A key struggle is government not paying up, state IT agency tells Parly

2019-11-30 10:30

SITA acting CEO Ntutule Tshenye said among its challenges involved getting government departments and entities that used its services to pay up.

Digital migration: What does it all mean?

2018-10-22 06:45

Government is ramping up migration to digital terrestrial television (DTT), Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane said at a briefing on Friday. But what is DTT and why is it needed?

Telkom turns to mobile and fibre as landline business takes knock

2018-05-28 10:19

Telkom is steering its business towards "new revenue streams", such as mobile, data and the Internet of Things, as its traditional business is in a decline, according to the group’s annual financial report.

Millions of rands allocated to faster broadband

2017-02-22 15:36

Implementing the transition from analogue to digital television would be key to boost investment in the short term and will release spectrum for broadband services, according to finance minister

Most police stations not linked to 10111 centres

2016-09-21 22:07

Only 412 out of 1140 police stations around the country are linked to the 10111 call centre, Parliament heard on Wednesday.

Why the telecoms industry is in a bind

2016-05-25 09:02

The telecoms sector faces a conundrum as demand for data continues to soar ahead of voice. But revenue from data is growing at a significantly slower rate than the increase in data traffic.

5 ways to make your clients love you

2016-02-11 18:10

The values that underpin relations with friends and colleagues should be the same that communication professionals base their client relationships on, says an expert.

Criticism grows over SABC’s COO

2014-07-11 14:35

The furore over the permanent appointment of Hlaudi Motsoeneng as the SABC's chief operating officer has gained momentum.


Deadline for digital migration still to be set - minister

2018-12-04 16:47

The official date to switch off analogue signal for broadcasting is yet to be set by the minister of communications.

Mokonyane hits out at SABC board over job losses

2018-09-17 17:07

Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane is strongly opposed to possible retrenchments at the public broadcaster.

SA ICT spend to exceed R287m

2017-02-22 15:45

The cost to implement Cabinet's approved ICT white paper policy recommendations and other ICT expenditure is expected to amount to R287.2m over the medium term.

Back to digital dark ages? Warning: Govt control will ‘throttle’ SA Internet world

2017-02-06 14:05

New policy has the potential to disrupt the established mobile network infrastructure by effectively nationalising the future 4G mobile network, warns the Free Market Foundation.

PR bigwig Ruth Golembo dies

2016-07-15 12:00

Well-known local PR and communications expert Ruth Golembo has passed away in Cape Town.

Safaricom: No procurement wrongdoing

2016-05-20 17:48

Safaricom, Kenya's biggest telecoms operator, says a leaked report on procurement processes has not shown any wrongdoing.

Ton Vosloo on choices, success and how M-Net was started with R50 000

2016-01-29 11:21

To build a successful business one needs a good business plan, a great business team and the support of the board, says former Naspers chair Ton Vosloo.

The R250bn pot

2011-03-01 11:18

SA's communication minister puts a price on the local telecoms market, writes Simon Dingle.

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