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Battle rages for Africa’s pay-TV market

When Chinese media company StarTimes entered Ivory Coast’s pay-TV market two years ago, Canal+ appeared to take notice. A few months later, the unit of France’s Vivendi cut the cost of its decoder by a third. StarTimes has

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MultiChoice profit leaps higher, despite Netflix

Naspers’s video entertainment segment – in effect, the MultiChoice business – has grown revenue by 8% to US$3.7-billion in the year ended 31 March 2018, despite warning of tougher competition from online streaming video

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Netflix no threat to SA jobs, Cell C’s Black says

Netflix does not pose a threat to job creation in South Africa’s sector and the “hype” surrounding the US online streaming service is “exaggerated”. That’s according to Surie Ramasary, CEO of Black, the new streaming

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DStv to launch streaming-only option

MultiChoice South Africa will launch a streaming-only version of DStv, its CEO, Calvo Mawela, said in a podcast interview with TechCentral on Monday. Though the streaming product is unlikely to debut in 2018

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OpenView HD to get own news channel

eMedia Investments, the company that produces the 24-hour news channel eNCA for MultiChoice’s DStv, has announced it will launch a second news channel, called OpenNews, which will be available exclusively

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