SABC, MultiChoice deal not a merger - Tribunal

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The Competition Tribunal has found that a deal between the SABC and MultiChoice did not constitute a merger to be notified in terms of the Competition Act.

MultiChoice, M-Net to launch GOtv

2016-02-01 15:54

MultiChoice and M-Net will soon launch its GOtv service as its digital TV product and service in South Africa’s DTT market.

Pricey internet holds back SA streaming - Fin24 users

2016-01-18 15:36

Fin24 users say that if internet prices drop, they will unplug their subscription TV services and turn to streaming services.

MultiChoice ‘welcomes’ Netflix competition in SA

2016-01-07 16:35

Pay television service provider MultiChoice says it welcomes competition from internet video company Netflix because it gives consumers 'more options'.

M-Net in film academy race row

2015-11-27 16:00

M-Net and its Magic in Motion Academy has become embroiled in a row about race with trade union Solidary.

PSL CEO quits to join Multichoice

2015-11-11 08:01

Brand de Villiers has resigned from his post as PSL CEO and has taken up a position at Multichoice.

DStv adds GauTV channel covering Gauteng

2015-10-16 21:00

A new Gauteng TV channel called GauTV will launch on DStv on 19 October and will initially broadcast for 12 hours per day.

Millions more switch on to MultiChoice

2015-09-22 12:39

The pay-TV provider has increased its reach by almost four million, according to the National Association of Broadcasters.

DStv can’t rule out 2nd price hike over weakening rand

2015-09-04 18:00

MultiChoice can't rule out a second price hike for DStv subscribers in South Africa in 2015 due to the weakening rand.

MultiChoice BEE shareholders receive R1.2bn dividend

2015-09-03 13:23

Shareholders of MultiChoice’s broad-based black economic empowerment scheme, Phuthuma Nathi, will receive R1.2bn in ordinary dividends this year.


Weak rand spells higher than usual DStv price hike

2016-02-04 12:37

The ongoing weakening of the rand foreshadows a possible bigger price hike this year than usual for South African DStv subscribers.

Clarity on SABC residual payments for SA TV actors

2016-02-01 13:52

South African actors finally have some guidance on what they can expect regarding their royalty residual payments from the SABC.

Arthur Goldstuck: Expect more noise from Netflix

2016-01-08 10:27

South Africans can expect more noise from video streaming service Netflix in future as it only had a 'soft launch' this week, says a local technology analyst.

Fin24 users considering dumping DStv for Netflix

2016-01-07 15:05

Some Fin24 users are willing to cut the cord and cancel their DStv satellite television subscriptions after internet streaming service Netflix launched in South Africa.

DStv Compact loses Animal Planet, gets Travel Channel

2015-11-25 13:00

DStv Compact and family packages gets the Travel channel but loses the Animal Planet channel in December.

New transgender reality show pulled from local TV channels after threat

2015-10-27 11:19

DStv and TLC Entertainment (DStv 172) have pulled a new reality show about a transgendered teen following a threat of censorship in Nigeria.

Nigeria – Africa’s next great hope

2015-10-05 18:32

Nigeria has overtaken SA as the top economy in Africa. Find out why scores of South African companies are investing in Nigeria.

Four SA journos nominated for CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Awards 2015

2015-09-17 12:08

Four South African journalists have been nominated and managed to crack the shortlist for this year’s landmark 20th CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Awards 2015.

DStv: It’s not a repeat if you haven’t seen it

2015-09-04 07:00

MultiChoice says a repeat on DStv isn’t a repeat if you haven’t seen it.

Here’s why the BBC is changing its DStv channels

2015-08-26 20:00

The BBC’s is changing its set of TV channels on MultiChoice’s DStv and is doing so to make them future-proof, that they look sharp, are consumer-facing and play to BBC strengths.

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