CONTEXT:External factors which will influence the work environment:
Competitive Global business environment
Technology, Media and Telecommunications
29 November, 2013
MultiChoice South Africa's activities involve the operation of Pay-Television and internet subscriber platforms. The MultiChoice South Africa group includes the digital satellite Pay-Television business ("DStv"), which has been in operation since 1995.
Other businesses in the group are;
M-Net (delivers thematic channels and exclusive content to DStv subscribers) and SuperSport (provides comprehensive coverage of local and global sport), DStv Media Sales (commercial airtime sales and on-air sponsorship), DStv Digital Media (a division of MultiChoice and oversees the development of emerging platforms and products for the group), MWEB (internet service provider), Commerce Zone (e-procurement solutions) and Smart Village (gated community services) also form part of the group.
MultiChoice's involvement in South Africa goes beyond it's core business. Through its corporate social investment, the company actively participates in social transformation and, through technology, enables individuals and communities to help themselves.