ARTICLES RELATING TO NEOTEL

Mystery shrouds R41m fee to Gupta-owned firm which benefitted from Neotel-Transnet deal

2019-06-11 16:17

The commission of inquiry into state capture has sought to understand why Gupta-linked company Homix was paid R41m by Neotel, after the technology company won a contract with Transnet.

Gupta-linked Homix earned over R36m from Neotel-Transnet deal

2019-05-27 20:11

Gupta-linked advisory firm Homix earned R36m for virtually no work done in facilitating a deal between Neotel and Transnet, the state capture inquiry has heard.

SA mulls partial sale of Broadband Infraco - sources

2016-08-23 17:39

The government will soon decide it is should part-privatise cash strapped Broadband Infraco, according to two people familiar with the matter.

Fed-up customers irate at Neotel internet downtime

2016-08-05 09:45

Technical gremlins have hit Neotel’s network as the company suffered issues with its data services.

Neotel expects swift regulatory approval of R6.5bn sale

2016-06-28 11:10

Local telecommunications company Neotel expects regulators to approve the sale of its business to Econet-owned Liquid Telecom before the end of March 2017.

Neotel keeps mum on fresh merger reports

2016-05-10 13:41

Local fixed-line telecommunications company Neotel is keeping tight-lipped amid reports that it could be up for sale again.

Roaming proposed to seal Vodacom-Neotel deal

2015-12-11 12:29

Almost 20 months after Vodacom launched a bid to buy Neotel for R7bn, the deal is set to head back to the Competition Commission with a mooted roaming agreement.

Neotel CEO Sunil Joshi quits

2015-12-07 16:11

The chief executive officer of fixed-line telecommunications company Neotel has resigned after an investigation cleared him of bribery.

Vodacom-Neotel merger hearing ‘postponed indefinitely’

2015-11-23 14:26

The Competition Tribunal has agreed to indefinitely postpone a hearing regarding a R7bn merger between Vodacom and Neotel.

MTN says Vodacom-Neotel deal would harm competition

2015-10-28 16:23

MTN said it opposes Vodacom’s acquisition of Neotel as the deal would give Vodacom dominance in South Africa’s high-speed Internet market.

 

Inquiry hears of sudden 'flurry of activity' in dormant Gupta-linked bank account

2019-06-10 12:09

The judicial commission inquiry into state capture has heard of a sudden 'flurry of activity' in a Standard Bank account held by Gupta-linked company Homix in 2014, in what ought to have raised reg flags.

EXCLUSIVE: Gupta 'negotiator' and the R4bn Transnet IT deal

2017-11-14 07:00

The value of a Transnet contract awarded to information technology (IT) company T-Systems ballooned from just under R1.7bn to nearly R3bn after known Gupta associate Salim Essa allegedly became a backchannel "negotiator" for the German multinational.

Anger grows at Neotel amid internet downtime

2016-08-08 14:39

Neotel customers continue to lambast the service provider on social networks, several days into internet connections woes.

No hiccups expected with Neotel deal, says Liquid Telecom

2016-06-29 15:20

Regulation is unlikely to hobble the R6.55bn sale of telecoms business Neotel to connectivity provider Liquid Telecom, said representatives of the latter company.

Econet snaps up Neotel for R6.5bn

2016-06-28 08:07

The buyer is partnering with Royal Bafokeng Holdings, which has committed to taking a 30% stake in Neotel.

Vodacom abandons bid to buy Neotel

2016-03-01 11:09

South Africa’s biggest mobile network Vodacom [JSE:VOD] has walked away from its bid to acquire fixed-line telecoms company Neotel for R7bn.

Vodacom drops bid to acquire Neotel’s spectrum

2015-12-08 09:50

South Africa’s biggest mobile network plans to acquire Neotel’s fixed line assets but not its spectrum amid opposition from rival companies.

Neotel CFO quits amid bribery claims

2015-11-27 13:06

The chief financial officer of fixed-line telecommunications company Neotel Steven Whiley has resigned after being placed on special leave.

Hearing into Vodacom-Neotel merger delayed

2015-11-23 08:13

The Competition Tribunal of South Africa has agreed to postpone a hearing into the proposed R7bn Vodacom-Neotel merger.

Bribery claims rock Neotel as CEO takes special leave

2015-07-31 16:53

Telecoms company Neotel has placed its chief executive officer Sunil Joshi and chief financial officer Steven Whiley on special leave amid an investigation into bribery.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.