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7 December, 2017FYITM tops ratings of lifestyle pay-TV channels in Singapore for November 2017

7 December 2017, Singapore – FYITM (Singtel TV Ch 260 / StarHub TV Ch 404), A+E Networks® Asia’s entertainment destination offering inspiring lifestyle programming across food, travel, property and leisure, was number one in average primetime ratings across all eight reported lifestyle channels on pay-TV for November 2017, among pay-TV viewers ages 15 and over, in Singapore. Singapore pay-TV viewers…

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7 December, 2017Eutelsat satellite connectivity selected by Colombian government

EUTELSAT 115 West B satellite to support defence networks in Andean region Bogota, Paris, 6 December 2017 – The Colombian Ministry of Defence has signed an agreement with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) for capacity on the EUTELSAT 115 West B satellite. The multi-transponder contract, the first between Eutelsat and the Colombian Ministry of Defence, follows the signature of a…

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7 December, 2017LIFETIME® ASIA TO DEBUT FIRST EVER A+E NETWORKS® KOREAN ORIGINAL DRAMA SERIES, THE BEST MOMENT TO QUIT YOUR JOB

Eight-episode drama series premieres same time as Korea 10 December, Sunday 8pm (SG, PH, MY, HK) / 7pm (WIB, BKK) Singapore, 5 December 2017 – Lifetime® Asia, the entertainment destination for the highest quality dramas, movies and reality content is set to debut the first ever Korean Original Production by A+E Networks® Korea, The Best Moment to Quit Your Job.…

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7 December, 2017The Climate Reality Project Goes Global with Intelsat

Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore to host live, 24-hour broadcast on climate change; Intelsat provides global contribution and distribution services Luxembourg, 04 December 2017 Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite communications is providing global communications services for The Climate Reality Project’s “24 Hours of Reality: Be the Voice of…

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7 December, 2017Sony Pictures Television Networks, Asia Wins ‘Cable & Satellite Network of the Year’ at the 22nd Asian Television Awards

Takes Home Five Awards for AXN and The Amazing Race Asia Season 5 SINGAPORE (December 4, 2017) – Sony Pictures Television Networks, Asia scooped the pool at the 22nd Asian Television Awards in Singapore taking home five awards including the highly coveted ‘Cable & Satellite Network of the Year’. Sony’s flagship channel in Asia, leading English general entertainment powerhouse, AXN,…

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1 December, 2017Star Plus, TED & Shah Rukh Khan invite audiences to get Inspired

~From 10th Dec every Sunday at 7pm on Star Plus & Hotstar~ ~ Glacéau Smartwater from Coca-Cola comes on board as the title sponsor on Star Plus~ Mumbai, November 30, 2017: The campaign #DontKillideas from Star Plus heralds its ideas inspiring limited edition show- TED Talks India Nayi Soch, launching on 10th December, every Sunday at 7 pm on Star…

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1 December, 2017A MAN FROM GAME OF THRONES VISITS THE LION CITY FOR THE FIRST TIME TO CELEBRATE HBO ASIA’S 25TH ANNIVERSARY

A Man Has A Name. He Is Tom Wlaschiha. Download images of Tom Wlaschiha in Singapore here Download production images of Jaqen H’ghar here SINGAPORE, NOVEMBER 30, 2017 – Best known for his role as Jaqen H’ghar in the HBO Original hit series GAME OF THRONES, German actor Tom Wlaschiha is in Singapore this week to celebrate HBO Asia’s 25th…

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1 December, 2017Now TV and ViuTV to exclusively broadcast 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™

Now TV will live broadcast all 64 matches ViuTV will broadcast 19 selected matches at TV prime time PCCW (SEHK:0008) – HONG KONG, November 30, 2017 – PCCW announces that Now TV and ViuTV will exclusively broadcast the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ in Hong Kong. The FIFA World Cup™ is the biggest single-event sporting competition and the most widely…

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1 December, 2017HBO ASIA CELEBRATES 25TH ANNIVERSARY WITH THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF AN EXCITING LINEUP OF ASIAN ORIGINALS PREMIERING SOON

Projects include 6 productions based in various countries across Asia including China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan and Thailand. Seated (L-R): Kazufumi Nagasawa, Shihori Kanjiya, Yuko Takeuchi, Jonathan Spink, Kuo Shu Yau, Jessica Kam Standing (L-R): Fan Bei Bei, Mike Wiluan, Eric Khoo, Ho Yuhang, Joko Anwar, Lee Sang-Woo, Chen Ho-Yu Download Hi-Res Images here SINGAPORE, NOVEMBER 30, 2017…

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1 December, 2017NICKELODEON AND TELKOMSEL PRESS PLAY ON “NICKELODEON PLAY” APP IN INDONESIA

