French media group Canal+’s growing investment in SA’s MultiChoice has set off speculation of deeper ties between the two companies.

Canal+, the pay-TV subsidiary of media conglomerate Vivendi, says the acquisition of the 6.5% stake, now worth R3.2bn, is a long-term investment, underscoring its confidence in the prospects of MultiChoice and Africa...

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