Chad cuts telecoms excise duty to bolster internet

Chad's plan to
grow internet

Country cuts telecoms excise duty.

Saturday, Jan 18th

Fibre to the Door: 91,182-km of Metro/ FTTH/ FTTB Fibre Network in Africa, and counting…

Fibre to the Door: 91,182-km of Metro/ FTTH/ FTTB Fibre Network in Africa, and counting...

44% of Africans live within a 25-km reach of a fibre node.

Schools and Load Shedding: 10 questions (and answers) to consider.

Schools and Load Shedding: 10 questions (and answers) to consider

10 questions and answers provide some perspective and guidance on how schools can cope with the reality of load shedding.

Metacom’s new NanoPAD offers faster, safer EFT transactions at a lower price.

Metacom's new NanoPAD offers faster, safer EFT transactions at a lower price

Metacom says its new MC403 NanoPAD, the latest in its range of connectivity solutions, will substantially drop the cost of ensuring seamless financial transactions, anywhere in the world.

Wi-Fi Forum SA signals intention with connectivity.

Wi-Fi Forum SA signals intention with connectivity

Newly formed organisation speaks of SA Connect policy, self regulation framework, key technologies at Conference.

Metacom boosts core network as data use grows.

Metacom boosts core network as data use grows

Industrial and commercial communications operator Metacom has invested significantly in upgrading its core network to meet increasing customer needs.

Huawei launches GPON offering in South Africa.

Huawei launches GPON offering in South Africa

Telecommunications service provider aims to 'smarten' up local networks.

First FTTH Industry Award Winners announced on 29 October 2014.

First FTTH Industry Award Winners announced on 29 October 2014

The FTTH Council Africa hosted their first annual awards on Wednesday, 29 October in Johannesburg.

Huawei supports advanced sharing of C-band spectrum in Africa.

Huawei supports advanced sharing of C-band spectrum in Africa

Telecoms firm addresses delegates at Spectrum Management Conference hosted in Johannesburg.

TimParle

‘More work needed on Africa’s fibre deployment’

Expert says Africa’s fibre-based broadband network footprint has a long way to go.

Vodacom invests in Alcatel-Lucent to expand SA network.

Vodacom invests in Alcatel-Lucent to expand SA network

Alcatel-Lucent's gigabit passive optical networking solution to underpin ultra-broadband network.

Africa needs a mind-shift on fibre.

'Africa needs a mind-shift on fibre broadband'

Continent needs to shift priorities from bandwidth capacity and speed to services.