eMedia has blamed the impact of load shedding and other external factors for a weaker financial performance.
Openview parent eMedia Holdings looks set to face off with MultiChoice Group in court as soon as next Tuesday.
eMedia Holdings has filed papers against MultiChoice in the high court, MultiChoice confirmed on Sunday.
Sentech will at midnight on Monday move TV broadcasters out of the “digital dividend” frequency bands.
Openview, the free-to-air satellite platform owned by JSE-listed eMedia Holdings, has notched up nearly 3.2 million activations.
Government is intent on going ahead with the switch-off of analogue television at the end of March, despite the very real threat it poses to free-to-air broadcasters.
Openview, the free-to-air satellite television platform owned by eMedia, is launching a pay-TV satellite service called Ultraview.
Communications minister Khumbudzo Ntshavheni said the cost to communicate in South Africa is “not decreasing at the pace that government wants”.
Most South Africans know about the major streaming providers, but there are plenty of others – at least 18 in total, by TechCentral’s count.
Communications minister Khumbudzo Ntshavheni has set a new planned analogue switch-off date for terrestrial television broadcasting.