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2 February, 2018Celestial Tiger Entertainment Launches KIX in Vietnam

Hong Kong (January 30, 2018) – Celestial Tiger Entertainment (CTE), operator of the largest bouquet of pan-Asian channels dedicated to Asian entertainment, announced today the launch of its action entertainment channel, KIX on Vietnam’s leading IPTV service FPT Television, owned by FPT Telecom, the leading IT conglomerate in Vietnam. This carriage deal further expands CTE’s reach in Southeast Asia, following…

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HBO_Press Release

24 January, 201890TH OSCARS® NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED

The Oscars® Red Carpet And The 90TH Annual Academy Awards® Will Stream ‘Live’ On HBO GO And Broadcast ‘Live’ And Exclusively On HBO On March 5 From 7.30am SINGAPORE, January 24, 2018 – The 90th Academy Awards® nominations were announced yesterday (January 23) from the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theatre by actress-comedian Tiffany Haddish and actor-director Andy Serkis and joined by…

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24 January, 2018Celestial Tiger Entertainment Extends Its Claws Across Southeast Asia

New Carriage Deals Include First Foray into Laos Hong Kong (January 23, 2018) – On the heels of blockbuster ratings for full year 2017 for its suite of channels, Celestial Tiger Entertainment (CTE), operator of the largest bouquet of pan-Asian channels dedicated to Asian entertainment, announced today three new carriage deals, including CTE’s first launch in Laos and new carriage…

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23 January, 2018HBO IS ONCE AGAIN THE HOME OF THE OSCARS® IN ASIA

Stream All Oscars® Programs ‘Live’ on HBO GO Including The Live Nominee Announcement On January 23 at 9.22pm, Red Carpet And The 90TH Annual Academy Awards® ‘Live’ On March 5 Watch: The 90th Oscars® teaser SINGAPORE, January 22, 2018 – HBO is once again the home of the Oscars® (#HBOAsiaOscars2018) in Asia this year. Subscribers across Asia can enjoy the…

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22 January, 2018TURNER INTERNATIONAL ANNOUNCES FIRST INTERNATIONAL SVOD SERVICE WITH ROLL-OUT OF FILMSTRUCK

Joint venture between Turner International’s Digital Ventures & Innovation Group and Warner Bros. Digital Networks launches first in UK Turner International’s Digital Ventures & Innovation (DV&I) Group and Warner Bros. Digital Networks (WBDN) today announce a joint venture to launch a new, multi-territory movie streaming service. FilmStruck’s launch in the international marketplace will leverage the strength of assets at both…

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18 January, 2018AsiaSat grows its broadcast product portfolio to enable worldwide business opportunities

Hong Kong, 15 January 2018 – Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company Limited (AsiaSat) has broadened its satellite and media solutions with the addition of IP-based delivery solutions and OverThe-Top (OTT) service. AsiaSat recognises the demand for next generation distribution of broadcast content, and evaluated new distribution technologies throughout 2017. The proliferation of online content and the traditional paradigm of using a…

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18 January, 2018Celestial Tiger Entertainment Roars with Ratings Success Across the Philippines, Malaysia and Singapore in 2017

HONG KONG (January 17, 2018) – Celestial Tiger Entertainment (CTE), operator of the largest bouquet of pan-Asian channels dedicated to Asian entertainment, achieved stellar ratings in 2017 across its five core channel brands Celestial Movies (CM), Celestial Classic Movies (CCM), cHK, KIX and Thrill in the Philippines, Malaysia and Singapore. In the Philippines, CTE was a top tier pan-regional channel…

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17 January, 2018DISCOVERY ANNOUNCES ITS FIRST FREE-TO-AIR PARTNERSHIP IN SOUTHEAST ASIA ON THAILAND’S PPTV

Singapore, January 16, 2018 – Discovery Networks Asia Pacific today announced the launch of ‘Discovery Hour’ on Thailand’s digital terrestrial channel PPTV HD 36, marking a play in the terrestrial space with its first free-to-air block in Southeast Asia. The partnership was announced at a press conference in Bangkok this afternoon. Starting February 1 from 8:00-9:00 AM daily, viewers in…

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Eutelsat_Press Release

16 January, 2018Eutelsat announces rise of FTA HD channels in key 7/8° West video neighbourhood at CABSAT 2018

• Over 40% more FTA HD channels in a year time • The HD dynamic trend goes beyond the Gulf countries to reach other regions, notably Levant and North Africa Dubai, Paris, 15 January 2018 – At CABSAT today, leading satellite operator Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) released new data about the TV channels it broadcasts from its 7/8° West…

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16 January, 2018Hey Duggee hits over one billion video views in China

15.01.2018: CBeebies BAFTA and International Emmy® Award-winning preschool series Hey Duggee is celebrating after passing one billion video views in China. The show launched in China on Tencent, iQiyi, and Youku in January, April and May 2017 respectively and in less than a year has hit over one billion combined video views across all three streaming platforms. Harriet Newby-Hill, Global…

