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.

Vodafone says UK headquarters in doubt after Brexit

2016-06-29 16:49

British telecoms giant Vodafone has warned that the future of its London-based headquarters is in doubt after voters chose to quit the European Union.

Neotel expects swift regulatory approval of R6.5bn sale

2016-06-28 11:10

Local telecommunications company Neotel expects regulators to approve the sale of its business to Econet-owned Liquid Telecom before the end of March 2017.

Vodacom doubles its CEO's pay to R22m

2016-06-17 10:57

Mobile network Vodacom has hiked the pay of its chief executive officer Shameel Joosub by almost double for the financial year ended March 2016.

Vodacom launches free jobs browsing platform

2016-06-07 16:28

South African job seekers now have the option of reducing their data consumption with a new zero rating platform from Vodacom.

Dispute threatens to delay Please Call Me talks

2016-06-03 10:08

Vodacom has said negotiations to compensate a former employee who is credited with the idea for a popular calling service could be delayed because of a dispute.

Vodacom asked to delay ‘Please Call Me’ settlement money

2016-05-26 14:04

The mobile network has been told to delay full payment to a former employee credited with the idea for a popular calling service, pending the outcome of a dispute.

SA mobile networks say no to ad blocking

2016-05-24 15:11

Local mobile operators have indicated that they are not investigating network level ad blocking services yet.

Nigeria suspends talks on MTN’s $3.9bn fine

2016-05-22 13:19

Nigeria has suspended talks with MTN about a record $3.9bn fine, while an investigation takes place into the size of the penalty and how it was delivered.

Cell C does superfast mobile network test

2016-05-18 14:14

Mobile operator Cell C has announced a high speed broadband test in excess of 600 megabits per second.


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.

Vodacom CEO awarded R18m in shares

2016-06-23 14:39

Mobile network Vodacom has dished out R18m worth of shares to its chief executive officer as part of its forfeitable share plan.

Cell C wins Wi-Fi calling battle with Vodacom

2016-06-08 08:54

Cell C has won its battle with Vodacom at the Advertising Standards Authority over a Wi-Fi calling dispute.

Short-term spike in SA feature phone sales

2016-06-05 17:43

Price is the reason for an even split between first quarter smartphone and feature phone sales in SA, a research organisation has said.

Here's where Vodacom is rolling out fibre broadband

2016-05-31 09:00

Vodacom has announced new pricing and areas covered by its fibre to the home (FTTH) rollout plan.

Why the telecoms industry is in a bind

2016-05-25 09:02

The telecoms sector faces a conundrum as demand for data continues to soar ahead of voice. But revenue from data is growing at a significantly slower rate than the increase in data traffic.

Vodacom and MTN want action on spectrum

2016-05-23 16:40

It has become urgent for the government to move on the allocation of mobile spectrum, local operators have urged.

Vodacom, MTN hit massive 1Gbps broadband speed

2016-05-19 09:21

Mobile operators Vodacom and MTN have re-asserted their position as senior mobile operators with a high speed mobile broadband test.

Vodacom’s fibre network passes 25 000 homes

2016-05-16 15:26

Mobile network Vodacom has joined South Africa’s fibre broadband land rush as the company says its high-speed network now passes around 25 000 homes in the country.

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