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ShowMax seeks mobile telecom partnerships throughout Africa

Thursday 19 January 2017 | 10:29 CET | News
African media group Naspers is seeking partnerships with mobile phone operators on the continent to boost its video-on-demand business and help compete with US giant Netflix, Bloomberg reported. Naspers is planning to build on a joint venture agreed last year with Safaricom of Kenya, to roll out the online service ShowMax at more affordable data prices.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Econet Wireless / Mail.ru / Naspers / Netflix / Safaricom / Tencent
Countries: Africa
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