Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

Thursday, Feb 20th

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Seacom Mtunzini-Cape Town cable may go live in 2014

Wholesale broadband provider’s CEO Mark Simpson says the build could start this year.

JobOffers

Job search engine Adzuna launches in South Africa

Adzuna currently sees 1.5 million monthly visitors to its job search website in the UK.  

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Neotel inks fibre network deal with Jasco Carrier

Agreement planned to help light up a R2bn, 5,000km fibre optic network.

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South Africa’s Telkom wins broadband tender court battle

An ‘obstacle’ to a key network upgrade project has been removed, say officials.

Aidan Baigrie

SEACOM head of business development resigns

Wholesale broadband services provider loses Aidan Baigrie who joined the company in 2009.

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Telkom readies for 40 Mbps service launch

Company says that pilot trials have been completed in areas across South Africa

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Spacecom satellites to help broadcast AFCON tournament

Games to be broadcast in high-definition thanks to the firm’s sattelites.

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Fibre firm connects Joburg businesses for free

Rollout of infrastructure set to commence over the next 18 months.

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South African app ‘Find Free WiFi’ gathers momentum

Year-old crowdsourcing website and mobile app has tracked almost 400 points of access.

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Boosting video communication use in South Africa

Expert argues case for implementing the technology in SA.

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Offload 3G onto Wi-Fi, says expert

Mark van Vuuren of Jasco ICT Solutions says this is a viable way to reduce data overload on mobile networks.