Engineering News | Telecoms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/telecoms-1 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 18:48:57 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 MTN has paid $53m to settle Nigeria dispute – central bank http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-has-paid-53m-to-settle-nigeria-dispute-central-bank-2019-01-22 Reuters TELECOMS Tue, 22 Jan 2019 16:13:00 +0200 509326 1548168439 1548166380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Uganda deports French, Rwandan MTN execs citing national security – police http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-deports-french-rwandan-mtn-execs-citing-national-security-police-2019-01-22 Reuters TELECOMS Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:45:00 +0200 509287 1548154351 1548153900 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Smart speakers become fastest growing connected device – report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/smart-speakers-become-fastest-growing-connected-device-report-2019-01-21 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Mon, 21 Jan 2019 14:38:00 +0200 509151 1548075148 1548074280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Half of the world’s population now using the Internet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/half-of-the-worlds-population-now-using-the-internet-2019-01-18 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507086 1547542582 1547762400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Tool designed for German football team opened to other sporting codes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sports-one-cloud-system-digitalises-performance-management-2019-01-18 Schalk Burger Sport Analytics Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507042 1547542582 1547762400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 High-tech to become fully embedded in core business processes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-tech-to-become-embedded-in-core-processes-dimension-data-2019-01-18 Schalk Burger Business Technology Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507225 1547542583 1547762400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Zurich data centre to process malware for global transparency initiative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/data-centre-to-process-malware-in-zurich-for-global-transparency-initiative-2019-01-18 Schalk Burger Cybersecurity Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507170 1547542582 1547762400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771690_resized_kasperskylabfoundereugenekasperskyindatacentre12181022.jpg EUGENE KASPERSKY Transparency is becoming the new normal for the IT industry and the cybersecurity industry 511 287 Connectivity and security balance critical as smart cities grow http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/connectivity-and-security-balance-is-critical-as-smart-cities-grow-2019-01-18 Schalk Burger Smart Cities Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507312 1547542583 1547762400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Asset management systems seen as way to bolster utility sustainability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eam-systems-can-support-sustainable-infrastructure-utility-services-provision-2019-01-18 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507054 1547542583 1547762400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Kenya's Safaricom's overdraft service exceeds expectations – CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenyas-safaricoms-overdraft-service-exceeds-expectations-ceo-2019-01-17 Reuters TELECOMS Thu, 17 Jan 2019 15:22:00 +0200 508900 1547731464 1547731320 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Uganda's president 'astonished' MTN charged less for telecom licence renewal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ugandas-president-astonished-mtn-charged-less-for-telecom-licence-renewal-2019-01-15 Reuters TELECOMS Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:10:00 +0200 508562 1547547856 1547547000 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Helios Towers enters South Africa with Vulatel partnership http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/helios-towers-enters-south-africa-with-vulatel-partnership-2019-01-14 Bloomberg TELECOMS Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:45:00 +0200 508471 1547469999 1547469900 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 MTN best mobile network in South Africa – MyBroadband Insights report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-best-mobile-network-in-south-africa-mybroadband-insights-report-2019-01-14 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Mon, 14 Jan 2019 10:13:00 +0200 508408 1547454214 1547453580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Vodacom pays former worker for 'Please Call Me' idea after deadlock http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-pays-former-worker-for-please-call-me-idea-after-deadlock-2019-01-11 Bloomberg TELECOMS Fri, 11 Jan 2019 16:08:00 +0200 508359 1547215758 1547215680 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Africa’s telco industry sees a mobile-powered 2019, but 5G still on the agenda http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-telco-industry-sees-a-mobile-powered-2019-but-5g-still-on-the-agenda-2019-01-10 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Thu, 10 Jan 2019 16:01:00 +0200 508258 1547128926 1547128860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Intelsat joins GMSA to strengthen mobile connections http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/intelsat-joins-gmsa-to-strengthen-mobile-connections-2019-01-08 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Tue, 08 Jan 2019 15:05:00 +0200 507991 1546952922 1546952700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New