TELKOM

SA’s Cell C Chairman: We’re not Interested in Merger Talks with Telkom

by Staff Writer After a week of speculation that Telkom, South Africa’s incumbent fixed-line telephone group, may be interested in reviving talks to buy Cell...

Telkom Rebrands Telkom Business Connexion into BCX

by Staff Writer South African-based IT group Business Connexion has been rebranded as “BCX” months after it was bought by telecoms giant Telkom. The acquisition...

Number Porting: Can you Believe It South Africans are Happy With Vodacom, MTN, Cell C, Telkom

  by Staff Writer South African mobile and fixed-line telephone customers seem to be generally doing well, thanks to the number portability regulation giving them more options: to choose when...

Telkom, Treasury negotiations to save millions

In a statement on Monday, National Treasury said the renegotiated contract -- through Business Connexion (BCX) -- will save hundreds of millions in the next two years.

Vodacom, Telkom to offer iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in South Africa

Customers can order iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus beginning Friday, 14 Octob

Telkom is fixing customer mistakes it has been making for years

After years of pervasive complaints about horrible customer service, Africa’s largest fixed-line telephone group — Telkom — is ‘finally’ proving naysayers wrong. By Gugu Lourie Telkom...

Telkom secures court order against “thuggish” CWU union members

South Africa's Telkom said this afternoon that it secured an urgent interim court order interdicting and restraining CWU (Communications Workers Union) and its members...

Telkom fibre infrastructure in Limpopo hit by sabotage

Thousands of mobile network users and fixed line customers in Limpopo were yesterday left without connectivity following a serious incident of sabotage to the...

SA’s Telkom to offer free Wi-Fi hotspots in almost 1000 voting stations

South Africa’s Telkom has been selected by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) as its trusted partner to provide the state-of-the-art ICT services required to...

SA’s Telkom zero-rates  e-learning service

SA’s Telkom is partnering with Extramarks to offer zero-rated e-learning services to existing and new mobile and fixed post-paid customers. By Staff Writer The company...

Telkom looks to solve LTE network congestion problems

Telkom announced on Wednesday that it was experiencing congestion on some sections of its 2300Mhz LTE network due to an exceptional demand increase in...

Telkom boss Sipho Maseko received R14.5 million for turning around the firm

SA’s Telkom paid CEO Sipho Maseko R14.5 million for its 2016 financial year, showing the progress the boss of the telco has made in...

Telkom deal to buy Broadband Infraco collapses

Talks by South Africa's Telkom to buy Broadband Infraco has collapsed, ending attempts by the country's biggest fixed-line telephone group to goggle up the state-owned...

SA’s Telkom CEO Sipho Maseko isn’t declaring victory yet, but he is targeting pole position

From near death, Telkom – the country’s fixed-line telephone giant that was on life support for years – finally seems to have recovered enough...

SA’s Telkom looks to refocus Trudon towards smartphone advertising

South Africa's largest telephone group Telkom plans to refocus Trudon, a business unit which owns the iconic Yellow Pages phonebook. By Gugu Lourie Trudon delivers...