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STARZPLAY partners with Zain to boost customer acquisition and make content access easier than ever
STARZPLAY subscribers can enjoy full HD and 4K content on most internet-enabled devices, smart TVs and game consoles, and it is widely available on regional IPTV services
Vuclip will work with SLA Digital to extend the Viu service offering to other Zain Group customers in the Middle East in order to capitalise on the region’s growing appetite for digital content and entertainment.
Zain Kuwait launches new VoD offering in partnership with Vuclip
Vuclip will work with SLA Digital to extend the Viu service offering to other Zain Group customers in the Middle East to capitalise on the growing appetite for digital content and entertainment.
Countering disruption with digitalisation
Artificial intelligence and cloud are disrupting the broadcast business, says Abou Moustafa, VP - enterprise managed services and Datamena, Du
No compromise with quality
By increasing engagement, high-quality video viewing experiences reduce viewer churn, and improve loyalty too, says Martin Helmer, regional director, media, MENA, Akamai Technologies
Huawei reiterates the power of video as a great value proposition for telcos
As of the end of 2017, top 50 fixed-first operators had 300 million video users, generating $89.3 billion in revenue, a year-on-year increase of 8%.
ARPUPLUS eyes market expansion and higher investments in 2018
The year 2018 marks the 15th anniversary for the company; it has grown from a mobile content provider in 2003 based in Cairo to 500-million strong users across the region.
New livestreaming service LINE LIVE launches in MENA
LINE to team up with Kharabeesh to launch a creator incubation programme
Saudi Football changes pitch from MBC to STC
The news comes just a few days after the release of Saudi businessman Waleed al-Ibrahim, who has management control of MBC. Reuters reports senior Saudi officials saying that Ibrahim agreed to an “undisclosed settlement after admitting to unspecified violations”.
du to update and upgrade DMI's FM transmission platform
Upgrade includes revising, and widening the coverage, and increasing power to the system