COO to start at Huge in March http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-coo-to-start-at-huge-in-march-2019-01-08 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE UPDATE Tue, 08 Jan 2019 10:56:00 +0200 507955 1546937976 1546937760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Liquid Telecoms to launch 'multi-billion rand' wholesale 4G network http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/liquid-telecoms-to-launch-multi-billion-rand-wholesale-4g-network-2018-12-21 Creamer Media Reporter TELECOMS Fri, 21 Dec 2018 12:06:00 +0200 507762 1545386907 1545386760 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772888_resized_smartphonebloomberg.jpg 511 287 MTN announces executive appointments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-announces-executive-appointments-2018-12-18 Creamer Media Reporter TELECOMS Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:44:00 +0200 507656 1545127766 1545126240 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Software-defined storage proposed to improve data access http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/software-defined-storage-proposed-to-improve-data-access-reduce-storage-complexity-2018-12-14 Schalk Burger Data storage Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506599 1544510962 1544738400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 MTN, Nigerian central bank dispute will be over 'very soon' – regulator http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-nigerian-central-bank-dispute-will-be-over-very-soon-regulator-2018-12-13 Reuters TELECOMS Thu, 13 Dec 2018 11:59:00 +0200 507463 1544695220 1544695140 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 5G spectrum could boost global GDP by $565bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/5g-spectrum-could-boost-global-gdp-by-565bn-2018-12-12 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:56:00 +0200 507359 1544619861 1544619360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nigerian court adjourns MTN, central bank case until January 22 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerian-court-adjourns-mtn-central-bank-case-until-january-22-2018-12-12 Reuters TELECOMS Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:23:00 +0200 507319 1544606706 1544606580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Liquid secures $180m investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/liquid-secures-180m-investment-2018-12-11 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:47:00 +0200 507222 1544532667 1544532420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 MTN says still in talks with Nigerian authorities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-says-still-in-talks-with-nigerian-authorities-2018-12-10 Reuters TELECOMS Mon, 10 Dec 2018 14:13:00 +0200 507073 1544444293 1544443980 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Liquid to invest $400m in Egypt over three years http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/liquid-to-invest-400m-in-egypt-over-three-years-2018-12-10 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:59:00 +0200 507052 1544436255 1544435940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Europe was growing wary of Huawei even before CFO's arrest http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/europe-was-growing-wary-of-huawei-even-before-cfos-arrest-2018-12-07 Bloomberg TECHNOLOGY Fri, 07 Dec 2018 11:39:00 +0200 506933 1544175801 1544175540 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Icasa in third initiative to lower telecoms costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-starts-third-initiative-to-lower-telecommunications-costs-2018-12-07 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505943 1543910551 1544133600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 ELB Engineering obtains regulatory approval to sell satellite antenna terminals in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/elb-engineering-obtains-regulatory-approval-to-sell-satellite-antenna-terminals-in-south-africa-2018-12-06 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE ACTIVITY Thu, 06 Dec 2018 10:53:00 +0200 506738 1544087188 1544086380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nigerian court adjourns case between MTN and central bank to December 12 – judge http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerian-court-adjourns-case-between-mtn-and-central-bank-to-december-12-judge-2018-12-04 Reuters TELECOMS Tue, 04 Dec 2018 11:04:00 +0200 506465 1543914352 1543914240 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Chinese brands driving Q3 smartphone growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chinese-brands-driving-q3-smartphone-growth-2018-12-03 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Mon, 03 Dec 2018 15:09:00 +0200 506382 1543843296 1543842540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nigerian court to hear MTN and attorney general case on Feb 7 – registrar http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerian-court-to-hear-mtn-and-attorney-general-case-on-feb-7-registrar-2018-12-03 Reuters TELECOMS Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:13:00 +0200 506368 1543839246 1543839180 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Vodacom helps govt cut operational spend; develops apps for public service efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-helps-govt-cut-operational-spend-develops-apps-for-public-works-efficiency-2018-11-30 Marleny Arnoldi COMMUNICATIONS Fri, 30 Nov 2018 16:30:00 +0200 506288 1543831825 1543588200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769775_resized_vodacombusinesscemickeymashale1022.jpg Vodacom business chief sales officer Mickey Mashale 511 287 Western Cape govt partners with Liquid Telecom to expand WiFi access across province 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