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MTN strengthens leadership structures

July 31, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

MTN today announced the appointment of Zunaid Bulbulia as Group Chief Operating Executive, with the incumbent, Ahmad Farroukh replacing Bulbulia as CEO of MTN South Africa. Both appointments are effective immediately. “In order to respond adequately to challenges and opportunities in our markets, we continue to take appropriate steps to enhance our...

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BCX partners with Samsung for MWOT Expo

July 30, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

Business Connexion (BCX) recently announced that it will be hosting the My World of Tomorrow Africa Expo (MWOT) at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg from 16-18 October 2014. IT News Africa recently interviewed the newly appointed BCX CEO, Isaac...

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MTN rewards loyal customers with Cliq5 promotion

July 30, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

In a move designed to give its prepaid, MTN AnyTime Top-Up, and My MTNChoice customers additional value when connecting to their top five dialled MTN numbers, MTN South Africa has introduced Cliq5, a promotion available in R6, R8, and R12 denominations. Rates...


MTN South Africa extends on WOW promotion

July 25, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

MTN South Africa launched its WOW promotion on 21 June 2014, targeting MTN customers who spend R6 airtime and get R60 FREE airtime back. Now MTN has increased its reward. Starting today 25 July, MTN customers will get R120 FREE airtime when they spend R6 of...

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Vodacom reveals 4.3 per cent revenue growth

July 24, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

The Vodacom Group, who is part of the Vodafone Group, published its financial results and quarterly update for the period ended 30 June 2014. The report revealed a 4.3 per cent year-on-year growth in group revenues, reaching ZAR18.28 billion (US$1.74...


MTN scoops two coveted awards

July 24, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

MTN has scooped two coveted awards for being voted the Strongest Brand and Most Valuable Brand in the 2014 Brand Finance Awards. The competition is comprised of the top 450 listed companies on the JSE, 10 of which were shortlisted and evaluated for the...

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Samsung partners in good health for Sub-Saharan Africa

July 24, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

Samsung Electronics has joined GSMA, an organisation that represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide, to partner in initiatives that will see an improved healthcare system. The GSMA Mobile for Development mHealth programme launched a new...

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BitCo updates corporate identity

July 23, 2014 • Company NewsComments (0)

Tier 1 Internet and telephony service provider, BitCo, has updated its corporate identity to better represent its service offering and personality. BitCo has grown up. Since 2006, when BitCo was established, the company has developed exponentially. From...

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MTN Ghana donates to Asafotufiami Festival

July 21, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

MTN Ghana made a five thousand Ghana Cedis donation as a contribution to the Asafotufiami Festival. The theme for the festival is Education: key to the development of Ada Traditional Area. Sales Manager for Greater Accra Region, Simon Amoh stated that,...

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Tackling the growing data regulation headache

July 18, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

In today’s information-driven world, data is at the heart of enabling businesses to operate and innovate effectively. However, the exponential growth of data, combined with increasing regulation, has left many organisations struggling with the complexity of...