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Republic TV expands to MENA

| Umayrah Ramjan | November 17th, 2017
OSN Pehla, pay TV operator in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) launched Republic TV. The English news channel Republic TV was launched six months ago in India and has broken its first international launch with OSN. Republic TV, started by journalist Arnab Goswami, is the newest entrant in the Indian English news space. The channel immediately gained a 52 per cent market share in its first week of broadcast, and has since been clocking market shares of more than 40 per cent.Republic TV ...

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| November 16th, 2017

StarTimes Nigeria offers 50% discount on subscription

StarTimes have announced its 2017 Christmas promotion, in a move to entice new and existing subscribers across Nigeria. The promotion which began on November 16 through to January 31, 2018, the com...
| November 15th, 2017

M-Net to broadcast Dancing with the Stars SA

2018 will see a new dance show, Dancing With The Stars, kicking off in South Africa on M-Net.  South Africans are globally known for their rhythm, and now the new show will have a group of celebrit...
| November 14th, 2017

GOtv in Malawi broadcast live All Africa Music Awards

MultiChoice announced Malawian GOtv viewers could enjoy All Africa Music Awards. MultiChoice Sales and Marketing Manager, Chimwemwe Nyirenda has disclosed that local viewers of one of the Africa’s ...
| November 13th, 2017

SVOD in MENA reached 1,6 million in Q3 2017

According to Dataxis latest research, 1,6 million people had subscribed to an SVOD platform in the third quarter of 2017 in Middle-East and North Africa (MENA). This represents a growth of +19% com...

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