30 Sep 2015 13:59
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. Featuring in the news section costs significantly less than running an advertisement.
By Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard 30 Sep 2015 11:49
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has hired auditing firm SekelaXabiso to probe its supply chain management processes and "irregular and wasteful expenditure" that has cost it almost R33m in the year ended March.
By Sikonathi Mantshantsha 28 Sep 2015 07:16
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
Kagiso Tiso Holdings (KTH), through its media subsidiary, Kagiso Media, has acquired 37% of Global Media Alliance Broadcasting Company (GMABC), a broadcasting company in Ghana.
Issued by Kagiso Media 18 Sep 2015 11:59
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
Ferial Haffajee, Chair of the independent judging panel, announced finalists in the prestigious CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2015 Competition. This year the competition received entries from 39 countries across the continent, including French and Portuguese speaking Africa, and ended with 31 finalists from 15 countries.
16 Sep 2015 08:41
The Mail & Guardian's been making headlines for a number of worrying reasons lately...
14 Sep 2015 13:03
The Mary Meeker 2015 Internet Trends report shows that while 20% of the time we spend on media is within a mobile environment, only 4% of the US's advertising spend is allocated to mobile. South Africa, on the other hand, has among the most sophisticated mobile use in the world, with very high penetration and a four times growth in smartphones alone this year.
11 Sep 2015 10:57
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? This was a question debated by an expert panel at the Media24 Lifestyle Magazines Summit in Cape Town on Thursday.
By Louise Marsland 11 Sep 2015 09:00
More than 600 media leaders attended the 7th Annual MOST Awards ceremony at the Linder Auditorium on 9 September to see Times Media Newspapers win the Overall Media Owners Award and The MediaShop, Johannesburg, take home the Overall Media Agency Award.
10 Sep 2015 09:13
ROi Africa is widely regarded as a technological leader in the media monitoring intelligence field and now they've taken a giant market leap by launching their own media monitoring app, available for Android and iPhones from September 2015!
Issued by ROi Africa 8 Sep 2015 10:23
NEWSWATCH: News24 announced today that it will be closing down its comments section on Friday, 11 September...
8 Sep 2015 10:10