Cellphone coverage comes to underground Gautrain stations

2015-07-01 16:52

Losing cellphone signal at underground Gautrain stations is set to become a problem of the past.

Vodacom-Neotel deal should worry Telkom - analyst

2015-07-01 15:43

Regulators' approval of Vodacom’s R7bn bid to buy fixed-line business Neotel should worry Telkom, says an analyst.

Govt sells Vodacom stake to fund Eskom

2015-07-01 08:12

The government has sold its 13.91% stake in Vodacom to help fund the R23bn allocation to Eskom, says the National Treasury.

Govt in ‘advanced talks’ to sell Vodacom stake

2015-06-24 09:28

Government could sell its R27.7bn stake in Vodacom and the deal could be announced as early as this week, according to people familiar with the discussions.

SA has ‘over 10 000’ cellphone contract combinations

2015-06-19 15:01

South Africa only has four major mobile networks but there are over 10 000 combinations of phone contracts and add-on bundles, according to a research firm.

Cell C wants answers on Vodacom-Neotel deal

2015-06-18 15:21

Cell C wants to know why Vodacom’s R7bn bid for Neotel was approved by regulator Icasa, and the company is even threatening legal action to try to stop the buyout.

Icasa approves Vodacom’s R7bn bid for Neotel

2015-06-15 17:01

Vodacom’s R7bn offer to buy fixed-line and internet provider Neotel has been approved by South Africa’s communications regulator subject to conditions.

The mobile network has launched a new ad campaign that takes a cheeky look at South Africa's rising costs of living and other issues such as load shedding.

The mobile network has launched a new ad campaign that takes a cheeky look at South Africa's rising costs of living and other issues such as load shedding.

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Cell C signs Vodacom 3G roaming deal

2015-06-09 14:43

South Africa’s third largest mobile network Cell C says it has renegotiated its roaming agreement with Vodacom to include 3G services.

Customers increasingly unhappy with SA networks

2015-06-08 13:59

An index indicates that South African mobile service providers have scored lower on customer satisfaction this year.


What is the nature of Vodacom transaction - DA

2015-07-01 16:10

While the DA is "cautiously optimistic" about the government selling its 13.91% stake in Vodacom to the Public Investment Corporation, the party says it has a number of concerns regarding the nature of the transaction.

HEADLINES: Durban refugee camp closure, Eskom funding & Greece economy

In today's news headlines: the last refugee camp in Durban closes, Government sells its stake in Vodacom to fund Eskom and Greece's bailout plan expires.

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Competition Commission approves R7bn Vodacom-Neotel deal

2015-06-30 18:45

The regulatory authority has given the green light for Vodacom to buy Neotel for R7bn.

SA cellphone contracts ‘designed to confuse’

2015-06-22 11:19

Fin24 users have expressed their cynicism over why South Africa is said to have over 10 000 combinations of phone contracts and add-on bundles.

Here's how cyber crooks target SA firms

2015-06-19 12:47

Cyber criminals are engaged in a persistent large-scale target of South Africa companies, a new security report says.

Vodacom cautious over Neotel deal approval

2015-06-17 09:10

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa earlier this week gave Vodacom the green light to buy Neotel for R7bn.

How much Vodacom bosses get paid

2015-06-15 15:29

Top executive directors at South Africa’s biggest telecommunications company Vodacom have received lower bonus pay than in previous years.

Blind smartphone users get a boost from Vodacom

2015-06-09 16:10

Visually impaired people are set to benefit from a new partnership between the mobile network and the Cape Town Society for the Blind.

Telkom CEO: Vodacom-Neotel tie-up will boost competition

2015-06-09 11:39

Telkom CEO Sipho Maseko says if Vodacom’s bid to buy Neotel is given the green light by regulators, it could make for formidable competition.

SA govt ‘near’ to selling Vodacom stake

2015-06-06 09:21

South Africa is in talks to sell part or all of its stake in mobile phone company Vodacom Group to the Public Investment Corporation (PIC), according to Bloomberg sources.

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