WhatsApp ‘disappointed’ after it’s blocked from off-boarding GovChat
The Facebook-owned app vows to defend the popular messaging platform from abuse, insisting GovChat has repeatedly refused to comply with its terms of service.
GovChat granted interim relief in Facebook, WhatsApp face-off
The Competition Tribunal deals Facebook-owned WhatsApp a blow, restricting it from removing the official citizen engagement platform for government from the messaging app.
GovChat pleased with interim order to stay on WhatsApp
GovChat welcomes the Competition Tribunal’s interim order that prevents its off-boarding from Facebook-owned WhatsApp’s business platform.
Green light for two renewable energy mergers in SA
The Competition Tribunal has given the go-ahead for two mergers of companies that supply renewable energy to power utility Eskom.
Tribunal issues interim order in GovChat, WhatsApp face off
The Competition Tribunal issues an order for interim arrangement in the GovChat, WhatsApp and Facebook matter.
WhatsApp off-boarding would curtail its existence, says GovChat
GovChat’s removal from Facebook-owned WhatsApp would materially prejudice the citizen engagement platform’s entire existence, says CEO Eldrid Jordaan.
Vodacom CEO takes jibe at Telkom over Rain deal
Telkom is trying to restrict the amount of spectrum Vodacom gets at the auction by making noise about roaming agreements with Rain, says Shameel Joosub.
Lobby group contests Vodacom-Rain pact, as telco denies merger
While Vodacom says its deal with Rain was sanctioned by the authorities, the Progressive Blacks in ICT says the arrangement cannot be allowed.
Telkom drags Vodacom, Rain to Competition Tribunal
Telkom wants the competition authorities to declare the suite of spectrum arrangements between Vodacom and Rain as a merger.
Standard Bank gets approval to acquire renewable energy projects
The competition watchdog gives a fund owned by the bank the green light to acquire Mulilo Prieska and De Aar projects in SA.