A new PwC report has laid out predictions for the South African media and entertainment landscape by 2020.
Hadlee Simons 11 Oct 2016
An increasing number of our core advertising, marketing and media audience and other professional subscribers are discovering that navigating editorial offerings across Bizcommunity's 18 multi-industry portals makes good sense.
Bizcommunity.com 7 Oct 2016
If you had to puff up a word cloud of the SABC board's Wednesday presentation to Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Communications it would read something like this: "fraudster, disrespect, dysfunction, institutional genocide, Verwoerd, cowboy conferences, a dog show, remove Hlaudi Motsoeneng, dissolve the board". And just like that, the Madness of King Hlaudi was called, finally exposed, and dealt with. Game over. It was a roast of note. Oh, and some ANC members found their spines.
Marianne Thamm 7 Oct 2016
Communications Minister Faith Muthambi stood by and watched in silence as SABC officials tied themselves in knots, defending Hlaudi Motsoeneng in Parliament, while two board members quit abruptly, plunging the dysfunctional structure into a deeper crisis.
Bekezela Phakathi 6 Oct 2016
Motivated by the opportunity to work alongside some of the strongest names in the media and marketing industry, activation and experiential marketing specialist Oomph! Media has joined the Nfinity Media Group stable. The partnership sees a purchase into Oomph's business by Nfinity.
Oomph! Africa 5 Oct 2016
The media's obsequious reportage on Hlaudi made me ponder on a few things that, in my opinion, need attention at the SABC. Frankly, I have heard enough of Hlaudi this, Hlaudi that. The media has turned him into some pygmy of impeccable credentials. I feel the real sense of issues around him or SABC are not articulated well in the public discourse - is he a bad guy in a good situation or good guy in a bad situation?
Bonnie Ramaila 26 Sep 2016
The African entertainment and media industry faces profound disruption, but it is exactly within this disruption that companies are finding opportunities. In stark contrast the industry is both stagnating while at the same time showing spectacular growth.
Danette Breitenbach 26 Sep 2016
On the occasion of the second US-Africa Business Forum, the African Media agency (AMA) announced the launch of a new press release distribution channel that will enable African companies and governments to efficiently and effectively communicate with the media in the United States, while giving American reporters access to the most influential media on the continent.
22 Sep 2016
Veteran journalist Allister Sparks passed away in Johannesburg on Monday at the age of 83.
20 Sep 2016