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Global pay-TV subs up four million in Q2


Tue, 27 Sep 2016
 The October issue of the informitv Multiscreen Index of 100 leading pay-TV service providers worldwi

ANC tells SABC to respect SCA ruling


Tue, 27 Sep 2016
 The SABC must act in line with a commitment President Jacob Zuma made to the judiciary that governme

SABC board asks minister to re-appoint Hlaudi Motsoeneng as COO


Fri, 23 Sep 2016
 The SABC board has been asked to recommend to Communications Minister Faith Muthambi that she appoin

MultiChoice digitisation programmes enhanced by Digital Skills Academy industry partnership


Thu, 22 Sep 2016
 The partnership with Digital Skills Academy is aimed to help MultiChoice meet the challenges of digi

Motsoeneng dismissed as SABC COO


Wed, 21 Sep 2016
 SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng will report for duty as an "ordinary employee" from Tuesday, his lawyer Z

Telkom and ShowMax partner to provide zero-rated data for streaming content


Tue, 20 Sep 2016
 ShowMax subscribers are eligible to purchase bolt-on packages from Telkom which would effectively ze

IndiePix Films partners with Retro Afrika Bioscope for its Vintage Afrika collection


Tue, 20 Sep 2016
 The partnership will kick off with 48 vintage 1970s and 1980s genre films, rarely seen outside SA bo

Internet censorship bill unconstitutional: DA


Tue, 20 Sep 2016
 If the Films and Publications Amendment Bill is passed in its current form, South Africans may no lo

The Suburban Fiber Company partners with 3Vision for Nigerian pay-TV service


Tue, 13 Sep 2016
 The partnership will aid Suburban’s integrated premium HD brand, Legend TV and mobile product Legend

Discovery appoints leader to tap into growth opportunities in CEEMEA


Fri, 09 Sep 2016
 With a focus on driving innovative commercial and creative solutions that deliver must-have products

Tencent now China’s most valuable company


Tue, 06 Sep 2016
 Tencent Holdings, in which SA's Naspers has a 34 per cent equity stake, has become the China’s most

Econet to take Pixcomm's Jabu’s Jungle further into Africa


Mon, 22 Aug 2016
 A new agreement with Irish distributor Monster Entertainment will see telecom giant Econet Media bro

Fox Networks Group announces new Africa executive team


Tue, 16 Aug 2016
 On 15 August, FOX Networks Group Europe and Africa announced a new executive structure for FOX Netwo

MTN SA hires OpenView HD’s Maxwell Nonge


Wed, 10 Aug 2016
 MTN South Africa has appointed former OpenView HD head Maxwell Nonge as chief digital officer...

ANN7 fires five more journalists


Fri, 05 Aug 2016
 The five had taken part in protests and other demonstrations in solidarity with eight colleagues who

20th Century Fox signs Africa distribution deal with Les Films 26


Thu, 28 Jul 2016
 20th Century Fox has entered into a distribution deal for its film slate with Les Films 26 in 21 cou

SABC journalists battle to get back to work after court victory


Thu, 28 Jul 2016
 Journalists refused entry into work at the broadcaster's offices, despite the Labour Court ruling th

SGL announces FlashNet Infinity development team


Wed, 27 Jul 2016
 SGL is further expanding its next-generation Infinity development team...

Labour Court rules in favour of four fired SABC journalists


Tue, 26 Jul 2016
 Labour Court has ruled that the South African Broadcasting Corporation must reinstate the sacked jou

Minister to sue Icasa over spectrum auction


Tue, 26 Jul 2016
 Telecommunications and postal services minister Siyabonga Cwele will institute legal proceedings aga

DFA board for 2016/17 announced


Mon, 25 Jul 2016
 The newly-elected Documentary Filmmakers Association (DFA) board are...

SABC interdicted from enforcing censorship decision


Thu, 21 Jul 2016
 The Helen Suzman Foundation and the SABC reached a settlement on Wednesday 20 July 2016. The SABC co

ANC refuses to comment on firing of SABC journalists


Wed, 20 Jul 2016
 On 19 July, News24 reported that the ANC has refused to comment on the axing of eight SABC journalis

Urban Brew Studios facilitates handover of community television station 1KZN TV


Wed, 20 Jul 2016
 Urban Brew Studios has made substantial investments in helping 1KZN TV to develop their capacity and

Ster-Kinekor signs deal with IMAX for three new theatres


Mon, 18 Jul 2016
 Ster-Kinekor Theatres announced a new agreement with IMAX Corporation, to build three new IMAX® thea
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