Competition watchdog throws out complaint against Vodacom, MTN

2017-04-18 17:28

The Competition Commission will not prosecute a complaint lodged by Cell C against Vodacom and MTN over anti-competitive conduct.

Cell C posts its first-ever full-year profit

2017-03-14 13:55

South Africa’s third largest mobile network Cell C has recorded its first full-year profit of R540m, following a R5.6bn loss the previous year.

Brutal battle wages over control of Cell C

2017-02-26 06:10

A bruising corporate battle is set to play out over the next two days over the control of mobile operator Cell C.

Cell C downgraded to lowest junk status after missing payments

2017-02-07 12:56

South Africa's third largest network Cell C has been downgraded to a ‘D’ credit rating by ratings agency Standard & Poor’s – the lowest junk status rating for a company.

Telkom Mobile to fight for its share

2016-11-20 06:01

Although Telkom’s mobile unit is at last profitable, it faces an uphill battle to sustain profitability.

Here is how much money Cell C is making

2016-10-18 12:50

Full financial results of South Africa’s third largest mobile network, Cell C, have been revealed for the first time ever.

South Africa has the second highest data contract prices among a select group of seven countries, according to a study prompted by the local #datamustfall trend.

South Africa has the second highest data contract prices among a select group of seven countries, according to a study prompted by the local #datamustfall trend.

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‘Disappearing act: Where is my mobile data going?’

2016-09-26 16:11

Mobile networks such as MTN and Vodacom have come under the spotlight in recent weeks over their allegedly high data prices as the #datamustfall hashtag gathered pace on Twitter.

Cell C launches its first reality show

2016-09-14 15:05

A new mobile TV reality show, #BreakTheNet, is coming to Cell C who plan to start their own video-on-demand service.

Glitch knocks Cell C network in Gauteng

2016-09-05 14:35

South Africa’s third largest mobile network Cell C says its network has suffered downtime in parts of Gauteng.


Cell C boss: We’re not in a capex race

2017-03-15 06:04

South Africa’s third largest mobile network, Cell C, is not in a race to beef up its capital expenditure, says the company’s CEO Jose Dos Santos.

Last-minute deal reached between Blue Label, Cell C

2017-02-27 14:20

Local telecommunications player Blue Label Telecoms has reached a last-minute agreement that is expected to see it acquire 45% of Cell C.

Cell C rejects Telkom's offer to purchase

2017-02-23 13:34

Embattled mobile network Cell C has turned down an offer to purchase from Telkom, saying that transactions with JSE-listed Blue Label Telecoms are still taking place.

MTN issues warning over 'bill shock'

2017-01-17 14:33

Mobile network provider MTN has warned that the transition from a feature phone to a smartphone, roll out of 4G and social media usage have led to depleting data bundles.

Alan Knott-Craig earned R47m in his time as Cell C CEO

2016-10-18 16:07

Local telecoms veteran and former Vodacom CEO Alan Knott-Craig took home a total of just over R46m from Cell C during his two year tenure at the company.

Blue Label to inject R5.5bn in Cell C

2016-10-05 09:27

Blue Label Telecoms plans to buy a 45% stake in South Africa’s third largest mobile network Cell C for R5.5bn.

Cell C ‘gives away’ cash in new contract drive

2016-09-28 12:19

South Africa’s number three network Cell C has embarked on an aggressive market move in which it is giving away up to R10 000 to customers.

Parliament may take #DataMustFall debate further

2016-09-22 15:08

Members of Parliament could take the debate on allegedly high South African mobile data prices one step further than just a portfolio committee hearing.

MTN loses phone number porting court case

2016-09-06 17:03

MTN Group has been ordered by a Johannesburg court to allow customers to keep their phone numbers when leaving for other telecommunications competitors.

Blue Label’s Cell C acquisition deal ‘on track’

2016-08-18 06:57

Blue Label Telecoms says plans to acquire 35% of Cell C as part of a recapitalisation of plan are still “on track”.

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