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South Africa’s Neotel meets profit target

Fixed line telecoms firm has for the first time in seven years turned profitable before tax (PBT).


Telkom CFO suspended over “misconduct”

South African fixed line operator says Jacques Schindehütte’s suspension is not related to a particular purchase of shares.


Wireless body opposes Vodacom’s Neotel bid

Wireless Access Provider’ Association (WAPA) says possible deal could stifle competition.


South Africa: Telkom suspends CFO Jacques Schindehütte

Chief financial officer is to face a pending disciplinary hearing, following mysterious allegations.


Vodacom confirms bid to buy Neotel

South Africa’s largest mobile operator says it is in discussions to acquire the fixed line operator.


Telkom appoints Len de Villiers as its CIO

South African telecom firm says de Villiers is to take the role as of 1 November 2013.


South Africa: ‘Vodacom in talks to buy Neotel’

Report says the deal to buy the fixed line operator could be worth more than $500 million.


Yannick Decaux takes top role at Orange SA

French telecoms veteran takes up country manager role for Orange Business Services.


MTN's wrong call on African rates

Mobile operator clears up its statement on its 75 cents per minute promotion.


Vodacom, MTN slide on South African call rate cuts

Regulator ICASA plans to cut mobile termination rates to 10 cents by 2016 from 40 cents now.


Huawei hires new South Africa CEO

Wilson Liu is the former chief exec for Huawei’s Oman and United Arab Emirates’ businesses.