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Sep 20, 2002
In a multimillion rand contract with Transtel and Esi-tel to provide the infrastructure and network management of the second network operator (SNO), service provider Ericsson installed a multiservice network, the first of its kind in the subSaharan region.
Jul 05, 2002
Measures have been put in place to ensure that Telkom and the Second Network Operator (SNO) do not operate under a duopoly by simply replacing the current monopoly.
Jun 17, 2002
Nigeria has extended the deadline for international telecoms operators to express interest in managing national phone company Nitel, a government official said.
Jun 13, 2002
The listed telecommunications group that owns 100% of MTN, M-Cell, has announced that turnover for the last 12 months has risen by 49% to R12,43-billion.
Apr 03, 2002
Organisers of a world development summit to be held in Johannesburg later this year said it had secured more money from local firms but still lacked a third of funds needed to meet its budget.
Jan 18, 2002
THE intelligence & versatility of industrial robots is increasing rapidly, & they are evolving into “social animals”, communicating with each other, & exercising discernment & judgement.
Nov 23, 2001
Strive Masiyiwa believes Econet will be the dominant telecommunications player in Africa in less than five years.
Sep 27, 2001
The South African government challenged the American Chamber of Commerce to take allegations of protectionism to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) after the US group criticised a draft telecommunications law.
Sep 21, 2001
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Dec 10, 1999
As part of its strategy to be the leading communications group within Africa, M-Cell has set about acquiring strategic acquisitions to provide a full spectrum of communications services.
Nov 05, 1999
Aug 20, 1999
South Africa has three telecommunication operators in the top ten in Africa, International Telecommunications Union (ITU) statistics show. In the Communication Technologies Handbook 1999, released this month by research-house BMI-T, of Johannesburg, the ITU’s...
Jul 16, 1999
TELECOM solutions provider Ericsson has reached an agreement with mobile operator MTN to supply the world’s first global systems mobile (GSM) Pro network in South Africa. This will make MTN the first mobile operator in the world to add dispatch and group...