Metrological’s Application Platform has been selected by MultiChoice as the operator looks to make its mark as a ‘super aggregator’.
SPI/FilmBox and Multichoice have entered into a partnership to bring the Turkish drama channel Timeless Dizi Channel (TDC) to DStv for all Sub-Saharan Africa subscribers from November 2.
Canal+ Group has announced its holdings in South Africa’s MultiChoice Group have passed the 5% threshold.
MultiChoice is to add both Netflix and Amazon Prime Video for its subscribers.
The police arrested a suspect in Cape Town for illegally selling pirate internet streaming devices and online content subscriptions.
South African pay-TV platform MultiChoice is planning to layoff 2,194 staff.
MultiChoice has added 1.6 million subscribers across Africa, representing growth of 12% over the last 12 months.
Naspers says it will list its video entertainment business on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) as MultiChoice Group Limited, starting 27 February 2019.
Sub-Saharan Africa is forecast to add more than 16 million pay-TV subscribers between 2018 and 2024 to bring its total to 45.63 million, according to the Sub-Saharan Africa Pay TV Forecasts report.
Naspers intends to list its video entertainment business MultiChoice separately on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) and simultaneously to unbundle the shares in this business to its shareholders.