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Smile raises funds to spur LTE growth 

September 8, 2015 9:51 am2 comments
Smile raises funds to spur LTE growth 

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SMILE Telecoms Holdings has raised US$365 million of debt and equity financing to expand its existing 4G Long Term Evolution mobile broadband networks and services by the end of 2015. The funding comprises of $50 million of equity, raised from the Public Investment Corporation on behalf […]

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Telkom to connect 1 million homes to fibre

September 7, 2015 4:21 pm0 comments
Telkom to connect 1 million homes to fibre

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – TELKOM, the communications services provider, outlined plans to connect 1 million homes to fibre by 2018. The company has so far connected 38 000 homes by the end of August 2015 and 1 317 LTE sites added to the network.The company will double the fibre rollout […]

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MTN expands Western Cape fibre footprint

September 4, 2015 1:52 pm0 comments
MTN intensifies fibre network roll-out

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – MTN, the mobile network operator, has expanded its fibre to the home (FTTH) footprint to the Western Cape. Trenching has already commenced in the picturesque suburbs of Fresnaye and Bakoven as the operator prepares to connect approximately 1 000 homes with this high speed network before […]

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