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YouTube shifts focus to let everyone watch Original shows free
YouTube is reportedly pulling back its YouTube Premium scripted content offering with plans to make all future original programming available to users for free with advertising
Viasat World launches Epic Drama channel on Turkcell's OTT platform
Viasat World’s Epic Drama channel and SVOD service have launched in Turkey for the first time via Turkcell’s OTT and IPTV platform, TV+.
du adds new service for same day release of US TV shows
“TV First”, a new service on the du TV platform, will offer exclusive TV shows on the same day of their US release.
Broadpeak demonstrates OTT multiscreen delivery via DVB-T2
At AfricaCom 2018, Broadpeak and SENTECH will showcase its solution for multicast ABR technology for OTT multiscreen service delivery via DVB-T2 for the booming African OTT market.
Zee partners with Choueiri Group for Weyyak platform
DMS, the digital arm of Choueiri Group has been appointed as exclusive media representatives for “Weyyak” – the premium Arab audience focused streaming Video-on-Demand (VOD) platform from Zee Network.
du teams up with Amazon Prime Video
The distribution agreement with Prime Video was made during GITEX Technology Week 2018
Netflix reports record Q3 subscriber growth
Global SVOD leader Netflix announced strong Q3 2018 earnings, with the addition of 7.0 million members beating its estimate of 5.0 million.
Saudi Arabia and Kuwait ISPs decline in Netflix speed index
ITC in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait’s Gulfnet and Zajil Telecom experienced declines in September
Du inks Netflix deal in first for UAE market
Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (du) forms a partnership with Netflix to bring the world's best entertainment to its customers' fingertips