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Episode 151: Twitter advertising and Jupiter Drawing Room Cape Town

Date: 1 Oct 2015
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People buy newspapers and magazines for news stories, not advertising

Over the years, advertising has lost its psychological influence and subliminal power. These days, consumers and the public in general value the information they find in respectable media sources...

By Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard 30 Sep 2015 11:49

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 151: Twitter advertising and Jupiter Drawing Room Cape Town

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 1 October 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Stephen McIntyre and Dale Imerman...

30 Sep 2015 13:59

CNN to run Africa Now throughout October

October 2015 sees the 20th CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Awards taking place in Nairobi, Kenya. As part of CNN International's commitment to the African continent, it will run a series of special features and programmes about Africa throughout the month...

2 Oct 2015 08:54

AU launches media awards

The African Union has introduced media awards for journalists who excel in reporting on issues related to the continental body, with winners from each of the continent's five regions expected to walk away with $7,000 each...

25 Sep 2015 14:35

2019: A tipping point for media

While South Africa's total entertainment and media advertising revenue is expected to grow to R51.1 billion in 2019, from R39.7 billion in 2014 - an increase of 5.6%, the advertising share of this mix will drop to 30% from 35% (2014) over the next four years...

By Danette Breitenbach 23 Sep 2015 14:00

Tanzania newspaper returns after three-year ban

ARUSHA - A Tanzanian newspaper closed by the government published its first edition for three years on Tuesday after a court lifted the ban...

23 Sep 2015 07:33

PwC launches 'Entertainment and media outlook: 2015 - 2019'

PwC launched its 'Entertainment and media outlook: 2015 - 2019 (South Africa - Nigeria-Kenya)' report, which presents annual historical data for 2010-2014 and provides annual forecasts for 2015-2019 in 11 entertainment and media segments for South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya...

18 Sep 2015 10:14

Agility announces winners of Africa 2015 Photo Competition

Agility, one of the world's leading providers of integrated logistics solutions, today announced the winners of its Africa 2015 Photo Competition (

17 Sep 2015 11:04

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 149: Showmax and gaming on YouTube

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 17 September 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Richard Boorman and Grant Hinds...

16 Sep 2015 09:21

CNN MultiChoice African Journalist of the Year Awards finalists

Ferial Haffajee, Chair of the independent judging panel, announced finalists in the prestigious CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2015 Competition...

16 Sep 2015 08:41

[TrendTalk] Print needs to be 'sold' differently

If brands prize reaching consumers across all touch points wherever they are, why do media still have to justify using print to do the same?...

By Louise Marsland 11 Sep 2015 09:00

MOST Awards 2015: All the winners

More than 600 media leaders attended the 7th Annual MOST Awards ceremony at the Linder Auditorium on 9 September...

10 Sep 2015 09:13

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