Telkom in movie streaming world record bid

2015-11-30 09:03

Ten South Africans will attempt to break Canadian Suresh Joachim’s Guinness world record of 120 hours and 23 minutes for streaming movies.

Usain Bolt to market Telkom fibre

2015-11-22 09:46

The Olympic star is set to promote the company’s fibre broadband technology as it attempts catching up with competitors.

Alec Hogg: Why SA is one of the best places right now to be an entrepreneur

2015-11-19 15:34

Alec Hogg shares some of his entrepreneurial experiences, and builds the case for why he believes SA is one of the very best places to be an entrepreneur.

Mobile helps boost Telkom earnings

2015-11-16 10:26

Fixed line revenues are tumbling but mobile has helped spur a jump in earnings at Telkom, the company said in its interim results statement.

Telkom confirms bid to buy Cell C

2015-11-09 09:49

South Africa’s biggest fixed line network Telkom has for the first time confirmed that it is in discussions about the possible acquisition of mobile network Cell C.

Telkom’s R14bn offer for Cell C ‘rejected’

2015-10-30 05:00

Oger Telecom has rejected a R14bn offer from Telkom for its 75% stake in Cell C, according to Bloomberg.

Telkom, Old Mutual collaborate on funeral cover

2015-10-20 09:46

Telkom has inked a partnership agreement with insurance giant Old Mutual to provide prepaid customers with funeral cover.

Fibre players took Telkom ‘by surprise’

2015-10-14 09:41

Independent fibre broadband companies’ approach of targeting homeowners' associations to install their networks took Telkom by surprise, says an official.

More job worries for ex-Telkom staff

2015-10-02 10:02

Over 200 ex-Telkom staff have been issued with consultation letters at their new employer WNS, one of the fixed-line operator's outsourced companies.

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.


Questions over Telkom’s Usain Bolt campaign

2015-11-23 09:39

Fin24 users have questioned Telkom’s use of star athlete Usain Bolt in marketing fibre broadband in South Africa.

Nigeria's tighter business controls a 'new normal'

2015-11-20 06:30

Various SA companies like Telkom, Standard Bank, MTN and Tiger Brands, have learnt expensive lessons in Nigeria. However tighter regulations could be good for business.

Telkom’s talks to buy Cell C fall through

2015-11-19 15:30

Fixed-line operator Telkom has abandoned negotiations with Dubai-based Oger Telecoms over a potential purchase of Cell C.

SA broadband market must open up, say Fin24 users

2015-11-10 15:58

The government should expand partnerships with the private sector to boost the rollout of broadband in SA, say Fin24 users.

Telkom staff cuts to cost R1.5bn

2015-11-03 10:26

Fixed-line telecoms provider Telkom has made a provision of R1.5bn for voluntary severance and retirement packages affecting 3 108 staff.

Thousands of Pretoria homes to get fibre broadband

2015-10-27 11:47

Telkom’s newly spun-off broadband wholesale division Openserve plans to connect more than 10 000 Pretoria East homes to fibre technology.

Meet Openserve, Telkom’s redesigned wholesale division

2015-10-15 14:05

ADVERTORIAL: Introducing Openserve, a distinct business unit within the Telkom Group, formed to offer a renewed focus on wholesale customers in particular.

Telkom spins off new ‘Openserve’ division

2015-10-13 13:56

Fixed-line business Telkom has launched a new separate wholesale broadband division dubbed ‘Openserve’.

Union calls for dismissal of Telkom CEO

2015-10-01 13:28

The Communication Workers Union wants the chief executive officer of Telkom fired because of an alleged lack of transformation and job cuts at the company.

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.

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