LTE expansion is ‘too slow’ in SA

2015-05-20 16:44

Despite a number of roll-outs, the growth of LTE networks in South Africa is happening at too slow a pace, say Fin24 users.

Data centre glitch disrupts Telkom services

2015-05-18 15:43

Internet services, contact centres and shops affiliated with telecoms company Telkom were briefly offline following a network switch failure in Centurion.

Over 1 000 at Telkom hit by outsourcing move

2015-04-30 16:20

A total of 1 169 employees at Telkom have been affected by the telecom company’s outsourcing measures.

Telkom wins fleet management court battle

2015-04-24 17:13

A fleet management business has lost its court battle with Telkom over a contract dispute.

Fleet management company takes Telkom to court

2015-04-15 14:49

A fleet management business has launched court action against Telkom after losing a contract to supply the telecom company's team of field technicians with vehicles.

Telkom faces criticism over line rental price hikes

2015-04-13 09:34

Consumers are questioning why telecoms company Telkom is increasing its line rental prices by 13%.

Website apologises for Telkom April Fool joke

2015-04-02 09:08

An April Fool's joke has backfired, forcing a South African publication to say sorry to telecoms operator Telkom and energy provider Eskom.

Telkom delays outsourcing date

2015-03-31 11:10

Telecoms network Telkom has pushed forward the date on which it plans to transfer staff affected by its outsourcing plans by one month.

Telkom edges closer to sealing BCX deal

2015-03-17 13:28

An African regional competition body has given Telkom the green light for the R2.7bn deal.

Govt rules out Telkom stake sale

2015-03-03 16:30

Minister says government does not plan to sell its stake in the Johannesburg Stock Exchange listed telecoms company in order to raise money for Eskom.


Telkom to expand LTE Advanced network

2015-05-19 10:49

The telecommunications company says it is expanding its LTE-A network footprint to a further 22 suburbs across South Africa.

Cell C considers job cuts

2015-05-07 17:01

More job losses may hit the local telecommunications sector as mobile network Cell C is starting consultations around possible retrenchments.

Telkom to spend millions on retrenchments

2015-04-29 16:10

The telecoms company has made a provision for retrenchment and voluntary severance packages of approximately R591m, according to an operational update.

Telkom announces wholesale price cuts

2015-04-23 14:40

The wholesale business of telecoms network Telkom has announced price reductions of between 10% and 63% for its product range.

Fireworks as SA politicians debate broadband

2015-04-15 13:08

Members of Parliament have clashed with the minister of posts and telecommunications over the strategic broadband plan.

Telkom to hike line rental prices

2015-04-10 14:41

Telecoms company Telkom is set to hike its line rental fees on May 1, according to a document on its website.

Why Eskom should do a Telkom

2015-04-01 09:28

The state-owned power utility needs to get more private sector involvement to deal with the problems it is facing, says an expert.

Go-slows hit Telkom call centres

2015-03-23 09:59

Staff intimidation and walk-outs have allegedly affected Telkom’s call centres as discussions with unions about the company’s restructuring plans have fallen through.

Complaints over SA’s ‘poor’ broadband situation

2015-03-11 10:06

Decent internet products are hard to find in South Africa, say a number of Fin24 readers.

Telkom: Union ‘misrepresented facts' of court order

2015-02-26 12:16

The telecoms network has hit back at a statement made by a union regarding a Johannesburg Labour Court order.

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