Naspers set to unveil Netflix competitor - report

Wednesday 12 August 2015 | 16:21 CET | News
African media group Naspers, owner of the pay-TV service DStv, will unveil its competitor to Netflix on 19 August, MyBroadband reported citing sources close to the company. The sources said that Naspers has secretly been working a subscription video on demand (SVOD) service and is planning to launch it in August. Speculation about the deal started after a public relations company often used by MultiChoice sent out an invitation to an event about "the most innovative and exciting entertainment service" in South Africa. The report said that Naspers aims to roll out quickly to large developing

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Companies: MultiChoice / Naspers / Netflix
Countries: Africa
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