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    Mobile networks heading to court over out-of-bundle regulations fight

    Mobile networks heading to court over out-of-bundle regulations fight ICASA is not discussing the possibility of an out-of-court settlement in the dispute over the implementation deadline for new data regulations. This follows an urgent application from Cell C to interdict ICASA from...
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    No plans to challenge ICASA’s out-of-bundle billing regulations - Telkom

    No plans to challenge ICASA’s out-of-bundle billing regulations - Telkom Telkom has no plans to challenge new regulations from ICASA regarding data expiry and out-of-bundle billing. However, the company has left open a review it lodged on a previous amendment to the End-User and Subscriber...
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    Friendly Argument: Licensing for Owning Fibre Networks

    Hiya People, I'm doing some research as part of an ongoing intense argument with some friends... (where have you ever heard of such a friendly argument? :D) What we're basically arguing, and what I'm researching, is how a company (group of friends register a company, to make the operation...
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    Applications for new digital pay TV channels open

    Applications for new digital pay TV channels open The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa has opened applications for broadcasters to apply for*multiplexer 3 digital terrestrial television spectrum.
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    ICASA appoints new CEO

    ICASA appoints new CEO ICASA has appointed Willington Ngwepe as its Chief Executive Officer. Ngwepe has been acting CEO at ICASA since 7 July.
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    Mobile data prices in South Africa benchmarked

    Mobile data prices in South Africa benchmarked ICASA has published its biannual report on tariff notifications submitted to it by network operators.
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    ICASA releases radio frequency plans

    ICASA releases radio frequency plans ICASA has published a series of draft radio frequency assignment plans in the Government Gazette.
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    New electromagnetic radiation regulations filed for South Africa

    New electromagnetic radiation regulations filed for South Africa ICASA and the SABS have lodged a notification with the World Trade Organisation regarding new regulations on Electromagnetic Interference and Compatibility (EMI/EMC).
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    ICASA extends call termination rate regulations

    ICASA extends call termination rate regulations ICASA has extended its current call termination glide path for 12 months while it performs a new cost study.
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    South Africa DAB+ Trial License - New license issued for 8 months

    Source: https://www.worlddab.org/country-information/south-africa Would be great if we can get some DAB coverage in SA. Seems that things are at least moving in that direction.
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    ICASA appoints new acting chairperson

    ICASA appoints new acting chairperson ICASA has appointed Paris Mashile as acting chairperson. This follows the departure of Rubben Mohlaloga.
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    Plans to release critical 4G network capacity to South African mobile operators

    Plans to release critical 4G network capacity to South African mobile operators ICASA has published its second Draft Radio Frequency Spectrum Assignment Plan to make critical wireless network capacity available to South African operators.
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    Cell C in trouble over ICASA licence

    Cell C in trouble over ICASA licence ICASA has said that Cell C did not use the correct legal procedure to notify it of its recent change in shareholding.
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    An 011 number may soon not come from Johannesburg

    An 011 number may soon not come from Johannesburg ICASA recently published its findings report for number portability, suggesting it may relax regulations on geographic number ports.
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    ICASA CEO leaves regulator following suspension

    ICASA CEO leaves regulator following suspension ICASA has stated that its CEO Pakamile Pongwana has left the regulator.
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    Definitive Data Expiry Legal Opinion

    There has been some threads about data expiry with no conclusion. Is there someone with a knowledgeable legal opinion: Can regulations determined in terms of an act, violate the provisions of another act? If, as I suspect, it cannot, why is ICASA wasting time with provisions which is clearly in...
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    How networks want to tackle SIM-swap fraud in South Africa

    How networks want to tackle SIM-swap fraud in South Africa ICASA recently published its findings report for the number portability public inquiry it conducted.
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    Mobile data will not just expire and must roll over – ICASA

    Mobile data will not just expire and must roll over – ICASA ICASA plans to change the End-user and Subscriber Service Charter Regulations with aggressive mobile data regulations.
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    Cellphone network quality will suffer in South Africa without more spectrum

    Cellphone network quality will suffer in South Africa without more spectrum If the government and ICASA don’t release radio frequency spectrum in the next 6-12 months, there will be congestion on the country’s mobile networks.
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    ICASA must regulate mobile data prices – ISPA

    ICASA must regulate mobile data prices – ISPA Urgent intervention to bring down the price of mobile data is a priority for South African consumers and the government, but not for the country’s telecommunications regulator, said ISPA.
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