SA does need to contribute to SADC development, but charity begins at home, say Parliamentary committee members.
The region still has a low broadband penetration rate and the market is highly under-serviced, says Frost & Sullivan.
The continent's position in the global economy is marked by dramatic contrasts, says the research firm.
Industry players sign a compact with the Department of Communications to ensure 100% broadband penetration in SA.
Proliferation of mobile devices has given rise to new media-rich and bandwidth-hungry apps, say industry players.
Improvements in broadband penetration directly correlate to improvements in GDP, says the ITU.
Egypt will remain one of the fastest growing telecoms markets in the region, says Pyramid Research.
The goal of 50% broadband penetration by 2015 might be too ambitious for SA, industry observers say.
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