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Telkom to launch new mobile brand

South Africa’s Telkom plans to introduce a new brand, Telkom Mobile, that will largely replace …

Report: Airtel eyeing SA buy

Bharti Airtel is looking to acquire an operator in South Africa, with the market’s smallest …

Telkom SA notes mobile costs, as 8ta grows

South Africa’s fixed-line incumbent Telkom SA said that its growing mobile business weighed on its …

South African LTE faces possible delay

Spectrum for LTE services in South Africa is unlikely to be allocated until 2012, pushing back the launch of next-generation mobile technology in the country.

MarketWatch: Mobile broadband drives Internet use in South Africa

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: The introduction of mobile broadband technology in South Africa has led to millions of citizens now accessing the Internet via smartphones.

Vodacom plays down prospect of more South African competition

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: South African market leader Vodacom has warned against the prospect of new operators joining the country’s competitive mobile market.

Vodacom plays down prospect of more South African competition

South African market leader Vodacom has warned against the prospect of new operators joining the …

Telkom confirms Multi-Links sale off; 8ta break-even delayed

South Africa-based operator Telkom said that the anticipated sale of its Multi-Links business to rival Visafone has been aborted, and that its board had voted to end all funding of this unit.

Telkom SA planning Nigerian mobile sale

Telkom South Africa is reported to be planning the sale of its Multi-Links mobile business in Nigeria, in order to stabilise its business activities and to enable it to seek growth elsewhere.