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MTN inks South Africa insurance partnership - Mobile World Live
MTN inks South Africa insurance partnership  Mobile World Live

MTN Group signed a deal to offer insurance in South Africa from multinational provider Sanlam through its app and digital sales channels, Business Day ...


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 14:42:31 GMT
MTN Zakhele-Futhi finding confirms new B-BBEE phase in South Africa - Sakeliga - IOL
MTN Zakhele-Futhi finding confirms new B-BBEE phase in South Africa - Sakeliga  IOL

The Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Commission's finding on the MTN Zakhele-Futhi transaction affects thousands of companies in SA.


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 12:30:00 GMT
MTN taps Vodacom for new digital, fintech chief - TechCentral
MTN taps Vodacom for new digital, fintech chief  TechCentral

MTN Group has hired another top executive from Vodacom Group, saying on Wednesday that is has appointed Yolanda Cuba as its new chief digital and fintech ...


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:20:00 GMT
MTN South Africa to resell insurance services - Total Telecom
MTN South Africa to resell insurance services  Total Telecom

Telco partners with continent's biggest insurer Sanlam to offer services through its app, Website and USSD platforms.


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 15:08:12 GMT
MTN is the most valuable brand in SA for 2019 - report - IOL
MTN is the most valuable brand in SA for 2019 - report  IOL

The purpose of the South Africa 50 2019 report is to showcase how brands across all sectors in the country compare against ...


Sun, 14 Jul 2019 05:00:00 GMT
Open letter to MTN CEO Rob Shuter – the missing TCF link - BizNews
Open letter to MTN CEO Rob Shuter – the missing TCF link  BizNews

Elise Burns-Hoffman has been an MTN customer for approximately 22 years, in spite of her entire family having moved to Vodacom.


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 02:30:00 GMT
Vodacom, MTN and Rain are preparing for e-SIM cards in SA. Here's how it will work - Business Insider South Africa
Vodacom, MTN and Rain are preparing for e-SIM cards in SA. Here's how it will work  Business Insider South Africa

South Africa's two largest cellular network providers Vodacom and MTN, and newcomer Rain, plan to accommodate eSIM-cards by 2020. An eSIM-card is built ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN emerges atop Brand Finance's Top 50 list for brands in South Africa - Consultancy.co.za
MTN emerges atop Brand Finance's Top 50 list for brands in South Africa  Consultancy.co.za

London-based brand valuation consultancy Bran Finance has conducted an assessment of the top brands in South Africa to release a list of the Top 50.


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 04:01:23 GMT
South Africa’s best mobile network: Vodacom vs MTN vs Cell C vs Telkom vs Rain - BusinessTech
South Africa’s best mobile network: Vodacom vs MTN vs Cell C vs Telkom vs Rain  BusinessTech

MyBroadband Insights has released its Q2 2019 Mobile Network Quality Report, showing which company has the best mobile network in South Africa.


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 05:53:47 GMT
Best WhatsApp data bundles in South Africa – Vodacom vs MTN - MyBroadband
Best WhatsApp data bundles in South Africa – Vodacom vs MTN  MyBroadband

There have been a number of changes to the price of WhatsApp data bundles in South Africa, with the cost of these bundles increasing significantly over the ...


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:02:20 GMT
South Africa’s 10 strongest and most valuable brands - BusinessTech
South Africa’s 10 strongest and most valuable brands  BusinessTech

Brand valuation and research group Brand Finance has published its latest annual review of the strongest and most valuable brands in South Africa – with ...


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:35:24 GMT
MTN lets you turn yourself into multiple emojis for World Emoji Day - here's how it works - Business Insider South Africa
MTN lets you turn yourself into multiple emojis for World Emoji Day - here's how it works  Business Insider South Africa

For World Emoji Day on 17 July, cellphone *service* provider MTN is letting customers turn themselves into emojis – using free data. It's #WorldEmojiDay ?


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:29:56 GMT
MTN Corporate Golf Challenge puts Ilembe golf in the limelight - North Coast Courier
MTN Corporate Golf Challenge puts Ilembe golf in the limelight  North Coast Courier

Celebrities such a Keegan Daniels, Andrew Blakeway, Brent Russel and Bobby van Jaarsveld joined local businessmen on the greens at Zimbali last week for ...


Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:01:00 GMT
Report names Vodacom, MTN as top brands - ITWeb
Report names Vodacom, MTN as top brands  ITWeb

MTN and Vodacom have claimed the top two positions in the Brand Finance South Africa 50 2019 as the most valuable and strongest South African brands.


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 12:18:33 GMT
Here's why there are suddenly yellow MTN satellite dishes along Cape highways - Business Insider South Africa
Here's why there are suddenly yellow MTN satellite dishes along Cape highways  Business Insider South Africa

More than 13% of South Africans have access to satellite television.


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN-Sanlam in disruptive insurance partnership - eNCA
MTN-Sanlam in disruptive insurance partnership  eNCA

JOHANNESBURG - Mobile operator MTN and JSE listed financial services group Sanlam yesterday announced a joint initiative to launch a new disruptive ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN empowerment scheme found to be inconsistent with BEE laws - BusinessTech
MTN empowerment scheme found to be inconsistent with BEE laws  BusinessTech

MTN's Zakhele-Futhi's scheme has been found to be inconsistent with South Africa's Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) Act.


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 13:45:19 GMT
Airtel Africa drops 10% in early trade after Lagos listing - Livemint
Airtel Africa drops 10% in early trade after Lagos listing  Livemint

Lagos: Airtel Africa shares fell sharply on Wednesday, a day after its debut $4.4 billion flotation in Lagos, mirroring a similar decline on the London stock market ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The biggest mobile data contracts in South Africa – MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom - MyBroadband
The biggest mobile data contracts in South Africa – MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom  MyBroadband

South Africa's mobile networks offer contracts that cater to customers who wish to consume high amounts of mobile data.


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
We’re entering new age of BEE after MTN Zakhele-Futhi finding – Sakeliga - Citizen
We’re entering new age of BEE after MTN Zakhele-Futhi finding – Sakeliga  Citizen

South Africa - Durban - 21- MAY- 2019 - A man walking passed MTN store in Gateway Picture Bongani Mbatha / African News Agency (ANA) ...


Sat, 13 Jul 2019 10:13:00 GMT
Nigerian court adjourns case between MTN and attorney general over $2 bln tax dispute - CNBCAfrica.com
Nigerian court adjourns case between MTN and attorney general over $2 bln tax dispute  CNBCAfrica.com

LAGOS (Reuters) – A Nigerian judge on Wednesday adjourned until Oct. 29 a case to resolve a $2 billion tax dispute between telecoms company MTN Group ...


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Once-off data bundle prices – MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom - MyBroadband
Once-off data bundle prices – MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom  MyBroadband

President Cyril Ramaphosa recently said at the State of the Nation address that the government will ensure that data costs are cut.


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN subscribers – Do this now - MyBroadband
MTN subscribers – Do this now  MyBroadband

Industry insiders have revealed that billions in airtime has been stolen from mobile subscribers in South Africa over the last decade. The airtime was stolen by ...


Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Why South Sudan mobile cash is a game changer - The East African
Why South Sudan mobile cash is a game changer  The East African

In a country without a well-developed financial infrastructure—where mobile phone airtime has often been used as some form of currency—the launch of mobile ...


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 05:01:17 GMT
CPJ joins letter urging MTN Group to end participation in internet shutdowns in Sudan - CPJ Press Freedom Online
CPJ joins letter urging MTN Group to end participation in internet shutdowns in Sudan  CPJ Press Freedom Online

The Committee to Protect Journalists yesterday joined 22 other organizations in signing a joint letter to executives at South African telecommunications company ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Group Making Operational Progress, But Macro Challenges Loom Large - Seeking Alpha
MTN Group Making Operational Progress, But Macro Challenges Loom Large  Seeking Alpha

MTN's new business plan is producing positive results, with improving market shares in many countries and improving margins. The dispute with the government ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria shares drop to 5-week low as tax case adjourned to Oct - Moneyweb.co.za
MTN Nigeria shares drop to 5-week low as tax case adjourned to Oct  Moneyweb.co.za

MTN Nigeria shares dropped to their lowest level in five weeks a day after a local court adjourned until October a case involving the telecoms firm with the ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 11:07:37 GMT
MTN favours Dubai to host new company - ITWeb
MTN favours Dubai to host new company  ITWeb

Mobile operator MTN says Dubai will host its new company, GlobalConnect, because the city is a technological hub that connects Africa and the Middle East ...


Thu, 04 Jul 2019 11:02:20 GMT
Players welcome Ramaphosa promise - IOL
Players welcome Ramaphosa promise  IOL

President makes commitment that broadband spectrum allocation process will begin in the next 30 days.


Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nurtures SA Youth's Entrepreneurial Aptitude as SAGE Winners Head to World Cup in the USA - Entrepreneur
MTN Nurtures SA Youth's Entrepreneurial Aptitude as SAGE Winners Head to World Cup in the USA  Entrepreneur

Three Johannesburg-based teenagers took the top spot as the winning team in this year's MTN-supported Students for the Advancement of Global ...


Sun, 07 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ex-Wits midfielder surfaces at City - Citizen
Ex-Wits midfielder surfaces at City  Citizen

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - AUGUST 11: Daylon Claasen of Wits during the MTN 8 quarter final match between Bidvest Wits and Golden Arrows at ...


Sat, 20 Jul 2019 10:48:00 GMT
MTN's $2 billion Nigeria tax dispute adjourned - IOL
MTN's $2 billion Nigeria tax dispute adjourned  IOL

INTERNATIONAL - A Nigerian judge yesterday adjourned until October 29 a case to resolve a $2billion (R28.65bn) tax dispute between South African telecoms ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
TELECOMS: Epic times for MTN's new Cyprus owners - Financial Mirror
TELECOMS: Epic times for MTN's new Cyprus owners  Financial Mirror

Fifteen years after it entered the Cyprus market as the first private telecom operator, challenging the monopoly of state-owned Cyta, MTN has been rebranded as ...


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sudan: CPJ Joins Letter Urging MTN Group to End Participation in Internet Shutdowns in Sudan - AllAfrica.com
Sudan: CPJ Joins Letter Urging MTN Group to End Participation in Internet Shutdowns in Sudan  AllAfrica.com

Press Release - The Committee to Protect Journalists yesterday joined 22 other organizations in signing a joint letter to executives at South African ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Zakhele-Futhi finding confirms new BEE phase – Sakeliga - POLITICS - Politicsweb
MTN Zakhele-Futhi finding confirms new BEE phase – Sakeliga - POLITICS  Politicsweb

The BBBEE Commission's finding on the MTN Zakhele-Futhi transaction affects thousands of companies in South Africa and confirms that a new, intensified ...


Sun, 14 Jul 2019 15:33:31 GMT
Former RDB financial chief Nkurunziza heads to MTN - The New Times
Former RDB financial chief Nkurunziza heads to MTN  The New Times

The Chief Financial Officer of Rwanda Development Board, Mark Nkurunziza, is set to join telecom operator MTN Rwanda, according to reliable sources.


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Questions about MTN Nigeria's listing and impending Airtel IPO on the local exchange - Techpoint Africa
Questions about MTN Nigeria's listing and impending Airtel IPO on the local exchange  Techpoint Africa

After MTN got listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, there seems to be a flurry of activity on the part of another mobile operator, Airtel Nigeria to do the same.


