Telkom makes push for FreeMe by killing contract offerings

2017-08-16 20:38

Fixed and mobile operator Telkom has removed numerous contract options in efforts to drive customers towards its FreeMe offering.

Telkom wins landmark case against Vodacom

2017-07-27 10:08

Mobile and fixed-line operator Telkom has won a landmark case with costs against rival network Vodacom for unlawful use of its infrastructure.

These SA companies enter Moody's Crossover Zone

2017-07-20 18:47

Moody's Crossover Zone report analyses global non-financial companies closest to the line separating investment grade and speculative grade.

Telkom CEO hangs up on empowerment

2017-07-07 06:00

Why appoint an international advertising agency when the job can be done better by local black talent, asks Tshwane Malope.

Cell C's big, cheap data bundles to shake up market

2017-06-05 12:25

Mobile network operator, Cell C has reacted to decreasing data prices by slashing prices on its data deals. Its offering now rivals Telkom’s FreeMe bundles.

Telkom to split company into four units - sources

2017-06-01 16:40

Telkom SA, taking the next step in a four-year turnaround under chief executive officer Sipho Maseko, will overhaul its structure to spur profit and may consider offering stock in some of its units in the future.

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.


State asset sales could plug budget and revenue holes - economist

2017-08-03 06:01

The government has a number of options to raise money for the fiscus and plug budget holes if it chooses to go the route of private sector participation, says an economist.

Gigaba could target R14bn Telkom stake for massive SAA bailout

2017-07-21 11:09

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has revealed the need to sell state assets in a bid to inject nearly R16bn into SAA so it can repay loans.

SA said to consider state internet company merger

2017-07-14 16:10

SA is considering a merger of state-owned technology firms Broadband Infraco and Sentech to speed up the roll-out of high-speed internet, say people familiar with the matter.

ALERT: Moody’s downgrades Eskom, Sasol, MTN, ACSA… and more

2017-06-14 06:01

Moody’s has downgraded the credit ratings of Eskom, Sasol, MTN, ACSA and taken action on eight other South African corporates.

Telkom raises dividend 56% as carrier enters next growth phase

2017-06-05 08:57

Telkom's full-year earnings and dividend both rose as South Africa’s biggest landline provider enters a new phase of growth by giving more autonomy to its four business units.

Telkom subsidiary CEB 'dividing strikers along union lines'

2017-05-22 13:59

A bitter intra-class battle is brewing among the ranks of striking workers and their unions, allegedly fuelled by Telkom subsidiary CEB Maintenance Africa.

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.

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