Enjoy the best and funniest Nickelodeon content through Telkomsel’s VideoMAX – NICKELODEON PLAY subscription Indonesia, 30 November 2017 – Nickelodeon, together with its partner Telkomsel, leading operator of cellular telecommunications services, has launched the Emmy award-winning Nickelodeon Play app in Indonesia. Nickelodeon Play is a safe destination jam-packed with the best and funniest Nickelodeon content and is now available for…

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1 December, 2017Japanese Actor Kento Yamazaki to Star in the Highly-Anticipated Drama Series “Kiss that Kills” Same Time as Japan on GEM

SINGAPORE (November 29, 2017) – The Japanese king of romantic films, Kento Yamazaki, will star in the highly anticipated drama series, “Kiss that Kills”, which premieres same time as Japan on January 7, 2018 at 9pm. Kento Yamazaki plays the role of Otaro, the most sought-after host at a nightclub whose only passion is fearless pursuit of money and power.…

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1 December, 2017Original Award-winning Orphan Black to be made for Japanese Audience

BBC Worldwide today at Asia TV Forum 2017 announced a format deal that will see a Japanese version of the award-winning science fiction thriller format Orphan Black premiere in Japan. Known as Orphan Black – 7 Genes (オーファン・ブラック~七つの遺伝子~), it will be the first version of the series outside the original award-winning BBC AMERICA drama. It is also BBC Worldwide’s first…

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1 December, 2017BJP is bound to get 150 seats in Gujarat: Amit Shah

Who will form the government in Gujarat? All aspects related to this question were answered today at ‘Game of Gujarat’, the biggest platform on Gujarat assembly elections by Zee News. At least 50 political stalwarts, including BJP president Amit Shah, Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, Congress leaders Randeep Singh Surjewala and Sanjay Nirupam, participated in the…

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30 November, 2017Dejero Completes Major Finance Deal to Advance Product Development, Global Growth and Entry into New Markets

Pioneer in connectivity technology receives CAD$32 million injection from Kayne Partners and satellite leader Intelsat WATERLOO, Ontario — November 28, 2017 — Dejero, an innovator in blending IP networks for video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, has announced significant new financing to accelerate its product development roadmap and its global expansion into the broadcast and…

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29 November, 2017TURNER JAPAN LAUNCHES THREE NEW BRANDS ON DTV CHANNEL

Boomerang, MONDO Mah-jong TV and Tabi Tele to debut on NTT DOCOMO service in 2018 TOKYO, JAPAN (November 28, 2017) – Turner Japan will launch three new channels in January 2018 on dTV Channel, the streaming service from NTT DOCOMO, Inc. It will be the first time that the Boomerang brand is available in Japan, and marks the introduction of…

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29 November, 2017TURNER’S POGO CHANNEL LAUNCHES NEW SILENT SLAPSTICK COMEDY SERIES ‘ANDY PIRKI’

Follows the daily escapades of misfits a dinosaur called Andy and Pirki the caveman MUMBAI, INDIA (November 27, 2017) – Turner India has commissioned Andy Pirki, an animated series about Andy, a pink dinosaur, and his friend Pirki, a grown-up with a heart of a child. Produced by AUM Animation Studios, the weekly show debuts exclusively on Turner’s POGO channel…

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28 November, 2017AWS Announces Family of Five AWS Media Services for Complete Video Workflows

AWS Elemental Media Services enable video providers to accelerate innovation, improve reliability, increase scale, monetize their offerings, and reduce total cost of ownership for processing live and on-demand video content in the cloud BT, Pac-12 Networks, Amazon Prime Video, Fox Sports Australia, fuboTV, Nine, Spuul, M2A Media, Cinépolis, and IMAGICA are among the major providers relying on AWS Elemental Media…

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27 November, 2017Irdeto Extends Security Partnership with Foxtel

Irdeto picked to secure Foxtel’s set-top boxes and its Foxtel Now streaming service, expanding its long-term relationship to securely distribute premium content across any device AMSTERDAM – 14 November 2017 – Irdeto, the world leader in digital platform security, has extended its long-standing security partnership with Foxtel, Australia’s leading pay TV operator. With Irdeto, Foxtel has a reliable and stable…

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24 November, 2017CELESTIAL PICTURES EXPRESSES DEEPEST CONDOLENCES ON THE PASSING OF LADY MONA FONG-SHAW

Celestial Pictures expresses our deepest condolences on the passing of Lady Mona Fong-Shaw on 22 November 2017, a leading Hong Kong film and television producer. Celestial Pictures owns the Celestial Shaw Library, which consists of 760 well-known and award-winning Chinese-language feature films. Of this precious gem, there are over 200 notable films, ranging from…

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24 November, 2017Fijian Government selects EUTELSAT 172B for providing universal television access

Paris, Suva, 23 November 2017 – Walesi, the Fijian Government’s Digital Television infrastructure management company, has signed a multi-year agreement with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) that will for the first time expand free-to-air television throughout Fiji. The agreement covers C-band capacity on the EUTELSAT 172B satellite to complement terrestrial coverage of the Walesi digital television platform. Eutelsat’s new, all-electric…

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