Investment - In Brief


- Rumours in South Africa reported that M-Net will officially announce that the pay broadcaster has secured the biggest South African TV programming coup of the year by securing the broadcasting rights to the most anticipated and most expensive TV show ever produced - Steven Spielberg's new Terra Nova.

- On 19 June 2011, ambassador Shu Zhan, a Chinese career diplomat in Rwanda interviewed by Fred Oluoch-Ojiwah of The New Times confirmed about $90 million worth of investments from China to Rwanda. Among those investments, “A case being the Star media investment-the digital pay TV channel: Star media is gaining ground as they already have over 30,000 active subscribers” in Rwanda he said.