Vodacom boosts profit 23%

2013-05-20 07:59

Vodacom has reported a 23% rise in full-year profit underpinned by a strong performance by its African subsidiaries and growth in data usage.

Vodacom tops reputation survey

2013-04-24 09:58

Mobile telecommunications company Vodacom has been judged to have the best reputation of SA's top 20 JSE-listed companies, the Reputation Institute says.

MTN profit falls short of expectations

2013-03-06 08:58

MTN has fallen short of expectations with a 2% rise in full-year profit, as foreign currency losses eroded profit from key markets like Iran.

Vodacom issued with court papers

2013-01-18 14:08

Telecoms giant Vodacom is facing a court challenge from Wi-Fi specialist WirelessG over Wi-Fi exclusivity.

Vodacom to roll out 4G by year-end

2012-09-28 11:17

Vodacom plans to launch 4G high-speed services by the end of this year, its incoming CEO Shameel Joosub says.

Vodacom slashes UK roaming rates

2012-07-16 13:34

Vodacom subscribers travelling to the United Kingdom will reportedly save up to 76% on calls made to SA and receive free incoming calls.

Vodacom MD steps down

2012-06-14 17:25

Vodacom SA managing director Sipho Maseko has resigned with immediate effect.

Cell C move sparks price war

2012-05-27 11:21

There's a price war raging between South Africa's cellphone networks after Cell C lowered the rates of its prepaid calls by more than 34%.

Vodacom forecasts higher earnings

2012-05-03 08:48

Mobile carrier Vodacom says it expects headline earnings per share for the year ended March 31 to be between 5% and 10% higher.

Vodacom boasts sales jump

2012-02-08 13:52

Vodacom has reported a 12% rise in third quarter sales, boosted by more customers and growth in its data business.


One-on-one, we don't stand a chance

2013-05-06 16:43

A Fin24 user who was defrauded of R29 000 from his Absa accounts makes an impassioned plea for properly researched and supported class action.

Vodacom lifts full-year earnings 25%

2013-04-24 08:30

Vodacom says its full-year earnings rose by as much as 25%, lifted by a strong performance in its mobile business and a favourable tax change.

Vodacom ups third-quarter revenue

2013-02-06 07:59

Mobile operator, Vodacom Group has reported a 1.7% increase in third-quarter revenue as it boosted the number of active customers.

Vodacom to remain in DRC, says new CEO

2012-09-28 12:14

Vodacom is no longer looking to exit the Democratic Republic of Congo, says incoming CEO Shameel Joosub, signalling a change of strategy over the contested unit.

Vodacom boosts customers, revenue

2012-07-19 07:51

Vodacom, a unit of British mobile operator Vodafone, has reported a 9.3% rise in first-quarter revenue, buoyed by growth in data and customers.

Vodacom CEO to step down

2012-07-05 08:54

Vodacom has announced that chief executive Pieter Uys will leave the company in March 2013 and be replaced by Shameel Joosub.

Vodacom DRC share auction put on hold

2012-06-04 12:53

The Democratic Republic of Congo Supreme Court has suspended a planned mandatory auction of shares in the local unit of mobile phone provider Vodacom.

Vodacom ups profit on higher capex

2012-05-21 08:52

Vodacom has posted a modest 8% rise in full-year earnings, coming just short of expectations after a hefty tax bill and high capital expenditure costs.

Cell C wants to double market share

2012-03-29 08:50

Cell C aims to double its market share in the next three to four years by luring customers from rivals MTN and Vodacom, says incoming CEO Alan Knott-Craig.

DRC court orders Vodacom to pay up

2012-01-27 09:10

A court in the Democratic Republic of Congo has ordered Vodacom to pay at least $21m in unpaid fees to a former consultant, according to a report.

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