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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...

SA’s Telkom, unions in groundbreaking deal

Telkom on Tuesday announced the successful conclusion of a new two year Collaborative Partnership Agreement (CPA) with organised labour that allows the company to...

SA’s Telkom’s turnaround winning over investors

Investors gave thumbs up to the completion of the three year turnaround at South Africa’s Telkom, with the stock surging on Monday early trade...

Telkom Mobile added more than half a million customers in 2016

South Africa’s Telkom mobile phone unit continues to attract customers with compelling propositions. In the financial year to end-March 2016, Telkom Mobile added 519...

SA’s Telkom has connected 81 503 homes to its fibre network

Telkom, South Africa’s fixed-line telephone group, has spent R757 million in the 2016 financial year to connect 81 503 homes to its fibre infrastructure. The...

SA’s Telkom crawls out of the doldrums

“I am currently using Telkom Internet connection at my house and also a customer of 8ta (Telkom’s mobile phone unit),” said Karabo Moeng, a...

Telkom is the official Olympic sponsor of the South African Olympic and Paralympics teams

Telkom announced today that it is the official Olympic sponsor of the South African Olympic and Paralympics teams. The multi-million rand sponsorship will allow SASCOC...

SA’s Telkom taps social media for recruiting millennials

In its drive to attract new talent to be part of its transforming business, South Africa's Telkom recently launched a campaign that used social media...

SA’s Telkom pushes new tech to fight cable theft

South Africa's Telkom is ramping up efforts to migrate customers to wireless and fibre technologies to actively tackle cable theft syndicates. This comes as...

SA’s Telkom in partnership with Avaya to offer to provide Communications-as-a-Service to businesses

South Africa’s telephone group Telkom is collaborating with Avaya, a global leader in business communications, software, systems and services, to offer Communications-as-a-Service to businesses...

Telkom FutureMakers launches Eastern Cape business incubation centre

Telkom on Wednesday unveiled a partnership with Eastern Cape business incubation centre Propella FutureMakers Hub in Port Elizabeth. This is the second business incubation...