MTN Group Ltd

Type: Company
Name: MTN Group Ltd (MTN GROUP LIMITED)
Nationality: South Africa
Web Address: http://www.mtn.com/
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for MTN Group Ltd
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Business in Nigeria: Africa’s testing ground

IN 2001 MTN, a fledgling telecoms company from South Africa, paid $285m for one of four mobile licences sold at auction by the government of Nigeria. Observers thought its board was bonkers. Nigeria had spent most of the previous four decades under military ... [Published The Economist - 2 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

MTN SA launches HD Voice on 3G network

South African cellco MTN has launched high definition (HD) Voice technology on its 3G network using the Adaptive Multi-Rate Wideband ( AMR -WB) coding standard, enabling high-quality voice calls and an improved user experience, MyBroadband reports. Eben ... [Published TeleGeography - 4 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 3 reports

MTN launches prepaid data roaming offering in SA

image credit: http://tygervalley.co.za/ via Google.comMTN South Africa has revealed the availability of its innovative prepaid data roaming offering that enables Pay As You Go and TopUp customers to access the internet while travelling abroad from R2.00 ... [Published IT News Africa - 4 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Our mission is to make our customers lives a whole lot brighter -Jemima Kotei Customer Relations Executive MTN Ghana

Jemima Kotei Customer Relations ExecutiveMTN GhanaJemima Kotei Walsh the Customer Relations Executive at MTN Ghana will go all the way to make her customers happy. The vivacious lady has over the years shown her mettle in what she knows how to do best. ... [Published MarketingWorld - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Jobs axe to fall at MTN

Further job cuts are on the cards at MTN in South Africa as competitive pressures bite. By Regardt van der Berg and Duncan McLeod.As many as 400 jobs may be on the line at MTN South Africa, sources close to the company say, as the telecommunications operator ... [Published TechCentral.co.za - 5 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 3 reports

ICASA's call rate model slated

New interconnect fees must meaningfully cut costs, rather than perpetuate profiteering, says R2K.The Right2Know campaign (R2K) has criticised the Independent Communications Authority of SA's (ICASA's) revised costing model for determining termination ... [Published IT Web - 10 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

CELL C CEOs: Ringing the changes

WHEN Alan Knott-Craig was announced as Cell C’s new CEO in 2011, the market had high expectations. The charismatic Knott-Craig rejoined the sector in April 2012, having retired from Vodacom in 2008. He injected energy into Cell C and brought renewed hope ... [Published Financial Mail - 15 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 3 reports

VODACOM : Network superiority race heats up

With pressure to increase network coverage and capacity, mobile operators are turning to innovative solutions, such as utilising lamp posts.Competition is heating up between SA's two biggest mobile operators, as both aggressively push to boost capacity ... [Published 4 Traders - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 9 reports

MTN to leverage street lamps for increased coverage

MTN this week started installing antennas on street light poles and erecting purpose-built pole masts with zero visual impact, as the density of the buildings in the region where the deployment of conventional base stations was difficult, impacted negatively ... [Published Engineering News - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 3 reports

Cell C cuts into MTN airtime sales – Blue Label

Statistics emerging from Blue Label’s year-end financial results, released in Sandton, on Wednesday, showed that Cell C’s contribution to Blue Label’s revenue generated from prepaid airtime sales increased from 17% during the period from June to November ... [Published Engineering News - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 3 reports

Fin24.com | New Icasa MTR policy 'should benefit consumers'

Cape Town - The new policy to determine the actual cost of termination rates should benefit mobile consumers in South Africa, an analyst has said.Icasa or the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa has adopted the long-run incremental cost ... [Published Finance 24 - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

Icasa sets cost standards for termination rates

Icasa said reasons for the decision was that LRIC would allow operators to recover a portion of joint and common costs incurred in the provision of wholesale voice call termination service through termination rates.The LRIC model looks at the changing ... [Published Citizen.co.za - Aug 19 2014]

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Speaking at the KT Motubatse Clinic in Pretoria, Dr Motsoaledi said the service would empower women. "We are giving women power, power to sustain their pregnancies to sustain their health and to sustain the health of their new born babies."
...The organisation says this will "inflate the actual cost of communication and perpetuate profiteering through termination rates"
Pan African Investments CEO Iraj Abedian recently highlighted Eskom’s problem: "The more money you inject into it, the more you promote its unproductive and inefficient operations. The funding gap is, in fact, a reflection of its debilitating corporate and operational efficiency gap."
...With more time, each could have had a far greater impact. "Changing CEOs hasn’t been good for continuity, for strategy or for consistency" says Goldstuck