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom’s switch to Vodacom roaming sucks for LTE-only data users - MyBroadband
Telkom’s switch to Vodacom roaming sucks for LTE-only data users  MyBroadband

Telkom recently switched from MTN to Vodacom as its roaming partner, and it has caused nothing but headaches for a chunk of its customers.


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:00:26 GMT
MTN Nigeria shares drop to 5-week low as $2 bln tax case adjourned to Oct - Reuters Africa
MTN Nigeria shares drop to 5-week low as $2 bln tax case adjourned to Oct  Reuters Africa

MTN Nigeria shares dropped to their lowest level in five weeks a day after a local court adjourned until October a case involving the telecoms firm with the ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 10:49:00 GMT
Vodacom vs MTN – Mobile data networks in Kimberley - MyBroadband
Vodacom vs MTN – Mobile data networks in Kimberley  MyBroadband

MyBroadband recently tested the mobile network quality in Kimberley as part of its countrywide mobile network testing project.


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C to cut capex as S&P sounds alarm over debt woes - Moneyweb.co.za
Cell C to cut capex as S&P sounds alarm over debt woes  Moneyweb.co.za

S&P described Cell C's amendment to a private, R1.4bn 'airtime facility' agreement as being 'tantamount to a selective default'.


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Investec appoints ex-MTN, BofA executives to Board - BizNews
Investec appoints ex-MTN, BofA executives to Board  BizNews

Investec plans to appoint former MTN executive, Philisiwe Sibiya, and ex-Bank of America investment banker, Henrietta Baldock, to its board.


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Supersport United determined to hang on to stars amid "big three" interest - The South African
Supersport United determined to hang on to stars amid "big three" interest  The South African

Some of the top players at Supersport United have reportedly been under the radar of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns.


Sat, 20 Jul 2019 14:58:57 GMT
High data prices? Blame government - TechCentral
High data prices? Blame government  TechCentral

Access to more data is vital for economic growth and education. Young people spend more and more time on mobile devices — the fewer regulations and the ...


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 06:43:00 GMT
Netizen Report: In Nigeria and Russia, laws against online ‘insult’ put internet activists on thin ice - Global Voices
Netizen Report: In Nigeria and Russia, laws against online ‘insult’ put internet activists on thin ice  Global Voices

The Advox Netizen Report offers an international snapshot of challenges, victories, and emerging trends in technology and human rights around the world.


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 15:02:00 GMT
What to look for when buying an LTE router - MyBroadband
What to look for when buying an LTE router  MyBroadband

When signing up to an LTE data contract with one of South Africa's leading mobile networks, if you are not planning on using the SIM card in your smartphone, ...


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 13:28:38 GMT
MTN South Africa service revenue grows, but subscribers fall - BusinessTech
MTN South Africa service revenue grows, but subscribers fall  BusinessTech

MTN said in a quarterly update for the period ended March 2019, that subscribers in South Africa declined to 30 million, from 31.19 million in the prior…


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
We are the best network in South Africa: MTN CEO - BusinessTech
We are the best network in South Africa: MTN CEO  BusinessTech

MTN Group CEO Rob Shuter says that the group's South African operation has 'turned a corner' following a strong set of results.


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN, Vodacom overcharge poor South Africans - Icasa - Quartz
MTN, Vodacom overcharge poor South Africans - Icasa  Quartz

Vodacom and MTN used South Africa as a springboard into the rest of the continent, creating a market that turned them into global players. Established as South ...


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
OPINION: Industry leaders trying to find value in frontier markets - IOL
OPINION: Industry leaders trying to find value in frontier markets  IOL

Established South African industry leaders are struggling with the well-known challenges of doing business in Africa writes Nick Ndiritu.


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 18:30:00 GMT
MTN Launches 'World-First' Airtime Top-Up Through WhatsApp - Forbes
MTN Launches 'World-First' Airtime Top-Up Through WhatsApp  Forbes

Calling it a world first for the telco industry, MTN has launched a WhatsApp channel to let its customers buy airtime and data bundles through the messaging ...


Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
2019 Top 6 Africa Football -Zambian Super League Soars to Cloud Six - zedsoccer.com
2019 Top 6 Africa Football -Zambian Super League Soars to Cloud Six  zedsoccer.com

2019 Top 6 Africa Football include the MTN Zambia Super League which has kept making giants leaps of progress on the African football hierarchy.


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 09:36:00 GMT
South Africa Ex-Ambassador Seized Over MTN Iran License Win - Bloomberg
South Africa Ex-Ambassador Seized Over MTN Iran License Win  Bloomberg

South African police arrested a former ambassador to Iran on corruption charges related to the award of a mobile-phone license to MTN Group Ltd. after it was ...


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN created a 1MB 'bundle' and opted in all its customers - because new rules don't allow ruinous out-of-bundle data charges - Business Insider South Africa
MTN created a 1MB 'bundle' and opted in all its customers - because new rules don't allow ruinous out-of-bundle data charges  Business Insider South Africa

MTN users can opt out of the new R410-per-gig system that will kick in when their data runs out, but only once it is already active. And it isn't saying what ...


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Enactus champions DUT to represent SA at Silicon Valley| Tech - NOWinSA
Enactus champions DUT to represent SA at Silicon Valley| Tech  NOWinSA

The University of Durban in South Africa has been named the 2019 Enactus National Champions and are now headed to Silicon Valley for the Enactus World ...


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 13:25:00 GMT
Here’s how much MTN & Vodacom charge for data in other countries - EWN
Here’s how much MTN & Vodacom charge for data in other countries  EWN

The inquiry by the Competition Commission looked at Vodacom and MTN prices in countries such as Lesotho, Nigeria and Rwanda after South Africans ...


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN fails on user privacy, digital rights in South Africa Nigeria - Quartz at Work
MTN fails on user privacy, digital rights in South Africa Nigeria  Quartz at Work

Information is the new currency we trade in today's digital world. That's why there's increasing concern about who has control over our ability to get online, who ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
PRIVACY RIGHTS: MTN scores a dismal 16% for data security in global accountability index - Daily Maverick
PRIVACY RIGHTS: MTN scores a dismal 16% for data security in global accountability index  Daily Maverick

Africa's largest telecommunications operator is failing to protect user data and digital rights, according to Ranking Digital Rights' Corporate Accountability Index.


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN's master plan to grow South African subscribers - IOL
MTN's master plan to grow South African subscribers  IOL

MTN says it is done with losing market share in South Africa despite the competitive market that has seen consumers hit the brakes on spending.


Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN SA's prepaid service revenue down 5.1% - IOL
MTN SA's prepaid service revenue down 5.1%  IOL

Users will be allowed to opt in to out-of-bundle data charges in order to stay connected, even if airtime is available or they are on a contract.


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
South Africa's MTN registers Nigerian business shares before listing - Reuters
South Africa's MTN registers Nigerian business shares before listing  Reuters

MTN has registered more than 20 billion shares of its $5 billion Nigerian business before its planned listing of the unit in the West African nation, the South ...


Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
What you need to know about MTN Nigeria's plans to list shares in Lagos in $6 bln flotation - CNBCAfrica.com
What you need to know about MTN Nigeria's plans to list shares in Lagos in $6 bln flotation  CNBCAfrica.com

ABUJA (Reuters) – MTN Nigeria announced plans to float its stock in Lagos on Thursday in a deal valued at $6 billion, following the South African telecoms ...


Wed, 15 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN has abandoned plans to opt all its users into a 40c 1MB “bundle” from this week - Business Insider South Africa
MTN has abandoned plans to opt all its users into a 40c 1MB “bundle” from this week  Business Insider South Africa

MTN has abandoned a plan to replace automatic out-of-bundle data charges with a "bundle" that would have worked exactly the same, just a little cheaper.


Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN’s boss earns R117,600 a day - BusinessTech
MTN’s boss earns R117,600 a day  BusinessTech

MTN has published its integrated annual report for 2018, revealing what the company's top executives earned in the last financial year.


Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN will not charge for data rollover - TechCentral
MTN will not charge for data rollover  TechCentral

MTN South Africa has implemented new data rollover, transfer and out-of-bundle features to comply with Icasa's new data regulations and has said it won't ...


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
End to Nigerian dispute lifts shares in South Africa's MTN - Reuters Africa
End to Nigerian dispute lifts shares in South Africa's MTN  Reuters Africa

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Shares in South African telecoms giant MTN jumped 8 percent on Thursday after it settled a row with Nigeria's central bank for a ...


Wed, 26 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN introduces Bundle Bonanza promotion to its new prepaid customers - IOL
MTN introduces Bundle Bonanza promotion to its new prepaid customers  IOL

From 16 April 2019, new MTN prepaid customers will now receive integrated bundles when they recharge with R20 or more.


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The most popular brands in Africa, MTN, Dangote, Shoprite - Quartz
The most popular brands in Africa, MTN, Dangote, Shoprite  Quartz

The most admired brands among consumers in Africa are not African. That's not entirely surprising given the wide reach of established global brands which ...


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN smart feature phone finally available in SA - ITWeb
MTN smart feature phone finally available in SA  ITWeb

MTN's Smart S 'smart feature phone' is now available in SA stores, after customs held up its launch by a few weeks.


Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cellphone data rules change this week - here's how it will work at Vodacom, MTN, Cell C and Telkom - Business Insider South Africa
Cellphone data rules change this week - here's how it will work at Vodacom, MTN, Cell C and Telkom  Business Insider South Africa

From the beginning of March, South Africans have to be warned if they use out-of-bundle data, and they will also be able to roll over data.


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN set to relaunch Mobile Money in South Africa - TechCentral
MTN set to relaunch Mobile Money in South Africa  TechCentral

Two years after pulling the plug on its Mobile Money *service* in South Africa, MTN Group plans to relaunch the *service* in South Africa, according to a source with ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN, Vodacom given boost by promise of long-delayed spectrum - Fin24
MTN, Vodacom given boost by promise of long-delayed spectrum  Fin24

Vodacom and MTN, the country's two biggest mobile-phone providers, have long been demanding the opportunity to bid for new spectrum to extend high-speed ...


Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN slashes prepaid out of bundle rates - BusinessTech
MTN slashes prepaid out of bundle rates  BusinessTech

MTN has reduced its out of bundle (OOB) data rate by up to 75% for prepaid customers.


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Revamps Board With a Who's Who of African Heavyweights - Bloomberg
MTN Revamps Board With a Who's Who of African Heavyweights  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. appointed former South Africa Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas as chairman and Nigeria's ex-central bank Governor Lamido Sanusi as a ...


Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
As data rules deadline looms, MTN begins implementation - TechCentral
As data rules deadline looms, MTN begins implementation  TechCentral

With a little over two months left for South Africa's telecommunications operators to implement Icasa's new data-expiry rules, MTN said on Monday that it has ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN adjusts its contracts subscription prices - IOL
MTN adjusts its contracts subscription prices  IOL

Effective from 01 May 2019, MTN will be updating its subscription prices for contract (post-paid) customers.


Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN pays off bulk of $1,5bn Nigeria fine - eNCA
MTN pays off bulk of $1,5bn Nigeria fine  eNCA

ABUJA - South African telecoms giant MTN has paid more than three-quarters of a record $1,5-billion dollar fine levelled by Nigeria for failing to disconnect ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Non-telco firms to play greater role in 5G environment - ITWeb
Non-telco firms to play greater role in 5G environment  ITWeb

The impending introduction of 5G technology will usher in a new ecosystem in communications that will open the space for non-telcos to play a greater role in ...


