TELKOM

Vodacom Takes on Rivals – MTN, Cell C and Telkom – With the Promise of Lower Data Prices

For years now South Africa’s mobile phone operators have been accused of milking customers with higher data prices while banking exorbitant profits. The data prices...

Telkom Mobile Teams Up With Phonefinder.co.za To Boost Subscriber Acquisitions

By Staff Writer When consumers visit the Phonefinder.co.za cellphone contract comparison engine, they are able to view and compare packages from various Mobile Network Operators...

Why Should South Africa’s Telkom List on the JSE its Real Estate Worth Billions?

Telkom has one of South Africa’s biggest real-estate portfolio that started being acquired under the brutal, apartheid state machinery South Africa’s Telkom should just start...

We Made a Correct Decision Not To Sell SA’s Telkom, says Cwele

South Africa’s Telkom on Monday posted a strong set financial results for the year to end March 2017, prompting the Minister of Telecommunications and...

SA’s Telkom earnings lifted by mobile business

Telkom, South Africa’s biggest fixed-line telephone group, on Monday posted a 12.4% rise in headline earnings per share (HEPS) to 731.4 cents per share...

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...