Cell C pushing to be first with new service offerings

Cell C Cell C said it remains focussed on providing customers with innovative and affordable products and will strive to be the first with new service offerings. Cell C had a strong year and was the first mobile network operator in Africa to launch Wi-Fi calling for the iPhone. The company is also the only…

MVN-X MVNO customers to gain WiFi offload

MVNOs, WiFi offload MVN-X has announced that its customers can now gain automatic WiFi access at over 2 500 hotspots to complement their existing GSM voice and data services. MVN-X is the first niche network enabler in South Africa to partner with WiFi provider Always On to make this service available. PREMIUM CONTENT: Please Login,…

CITC ANNOUNCES POSTPONEMENT OF APPLICATIONS FOR MVNOS

The Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) announced that due to the desire of some interested people to postpone the date of application for licensing to provide the services of virtual mobile communications networks operator in the Kingdom with the host service provider, Saudi Mobile Communications Company ” Zain”, the deadline for submitting applications for…

FNB Mobile to launch soon – report

First National Bank (FNB) is planning to launch its own virtual network operator (MVNO) soon, which will offer products that are tightly integrated with FNB’s banking services, MyBroadband reported, citing industry sources. FNB already has its own ISP, which offers products that linked with its eBucks programme. MyBroadband said FNB did not answer directly when…

Vodacom ready to bring real competition to Telkom

Vodacom’s CEO said the acquisition of Neotel means the operator will become a well-funded second network operator, and bring true competition to the market. Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub said the delay in Vodacom’s acquisition of Neotel because of regulatory approval is extremely frustrating. Speaking to CNBC Africa, he said the regulatory processes are taking too…

Vodacom Group Signs Multi-Million Dollar Order to Upgrade Charging Platform

TORONTO, —Redknee Solutions Inc., a leading provider of real-time monetization and subscriber management software, is pleased to announce that Vodacom, a leading South African operator has signed a multi-million dollar order to upgrade to the latest version of Redknee Unified. With Redknee’s flexible billing, charging and rating platform, Vodacom is able to launch advanced products,…

Lebara Launches New MVNO Service in Middle East

LONDON, December 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Mobile brand expands footprint to Saudi Arabia Lebara, a leading European mobile telecoms operator for migrant communities, has today announced the launch of its MVNO service in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). Lebara Mobile KSA is a Saudi company supported by an alliance of major Saudi investors and…