MTN readies for 2017 Nigeria listing

2016-07-28 09:59

Africa’s biggest mobile network, MTN, is taking steps to ensure the listing of its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.

Data the new voice as Telkom shifts focus

2016-07-22 15:59

Gigabytes are becoming more important than voice minutes when it comes to mobile networks structuring their phone contracts, says an expert.

SA 'poised' to sell high-speed broadband spectrum

2016-07-15 07:35

South Africa will start the process of selling broadband spectrum after a delay of several years, a significant step toward introducing high-speed internet.

MTN beefs up team with another top banker

2016-07-08 07:49

Africa’s biggest mobile network by subscribers, MTN, has hired another top banker to join its team amid a management shake-up.

MTN group CFO Brett Goschen quits

2016-07-04 11:28

Africa’s biggest mobile network by subscribers, MTN, says its group chief financial officer Brett Goschen is leaving the company after 14 years’ service.

How much Fin24 users paid to cancel their phone contracts

2016-07-01 15:01

Research from a local phone bill monitoring company has revealed that South Africans can expect to possibly pay thousands to cancel their phone contracts.

How MTN shaved billions off its Nigerian fine

2016-07-01 10:14

The entrance of former US Attorney General Eric Holder in helping to reduce the $3.9bn fine marked a change of strategy for the mobile network.

MTN sees number of Uganda phone operators dwindling

2016-06-29 10:16

Uganda may be poised to lose some of its mobile-phone companies due to a 'highly saturated' voice market that’s causing some operators to halt investment, says MTN.

MTN dumps its 50% stake in Afrihost

2016-06-24 10:14

Local mobile network MTN plans to dispose of its shareholding in internet service provider Afrihost.

MTN CEO appointment a ‘blow to transformation’ - BMF

2016-06-22 14:14

South Africa’s Black Management Forum has expressed its disappointment at the appointment of Rob Shuter as MTN’s new chief executive officer.


Vodacom-MTN ‘duopoly’ risks being entrenched, says Cell C

2016-07-27 07:00

A plan to auction off wireless broadband spectrum without government buy-in and greater consultation risks entrenching Vodacom and MTN's dominance, says Cell C.

MTN shares nosedive on profit warning

2016-07-19 10:39

Nigeria’s mega fine on mobile network MTN is still weighing on the company as it warned of forthcoming losses on Tuesday.

MTN cuts fibre broadband prices by 50%

2016-07-12 10:09

Mobile network MTN says it has slashed its fibre bundle contract prices by 50% in a move to boost its competitiveness in the market.

Here's how to calculate your phone contract cancellation fee

2016-07-07 12:06

Phone bill monitoring company Tarrific has revealed how mobile networks could calculate your contract cancellation fee.

MTN hires Barclays Africa’s Van Coller

2016-07-04 09:10

Former Barclays Africa’s head of investment banking, Stephen Van Coller, has been appointed by MTN as vice president of strategy and mergers and acquisitions.

MTN SA CEO awarded R5.2m in shares

2016-07-01 11:42

Mobile network MTN has dished out R5.2m worth of shares to the chief executive officer of its South African unit, Mteto Nyati.

Here’s how much it costs to cancel your phone contract

2016-06-30 15:16

Cancelling your cellphone contract could cost you thousands of rands, says a local phone bill monitoring company.

Sony Xperia X goes on sale in SA

2016-06-28 12:27

Sony’s latest smartphone gadget has gone on sale in SA at a price point below that of its flagship Xperia Z5.

MTN bets on mobile banking with new CEO

2016-06-23 20:15

MTN's new boss Rob Shuter has been brought in to boost profits by persuading its 200 million clients to use their handsets to store money and pay bills.

SHARE WATCH: Focus on international dealmakers

2016-06-21 15:53

Overberg Asset Management analyst Kirk Swart looks at shares which made interesting international movements in this week's five shares to watch.

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