BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY MEDIA COMPANY
Companies
Sectors
MTN
2:40
Yesterday

MTN-backed Ayoba notches up over 5m users

The instant messaging app now supports 5.5 million users across the African continent, as its features expand to include voice and video calling.

3:30
Tuesday

MTN looks to connect 60K homes with Supersonic AirFibre

The first commercial rollout of the fibre-quality connectivity solution will commence in Soweto, Mamelodi, Fairlands and Honeydew.

2:20
Monday

MTN Foundation hands over multimedia centre in Limpopo

The MTN Foundation creates a multimedia centre in Limpopo that will cater for deaf, blind and partially-sighted students in digital skills development.

2:50

MTN to pour R2bn into Ghana infrastructure expansion

MTN Ghana commits to spend R2.1 billion in total capex in the year, to meet the demand of digital services and help maintain network quality.

3:40
22 Apr

COVID-19 has SA business turning to ‘switchboards in the sky’ to maintain productivity

The pandemic prompted more businesses to move across to the mobile PABX platform, says Songezo Mosisi, acting general manager of SME at MTN Business.

6:20

Spectrum policy flaws ‘will alienate millions of South Africans’

The spectrum policy is impaired by fundamental failures, which will rob millions of South Africans of crucial digital services, says the Free Market Foundation.

1:30

Ethiopia sets new date for telecoms licences bids

The deadline has now been shifted from 5 March 2021 to 26 April 2021, as the country opens up its telecommunications industry to private investment.

2:30
9 Apr

Blow to MTN staffers accusing execs of swindling them of millions

The High Court removes the case in which the employees were accusing the company’s senior execs of swindling millions of empowerment shares.

3:20

Local device manufacturers get a bite of govt comms tender

Device manufacturers serving SA’s mobile carriers are set to score a big chunk of the newly-issued multibillion-rand government communications tender.

5:30
Apr 6, 2021

SA’s big telcos take #DataMustFall trend further

Vodacom, MTN, Telkom and Cell C drop their data prices, saying this will drive digital transformation in response to the consequences of COVID-19.

3:30
Apr 1, 2021

SA’s top operators share govt’s lucrative telecoms tender

The companies will each make two mobile bundles available to the various public services, as well as provide gadgets.

2:30
Mar 31, 2021

Vodacom commits R87m to vaccine storage, transportation

The telco will also deploy a state-of-the-art COVID-19 vaccine management platform across the African Union member states.

Related topics