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:13:24 GMT
Why Telkom will not yet invest in 5G – and when 5G will be available at Cell C, Vodacom, MTN, and Rain - Business Insider South Africa
Why Telkom will not yet invest in 5G – and when 5G will be available at Cell C, Vodacom, MTN, and Rain  Business Insider South Africa

5G promises to be up to be 20 times faster than 4G.


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
'No longer feasible': MTN pulls plug on free Twitter - TechCentral
'No longer feasible': MTN pulls plug on free Twitter  TechCentral

MTN South Africa is pulling the plug on its popular zero-rated Twitter offering, saying it is no longer feasible to offer the *service* without charging for data use.


Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN to open 'market place' in step toward Africa's biggest bank goal - Reuters
MTN to open 'market place' in step toward Africa's biggest bank goal  Reuters

South Africa's MTN on Tuesday revealed plans to build a "market place" app where customers will be able to buy everything from insurance to washing ...


Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria’s MTN ready to list on NSE - The Africa Report
Nigeria’s MTN ready to list on NSE  The Africa Report

If you thought the Jumia IPO was fun, watch the sparks fly when MTN lists in Lagos.


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN South Africa is losing customers - TechCentral
MTN South Africa is losing customers  TechCentral

MTN Group's financial update for the quarter ending 30 September 2018 shows that its South African operation is losing clients. MTN South Africa ended the ...


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom, MTN head-to-head subscriber race intensifies - ITWeb
Vodacom, MTN head-to-head subscriber race intensifies  ITWeb

South Africa's two biggest mobile operators, MTN and Vodacom, continue to rake in subscribers and have over 73 million local subscribers between them, and ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN launches indoor 5G network trial - BusinessTech
MTN launches indoor 5G network trial  BusinessTech

MTN South Africa have successfully launched a live 5G indoor solution at Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and International Convention Centre.


Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Eyes Ethiopia Entry as Country Prepares to Open Market - Bloomberg
MTN Eyes Ethiopia Entry as Country Prepares to Open Market  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. has identified Ethiopia as a rare new market into which Africa's largest wireless carrier wants to expand. “There are a few large markets that are ...


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 2-South Africa's MTN pays $53 mln to settle $8.1 bln Nigeria dispute - Reuters
UPDATE 2-South Africa's MTN pays $53 mln to settle $8.1 bln Nigeria dispute  Reuters

South African telecoms operator MTN Group has agreed to make a $53 million payment to resolve a dispute in Nigeria, it said on Monday, ending a four-month ...


Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN CFO Ralph Mupita named CFO of the Year 2019 - IOL
MTN CFO Ralph Mupita named CFO of the Year 2019  IOL

DURBAN - Ralph Mupita, chief financial officer of mobile telecommunications company MTN, has been named South Africa's CFO of the Year at the 2019 CFO ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN lists on Nigeria's bourse, offers citizens 20pc stake - The East African
MTN lists on Nigeria's bourse, offers citizens 20pc stake  The East African

The telco's stock jumped by 10 per cent to close at $0.27 per share from $0.025.


Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tests prove we're the best in South Africa, claims both MTN and Vodacom - 702
Tests prove we're the best in South Africa, claims both MTN and Vodacom  702

Branding and advertising expert Andy Rice slams Vodacom and MTN's "playground fight over who has the better network".


Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN bolsters network over Easter weekend - BusinessTech
MTN bolsters network over Easter weekend  BusinessTech

MTN says it has carried out extensive radio and transmission upgrades on its network to assist with the increase in network traffic over the Easter weekend.


Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN achieves 90% 4G coverage in South Africa - TechCentral
MTN achieves 90% 4G coverage in South Africa  TechCentral

MTN said on Tuesday that it will reach 90% population coverage with 4G/LTE technology in South Africa before the end of the year, outpacing rival Vodacom.


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN deemed best South African mobile network for Q1 2019 - Memeburn
MTN deemed best South African mobile network for Q1 2019  Memeburn

MTN has been deemed the best mobile network in South Africa for the first quarter of 2019, this according to MyBroadband's latest mobile quality report.


Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
This is what will happen to your cellphone signal if load shedding drags on - Business Insider South Africa
This is what will happen to your cellphone signal if load shedding drags on  Business Insider South Africa

Eskom implemented load shedding stage 3 between 08:00 and 23:00, leaving up to 20% of South Africa without electricity at a time.


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
S.Africa's MTN to sell interest in Amadeus to HarbourVest for $83 million - Reuters
S.Africa's MTN to sell interest in Amadeus to HarbourVest for $83 million  Reuters

South African telecoms company MTN said on Tuesday it would sell its interest in investment fund Amadeus to private equity firm HarbourVest for around 1.2 ...


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Watch out Vodacom and MTN – You’re going to get burned - MyBroadband
Watch out Vodacom and MTN – You’re going to get burned  MyBroadband

South Africa's mobile networks, and Vodacom and MTN in particular, could be among the most disliked companies in the country at the moment.


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria trying to fix a $2 billion tax dispute in court - Quartz
MTN Nigeria trying to fix a $2 billion tax dispute in court  Quartz

For MTN, Africa's largest telecoms company, Nigeria has long been its most problematic market. It is also MTN's largest market. While it dominates market share ...


Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN South Sudan gets boost as hopes rise that war is ending - Fin24
MTN South Sudan gets boost as hopes rise that war is ending  Fin24

The MTN Group's South Sudan unit said it's investing at least $30m in revitalising and expanding its operations as a new deal to end a five-year civil war brings ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
PIC forced board shakeup at MTN in push for fewer disputes - Fin24
PIC forced board shakeup at MTN in push for fewer disputes  Fin24

MTN Group's biggest shareholder is pushing for changes at Africa's largest mobile-phone company to avoid the regulatory, legal and political disputes that have ...


Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here's why MTN is killing free Twitter, just months after committing to it - Business Insider South Africa
Here's why MTN is killing free Twitter, just months after committing to it  Business Insider South Africa

MTN's announcement that it will no longer zero-rate data for Twitter use has left users upset – but not without a sense of humour.


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Vodacom, MTN and Rain are preparing for e-SIM cards in SA. Here's how it will work - Business Insider South Africa
Vodacom, MTN and Rain are preparing for e-SIM cards in SA. Here's how it will work  Business Insider South Africa

South Africa's two largest cellular network providers Vodacom and MTN, and newcomer Rain, plan to accommodate eSIM-cards by 2020. An eSIM-card is built ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Data prices could start falling from next month - here's why - Business Insider South Africa
Data prices could start falling from next month - here's why  Business Insider South Africa

South Africa has some of the most expensive data in the world.


Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN taps Vodacom for new digital, fintech chief - TechCentral
MTN taps Vodacom for new digital, fintech chief  TechCentral

MTN Group has hired another top executive from Vodacom Group, saying on Wednesday that is has appointed Yolanda Cuba as its new chief digital and fintech ...


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:20:00 GMT
Vodacom South Africa launches new IoT gadgets for consumers - Telecompaper
Vodacom South Africa launches new IoT gadgets for consumers  Telecompaper

Vodacom South Africa has launched new consumer IoT devices and software, reports MyBroadband. One is the V-Kids watch, which lets parents track where ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 14:43:00 GMT
South Africa’s best mobile network: Vodacom vs MTN vs Cell C vs Telkom vs Rain - BusinessTech
South Africa’s best mobile network: Vodacom vs MTN vs Cell C vs Telkom vs Rain  BusinessTech

MyBroadband Insights has released its Q2 2019 Mobile Network Quality Report, showing which company has the best mobile network in South Africa.


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 05:53:47 GMT
Mpesa rights sale: How much would Vodafone make? - Market Realist
Mpesa rights sale: How much would Vodafone make?  Market Realist

Kenya's Safaricom and South Africa's Vodacom want to team up to purchase M-Pesa rights from Vodafone (VOD). M-Pesa is a mobile payment platform widely ...


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 14:07:29 GMT
Telkom’s switch to Vodacom roaming sucks for LTE-only data users - MyBroadband
Telkom’s switch to Vodacom roaming sucks for LTE-only data users  MyBroadband

Telkom recently switched from MTN to Vodacom as its roaming partner, and it has caused nothing but headaches for a chunk of its customers.


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:00:26 GMT
Report names Vodacom, MTN as top brands - ITWeb
Report names Vodacom, MTN as top brands  ITWeb

MTN and Vodacom have claimed the top two positions in the Brand Finance South Africa 50 2019 as the most valuable and strongest South African brands.


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 12:18:33 GMT
Best WhatsApp data bundles in South Africa – Vodacom vs MTN - MyBroadband
Best WhatsApp data bundles in South Africa – Vodacom vs MTN  MyBroadband

There have been a number of changes to the price of WhatsApp data bundles in South Africa, with the cost of these bundles increasing significantly over the ...


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:02:20 GMT
Vodafone-owned Vodacom's My Muze app takes on Spotify in South Africa with 1m downloads - Music Business Worldwide
Vodafone-owned Vodacom's My Muze app takes on Spotify in South Africa with 1m downloads  Music Business Worldwide

South Africa-based music streaming app My Muze has been downloaded 1 million times since launch in April, taking on the likes of Spotify and Apple Music in ...


Thu, 04 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom South Africa rolls out employee engagement app - Telecompaper
Vodacom South Africa rolls out employee engagement app  Telecompaper

Vodacom South Africa announced its internal rollout of the Vodacom Engagement App, aimed at enabling its employees to easily engage with the company, ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom launches IoT products - IT News Africa
Vodacom launches IoT products  IT News Africa

Vodacom has launched a range of Internet of Things products that will allow customers to connect and monitor their compatible home and leisure IoT devices to.


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 11:33:09 GMT
Vodacom SA launches IoT products - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Vodacom SA launches IoT products  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

(Ecofin Agency) - Users of telecom services in South Africa can now access the “V by Vodacom” range of Internet of Things products launched by mobile ...


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 14:26:05 GMT
Vodacom begins 2019 code like girl project - Telecompaper
Vodacom begins 2019 code like girl project  Telecompaper

Vodacom South Africa says it will offer over 500 school-going female learners from across eight provinces the opportunity to learn how to code during the winter ...


Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Small business department to partner with Vodacom to roll out four digital hubs - Ventureburn
Small business department to partner with Vodacom to roll out four digital hubs  Ventureburn

The Minister of Small Business Development Khumbudzo Ntshavheni has announced a partnership with Vodacom to roll out four digital hubs.


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 12:06:51 GMT
The biggest mobile data contracts in South Africa – MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom - MyBroadband
The biggest mobile data contracts in South Africa – MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom  MyBroadband

South Africa's mobile networks offer contracts that cater to customers who wish to consume high amounts of mobile data.


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom subscribers – Do this now - MyBroadband
Vodacom subscribers – Do this now  MyBroadband

Industry insiders have revealed that billions in airtime has been stolen from mobile subscribers in South Africa over the last decade. The airtime was stolen by ...


Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom launches V by Vodacom – IoT solutions for your home - htxt.africa
Vodacom launches V by Vodacom – IoT solutions for your home  htxt.africa

Vodacom solutions include the V-Pet Tracker for your furry family members.


