MONTHLY ARCHIVE

March 2019

Disney owns 21st Century Fox

After a year-long battle for approval, Disney announced that it has acquired 21st Century Fox, including Fox News and Fox Sports.

MyBroadband

Icasa chairperson removed from office

Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has removed Independent Communications Authority of South Africa chairperson Rubben Mohlaloga from office.

BusinessTech

Kfm 94.5 celebrates 11 Liberty Radio Award nominations

Cape Town's No. 1 music radio station, Kfm 94.5, has scooped 11 nominations for the 2019 Liberty Radio Awards.

Bizcommunity

Pernod Ricard’s Absolut buys ads on ‘raw and organic’ Reddit

Eager for new alternatives to the duopoly, Pernod Ricard is buying ads on the high-trafficked site.

Digiday

Worldwide streaming subscribers surpass cable subscribers for first time

The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) found that globally, subscriptions to online video services rose 27% between 2017 and 2018, to 613.3 million.

MediaPost