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11 January, 2018HBO ASIA ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY THE TALWARS: BEHIND CLOSED DOORS WINS BEST FOREIGN DOCUMENTARY AWARD AT 7TH CHINA ACADEMY AWARDS OF DOCUMENTARY FILM

The Four-Part Documentary Following The Trials And Aftermath Of India’s Biggest Murder Mystery Is Available On HBO GO And HBO On Demand Catch the Official Trailer here / Download Hi-Res Stills here SINGAPORE, JANUARY 10, 2018 – HBO Asia’s first Original Documentary series, THE TALWARS: BEHIND CLOSED DOORS《塔瓦家命案之谜》, won the Best Foreign Documentary Award《最佳外语作品奖》at the 7th China Academy Awards of…

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10 January, 2018Irdeto Launches Next-Generation of Piracy Control

Enhanced online piracy detection and enforcement technology identifies web video piracy across streaming video on demand, direct download and hybrid websites. LAS VEGAS, CES – 9 January 2018 – Irdeto, the world leader in digital platform security, today announced the launch of its next-generation Piracy Control solution. Providing rapid detection and enforcement for content owners and operators, the online piracy…

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10 January, 2018NICKELODEON’S PRESCHOOL HIT PROPERTY PAW PATROL WINS “BEST YOUNG PROPERTY IN ASIA” AT THE ASIAN LICENSING AWARDS 2017

Jointly Celebrates a Merit Award with Saipo Baby (Hong Kong) Limited for “Best Licensee” at the Hong Kong Licensing Awards 2017 HONG KONG, 10 January 2018 – Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Asia today announced that Nickelodeon’s preschool hit property “PAW Patrol” produced by Spin Master Entertainment, celebrated its win in two award programs – Gold Award for “Best Young…

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10 January, 2018Tata Sky Expands Long-Term Security Partnership with Irdeto

Irdeto Cloaked CA and Middleware enables Tata Sky to securely deliver content on their satellite pay TV platform in India LAS VEGAS, CES – 10 January 2018 – Irdeto, the world leader in digital platform security, has announced that it has expanded its long-term security partnership with Tata Sky, India’s leading content distribution platform providing satellite pay TV services. The…

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10 January, 2018Eutelsat and China Unicom join forces to provide satellite communication services in the framework of the “Belt and Road” initiative

Xiaochu Wang, Chairman of China Unicom with Rodolphe Belmer, CEO of Eutelsat Beijing, Paris, 9 January 2018 – On the occasion of French President Emmanuel Macron’s state visit to China, Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with China United Network Communications Co., Ltd. (China Unicom) that is aimed at addressing the fast-growing satellite communications market…

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5 January, 2018CES® 2018: Conax to launch TVkey – simplifying delivery of pay-TV services to smart TV sets

CES® 2018, Las Vegas, January 4th, 2017: Conax, part of the Kudelski Group (SIX:KUD.S) and a leader in total service protection for digital entertainment services worldwide via broadcast, broadband and connected devices, launches TVkey at CES® 2018. Leveraging technology jointly developed by the Kudelski Group and Samsung, the market leader in home entertainment, Conax TVkey enables consumers to discover a…

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2 January, 2018STAR INDIA APPOINTS GAUTAM THAKAR AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER FOR STAR SPORTS

Mumbai December 27, 2017: STAR INDIA Managing Director Sanjay Gupta, announced the appointment of Gautam Thakar as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) – Star Sports. In his new role, Gautam will lead the sports broadcast business as its Chief Executive Officer. His appointment is effective January 2018. Sanjay Gupta commented “We are happy to welcome Gautam into the Star India family…

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22 December, 2017BBC Worldwide Ups The Ante With More Brit Drama For BBC First and BBC Player

BBC Worldwide announced today new third party acquisition deals that will see even more drama content becoming available on SVOD services BBC First and BBC Player in Asia for the first time. Award-winning and highly rated titles from all3media international and ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) will premiere on BBC First and BBC Player by the first quarter of…

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22 December, 2017ABS Board Appoints Jim Simpson as the new Chief Executive Officer

Washington, DC, 21st December 2017, ABS announced the new appointment of Jim Simpson as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Jim, reporting to the Board of Directors, will lead the management team to drive changes to enhance shareholder value and continue to partner with ABS customers and vendors to deliver unparalleled business results. Jim Frownfelter, Chairman of ABS said, “We are very…

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21 December, 2017Asia’s Got Talent Season 2 Delivers Top Ratings: Secures AXN as the #1 Regional Pay-TV Channel in Southeast Asia

SINGAPORE (December 19, 2017) Asia’s Got Talent Season 2 took the regional spotlight as the top-rated original production in 2017, securing AXN as the number one channel in its timeslot among all regional pay-TV channels collectively in Malaysia, the Philippines and Singapore. The highly anticipated series, which crowned Indonesia’s spooky illusionist The Scared Riana as the winner in a sizzling…

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