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4IR
fourth industrial revolution
AGM
annual general meeting
AI
artificial intelligence
ARPU
average revenue per user
AVOD
advertising video on demand
B2B
business to business
B-BBEE
broad-based black economic empowerment
Capex
capital expenditure
CDSA
Content Delivery and Security Association
CEO
chief executive officer
CFO
chief financial officer
Companies Act
Companies Act, 71 of 2008 (as amended)
CSAT score
customer satisfaction score
CSI
corporate social investment
DTH
direct to home
DTT
digital terrestrial television
EESE
Equity Express Securities Exchange
EPL
English Premier League
ESG
environmental, social and governance
FTA
free to air
FY20
the financial year from 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020
FY21
the financial year from 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021
GDP
Gross domestic product
GDPR
General Data Protection Regulation
ICASA
Independent Communications Authority of South Africa
ICT
information and communications technology
IFRS
International Financial Reporting Standards
IT
information technology
I and T
information and technology
IoT
internet of things
JSE
Johannesburg Stock Exchange Limited
King IV
King IV Report on Corporate Governance™ for South Africa, 2016
KPI
key performance indicator
LEO
low Earth orbit
LTI
long-term incentive
MOI
memorandum of incorporation
MTF
MultiChoice Talent Factory
MultiChoice South Africa
MultiChoice South Africa Holdings Proprietary Limited and its subsidiaries
MultiChoice Group or the group
MultiChoice Group Limited and its subsidiaries
Naspers/Naspers Group
Naspers Group Limited
OTT
over-the-top
Phuthuma Nathi
Phuthuma Nathi Investments (RF) Limited (MultiChoice SA’s broad-based black economic empowerment share scheme)
POPIA
Protection of Personal Information Act, 4 of 2013
PSL
Premier Soccer League
PwC
PricewaterhouseCoopers Inc.
SABC
South African Broadcasting Corporation
SARs
Share appreciation rights
SENS
Stock Exchange News Service
SMMEs
small, medium and micro-enterprise
STI
short-term incentive
SVOD
subscription video on demand
Telcon
telecommunications companies
TPRM
third-party risk management
TV
television
UI
user interface
US
United States
USSD
unstructured supplementary service data
US$
United States dollar
VAT
value added tax
VOD
video on demand
YES
Youth Employment Services
YoY
year on year
ZAR
South African rand