battling the COVID-19 pandemic.

Aug 25, 2021

SA’s eSIM market competition intensifies with Telkom entry

With the current SIM forecast to be obsolete in the next decade, Telkom becomes the latest local telco to introduce eSIM support for its customers.

Aug 23, 2021

MTN taps Turkcell for new Ayoba head

Burak Akinci is named CEO of Simfy (Ayoba), reporting to MTN Group chief digital and fintech officer Serigne Dioum.

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