Latest Telecoms News about South Africa

Nashua Mobile to Close Down - Sells Customer Base to Vodacom and MTN

  ­Nashua Mobile, a South Africa based mobile airtime reseller has announced that it is selling its customer base to Vodacom and MTN as the company has decided to close down after it didn't renew its reseller agreements ...

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South African Regulator Wins Partial Victory in Attempt to Cut MTRs

  A South African court has ruled that planned mobile termination rate cuts by the regulator are illegal, but will still permit them to go ahead anyway....

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South African Regulator to Investigate Competition in the Market

  South Africa's telecoms regulator has announced a review of the state of competition in the country's information and technology sector....

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South Africa's MTN to take Over Management of Rival Mobile Network

  South Africa's Telkom has confirmed that it is in talks that could see the outsourcing of its mobile network infrastructure to rival mobile network, MTN....

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Vodacom Close to Announcing Deal to Buy Landline Operator, Neotel

  South Africa's Vodacom is said to be close to a deal that will see it buy a majority stake in the country's second landline network operator, Neotel....

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South Africa Sees Huge Spike in Demand for Tablet Devices in Q4 2013

  The country's traditional PC market suffered a better-than-predicted 18.8% decline over the same period to total 427,000 units, while there was more positive news for all-in-one (AiO) devices and convertible notebooks....

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South Africa's MTN to Challenge MTR Cuts in the Courts

  South Africa's MTN has confirmed that it plans to challenge the telecoms regulator's plans to amend the mobile termination rates in the courts....

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South Africa's Regulator Revamps Mobile Termination Rates

  South Africa's telecoms regulator has revamped the mobile termination rates, in a manner than delights the smaller operators and has annoyed the two larger networks....

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Telkom South Africa Denies Talks Over $3 Billion Bid from Mystery Investor

  South Africa's dominant landline network, Telkom SA has refuted media reports that it has been approached over a potential $3 billion investment in its mobile subsidiary....

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Telkom South Africa Sells Subsidiary Companies

  South Africa's dominant landline operator, Telkom has sold its Pan African business, iWayAfrica and Africa Online Mauritius through a private sale to Gondwana International Networks. ...

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