TELECOM RATES, OFFERS AND COVERAGE

Telecoms

- Tunisie Télécom is going to make tariff reductions of between 25-40% and offer new services to woo customers. The first cut is 25% of its GSM subscription price from 12 January, allowing a second subscription on the same 30% of a second user on the same number. It is also seeking to offer a midway-way position on billing between pre-payment and being billed after use. Users can choose a tariff where they make 5 monthly payments of 10 dinars. It is also offering discounts on users’ favourite numbers. 11,000 New Customers Join Telecel in December

- South Africa’s Telkom lost corporate services in Craighall, Hyde Park and Dunkeld last week following another huge cable theft. Technicians are working around the clock to restore services in the busy commercial areas, after a gang of thieves made off with 117m of cable.

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