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Telkom South Africa invests ZAR 6.7 bln yearly on broadband infrastructure

Monday 23 November 2020 | 11:09 CET | News
Telkom South Africa says it invests up to ZAR 6.7 billion annually on broadband infrastructure as part of the Telkom Infrastructure Investment Programme, ITWeb reported. Group executive of regulatory affairs and government relations Siyabonga Mahlangu spoke at a panel discussion at the South Africa Investment Conference 2020 on growth opportunities for businesses in the ICT sector in the wake of Covid-19. Mahlangu said the ICT sector is likely to be better off than others, as demand for tech products and services increased during the lockdown. 

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