SA government plans to cut data prices

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Written by Connection-Telecom Editor on Thursday, 26 February 2015

The Ministry of Telecommunications and Postal Services will develop a policy on alt
reducing data costs in SA by March 2016. This was revealed during Minister of Finance, Nhlanhla Nene’s budget speech on 25 February 2015.

Read more at MyBroadband.

   

Everywhere you go, always take your number with you

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Written by Connection-Telecom Editor on Monday, 09 February 2015

In the past, when South African companies relocated their operations or wanted to alt
switch to alternative telecoms, they were unable to keep the same telephone numbers.

But in April 2010, the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) announced the implementation of geographic number portability (GNP). This has been great for stimulating competition in the SA telecoms landscape.

Read more at ITWeb.

 

   

2014: Year of many connections

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Written by Connection-Telecom Editor on Friday, 23 January 2015

A lot of progress was made in the South African VoIP market during 2014, alt
and it's expected to enjoy continuous growth in the coming years – due to the cost-effectiveness that VoIP offers. This is important to South African businesses and consumers, as they still pay too much for mobile calls.

Read more at ITWeb.