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 18:45:00 GMT
Vodacom pledges to sell 100% of its Nigerian Subsidiary - RegionWeek
Vodacom pledges to sell 100% of its Nigerian Subsidiary  RegionWeek

Vodacom, the South African network operator has pledged to 100% of its business based in Nigeria to Synergy Communication. According to Nairametrics ...


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom, with LG and Nokia, trials its 5G data network at Durban July - Memeburn
Vodacom, with LG and Nokia, trials its 5G data network at Durban July  Memeburn

Vodacom this past weekend, alongside LG and Nokia, debuted 'Africa's first' commercial 5G data network at the Durban July horseracing event.


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom, Mastercard launches VodaPay Masterpass digital payments app - Memeburn
Vodacom, Mastercard launches VodaPay Masterpass digital payments app  Memeburn

Vodacom and Mastercard on Thursday announced a new secure digital wallet and payments app for Android and iOS called VodaPay Masterpass.


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
South Africa’s 10 strongest and most valuable brands - BusinessTech
South Africa’s 10 strongest and most valuable brands  BusinessTech

Brand valuation and research group Brand Finance has published its latest annual review of the strongest and most valuable brands in South Africa – with ...


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:35:24 GMT
Vodacom launches VodaPay Masterpass in South Africa - MyBroadband
Vodacom launches VodaPay Masterpass in South Africa  MyBroadband

Vodacom has launched its new VodaPay Masterpass mobile app in South Africa, which uses Mastercard's global digital payment *service* to facilitate secure ...


Thu, 04 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Once-off data bundle prices – MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom - MyBroadband
Once-off data bundle prices – MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom  MyBroadband

President Cyril Ramaphosa recently said at the State of the Nation address that the government will ensure that data costs are cut.


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Best big data deals – Vodacom vs MTN vs Telkom vs Cell C - MyBroadband
Best big data deals – Vodacom vs MTN vs Telkom vs Cell C  MyBroadband

The price of big mobile data bundles has plummeted over the last year – here are the best deals in South Africa.


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom kicks off 2019 Code like a Girl project in KZN - IOL
Vodacom kicks off 2019 Code like a Girl project in KZN  IOL

This Youth Month, Vodacom KwaZulu Natal will offer female learners from the province the opportunity to learn how to code ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom South Africa switches roaming to Vodacom - Telecompaper
Telkom South Africa switches roaming to Vodacom  Telecompaper

Telkom South Africa has confirmed it has switched roaming from MTN to Vodacom, reports TechCentral. Customers will be able to access the Vodacom network ...


Thu, 04 Jul 2019 07:44:00 GMT
iPhone users on Vodacom – Here’s when you can use your eSIM - MyBroadband
iPhone users on Vodacom – Here’s when you can use your eSIM  MyBroadband

Vodacom customers with iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max, and iPhone Xr devices can now look forward to using their smartphone's eSIM functionality on the mobile…


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom exits Africa biz services - Gadget
Vodacom exits Africa biz services  Gadget

Vodacom Group has sold Vodacom Business Africa's operations in Nigeria, Zambia and Cote d'Ivoire to Andile Ngcaba's Synergy Communications. The two ...


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 11:37:13 GMT
Vodacom announces entry into IoT segment - Caj News Africa
Vodacom announces entry into IoT segment  Caj News Africa

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – VODACOM, South Africa's largest mobile network operator has entered the consumer Internet of Things ...


Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:46:17 GMT
Vodacom Launches VodaPay Masterpass App For Safe, Convenient Digital Payments - Africa.com
Vodacom Launches VodaPay Masterpass App For Safe, Convenient Digital Payments  Africa.com

Want to top with up with mobile data in a matter of seconds, grab that purchase and go, or pay your bills from the comfort of your couch? You're not alone.


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom enters digital payments market - IT News Africa
Vodacom enters digital payments market  IT News Africa

Vodacom in collaboration with Mastercard has launched VodaPay Masterpass, a platform that enables Vodacom customers to load any bank card into a digital ...


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Air Industries Group (AIRI) Analysts See $-0.03 EPS; VODACOM GROUP LTD ORDINARY SHARES S (VODAF) SI Increased By 9.09% - The InvestReporter
Air Industries Group (AIRI) Analysts See $-0.03 EPS; VODACOM GROUP LTD ORDINARY SHARES S (VODAF) SI Increased By 9.09%  The InvestReporter

Analysts expect Air Industries Group (NYSEAMERICAN:AIRI) to report $-0.03 EPS on August, 21.They anticipate $0.02 EPS change or 40.00% from last ...


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 21:10:22 GMT
Vodacom reaches deal with Congo over 2G licence - Reuters Africa
Vodacom reaches deal with Congo over 2G licence  Reuters Africa

Vodacom Group has reached an agreement with the Congolese government to end a standoff over the suspension of its 2G telecoms licence, the ...


Sat, 22 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Players welcome Ramaphosa promise - IOL
Players welcome Ramaphosa promise  IOL

President makes commitment that broadband spectrum allocation process will begin in the next 30 days.


Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Currie Cup 2019: Round 2 results, highlights and standings [video] - The South African
Currie Cup 2019: Round 2 results, highlights and standings [video]  The South African

The cut-throat nature of Currie Cup this year means there is no place for slip-ups even as early as round 2 of the provincial competition.


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 19:40:35 GMT
Vodacom Durban July is the 'star of Africa' - Rising Sun Chatsworth
Vodacom Durban July is the 'star of Africa'  Rising Sun Chatsworth

Amidst the cacophony of the scintillating sounds and sights at the Vodacom Durban July, the city's biggest sporting and social event of the year, will be hundreds ...


Thu, 04 Jul 2019 14:30:00 GMT
Vodacom's Approach at IoT Products - Tech in Africa
Vodacom's Approach at IoT Products  Tech in Africa

TechInAfrica – To achieve the fourth Industrial Revolution's general vision, objectives can be defined as points in which machines are augmented with wireless ...


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 19:50:43 GMT
Vodacom Group is selling its subsidiaries in 5 African countries - Pulse Nigeria
Vodacom Group is selling its subsidiaries in 5 African countries  Pulse Nigeria

Vodacom Group is selling units in Nigeria, Zambia, Angola, Ghana, and Cote d'Ivoire. Business Insider SSA understands that Synergy Communications will buy ...


Sat, 22 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
South Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Outlook 2019 – Growth Drivers and Industry Key Players – Vodacom, MTN; Cell C; Telkom; Virgin Mobile; Neotel and Forecast Analysis to 2023 - Spaceflight News
South Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Outlook 2019 – Growth Drivers and Industry Key Players – Vodacom, MTN; Cell C; Telkom; Virgin Mobile; Neotel and Forecast Analysis to 2023  Spaceflight News

South Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Outlook 2019 – Growth Drivers and Industry Key Players – Vodacom, MTN; Cell C; Telkom; Virgin Mobile; ...


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom Launches New IoT Products to Connect Customers to Its Global IoT Network - Tech in Africa
Vodacom Launches New IoT Products to Connect Customers to Its Global IoT Network  Tech in Africa

Vodacom has launched the Internet of Things (IoT) products, allowing customers to connect their IoT devices to Vodacom's global IoT network via IoT V-Sim.


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:02:35 GMT
Vodacom and MasterCard Launch VodaPay Masterpass App - Tech in Africa
Vodacom and MasterCard Launch VodaPay Masterpass App  Tech in Africa

Vodacom in partnership with MasterCard has launched VodaPay Masterpass app, enabling Vodacom's customers to load any type of bank cards into digital ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom Durban July set to bring in R300 million - IOL
Vodacom Durban July set to bring in R300 million  IOL

The Vodacom Durban July this Saturday is set to bring in an economic injection worth around R300 million for Durban.


Sat, 06 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom sells assets in five African countries - Dignited
Vodacom sells assets in five African countries  Dignited

Vodacom is a Telecommunication company from South Africa which is also home to MTN - another company in the same line of work. This company is.....


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN emerges atop Brand Finance's Top 50 list for brands in South Africa - Consultancy.co.za
MTN emerges atop Brand Finance's Top 50 list for brands in South Africa  Consultancy.co.za

London-based brand valuation consultancy Bran Finance has conducted an assessment of the top brands in South Africa to release a list of the Top 50.


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 04:01:23 GMT
Final field for Durban July confirmed - Sport24
Final field for Durban July confirmed  Sport24

The top horses in the betting for the 2019 Durban July drew well when the final field for the R4.25 million, Grade 1 event was announced.


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Springboks name team for Wallabies Test - RugbyPass
Springboks name team for Wallabies Test  RugbyPass

Experienced lock Eben Etzebeth was on Wednesday named as Springbok captain for Saturday's first Castle Lager Rugby Championship match against ...


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 13:28:00 GMT
Vodacom takes on Spotify, Apple Music - Business Day
Vodacom takes on Spotify, Apple Music  Business Day

In a music streaming market dominated by international players like Apple, Spotify and the recently launched YouTube Music, Vodacom may seem a little out of ...


Thu, 04 Jul 2019 03:00:00 GMT
Celebrities Join Engen On Epic Road Trip To Vodacom Durban July This Weekend - Africa.com
Celebrities Join Engen On Epic Road Trip To Vodacom Durban July This Weekend  Africa.com

Powering economic development through strategic sponsorships and investments. Engen is passionate about creating a better South Africa through a holistic ...


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom Durban July to be the next Pan African event - Rising Sun Overport
Vodacom Durban July to be the next Pan African event  Rising Sun Overport

With over 40, 000 visitors expected to descend to KwaZulu-Natal, for the Vodacom Durban July (VDJ), the province is expecting to add an estimated R300 ...


Sat, 06 Jul 2019 10:30:00 GMT
#VDJ2019: Last-minute outfit tips for the Vodacom Durban July - IOL
#VDJ2019: Last-minute outfit tips for the Vodacom Durban July  IOL

If you've just decided to buy a ticket to the Vodacom Durban July and are at a loss for what to wear, here's a style guide to help you with your race day outfit.


Wed, 03 Jul 2019 09:00:00 GMT
Influencer, Engen Convoy Finally Arrives At The Vodacom Durban July 2019 - Africa.com
Influencer, Engen Convoy Finally Arrives At The Vodacom Durban July 2019  Africa.com

Influencers and other stakeholders who participated in Engen's road trip through KwaZulu Natal finally arrived at the Vodacom Durban July. The roadtrip began ...


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom vs MTN – Mobile data networks in Kimberley - MyBroadband
Vodacom vs MTN – Mobile data networks in Kimberley  MyBroadband

MyBroadband recently tested the mobile network quality in Kimberley as part of its countrywide mobile network testing project.


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Billions in airtime stolen from South Africans – Industry insiders - MyBroadband
Billions in airtime stolen from South Africans – Industry insiders  MyBroadband

Shocking amounts of airtime have been stolen from mobile subscribers in South Africa, industry insiders revealed.


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Local brands honour Johnny Clegg on social media - Bizcommunity.com
Local brands honour Johnny Clegg on social media  Bizcommunity.com

Local brands paid tribute to music legend, Johnny Clegg all over social media, following the announcement of his passing...


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:07:27 GMT
Opinion - SA's Super Rugby future: look on the bright side - SuperSport
Opinion - SA's Super Rugby future: look on the bright side  SuperSport

South Africa's future in the Vodacom Super Rugby competition may to some be seen as dark and gloomy.


