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Amazon Prime Video’s Announced Restructuring Means Shift Away from Sub-Saharan Africa and MENA

According to Amazon, the decision is part of a strategy to prioritize resources in areas that contribute most to the bottom line. One can therefore assume that its Sub-Saharan Africa and MENA investments, despite being very recent, are not paying off, or Amazon has accessed that, even in the long-term, they likely will not be lucrative.

A Look at Recent Regulatory Shifts Across African Film Industries: Uganda

Overall, these recent developments demonstrate Uganda’s commitment to nurturing its film industry, with a focus on enhancing local productions and supporting talent. However, addressing the broader challenges including a more transparent regulatory environment, remains crucial.