Investment - In Brief


- Times Media Group, the publishing, music and retail group formerly known as Avusa, has said it intends acquiring the 50% stake in the loss-making BDFM it does not own. BDFM owns Summit television, a business channel on DStv which will soon be renamed Business Day Television, or BDTV. The company also owns the Business Day and Financial Mail print media titles. Read the full story here:

- The Euromed Audiovisual III Programme of the European Union in collaboration with the European Audiovisual Observatory has just published a report on the film and audiovisual sector in Morocco [only available in French]. This report follows an earlier report on Egypt [only available in French] published in 2012 and is the second of a series of monographs prepared in the context of data collection on the audiovisual sector in the nine partner countries (Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Syria, the occupied Palestinian Territories and Tunisia). Full details are here: