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Telkom reports decline of 66% in headline earnings

22 June 2020, 4:37 PM

Local Telecommunications Company, Telkom, has reported a more than 66% decline in headline earnings. The Group says this is as a result of a decline in fixed voice and the impact of COVID-19 on the business.

Telkom flags 70% fall in annual earnings

15 June 2020, 9:20 PM

South African telecoms firm Telkom said on Monday its earnings in the year to March may have fallen by as much as 70% due to one-off costs relating to job cuts and the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Telkom to slash data prices

14 May 2020, 7:30 PM

Telkom says it will be slashing its uncapped data prices, however, it didn’t clearly indicate the reduction percentage.

MTN, Telkom set to conclude price reductions

10 March 2020, 1:54 PM

Commissioner at the Competition Commission Thembinkosi Bonakele says negotiations with MTN and Telkom are at an advanced stage and a conclusion can be expected soon.


Numsa says Telkom is unable to justify its retrenchment plans

9 February 2020, 9:01 PM

Metalworkers union NUMSA says Telkom has been unable to justify why it plans to retrench three-thousand workers.


Telkom customers decry poor network connection

7 February 2020, 3:25 PM

Telkom customers took their frustrations to social media on Friday for what they call “poor connection problems”. They claim that they cannot even make or receive calls.

CWU urges Telkom to follow proper procedures with job cuts

23 January 2020, 8:28 AM

The Communication Workers Union has warned of the possibility of protest action if Telkom fails to follow proper processes on the retrenchment of workers.

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‘Telkom requires less staff as they embark on modernising technologies’

22 January 2020, 12:19 PM

Fixed-line operator, Telkom, is starting a consultation process with labour unions on Wednesday over its plans to retrench 3000 employees.

CWU angered by Telkom’s proposed job cuts

19 January 2020, 5:37 PM

South Africa’s Communication Workers Union (CWU) is angered by Telkom’s plan to cut up to 3,000 workers, it said on Sunday and called for an urgent meeting with the ruling party and the Minister of Communication.

CWU calls for Telkom to help affected employees set up businesses as retrenchments loom

17 January 2020, 12:38 PM

The Communication Workers Union (CWU) wants workers who will be affected by the planned retrenchments at Telkom to be assisted to set up their own businesses.



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