Posts tagged as telco

Infrastructure sharing SA’s biggest telecom hot potato

At the recent DTPS workshop to consider the input from industry on the Electronic Communications Act (ECA) Amendment bill, industry was criticised for failing to implement infrastructure sharing and the Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services (DTPS) and the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) were taken to task for not enforcing infrastructure sharing […]

Analysts share their 2017 expectations

  The days when one could lift out one or maybe two trends expected to dominate a new year are long gone. There are so many issues that are likely to dominate 2017 that it would be more appropriate to highlight a few of these issues that stood out in 2016 and are likely to […]

SACSF aims to promote good business practice in the telco industry

by Andries Louw, Southern African Communications Suppliers Forum The past year was a challenging one for the telecoms sector with the industry struggling to keep businesses profitable. More importantly, this sector is witnessing disturbing trends, which, if not addressed in a timely manner, could harm the government’s objective to spread affordable telecom services. The introduction of […]