Top 5 on Fin24: KPMG's client rout, Gigaba protects PIC and Eskom's new acting CEO

2017-10-06 19:51

In case you missed it, here is a roundup of the day's top 5 Fin24 reads

Vodacom's share price recovers after probe spook

2017-10-05 16:36

The share price of cell phone giant Vodacom recovered during trading on Thursday, after taking a knock on Wednesday on the back of an announcement by the Competition Commission that it would investigate the cell phone giant for ”abuse of dominance".

Top 5 on Fin24: Vodacom probe, Brown admonishes Eskom, and Wits drops KPMG

2017-10-04 17:42

In case you missed it, here is a roundup of Wednesday's top 5 reads on Fin24.

#DataMustFall: Vodacom slashes out-of-bundle data costs

2017-10-04 06:30

Network provider Vodacom has announced that it will “significantly reduce” out-of-bundle prices for all customers from mid-October.

SAA still negotiating with Vodacom to release new CEO Vuyani Jarana

2017-09-21 13:22

SAA is still in negotiations with Vodacom over its contract with the state-owned airline’s newly appointed chief executive Vuyani Jarana.

Right2Know to lead protest for cheaper data prices

2017-09-19 06:11

Civil organisation Right2Know will on Tuesday protest at headquarters of South Africa’s four largest telecommunications companies in Gauteng, demanding that the price of cellular data decrease.

Pupil overwhelmed by public support after Vodacom data glitch

2017-08-23 09:43

Bongani Mthombeni was approached by scores of social media users offering him assistance after he missed a bursary application deadline because Vodacom had depleted his data.

#News24 ICYMI: Fury over Vodacom's data disaster; hundreds confess to eating human flesh; and John Legend is coming to SA!

2017-08-22 18:42

Clients furious over Vodacom's data "glitch", Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma gets a frosty welcome in Marikana, Lindiwe Sisulu says President Jacob Zuma should face an inquiry, and see how a scooter rider plunges into a huge sinkhole.

Fin24 readers enraged after Vodacom 'data theft'

2017-08-22 13:38

An overwhelming majority of customers say it is not the first time mobile operator Vodacom has "robbed" them of data.

Vodacom to reimburse customers struck by data glitch

2017-08-22 08:11

Vodacom will reimburse customers affected by Monday night's billing issue, after scores of customers took to social media sites to complain when a network glitch stole data from users.


Vodacom: Medication likely by drone in SA by 2025

2017-10-06 13:31

Vodacom will be exploring new digital opportunities which include medication delivered to rural areas by drone and self-parking taxis.

Vodacom slumps on Competition Commission probe of Treasury contract

2017-10-05 09:18

Vodacom has slumped after the Competition Commission announced a probe into a contract with the National Treasury that may constitute an abuse of market dominance.

Vodacom surprised at Competition Commission investigation

2017-10-04 16:04

Vodacom said it was aware of the investigation and was "committed to fully cooperating with the commission".

Vodacom zero-rates data charges for student websites

2017-09-27 15:35

Vodacom has zero-rated its internet data costs to certain key university websites for student and staff subscribers, amid growing demand for data prices to fall.

#DataMustFall: R2K picketers call for cellphone companies to ring in the changes

2017-09-19 15:36

Civil organisation Right2Know has led pickets outside the four major telecommunications companies in Gauteng, demanding affordable voice and data costs for South Africans.

Vodacom CEO promises free 500MB to all hit by data glitch

2017-08-23 14:16

Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub says the network will give all customers affected by its recent network glitch, 500MB over and above reimbursement of lost data.

How Vodacom's data blunder happened

2017-08-22 20:20

Vodacom said the technically glitch that drained data bundles from a significant number of its customers on Monday, was sparked by a configuration change to the network’s billing system.

Here’s how to get your Vodacom data back

2017-08-22 15:39

Network provider Vodacom has made good on its promise to reimburse customers after a data depletion error, but not everyone has been refunded.

'Vodacom stop stealing from us!' - Twitter users react to lost data

2017-08-22 11:49

If you're totally confused about the Vodacom data saga, we've put together a short synopsis, and some online reaction.

Vodacom's Fatima Hassim proves women can reach tech leadership heights

2017-08-21 15:10

Vodacom's Fatima Hassim aims to drive digital transformation in the ever-evolving ICT space, and sees the industry as a game-changer in improving the lives of ordinary South Africans.

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