Mixed reaction as telcos ponder new spectrum directive
Most mobile operators believe the new spectrum allocation policy is a positive development, while analysts express concern at the continued focus on the WOAN.
Ndabeni-Abrahams issues policy direction on spectrum
The long-awaited government framework for the licensing of high-demand spectrum is finally out.
ICASA’s new data regulations hurt Vodacom’s revenue in SA
The operator’s revenue in SA declines 1.2%, negatively impacted by the reduction in out-of-bundle data rates, among other issues.
BEE group wants Blue Label investigated for monopoly
An empowerment consortium claims the JSE-listed company has the prepaid airtime market monopoly and demands an immediate resolution.
GSMA cautions against poorly designed spectrum pathway
The mobile industry body warns against maximising revenues above the connectivity of citizens, as SA prepares to assign high-demand mobile spectrum sometime this year.