Spectrum allocation now critical, analysts warn ICASA
Telecoms experts say the sustainability of price reductions will depend on the market structure the regulatory authorities create with spectrum allocations.
MTN unlocks mobile virtual network operator potential in SA
The launch of PnP Mobile demonstrates the mobile virtual network operator market has been enriched by the entry of MTN as a wholesale provider, analysts say.
Ericsson signs key deals to connect Sub-Saharan Africa
The company signs a series of contracts in Kenya, South Africa, Madagascar and Benin, which it says highlights its growing footprint in the region.
Pick n Pay, MTN collaborate to launch SA’s newest MVNO
PnP Mobile will run on MTN’s mobile network infrastructure to offer customers prepaid, SIM-based access to services, with data rewards each month.
Huge Group makes headway in Cell C to MTN network migration
The JSE-listed holding firm migrates customers from former partner Cell C after the companies were embroiled in a financial dispute.
Telkom solidifies mobile market position with half-year earnings
The group says its performance was sound despite a difficult trading environment due to the adverse impact of COVID-19 on the economy.
Owners of 5G-ready devices have long wait to full 5G
Limited 5G coverage and high-priced 5G devices are among the factors that will hinder the growth of SA’s 5G smartphone market, say analysts.
MTN posts strong Q3 results, nets R2.3bn from Jumia
The telco weathers a multitude of challenges to record financial gains in the third quarter and exits from its 18.9% investment in e-commerce platform Jumia.