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here it is – The letter Vodacom, MTN, Telkom, and Cell C sent to Ramaphosa - MyBroadband
Here it is – The letter Vodacom, MTN, Telkom, and Cell C sent to Ramaphosa  MyBroadband

President Cyril Ramaphosa surprised the industry with his comments about 5G and Huawei – here is what Vodacom, MTN, Cell C and Telkom told him.


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom hosts 2019 Code like Girl project in Uitenhage and Lady Frere - RNews
Vodacom hosts 2019 Code like Girl project in Uitenhage and Lady Frere  RNews

Vodacom Eastern Cape region offered over 50 school-going female learners from Uitenhage High School and Cacadu High School in Lady Frere the ...


Fri, 05 Jul 2019 08:45:35 GMT
Fuliza overdraft service launches in Tanzania - Business Daily
Fuliza overdraft service launches in Tanzania  Business Daily

Safaricom's sister firm Vodacom has introduced an M-Pesa overdraft *service* to Tanzania as part of expansion of the Fuliza *service* to markets outside Kenya.


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:40:39 GMT
We're being scammed out of billions in airtime, claims MyBroadband report - CapeTalk
We're being scammed out of billions in airtime, claims MyBroadband report  CapeTalk

MyBroadband.co.za reports that rogue wireless application *service* providers bill subscribers' accounts without their permission.


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Currie Cup wrap: Central franchises flex their muscles - Citizen
Currie Cup wrap: Central franchises flex their muscles  Citizen

Ox Nche of the Free State Cheetahs on a run during the Currie Cup match between Vodacom Blue Bulls and Toyota Free State XV at Loftus Versfeld on July 19, ...


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 13:51:00 GMT
High data prices? Blame government - TechCentral
High data prices? Blame government  TechCentral

Access to more data is vital for economic growth and education. Young people spend more and more time on mobile devices — the fewer regulations and the ...


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 06:43:00 GMT
Vodacom South Africa sees subscriber and data revenue boost - BusinessTech
Vodacom South Africa sees subscriber and data revenue boost  BusinessTech

Vodacom on Monday published its preliminary results for the year ended 2019, showing a 5% increase in group *service* revenue to R74.2 billion, while group ...


Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The cheapest 10GB mobile data bundles in South Africa - MyBroadband
The cheapest 10GB mobile data bundles in South Africa  MyBroadband

Using large amounts of mobile data in South Africa can be expensive, especially if you have no backup Wi-Fi connection and require a constant connection to ...


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
'We have nothing to lose' - Union adamant it will stop Durban July despite organiser's assurance - TimesLIVE
'We have nothing to lose' - Union adamant it will stop Durban July despite organiser's assurance  TimesLIVE

Workers' union Academic and Professional Staff Association (Apsa) says it "fears nothing" in its plans to disrupt the Vodacom Durban July.


Fri, 05 Jul 2019 14:10:00 GMT
Why Pepsi's Pioneer Foods deal is not so sweet - Daily Maverick
Why Pepsi's Pioneer Foods deal is not so sweet  Daily Maverick

PepsiCo's proposed buyout of Pioneer Foods is not in the best interests of long-term Pioneer Foods investors. PepsiCo can sweeten the deal by reducing its ...


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 22:22:39 GMT
Peter de Villiers deserves a crack at Southern Kings job - SARugbymag
Peter de Villiers deserves a crack at Southern Kings job  SARugbymag

Peter de Villiers deserves another crack at a coaching job in South African rugby and the Southern Kings gig might just be the perfect fit, writes JOHN GOLIATH.


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:05:52 GMT
MTN, Vodacom overcharge poor South Africans - Icasa - Quartz
MTN, Vodacom overcharge poor South Africans - Icasa  Quartz

Vodacom and MTN used South Africa as a springboard into the rest of the continent, creating a market that turned them into global players. Established as South ...


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
De Kock Lauds Gold Circle - Hollywood Move - Sporting Post
De Kock Lauds Gold Circle - Hollywood Move  Sporting Post

A groundbreaking racecourse naming partnership and the combination of the alluring aroma of hot coffee and the pulsating beat of golden hooves thundering ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
VODACOM GRP LTD/S (OTCMKTS:VDMCY) Downgraded by JPMorgan Chase & Co. - Mayfield Recorder
VODACOM GRP LTD/S (OTCMKTS:VDMCY) Downgraded by JPMorgan Chase & Co.  Mayfield Recorder

JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered shares of VODACOM GRP LTD/S (OTCMKTS:VDMCY) from a neutral rating to an underweight rating in a research report report ...


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 23:30:55 GMT
VODACOM GRP LTD/S (OTCMKTS:VDMCY) Cut to Underweight at JPMorgan Chase & Co. - Riverton Roll
VODACOM GRP LTD/S (OTCMKTS:VDMCY) Cut to Underweight at JPMorgan Chase & Co.  Riverton Roll

JPMorgan Chase & Co. downgraded shares of VODACOM GRP LTD/S (OTCMKTS:VDMCY) from a neutral rating to an underweight rating in a research note ...


Sat, 20 Jul 2019 23:43:52 GMT
Vodacom Slumps on South Africa Sales Drop as Price Cuts Bite - Bloomberg
Vodacom Slumps on South Africa Sales Drop as Price Cuts Bite  Bloomberg

Vodacom Group Ltd. fell the most in more than two months as lower prices and a slower-than-expected economic recovery led to a surprise sales decline in its ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Vodacom keeps changing the reason it claims to be SA's best network – and an advertising regulator is getting tired of its games - Business Insider South Africa
Vodacom keeps changing the reason it claims to be SA's best network – and an advertising regulator is getting tired of its games  Business Insider South Africa

The appeals committee of SA's advertising regulator says Vodacom shouldn't be claiming to be the best cellphone network in the land anymore, as MTN ...


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Springboks v Wallabies: Five memorable Tests between South Africa and Australia - SowetanLIVE Sunday World
Springboks v Wallabies: Five memorable Tests between South Africa and Australia  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

The Springboks and Australia have thrown up some classic contests in South Africa over the years. We relive five of the best on South African soil in the ...


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 13:52:00 GMT
Some 10 million South Africans are now borrowing airtime and data from Vodacom – and paying up to 60% extra - Business Insider South Africa
Some 10 million South Africans are now borrowing airtime and data from Vodacom – and paying up to 60% extra  Business Insider South Africa

Vodacom says it now has just under 10 million users of its Airtime Advance *service*, a use-now-pay-later scheme for airtime and data. Airtime Advance is an ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom cuts data prices in the wake of increased competition - Tuko.co.ke
Safaricom cuts data prices in the wake of increased competition  Tuko.co.ke

Tuko.co.ke News ? The telco which offers a wide range of internet packages slashed the charges per Megabyte (MB) and is expected to lower the prices further ...


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here’s how much MTN & Vodacom charge for data in other countries - EWN
Here’s how much MTN & Vodacom charge for data in other countries  EWN

The inquiry by the Competition Commission looked at Vodacom and MTN prices in countries such as Lesotho, Nigeria and Rwanda after South Africans ...


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom Closes South Africa Stores Amid ‘Please Call Me’ Protest - Bloomberg
Vodacom Closes South Africa Stores Amid ‘Please Call Me’ Protest  Bloomberg

Vodacom Group Ltd. closed some South African stores on Thursday as protests intensify over the level of compensation the mobile-phone company is prepared ...


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Vodacom clamped down on the 'content fraud' that makes airtime disappear – and lost almost half the money it was making from content subscriptions - Business Insider South Africa
Vodacom clamped down on the 'content fraud' that makes airtime disappear – and lost almost half the money it was making from content subscriptions  Business Insider South Africa

Vodacom says it took a big knock in "WASP revenue" because of stringent policies about *content* fraud, after years of complaints.


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom backtracks after outrage: It will now roll over data for free - Business Insider South Africa
Vodacom backtracks after outrage: It will now roll over data for free  Business Insider South Africa

Vodacom was going to be the only mobile operator to charge for data rollovers to the next month.


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
You can now transfer your cellphone data to other people for free - except if you're with Vodacom - Business Insider South Africa
You can now transfer your cellphone data to other people for free - except if you're with Vodacom  Business Insider South Africa

All South African cellphone users are now able to transfer data to other people on the same network, in line with new regulations from the Independent ...


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Consumers 'highly unsatisfied' with Vodacom and others - Moneyweb.co.za
Consumers 'highly unsatisfied' with Vodacom and others  Moneyweb.co.za

South Africans are not satisfied with their mobile network providers, particularly the biggest provider, Vodacom. The Please Call Me battle between Nkosana ...


Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Rassie: A few guys put their hands up for World Cup selection - IOL
Rassie: A few guys put their hands up for World Cup selection  IOL

SA Rugby's Director of Rugby, Rassie Erasmus, lauded several players for superb individual performances in the Springboks' 35-17 win over Australia.


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 08:30:00 GMT
Cellphone data rules change this week - here's how it will work at Vodacom, MTN, Cell C and Telkom - Business Insider South Africa
Cellphone data rules change this week - here's how it will work at Vodacom, MTN, Cell C and Telkom  Business Insider South Africa

From the beginning of March, South Africans have to be warned if they use out-of-bundle data, and they will also be able to roll over data.


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Vodacom to tackle ruling on data - IOL
Vodacom to tackle ruling on data  IOL

Mobile operator has hinted that it could challenge the Competition Commission's ruling on data prices.


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
South Africa: Vast Networks' Wi-Fi offload trial with Vodacom 'faster than cellular' - Wi-Fi NOW News
South Africa: Vast Networks' Wi-Fi offload trial with Vodacom 'faster than cellular'  Wi-Fi NOW News

By Claus Hetting, Wi-Fi NOW CEO & Chairman. South Africa's Vast Networks has been operating a trial Wi-Fi offload *service* for the country's largest MNO ...


Sun, 16 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
South Africans do not love Vodacom. Cell C has the best service - BrandsEye SA - 702
South Africans do not love Vodacom. Cell C has the best service - BrandsEye SA  702

South Africans on social media are hating on Vodacom and quitting the network, says Nic Ray of BrandsEye SA.


Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Where are they now? Man City's first pre-season XI after the 2008 takeover - PlanetFootball
Where are they now? Man City's first pre-season XI after the 2008 takeover  PlanetFootball

In July 2009, Manchester City were still trying to find their new identity as a European superclub. Their first pre-season friendly XI was therefore a bit strange.


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 07:42:46 GMT
Semis created perfect build-up script - SuperSport
Semis created perfect build-up script  SuperSport

The results ran according to the predicted script but what happened on the field in the semifinal round may have injected some much needed interest into the ...


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The best mobile networks in South Africa: MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom vs Rain - BusinessTech
The best mobile networks in South Africa: MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom vs Rain  BusinessTech

MyBroadband Insights has released its Q1 2019 Mobile Network Quality Report, which shows that MTN has the best mobile network in South Africa. The report ...


Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
#Vodacom shutdown looming over Please Call Me non-payment | The Star - Independent Online
#Vodacom shutdown looming over Please Call Me non-payment | The Star  Independent Online

The giant network is facing the wrath of customers and citizens over its long battle with former employee Nkosana Makate.


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Vodacom's data prices fell 16.4% in six months – and the customers are streaming in - Business Insider South Africa
Vodacom's data prices fell 16.4% in six months – and the customers are streaming in  Business Insider South Africa

The internet of things was the biggest area of customer growth for Vodacom in the last six months, but unlike MTN it is growing across the board in South Africa.


