calvo mawela

  1. Jan

    SABC pushes public media levy to replace TV licences

    Goodbye TV licence — SABC pushes TV tax South Africa’s public broadcaster wants government to abandon TV licences and replace them with a public media levy. The South African Broadcast Corporation (SABC) reiterated its call for a general TV tax in a recent presentation to Parliament...
  2. Jan

    Qualifications of top South African telecoms execs compared

    What to study to become a top South African telecoms exec Degrees in accounting, engineering, and commerce are three of the best types of qualifications to pursue if you wish to become a top telecommunications executive in South Africa. We looked at the qualifications of several leading chief...
  3. Jan

    SABC wants TV licences scrapped and replaced with a household levy - that MultiChoice must collect

    Scrap TV licences — SABC wants a TV tax The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) wants TV licences scrapped in favour of a TV levy that every household must pay, News24 reported. During public hearings for the draft SABC Bill, the broadcaster told the Department of Communications and...
  4. Jan

    MultiChoice fights plan forcing DStv to collect TV Licence fees on behalf of SABC

    MultiChoice fights back against plan for DStv to collect TV Licence fees MultiChoice can't be held responsible to collect TV Licence fees on behalf of the SABC, the group CEO of MultiChoice, Calvo Mawela, said during a recent call with investors. This follows a proposal from the state...
  5. Jan

    Many cancelled DStv Premium subscribers will be back - MultiChoice CEO

    South Africans dumping DStv Premium — but they may be back DStv Premium subscribers cut the cord or downgraded to cheaper packages in 2020 because of the absence of rugby, MultiChoice CEO Calvo Mawela told investors during a webcast last week. Mawela said that as rugby returns, so will these...