Netflix to launch its first Arab original series in 2019
Jinn will be a contemporary supernatural teenage drama focused on young Arab characters. A group of teenagers’ lives are disrupted when a Jinn in the form of a teenage boy appears to them in the ancient city of Petra.
Winning the video game as a Content Navigator
A.T. Kearney research develops the concept assessing limitations and demands of the market
Iflix secures $133m funding
Funding follows successful global roll out of its service in emerging markets
Mahindra Comviva bets big with new content for SE Asian and Arab diaspora
Brand to leverage Saregama’s positioning in new media and digital space to venture into new markets
Iflix- Lofty ambitions
Iflix is the most recent of a number of VoD services to enter the MENA market, but there is a sense that it has the power to bring change
Telcos as digital content players
The Middle Eastern operators can position themselves as digital content players by building a strong video business
International SVoD player iflix extends to Africa
Consumers in countries across the sub-Saharan Africa can now enjoy SVoD services from iflix
Zain aspires to redefine entertainment with iflix launch
Zain customers in Kuwait, Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan and Sudan given complimentary unlimited access
Sean Carey from Netflix joins iflix as the content head
Content expert for Netflix, and Sony Pictures to lead growth strategy for Iflix