South African Airways has appointed Telkom chief investment officer Deon Fredericks as its new interim chief financial officer on secondment from the telecommunications operator.
Telkom is billing the national police service for two contracts that cover virtually the same work, five people familiar with the situation have said.
Telecommunications carriers have long grumbled that they spend a fortune building the world’s data networks only to watch the US technology giants reap most of the benefits. Now they fear Silicon Valley will take away their customers, too.
Plans to build a new submarine broadband cable from South Africa across the south Atlantic appear to be gathering pace, with SAEx International announcing on Thursday that is has contracted Nokia’s Alcatel Submarine Networks.
The South African Banking Risk Information Centre on Thursday warned of a surge in Sim-swap fraud in the country.
The Internet Service Providers’ Association (Ispa) on Thursday slammed communications regulator Icasa’s new call termination rate regime, saying it favours the industry’s larger players.
JSE-listed Alaris Holdings said on Tuesday that is has entered into an agreement to acquire US-based mWave Industries, which develops custom and commercial microwave antenna solutions.