News

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Mon, 04/15/2019 - 13:47

WAPA is currently working on a one-of-a-kind- interactive coverage map that will allow browsers (future customers) to quickly and easily find a WAPA member in their region. We’ll keep you in the loop.

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In the news

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 13:46

A couple of stories have made the headlines recently. We would love to share them with you. Click here to read more about the ‘Groundbreaking Telkom-Vodacom judgement’ and ‘Removal of ICASA chairperson Rubben Mahlaloga after conviction on fraud charges’

Telkom judgement is groundbreaking – Vodacom

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End user and subscriber service charter

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 13:44

ICASA has delayed the implementation date for certain regulations relating to an option to opt-out of notification for depletion of voice, SMS and data services and the out-of-bundle usage requirements. D-day is 12 April 2019, to allow the carriers time to configure their systems and processes. Rollover of unused data, data transfer and defaulting onto out of bundle charges regulations came into force on March 2019. Read more on this subject by Paul Colmer

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Exploring 5G and the 4th Industrial Revolution

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 13:39

WAPA Committee member Paul Colmer takes a tongue-in-cheek look at the hype around 5G and the related Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR).

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ICASA change of regulations regarding ownership

Thu, 02/21/2019 - 15:30

ICASA has given notice of its intention to create regulations relating to ownership and control of licences issued under the ECA within the context of transformation of the industry. This will apply to all WAPA members which hold a class or individual licence issued by ICASA.

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Did you know?

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 07:58

The WAPA website has a number of documents that assist you in remaining compliant with regulations. Find out more here

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Wed, 02/20/2019 - 07:57

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Go public

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 07:56

WAPA is always looking for interesting stories to review and use in its marketing. As a benefit to members, we invite you to send your articles to marketing@buildingbrands.co.za for consideration.

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Ensuring universal availability of broadband services

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 07:55

In November last year, the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) called for comments on the draft International Mobile Telephony (IMT) Roadmap. Taking up the case of its members in this landmark initiative, WAPA sent its input to ICASA.

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Did you know?

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 14:45

WAPA has a number of invaluable resources available, including the Wireless High Site Engineering Guideline and Checklist. Find out more here.

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