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The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board has appointed Madoda Mxakwe as group chief executive officer and Yolande van Biljon as chief financial officer (CFO).

Sports media rights in the Asia Pacific, excluding China, are set to hit US$5 billion this year, according to Media Partners Asia (MPA).
IPL 25May2018
In a remarkable blow for its joint rights holder, Australian free-to-air TV network SBS will broadcast all World Cup games in the country until 20 June following broadband streaming issues that have marred Optus’ coverage in the tournament’s opening days.

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has accused Qatar’s beIN Media of politicising its broadcast coverage of the ongoing FIFA World Cup, in the latest clash between the two estranged Gulf nations.
World Cup Russia Red Square 18 June 2018

One of the first television stations in the US, and the first in the St. Louis metro area, Nine Network (KETC Channel 9), is to repack its broadcast channel by improving the power of its signal.

Egypt has urged FIFA to make its World Cup TV rights available immediately to the country’s terrestrial broadcasters, after what it claims is an infringement of competition law.
MoSalah 13June2018
Dejero is working with its Latin American (LATAM) channel partners to support broadcasters from the region, such as Viacom and ESPN, in their coverage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
dejero 13 june 2018
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has started broadcasting in high definition (HD), in time for the start of its coverage of the FIFA World Cup in Russia on 14 June.