National car security crisis looms as Telkom threatens to cut lines

2017-03-24 14:20

Telkom intends cutting off all connection systems at the Road Traffic Management System should it not receive a payment of R8m by end of day, the Pretoria high court has heard.

Telkom said to mull purchase of Cell C debt in ownership bid

2017-02-27 13:27

Telkom is considering acquiring Cell C’s debt as it seeks to gain access to subscribers of the nation’s third-largest mobile-phone company.

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.

SA govt broadband tender 'cancelled'

2016-11-21 14:25

Broadband for all in South Africa has hit a snag as bidding for government’s first phase of its 'Connect' project has been cancelled, according to a tender bulletin update.

Union threatens to restart Telkom strike

2016-11-17 16:50

Industrial action could impact telecommunications company Telkom once again, the Communications Workers Union has threatened.

Telkom’s earnings gain on stronger mobile sales

2016-11-15 08:47

Telkom said first-half earnings rose 20% as South Africa’s biggest landline provider reported a maiden profit for its faster-growing mobile business.

How to beat inverse correlation between new head offices and performance

2016-11-02 15:50

Telkom's new campus in Centurion adds authenticity to its talk about downsizing, in stark contrast to Sasol's move into its new Sandton head office, says Alec Hogg.

Uncapped: How Telkom is throttling my business – entrepreneur

2016-10-02 14:47

The state of Telkom’s infrastructure is such that it has to treat its business customers like naughty school children: punishing all for the transgressions of a few.

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.

Union moves to ‘suspend’ Telkom strike

2016-09-09 11:44

The Communication Workers Union says it has suspended a strike against telecoms company Telkom.


Technical glitch knocks Telkom’s stores, systems

2017-03-07 13:12

A system glitch has slowed down stores and online platforms belonging to telecommunications provider Telkom.

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.

Telkom considers $1bn bid for Cell C - sources

2017-02-21 19:52

Telkom is considering a bid of as much as $1bn for wireless operator Cell C, which has missed debt payments and is trying to complete a recapitalisation, according to people familiar with matter.

Upward mobility

2016-11-20 06:00

Telkom Mobile made a profit for the first time in six years. We speak to the man of the moment.

‘Cheap’ FreeMe packages help boost Telkom’s earnings

2016-11-15 11:20

Low cost FreeMe contracts helped boost Telkom’s’ results for the six months ended September 2016, said the company in a statement.

Govt tight-lipped on broadband tender deal

2016-11-09 17:09

Government officials have kept mum on whether Telkom would be the preferred bidder to supply and maintain a national broadband project.

SA’s ICT white paper ‘potentially dangerous’ - Telkom

2016-10-20 15:02

Phone network Telkom has cautiously welcomed the publishing of South Africa’s ICT policy white paper but warned that parts of it are “potentially dangerous”.

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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SA allocates R2.5bn for high-speed broadband push

2016-09-20 16:03

The South African government has allocated R2.5bn for a push to roll out broadband networks across the country over the next three years, a potential boon to telecommunications carriers such as Telkom.

Union slams judge in Telkom retrenchment case

2016-08-31 15:27

The Communication Workers Union has cried foul over a damning labour court ruling handed down against it.

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