Xenophobic content to be taken offline

2015-04-29 17:17

Local internet content that is deemed racist or xenophobic is planned to be taken offline as part of a call by the Ministry of Telecommunications and Postal Services.

SA 'not spending enough' on broadband

2015-04-22 08:49

The Internet Service Providers' Association has called on the government to spend more money on broadband as the country eyes the goal of universal access by 2020.

Fireworks as SA politicians debate broadband

2015-04-15 13:08

Members of Parliament have clashed with the minister of posts and telecommunications over the strategic broadband plan.

Mugabe arrives in SA for first state visit in 21 years

2015-04-07 18:27

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace have arrived in South Africa for their first state visit since 1994.

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 internet going mobile - study

2015-04-29 10:30

More South Africans are becoming connected while on the move, according to research from Ericsson.

Cwele urges local manufacture of set-top boxes

2015-04-16 08:18

The minister of posts and telecommunications has urged Usaasa to remain committed to local manufacture for set-top boxes.

Mugabe visits Hector Pieterson memorial

2015-04-09 20:34

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has made a brief appearance at the Hector Pieterson Memorial in Soweto to conclude his two-day state visit of South Africa.

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.

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