South Africa: Drop Data Prices or Else - Competitions Commission

(file photo).
2 December 2019

Cape Town — South Africa's Competition Commission finds that data price is "excessively high" in a market dominated by MTN and Vodacom.

Minister of Trade and Industry Ebrahim Patel spoke during the release of the final report on data charges.

The commission has ordered service providers to reduce prices in two months or face prosecution.

More details to follow...

More From: allAfrica

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 900 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.