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Vodacom South Africa - Africa Outlook Magazine
Vodacom South Africa  Africa Outlook Magazine

Typifying Transformation. Read on issuu. Powered by. Publish for Free. Powered by Issuu · Publish for Free. The leading player in South Africa's ...


Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Vodacom goes big on cloud with AWS partnership - ITWeb
Vodacom goes big on cloud with AWS partnership  ITWeb

Vodacom has announced a strategic partnership with cloud giant Amazon Web Services (AWS), which will see Vodacom become both a customer of AWS and a ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom launches eSIM support - BusinessTech
Vodacom launches eSIM support  BusinessTech

Vodacom has officially launched support for eSIM devices in South Africa, allowing users with eSIM-enabled devices to connect to the Vodacom network.


Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
South Africa's Vodacom, Telkom welcome ECA bill withdrawal - Reuters Africa
South Africa's Vodacom, Telkom welcome ECA bill withdrawal  Reuters Africa

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African mobile network operators Vodacom and Telkom on Wednesday welcomed a government decision to withdraw a bill ...


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Yes, SA data is more expensive than it needs to be, Vodacom says – and it is all government's fault - Business Insider South Africa
Yes, SA data is more expensive than it needs to be, Vodacom says – and it is all government's fault  Business Insider South Africa

Vodacom said it “needlessly” had to build more towers to expand its 4G network. Consumers end up paying for that via higher prices.


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Sharks part ways with Du Preez and sons - SuperSport
Sharks part ways with Du Preez and sons  SuperSport

After five seasons with the Cell C Sharks, initially as an assistant coach and thereafter as head coach, Robert du Preez will take up the next chapter of his ...


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:46:46 GMT
Vodacom, MTN head-to-head subscriber race intensifies - ITWeb
Vodacom, MTN head-to-head subscriber race intensifies  ITWeb

South Africa's two biggest mobile operators, MTN and Vodacom, continue to rake in subscribers and have over 73 million local subscribers between them, and ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei P30 Pro and P30 lite mobile contracts: MTN vs Vodacom - BusinessTech
Huawei P30 Pro and P30 lite mobile contracts: MTN vs Vodacom  BusinessTech

Huawei will officially launch its flagship P30 Series of smartphones at an event in Johannesburg on Wednesday (3 April), having revealed the range…


Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

South Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Outlook 2019 – Growth Drivers and Industry Key Players – Vodacom, MTN; Cell C; Telkom; Virgin Mobile; Neotel and Forecast Analysis to 2023 - Spaceflight News
South Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Outlook 2019 – Growth Drivers and Industry Key Players – Vodacom, MTN; Cell C; Telkom; Virgin Mobile; Neotel and Forecast Analysis to 2023  Spaceflight News

South Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Outlook 2019 – Growth Drivers and Industry Key Players – Vodacom, MTN; Cell C; Telkom; Virgin Mobile; ...


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
South Africa's Mobile Market 2019-2023: Infrastructure, Operators, Broadband, Statistics - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Yahoo Finance
South Africa's Mobile Market 2019-2023: Infrastructure, Operators, Broadband, Statistics - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Yahoo Finance

The "South Africa - Mobile Infrastructure, Operators and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Heita, it's 8ta | Business - Mail & Guardian Online
Heita, it's 8ta | Business  Mail & Guardian Online

As of Monday South Africa will have a fourth mobile operator and it means business. The new operator, which has been dubbed “8ta”, is the mobile arm of South ...


Fri, 15 Oct 2010 07:00:00 GMT
From Heita to Telkom - MyBroadband
From Heita to Telkom  MyBroadband

The Telkom Mobile brand was discontinued in October 2014 – this was its journey from inception.


Fri, 16 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
South African Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Report, 2019 - Telkom Signs Roaming and Facilities Leasing Agreement with MTN - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
South African Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Report, 2019 - Telkom Signs Roaming and Facilities Leasing Agreement with MTN - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "South Africa - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
8ta to rebrand as Telkom Mobile - MyBroadband
8ta to rebrand as Telkom Mobile  MyBroadband

Telkom is planning to rebrand 8ta as Telkom Mobile, partly because of Telkom's strong convergence strategy. In an e-mail to staff Telkom Mobile MD Attila Vitai ...


Fri, 01 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMT
South Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Research 2019-2023 Industry Key Players – Vodacom, MTN; Cell C; Telkom; Virgin Mobile; Neotel - Crypto News Today
South Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Research 2019-2023 Industry Key Players – Vodacom, MTN; Cell C; Telkom; Virgin Mobile; Neotel  Crypto News Today

WiseGuyReports.com “South Africa – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of ...


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 11:42:54 GMT
Telkom fires up 8ta contracts | News - Mail & Guardian Online
Telkom fires up 8ta contracts | News  Mail & Guardian Online

Telkom's new mobile business, 8ta, is stepping up the fight with rivals Vodacom, MTN and Cell C with the launch this week of five contract packages, all offering ...


Tue, 09 Nov 2010 08:00:00 GMT
Test your knowledge about Telkom - MyBroadband
Test your knowledge about Telkom  MyBroadband

Take this quiz to find out how much you know about Telkom.


Fri, 01 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
8ta prepaid data prices versus Vodacom, MTN and Cell C - MyBroadband
8ta prepaid data prices versus Vodacom, MTN and Cell C  MyBroadband

8ta recently slashed their prepaid data bundle prices. This is how 8ta's prices compares with Vodacom, MTN and Cell C's rates.


Thu, 12 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT
8·ta re-brands Telkom Hillbrow Tower - IT News Africa
8·ta re-brands Telkom Hillbrow Tower  IT News Africa

8·ta, South Africa's fourth mobile operator is increasing its brand equity and awareness in and around Johannesburg, South Africa with the latest exercise being.


Fri, 14 Oct 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Advertising spat reveals new Vodacom slogan? - TechCentral
Advertising spat reveals new Vodacom slogan?  TechCentral

A dispute lodged by the UK's Vodafone at the Advertising Standards Authority appears to have inadvertently provided insights into Vodacom's plans to rebrand ...


Wed, 02 Feb 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Telkom Mobile resorting to fraud to get subscribers? iLIVE - Times LIVE
Telkom Mobile resorting to fraud to get subscribers? iLIVE  Times LIVE

I just found out today that Telkom Mobile's 8.ta cellular network provider has a fraudulent account opened in my name complete with my ID number and ...


Fri, 09 Sep 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Take this quiz to test your South African mobile knowledge - MyBroadband
Take this quiz to test your South African mobile knowledge  MyBroadband

Do you know a lot about Vodacom, MTN, Cell C, and Telkom? Take this quiz and find out.


Fri, 21 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT

Cell C hires consultants to probe business practices - Fin24
Cell C hires consultants to probe business practices  Fin24

South African wireless carrier Cell C has begun talks to delay debt payments and has hired consultants to probe its business practices and advise on a ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
South Africa’s best mobile network: Vodacom vs MTN vs Cell C vs Telkom vs Rain - BusinessTech
South Africa’s best mobile network: Vodacom vs MTN vs Cell C vs Telkom vs Rain  BusinessTech

MyBroadband Insights has released its Q2 2019 Mobile Network Quality Report, showing which company has the best mobile network in South Africa.


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 05:53:47 GMT
Last chance saloon for Cell C, CEO says - TechCentral
Last chance saloon for Cell C, CEO says  TechCentral

The pending further recapitalisation of mobile operator Cell C and a clean-up and restructuring of the business is the last chance for the financially troubled ...


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 15:00:00 GMT
Cell C to cut capex as S&P sounds alarm over debt woes - Moneyweb.co.za
Cell C to cut capex as S&P sounds alarm over debt woes  Moneyweb.co.za

S&P described Cell C's amendment to a private, R1.4bn 'airtime facility' agreement as being 'tantamount to a selective default'.


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C subscribers – Do this now - MyBroadband
Cell C subscribers – Do this now  MyBroadband

Industry insiders have revealed that billions in airtime has been stolen from mobile subscribers in South Africa over the last decade. Cell C explained that, unlike ...


Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C in deep trouble – Here is what insiders say - MyBroadband
Cell C in deep trouble – Here is what insiders say  MyBroadband

Cell C is in deep financial trouble, with people speculating that the company may face bankruptcy or even close down. Here are what insiders say.


Sun, 14 Jul 2019 15:56:59 GMT
Blue Label 'disempowers' black SMMEs - IOL
Blue Label 'disempowers' black SMMEs  IOL

The Competition Commission is investigating Blue Label Telecoms for prepaid airtime arrangements that are allegedly disempowering to blackowned SMMEs.


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 04:30:00 GMT
Data prices could start falling from next month - here's why - Business Insider South Africa
Data prices could start falling from next month - here's why  Business Insider South Africa

South Africa has some of the most expensive data in the world.


Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Once-off data bundle prices – MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom - MyBroadband
Once-off data bundle prices – MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom  MyBroadband

President Cyril Ramaphosa recently said at the State of the Nation address that the government will ensure that data costs are cut.


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Best big data deals – Vodacom vs MTN vs Telkom vs Cell C - MyBroadband
Best big data deals – Vodacom vs MTN vs Telkom vs Cell C  MyBroadband

The price of big mobile data bundles has plummeted over the last year – here are the best deals in South Africa.


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Rise Against Hunger and Cell C partner up for Nelson Mandela Day - Media Update
Rise Against Hunger and Cell C partner up for Nelson Mandela Day  Media Update

As part of its 'Employee Volunteerism` initiative, Cell C partnered with Rise Against Hunger Africa on Friday, 12 July to help with the packing and packaging of ...


Thu, 18 Jul 2019 12:30:00 GMT
The biggest mobile data contracts in South Africa – MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom - MyBroadband
The biggest mobile data contracts in South Africa – MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom  MyBroadband

South Africa's mobile networks offer contracts that cater to customers who wish to consume high amounts of mobile data.


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom, MTN and Rain are preparing for e-SIM cards in SA. Here's how it will work - Business Insider South Africa
Vodacom, MTN and Rain are preparing for e-SIM cards in SA. Here's how it will work  Business Insider South Africa

South Africa's two largest cellular network providers Vodacom and MTN, and newcomer Rain, plan to accommodate eSIM-cards by 2020. An eSIM-card is built ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here it is – The letter Vodacom, MTN, Telkom, and Cell C sent to Ramaphosa - MyBroadband
Here it is – The letter Vodacom, MTN, Telkom, and Cell C sent to Ramaphosa  MyBroadband

President Cyril Ramaphosa surprised the industry with his comments about 5G and Huawei – here is what Vodacom, MTN, Cell C and Telkom told him.


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Five things making headlines in South Africa today - Moneyweb.co.za
Five things making headlines in South Africa today  Moneyweb.co.za

Moyo and Old Mutual spat intensifies, Mboweni appoints PIC board, trouble at Cell C, mining and manufacturing output, Sarb expected to cut repo rate.


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 08:07:54 GMT
Currie Cup 2019: Round 2 results, highlights and standings [video] - The South African
Currie Cup 2019: Round 2 results, highlights and standings [video]  The South African

The cut-throat nature of Currie Cup this year means there is no place for slip-ups even as early as round 2 of the provincial competition.


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 19:40:35 GMT
We're being scammed out of billions in airtime, claims MyBroadband report - CapeTalk
We're being scammed out of billions in airtime, claims MyBroadband report  CapeTalk

MyBroadband.co.za reports that rogue wireless application *service* providers bill subscribers' accounts without their permission.


