Investment - In Brief

Investment

- Naspers Limited  27 November 2012, announced its results, consolidated revenue of R23 billion (a 22% increase), for the six months ended 30 September 2012. After recording net growth of 393,000, the pay-television base now stands at just over six million homes across 48 countries in Africa. Revenues were up by 19% to R14,4bn, whilst trading profits grew 18% to R4bn. Trading margins were stable despite the upgrading of satellite infrastructure, the expansion of online services and a roll-out of digital terrestrial television (DTT) services across a number of sub-Saharan countries. Full story here

- South Africa: The TAMS panel change, using audited figures supplied by DStv for the DStv penetration on the TAMS panel will be implemented from Monday 10 December 2012. Full story here: