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Vodacom CEO on the decision to slash data prices

CNBC Africa’s Karabo Letlhatlha spoke with Vodacom CEO, Shameel Joosub for more.

Standard Chartered pleads guilty to currency manipulation

London-based Standard Chartered Bank has hit headlines this week after pleading guilty to currency manipulation which included the South African Rand, between 2007 and 2013. South Africa’s Competition Commission has acknowledged the agreement made between Standard Chartered Bank and the New York State Department of Financial Services .However they will consider the order of affairs as it relates to the forex litigation with other banks in South Africa. Sipho Ngwema, Head of Communications at the Competition Commission of South Africa joins CNBC Africa for more.

Internet Solutions’ Tony Walt on how to bring down SA’s high data costs

Tony Walt, Chief Solutions and Operations Officer at Internet Solutions shares his insights into what measures the South African government should take to bring down high data costs.

ANC outlines its position on data costs in SA

The Competition Commission's inquiry into high data prices has left the telecoms sector at odds with various state entities. Submissions from various Mobile service providers are stubborn in saying that data prices in South Africa are competitive and that rates cannot be lowered due to cost factors.

Here’s what SA should do to bring down data prices

Vodacom CEO Shameel outlines measures that South Africa should take to drive down data costs.