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Billions in airtime stolen from South Africans – Industry insiders - MyBroadband
Billions in airtime stolen from South Africans – Industry insiders  MyBroadband

Shocking amounts of airtime have been stolen from mobile subscribers in South Africa, industry insiders revealed.


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sharks part ways with Du Preez and sons - SuperSport
Sharks part ways with Du Preez and sons  SuperSport

After five seasons with the Cell C Sharks, initially as an assistant coach and thereafter as head coach, Robert du Preez will take up the next chapter of his ...


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:46:46 GMT
Best WhatsApp data bundles in South Africa – Vodacom vs MTN - MyBroadband
Best WhatsApp data bundles in South Africa – Vodacom vs MTN  MyBroadband

There have been a number of changes to the price of WhatsApp data bundles in South Africa, with the cost of these bundles increasing significantly over the ...


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:02:20 GMT
The cheapest 10GB mobile data bundles in South Africa - MyBroadband
The cheapest 10GB mobile data bundles in South Africa  MyBroadband

Using large amounts of mobile data in South Africa can be expensive, especially if you have no backup Wi-Fi connection and require a constant connection to ...


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
High data prices? Blame government - TechCentral
High data prices? Blame government  TechCentral

Access to more data is vital for economic growth and education. Young people spend more and more time on mobile devices — the fewer regulations and the ...


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 06:43:00 GMT
Looks Like Cell C Is In Serious Financial Trouble - 2oceansvibe News
Looks Like Cell C Is In Serious Financial Trouble  2oceansvibe News

Cell C is in major financial trouble, which has forced the mobile *service* provider to consider drastic measures to save the company.


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C appoints interim CEO - BusinessTech
Cell C appoints interim CEO  BusinessTech

Douglas Craigie Stevenson has been appointed as the interim Cell C CEO.


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
South Africa’s 10 strongest and most valuable brands - BusinessTech
South Africa’s 10 strongest and most valuable brands  BusinessTech

Brand valuation and research group Brand Finance has published its latest annual review of the strongest and most valuable brands in South Africa – with ...


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:35:24 GMT
Crime syndicates stealing South Africans’ airtime – WASPA - MyBroadband
Crime syndicates stealing South Africans’ airtime – WASPA  MyBroadband

WASPA warned that South African mobile users are at risk from overseas-based mobile fraudsters who steal their airtime.


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Now it's France versus US in tech wars - ITWeb
Now it's France versus US in tech wars  ITWeb

France's Senate approves a tax on big tech companies, potentially opening a new front in a trade row between Washington and the EU.


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 07:21:10 GMT
I only spend R17 on cellphone data a month – here's how I do it - Business Insider South Africa
I only spend R17 on cellphone data a month – here's how I do it  Business Insider South Africa

With only R17 a month, I am able to buy enough data to use WhatsApp uninterrupted for an entire month without fear that it will run out. Launched in July 2018, ...


Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
These Are South Africa's 10 Most Valuable And Strongest Brands - 2oceansvibe News
These Are South Africa's 10 Most Valuable And Strongest Brands  2oceansvibe News

Brand Finance's latest review reveals the strongest and most valuable brands in South Africa.


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 07:06:26 GMT
Springboks name team for Wallabies Test - RugbyPass
Springboks name team for Wallabies Test  RugbyPass

Experienced lock Eben Etzebeth was on Wednesday named as Springbok captain for Saturday's first Castle Lager Rugby Championship match against ...


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 13:28:00 GMT
Cell C launches WhatsApp Boosta - IOL
Cell C launches WhatsApp Boosta  IOL

WhatsApp Boosta allows customers to boost their 1, 5 and 30-day data bundles with additional data to use exclusively on WhatsApp.


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Blue Label considering new investors for Cell C - BusinessTech
Blue Label considering new investors for Cell C  BusinessTech

Blue Label Telecoms Ltd. is considering offers for potential new investment in Cell C Pty Ltd. after posting a first-half loss partly caused by its interest in…


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Cell C awarded Level 3 B-BBEE status - IOL
Cell C awarded Level 3 B-BBEE status  IOL

Cell C has been awarded Level 3 B-BBEE status, which significantly increases the company's scope for growth in the SA economy.


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C now complies fully with new Icasa data rules - TechCentral
Cell C now complies fully with new Icasa data rules  TechCentral

Cell C has become the second major mobile operator in South Africa, after Telkom, to comply fully with communications regulator Icasa's new data-expiry rules.


Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile market share 2019: Vodacom vs MTN vs Cell C vs Telkom - BusinessTech
Mobile market share 2019: Vodacom vs MTN vs Cell C vs Telkom  BusinessTech

Telkom has reported adding 4.5 million subscribers to its mobile network in the past year – shaking up the mobile market share landscape in South Africa.


Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cellphone data rules change this week - here's how it will work at Vodacom, MTN, Cell C and Telkom - Business Insider South Africa
Cellphone data rules change this week - here's how it will work at Vodacom, MTN, Cell C and Telkom  Business Insider South Africa

From the beginning of March, South Africans have to be warned if they use out-of-bundle data, and they will also be able to roll over data.


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Blue Label Telecoms tanks on Cell C investment jitters - IOL
Blue Label Telecoms tanks on Cell C investment jitters  IOL

Mobile operator Blue Label, founded by brothers Brett and Mark Levy, plummeted 18.63 percent to R4.93 a share, valuing the company at R5.5billion.


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
South Africa backs Huawei in its fight against US restrictions - BusinessTech
South Africa backs Huawei in its fight against US restrictions  BusinessTech

South Africa's presidency says that it supports Huawei in its fight against restrictions implemented by US president Donald Trump.


Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom of South Africa Mulls Making Another Bid for Cell C - Bloomberg
Telkom of South Africa Mulls Making Another Bid for Cell C  Bloomberg

Telkom SA SOC Ltd. is considering making an offer to buy a majority stake in Cell C Pty Ltd. that would lead to a combination of South Africa's third- and ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Cell C reports massive R1.27 billion loss - BusinessTech
Cell C reports massive R1.27 billion loss  BusinessTech

As part of its interim results reporting for the half year ended November 2018, Blue Label Telecoms has published the 2018 full year financial results for Cell C.


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
CellC users get 1GB after load shedding interrupts service - News24
CellC users get 1GB after load shedding interrupts service  News24

Cell C has apologised to its users who were unable to access the network for approximately two hours.


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
SA will only have two networks in the near future, Cell C exec believes - Business Insider South Africa
SA will only have two networks in the near future, Cell C exec believes  Business Insider South Africa

Infrastructure sharing and consolidation is inevitable, Cell C believes, with competition only on a *service* level.


Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Miss South Africa 2019: Semi-finalists, ticket prices and important dates - The South African
Miss South Africa 2019: Semi-finalists, ticket prices and important dates  The South African

We now know who the Miss South Africa 2019 semi-finalists are with the final pageant set to take place on Women's Day in Pretoria.


Sat, 29 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C to roll out public Wi-Fi in South Africa with Facebook - TechCentral
Cell C to roll out public Wi-Fi in South Africa with Facebook  TechCentral

Cell C has partnered with Facebook to roll out public-access Wi-Fi hotspots in South Africa, and has taken the first few live at the University of the Western Cape.


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C, Facebook connect university students - ITWeb
Cell C, Facebook connect university students  ITWeb

Mobile operator Cell C has joined forces with Facebook to introduce public access WiFi hotspots at the University of the Western Cape (UWC). In a statement ...


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Jonathan Beare consortium to buy into Cell C - TechCentral
Jonathan Beare consortium to buy into Cell C  TechCentral

Cell C's largest shareholder, the JSE-listed Blue Label Telecoms, said on Friday that The Buffet Consortium plans to buy a minority shareholding in Cell C that ...


Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN, Cell C hiked the cost of voice calls - while offering what appeared to be freebies - Business Insider South Africa
MTN, Cell C hiked the cost of voice calls - while offering what appeared to be freebies  Business Insider South Africa

Tariffs filed with regulator Icasa show that MTN increased the standard cost of a voice call while offering what appeared to be a big freebie. Meanwhile Cell C ...


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C pulls out of sponsoring Miss South Africa pageant - BusinessTech
Cell C pulls out of sponsoring Miss South Africa pageant  BusinessTech

Cell C has pulled its sponsorship of the Miss South Africa pageant as it looks for new opportunities that are in line with it strategic focus as a business.


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
What next for Sharks after new broom sweeps clean - SuperSport
What next for Sharks after new broom sweeps clean  SuperSport

The confirmation of the change that had already been telegraphed at the end of Super Rugby will intensify the focus on what remains of the Cell C Sharks' 2019 ...


Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:20:36 GMT
Cell C customers now roaming on MTN - TechCentral
Cell C customers now roaming on MTN  TechCentral

Cell C said on Tuesday that it has completed the implementation of its roaming agreement with MTN South Africa. This means that Cell C customers outside the ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The new data messages you will get from Vodacom, MTN, Cell C and Telkom next month - BusinessTech
The new data messages you will get from Vodacom, MTN, Cell C and Telkom next month  BusinessTech

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) has published a number of clarification amendments to the End-User and Subscriber *Service* ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Here's how MTN, Vodacom, Cell C, and Telkom could end up making (possibly rather a lot of) money out of Huawei's Android crisis - Business Insider South Africa
Here's how MTN, Vodacom, Cell C, and Telkom could end up making (possibly rather a lot of) money out of Huawei's Android crisis  Business Insider South Africa

Huawei has been quietly talking to European operators about incentives to get its App Gallery replacement for the Google Play Store to fly according to a new ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C pens agreement with Free State government for public access WiFi - BusinessTech
Cell C pens agreement with Free State government for public access WiFi  BusinessTech

Cell C says it has signed an agreement with the Free State Provincial Government, that paves the way for public access WiFi for the province.


Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
What to look for when buying an LTE router - MyBroadband
What to look for when buying an LTE router  MyBroadband

When signing up to an LTE data contract with one of South Africa's leading mobile networks, if you are not planning on using the SIM card in your smartphone, ...


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 13:28:38 GMT
Cell C turns to Blue Label, banks to refinance onerous debt - Fin24
Cell C turns to Blue Label, banks to refinance onerous debt  Fin24

Cell C says it's refinanced R1.4bn of debt on better terms with loans from its biggest shareholder and a consortium of banks as the wireless carrier considers a ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Currie Cup XV of the week: Young Lions roar, great Griquas - Citizen
Currie Cup XV of the week: Young Lions roar, great Griquas  Citizen

Tyrone Green of the XEROX Golden Lions scores during the Currie Cup match between Xerox Golden Lions XV and Phakisa Pumas at Emirates Airline Park on ...


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 17:43:00 GMT
Report shows top SA brands are outpacing GDP - Bizcommunity.com
Report shows top SA brands are outpacing GDP  Bizcommunity.com

According to the latest Brand Finance South Africa 50 report, South Africa's top brands are defying the flat South African economy and recording healthy brand ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C launches new social media data bundles - BusinessTech
Cell C launches new social media data bundles  BusinessTech

Cell C has the cut the price of its daily data bundles and launched new promotional social media bundles.


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Jose Dos Santos’ colourful era as Cell C CEO comes to an end - BizNews
Jose Dos Santos’ colourful era as Cell C CEO comes to an end  BizNews

JOHANNESBURG — As a former tech journalist, I attended a few media briefings held by Jose Dos Santos during his time as Cell C CEO. I even interviewed ...


Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Cell C has suspended 400 workers, but it’s not about race, says ICTU - Citizen
Cell C has suspended 400 workers, but it’s not about race, says ICTU  Citizen

The hashtag #cellckwenzenjani (or Cell C what happened?) was trending in South Africa on Thursday morning, with a tweet on the matter by popular but ...


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C appoints new Chief HR officer - ITWeb Africa
Cell C appoints new Chief HR officer  ITWeb Africa

Cell C has appointed Juba Mashaba as the operator's Chief Human Resources Officer as of 1 June 2019 as the company continues to implement a new ...


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Reloaded Currie Cup ready for lift off this weekend - SuperSport
Reloaded Currie Cup ready for lift off this weekend  SuperSport

The #Reloaded Currie Cup will kick off in dramatic fashion this weekend as six of the seven participating teams take to the field in the first of nine action-packed ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The best mobile networks in South Africa: MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom vs Rain - BusinessTech
The best mobile networks in South Africa: MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom vs Rain  BusinessTech

MyBroadband Insights has released its Q1 2019 Mobile Network Quality Report, which shows that MTN has the best mobile network in South Africa. The report ...


Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C turns to Blue Label and banks to refinance debt - BusinessTech
Cell C turns to Blue Label and banks to refinance debt  BusinessTech

Cell C said it has refinanced R1.4 billion ($100 million) of debt on better terms with loans from its biggest shareholder and a consortium of banks as the South…


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
We’re 10 days away from new mobile data laws in South Africa – here’s what you need to know - BusinessTech
We’re 10 days away from new mobile data laws in South Africa – here’s what you need to know  BusinessTech

South Africa is 10 days away from new data regulations – with mobile customers soon to be spared from out of bundle charges, unless they choose to opt in.


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Cell C drops call on Miss SA pageant - SowetanLIVE Sunday World
Cell C drops call on Miss SA pageant  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

The future of the Miss South Africa beauty pageant is hanging by a thread after losing its headline sponsor. After five colourful years, Cell C has pulled out of ...


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Why Telkom should buy Cell C - MyBroadband
Why Telkom should buy Cell C  MyBroadband

Telkom should buy Cell C to boost scale and extract potential synergies. This is according to a Standard Bank Group Securities presentation from February 2019 ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
SPECIAL REPORT Data costs are falling, say Vodacom, MTN, Cell C, Telkom - Fin24
SPECIAL REPORT Data costs are falling, say Vodacom, MTN, Cell C, Telkom  Fin24

Why is data in South Africa so expensive? Why does it 'expire'? And is there anything that anyone can do about it? Fin24 unpacks the issues in the second ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Cell C extends data promotions for WhatsApp and Facebook - BusinessTech
Cell C extends data promotions for WhatsApp and Facebook  BusinessTech

Cell C announced that it has extended its ShoutOut social data bundles promotion until the end of January 2019.


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C launches new triple data promotion - BusinessTech
Cell C launches new triple data promotion  BusinessTech

Cell C has launched new promotional data packages on its SmartData Share plans, offering three times the data.


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
‘Is it load shedding?’ – Cell C customers angry over no network - Citizen
‘Is it load shedding?’ – Cell C customers angry over no network  Citizen

A problem at one of Cell C's data centres left customers with no network for most of Saturday morning. As if stage 1 load shedding wasn't bad enough, Cell C ...


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Cell C 50GB for R500 Black Friday deal - BusinessTech
Cell C 50GB for R500 Black Friday deal  BusinessTech

Starting this Black Friday, Cell C is offering a prepaid data SIM loaded with 50GB of data for R500 – R10 per Gigabyte.


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Cell C celebrates its 'Take a Girl Child to Work Day®' campaign - Media Update
Cell C celebrates its 'Take a Girl Child to Work Day®' campaign  Media Update

Various organisations, including Cell C, the Office of the Presidency, The Public Protector, Siemens and celebrities like Nomzamo Mbatha, hosted girls in honour ...


Mon, 03 Jun 2019 12:15:00 GMT
Cell C launches new ‘spend control’ service - BusinessTech
Cell C launches new ‘spend control’ service  BusinessTech

Cell C customers will not have to worry about their out-of-bundle (OOB) spend again, with Cell C's new Spend Control *service*, which will be available from…


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Cell C accuses Vodacom of misleading customers with data bundle pricing - BusinessTech
Cell C accuses Vodacom of misleading customers with data bundle pricing  BusinessTech

The Advertising Regulatory Board (ARB) has published a new ruling which dealt with a dispute between Cell C and Vodacom.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Cell C workers protest over unpaid bonuses - BusinessTech
Cell C workers protest over unpaid bonuses  BusinessTech

Cell C's head office in Woodmead had its front gates shut this morning as staff protested over bonuses which they said were owed to them. Cell C confirmed to ...


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Vodacom's data prices fell 16.4% in six months – and the customers are streaming in - Business Insider South Africa
Vodacom's data prices fell 16.4% in six months – and the customers are streaming in  Business Insider South Africa

The internet of things was the biggest area of customer growth for Vodacom in the last six months, but unlike MTN it is growing across the board in South Africa.


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Cell C has launched an enhanced MediaPlay package - IOL
Cell C has launched an enhanced MediaPlay package  IOL

Cell C is proud to unveil its enhanced and refined "all-in-one mobile and entertainment solution", MediaPlay.


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C launches WhatsApp data promotion - MyBroadband
Cell C launches WhatsApp data promotion  MyBroadband

Cell has launched its new WhatsApp Boosta bundle, a promotional offering that provides customers with additional WhatsApp-only data when they recharge.


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New mobile data rules: Relief coming for consumers as Icasa settles case with Cell C, MTN - Fin24
New mobile data rules: Relief coming for consumers as Icasa settles case with Cell C, MTN  Fin24

Icasa says it has reached a settlement with Cell C and MTN over the implementation of data rules.


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Cell C implores customers to set out of bundle limits, here’s why you shouldn’t - htxt.africa
Cell C implores customers to set out of bundle limits, here’s why you shouldn’t  htxt.africa

Don't set an out of bundle limit so that your airtime doesn't get depleted as you use Facebook.


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Cell C tops 16m subscribers, turnaround on track - Fin24
Cell C tops 16m subscribers, turnaround on track  Fin24

Cell C has increased its subscriber base by 600 000, driven up data revenue and made a large dent in its debts despite a challenging environment, it says.


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C to help City with Wi-Fi expansion across the metro | Cape Argus - Independent Online
Cell C to help City with Wi-Fi expansion across the metro | Cape Argus  Independent Online

Cape Town - The City of Cape Town announced on Tuesday it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with network provider Cell C in partnership ...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cell-C Fast Becoming South Africa’s Telecel - Technology Zimbabwe
Cell-C Fast Becoming South Africa’s Telecel  Technology Zimbabwe

Cell-C had a tough 2018 and one can't help but draw some parallels between it and Zimbabwean's fledgling network; Telecel.


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Huge Group wins interdict against Cell C in airtime battle - TechCentral
Huge Group wins interdict against Cell C in airtime battle  TechCentral

Huge Group said on Tuesday that it has won an interdict in a legal dispute between two of its subsidiaries and Cell C, apparently preventing the mobile operator ...


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
South Africans do not love Vodacom. Cell C has the best service - BrandsEye SA - 702
South Africans do not love Vodacom. Cell C has the best service - BrandsEye SA  702

South Africans on social media are hating on Vodacom and quitting the network, says Nic Ray of BrandsEye SA.


Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, Cell C lag Vodacom in customer satisfaction - Moneyweb.co.za
MTN, Cell C lag Vodacom in customer satisfaction  Moneyweb.co.za

Vodacom, MTN and Cell C have all shown a decline in customer satisfaction scores in the past year, though MTN and Cell C lag their bigger rival, according to ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Big Cell C turnaround plan – Cost-cutting, investigations, and a hiring freeze - MyBroadband
Big Cell C turnaround plan – Cost-cutting, investigations, and a hiring freeze  MyBroadband

Cell C interim CEO Douglas Craigie Stevenson has published an open letter detailing how the company will implement a new business plan.


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The highs and lows of data prices in SA - ITWeb
The highs and lows of data prices in SA  ITWeb

Data-only network Rain has the cheapest 1GB data bundle in SA, while MTN and Vodacom are the most expensive.


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom – The best SIM-only data deals - MyBroadband
MTN vs Vodacom vs Cell C vs Telkom – The best SIM-only data deals  MyBroadband

Given how expensive mobile data can be in South Africa, it is important that you choose the deals that best suit your needs.


Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C free Black streaming data extended - BusinessTech
Cell C free Black streaming data extended  BusinessTech

Cell C has announced that its free Black streaming data promotion has been extended to February 2019. “The free data is available on any of Cell C's prepaid or ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why Telkom will not yet invest in 5G – and when 5G will be available at Cell C, Vodacom, MTN, and Rain - Business Insider South Africa
Why Telkom will not yet invest in 5G – and when 5G will be available at Cell C, Vodacom, MTN, and Rain  Business Insider South Africa

5G promises to be up to be 20 times faster than 4G.


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C Threatens To Sue Union, Dismiss Workers On Strike - Techfinancials.co.za
Cell C Threatens To Sue Union, Dismiss Workers On Strike  Techfinancials.co.za

Cell C yesterday threatened to sue the ICTU, which represents close to 1 300 striking workers in the mobile phone company.


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New Cell C MediaPlay pricing revealed - MyBroadband
New Cell C MediaPlay pricing revealed  MyBroadband

Cell C has launched its overhauled MediaPlay subscription packages, offering customers data packages with bundled minutes, SMSs, and access to the ...


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C in deep financial trouble – Drastic measures considered - MyBroadband
Cell C in deep financial trouble – Drastic measures considered  MyBroadband

Cell C is in deep financial trouble and the company and its shareholders are now considering drastic measures to save the mobile operator. This is according to ...


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C partners with SportPesa - ITWeb
Cell C partners with SportPesa  ITWeb

Mobile operator Cell C has done another deal with a sports betting platform, this time with gaming platform, SportPesa. Update. Former ClickaBet CEO Craig ...


Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
GALLERY: Cell C Take a Girl Child to Work Day initiative growing in stature - Alberton Record
GALLERY: Cell C Take a Girl Child to Work Day initiative growing in stature  Alberton Record

THE City of Ekurhuleni hosted the Take A GirlChildTOWork – under the name #MoreThanADay on May 30. The initiative Take A Girl Child To Work is seen as ...


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell C data packages and prices 2019 - Briefly.co.za
Cell C data packages and prices 2019  Briefly.co.za

Knowing the different offers on ?CELL C DATA PACKAGES? is the first step towards making the right decision on which bundle to settle for. With the need to be ...


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Black Friday: Cell C, MTN, Telkom and Vodacom's data specials - Memeburn
Black Friday: Cell C, MTN, Telkom and Vodacom's data specials  Memeburn

Looking for more data this Black Friday? We take a look at what South Africa's big four networks — Cell C, MTN, Telkom, and Vodacom — are offering ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Cell C launches new MediaPlay mobile and fibre offerings – with pricing - BusinessTech
Cell C launches new MediaPlay mobile and fibre offerings – with pricing  BusinessTech

Cell C has launched its new MediaPlay offerings – allowing consumers to plan and budget for their internet and entertainment services through one contract.


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

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