WhatsApp, WeChat set for revenue bonanza

2015-09-30 07:28

Over the top (OTT) voice providers are set for a massive increase in revenue, but will also face challenges, a research paper has suggested.

Is Telkom readying to buy Cell C?

2015-09-28 13:45

Local fixed-line telecommunications company Telkom has issued a cautionary announcement, sparking speculation that it could buy Cell C.

Cell C is ‘profitable’ - CEO

2015-09-23 12:05

The CEO of South Africa’s third largest mobile network Cell C has said that the company is operationally profitable and in "a very healthy situation".

Cell C injects millions into W Cape network

2015-09-09 16:17

The mobile network plans injecting R427m in the province in a bid to boost its network performance there.

Fin24 users fume over expired mobile data

2015-08-31 09:01

Mobile networks in South Africa are ‘stealing’ their customers’ data, say Fin24 users.

Cell C drops free WhatsApp promotion

2015-08-27 14:54

The mobile operator is ending its free access promotion to the messaging service.

Networks ‘wrong’ to hike contract prices

2015-08-17 14:58

Fin24 users support a move by the National Consumer Commission (NCC) to investigate mobile networks over price increases.

Bribery claims rock Neotel as CEO takes special leave

2015-07-31 16:53

Telecoms company Neotel has placed its chief executive officer Sunil Joshi and chief financial officer Steven Whiley on special leave amid an investigation into bribery.

Cell C pleased with dog humping ad ruling

2015-07-08 14:00

Cell C has welcomed the ruling from the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) which rejected complaints on an advert for the mobile operator.

Vodacom-Neotel deal should worry Telkom - analyst

2015-07-01 15:43

Regulators' approval of Vodacom’s R7bn bid to buy fixed-line business Neotel should worry Telkom, says an analyst.


Telkom 'prepared' to spend billions buying Cell C

2015-09-28 16:13

Telkom is seeking to buy mobile-phone operator Cell C for less than the R22bn value placed on the company, according to Bloomberg.

Cell C CEO eyes JSE listing

2015-09-25 12:33

José Dos Santos, chief executive officer of mobile network Cell C, says a stock exchange listing for the company is on his 'radar'.

Cell C's LTE network finally goes live

2015-09-23 10:46

South Africa's third biggest mobile network Cell C has launched its LTE network this week, the last major local operator to do so.

Flirting with migration to prepaid

2015-09-06 15:08

Maya Fisher-French explores the world of prepaid connectivity

Heated debate over legality of data expiration

2015-08-28 11:34

How and when mobile networks expire consumers’ unused data is coming under the spotlight again in South Africa.

Telkom sees Cell C purchase as way to grow

2015-08-26 15:09

South Africa’s biggest landline provider sees a potential acquisition of closely held wireless company Cell C as a way to grow its own mobile-phone business.

Commission to probe contract price hikes

2015-08-14 11:09

The National Consumer Commission is investigating mobile networks’ price increases after consumers complained about price hikes in the middle of contract periods.

Telkom wins top value for money mobile title

2015-07-20 09:15

Telkom has edged out the top mobile operators in SA to earn the most value for money title, new research has suggested.

Why spectrum is key to Vodacom’s broadband hopes

2015-07-02 06:45

Radio frequency spectrum is becoming a battleground for South Africa’s biggest mobile network Vodacom in its bid to provide faster broadband, according to analysts.

me&you surprises with 5GB data bundle offer

2015-07-01 10:27

Mobile virtual network operator me&you mobile has announced a new data bundle designed to entice consumers to its service.

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