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MTN SA launches HD Voice on 3G network [Published TeleGeography - 4 hours ago]
MTN launches prepaid data roaming offering in SA [Published IT News Africa - 4 hours ago]
MTN South Africa launches prepaid data roaming ... [Published Telecompaper - 4 hours ago]
Our mission is to make our customers lives a wh... [Published MarketingWorld - 5 hours ago]
Business in Nigeria: Africa’s testing ground [Published The Economist - Business - 5 hours ago]
MomConnect to link mothers to vital healthcare [Published SAnews.gov.za - 5 hours ago]
Jobs axe to fall at MTN [Published TechCentral.co.za - 5 hours ago]
MTN pre-paid data roaming launched [Published MyBroadband.co.za - 6 hours ago]
Network superiority race heats up [Published iWeek - 7 hours ago]
Innovative solutions for servicing and maintenance [Published SA Instrumentation & Control - 9 hours ago]
ICASA's call rate model slated [Published IT Web - 10 hours ago]
Right2Know Campaign calls on ICASA to end cellp... [Published Biz Community - 10 hours ago]
Free Vodacom data for educational sites [Published MyBroadband.co.za - 11 hours ago]
ECONOMIC VIEWPOINT: Getting SA out of the rut [Published Financial Mail - 15 hours ago]
CELL C CEOs: Ringing the changes [Published Financial Mail - 15 hours ago]
CELL C: End of the line? [Published Financial Mail - 15 hours ago]
Krejcir wants O’Sullivan’s phone records [Published Citizen.co.za - 15 hours ago]
PinkDrive grows [Published The New Age Online - 19 hours ago]
VODACOM : Network superiority race heats up [Published 4 Traders - 20 hours ago]
South African telecoms prices: 2004 vs 2014 [Published MyBroadband.co.za - 23 hours ago]
Colour trade marks: Australian decisions highli... [Published Lexology - Aug 20 2014]
Fibre-to-the-Home - South Africa's... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 20 2014]
South Africa’s solution to lousy mobile signal:... [Published textually.org - Aug 20 2014]
Cell C cuts into MTN airtime sales – Blue Label [Published Engineering News - Aug 20 2014]
MTN to leverage street lamps for increased cove... [Published Engineering News - Aug 20 2014]
MTN Uses Street Poles To Expand Network Coverage [Published Ventures Africa - Aug 20 2014]
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Business in Nigeria: Africa’s testing ground [Published The Economist - Business - 5 hours ago]
IN 2001 MTN, a fledgling telecoms company from South Africa, paid $285m for one of four mobile licences sold at auction by the government of Nigeria. Observers thought its board was bonkers. Nigeria had spent most of the previous four decades under ...
South Africa’s solution to lousy mobile signal:... [Published textually.org - Aug 20 2014]
Johannesburg is South Africa’s largest city. It is also one of the most crowded and densely populated. As a result, mobile phone signal often suffers from too many people trying to connect to one cell tower. The dense built-up environment doesn’t do ...
MTN business app of the year 2014 [Published ABN Digital - YouTube - Aug 19 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0SE9Bo2DaFo&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;MTN business app of the year 2014 Every year South African companies and developers are invited to submit ...
MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: Mobile Telecommunications N... [Published MicroCapital - Aug 17 2014]
Mobile Telecommunications Network (MTN) Ghana, the Ghana arm of South Africa-based MTN, reportedly has partnered with several unspecified microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Ghana to allow the MFIs’ customers to use the MTN Mobile Money service to make ...
Western Union Expands Collaboration with MTN Gr... [Published EON Business - Aug 11 2014]
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Western Union Launches Mobile Money Transfer Service in the Ivory Coast with MTN Group ...
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ICA Gruppen issues bonds for SEK 1.5 billion [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jun 10 2014]
MTN Group Selects Flytxt Platform for Real-time... [Published Financial Services - Feb 25 2014]
MTN first with Ericsson Radio Dot System in Africa [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Feb 24 2014]
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