BitCo inks distribution agreement with Chatz Connect (South Africa)

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South African telecom provider BitCo will sell its home broadband product via Chatz Connect’s network of Retail stores, as reported by the Tech Central. Chatz Connect is the largest of Vodacom’s independent dealers. Bitco, historically focused on the voice communications market, is looking to expand into providing last-mile broadband services and has launched a line-of-sight-dependent home uncapped broadband product using …

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SMS World Cup service by Vodacom (Mozambique)

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Vodacom, the Mozambique operator is providing live coverage from the 2014 World Cup on mobile phones. For MZN 10 per week, customers get SMS updates on the football matches being played in Brazil, including info on teams, the best players, goals and results. The operator has also enabled customers to download the two official songs of the World Cup (“La …

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Vodacom provides SMS World Cup service (Mozambique)

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Mozambique operator Vodacom is providing live coverage from the 2014 World Cup on mobile phones. For MZN 10 per week, customers get SMS updates on the football matches being played in Brazil, including info on teams, the best players, goals and results. The operator has also enabled customers to download the two official songs of the World Cup (“La La …

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WAPA urges split of Vodacom into wholesale and retail (South Africa)

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The Wireless Access Providers’ Association (WAPA) stated┬áVodacom should be required to separate itself into distinct retail and wholesale arms, in a similar way to Telkom, if the mobile operator’s ZAR7 billion acquisition of Neotel is allowed by regulators to go ahead, as reported by Techcentral. WAPA represents about 200 organisations, most of them independent ones who rely on Neotel’s infrastructure …

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Vodacom Mozambique runs Lucky SMS competition (Mozambique)

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Mozambican operator Vodacom has launched the ‘Lucky SMS’ competition, offering MZN 1 million as the grand prize. Vodacom Mozambique will give away a Samsung S3 smartphone and MZN 500 in credit daily for twelve months.The competition is a texting quiz and it runs until 10 August. In order to take part, customers need to send an SMS with the word …

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