Digital migration awareness campaign to cost R90m

2015-03-11 15:46

A digital terrestrial television (DTT) awareness campaign is expected to kick-off urgently, say two Parliament committees.

Mobile data crunch to hit SA, says GSMA

2015-02-10 11:19

South Africa does not have the necessary spectrum to cater for the country's growing appetite for mobile data, say experts.

SA govt moves on ICT policy options

2014-11-17 10:57

Minister Siyabonga Cwele has published a paper to discuss aspects such as universal access, spectrum policy, cybercrime and even the role of the post office in a converged environment.

SA post office board quits - report

2014-11-07 20:12

Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele says the SA Post Office's board has resigned as a strike rumbles on, a report says.

Jonas: Post office has two mandates

2014-10-23 11:53

The success of parastatals, including the Post Office, hinges on balancing viability with their government mandate, says Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas.

Strike-hit post office R90m more in the red

2014-09-30 17:00

The overdraft on the strike-hit SA Post Office’s current account has jumped by R90m since June, says Telecommunications and Postal Services minister Siyabonga Cwele.

Post offices countrywide in disrepair

2014-09-06 06:30

The postal services minister says more than 80% of post offices do not comply with safety and security measures.

Don't rely on political names - Mantashe

2014-07-29 18:01

Politicians' children should not depend on their name to get ahead in life, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says.

Dept defends Thuthukile Zuma's appointment

2014-07-25 13:34

President Jacob Zuma's daughter Thuthukile was appointed chief of staff at the telecommunications and postal services department after consideration of her "capacity" for the position, the department says.

Zuma set to announce cabinet

2014-05-25 07:59

President Jacob Zuma is set to announce his cabinet this morning and is reportedly planning a major shakeup of his security cluster.


Post Office turnaround to be completed ‘this month’

2015-02-24 10:03

Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services Siyabonga Cwele, in an interview with talk radio station 702, said postal services are returning to normal.

Gauteng digital school initiative 'doomed to fail'

2015-01-20 08:23

Paperless education in SA will remain a pipe dream, unless there is a definitive and sustainable funding to implement the policy, says a retailer.

Post office workers must end strike - committee

2014-11-11 14:02

Post office workers must return to work after the resignation of the post office board, says the portfolio committee on telecommunications and postal services.

Police probing post office strike violence

2014-10-29 19:05

Police are investigating at least 167 cases of violence related to the strike at the SA Post Office, says Telecommunications Minister Siyabonga Cwele.

Minister wants end to SA post office strike

2014-10-10 19:13

Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele has called on the SA Post Office and unions to end their nearly two-month-long labour dispute.

Vodacom 'ready' for 4G as data crunch looms

2014-09-19 12:15

Vodacom has completed the overhaul of its mobile network, and it is ready to roll out next-generation high speed data services.

SA post offices not safe to work in

2014-09-05 19:22

More than 80% of the SA Post Office buildings do not comply with the Occupational Health and Safety Act, says Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele.

Jacob Zuma’s family empire - report

2014-07-27 13:00

President Jacob Zuma's family have, among others, scored contracts in the oil, gold, cigarette, diamond and retail industries, reports City Press.

DA warns of apartheid-era ministry

2014-05-26 21:19

The DA says with the swearing in of the Siyabonga Cwele as minister of telecommunications and postal services, SA could see the rebirth of the apartheid-era information ministry.

Nearly 2 500 voting stations open late

2014-05-07 14:57

The IEC says a total of 2 449 voting stations experienced delays in opening because of, among others, staff arriving late and voting materials being delivered late.

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