Category Archives: OTT / VOD

Netflix partners with du and Virgin Mobile to extend its reach in UAE

Netflix will be available in UAE through mobile operators du and Virgin Mobile after an agreement has been settled. Netflixs subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) content will be available across the operators TV and mobile services in the beginning this month.  The chief digital lifestyle and innovation officer of Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC) the parent organisation [...]

Eros Now collaborates with E-Vision for ‘eLife Triple Play’

Eros International PLC, a global company in the Indian film and entertainment industry, recently announced that Eros Now, its digital over-the-top (OTT) South Asian entertainment platform has inked a strategic deal with E-Vision, a fully-owned subsidiary of Etisalat, for its SVOD offering eLife Video Packs. This deal further enhances Eros Nows existing presence in MENA [...]

AMH to roll out an online TV station in Zimbabwe

Alpha Media Holding (AMH) will soon launch an online radio and television station after having been awarded a licence by the Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe (BAZ). Alpha Media Holdings, the publisher of NewsDay, The Standard, and The Independent is 100 per cent owned by Trevor Ncube. Through its subsidiary, Heart & Soul Broadcasting Services, AMH [...]

Disney EMEA to introduce ‘So Sammy’ on Disney Channel app

Disney EMEA is readying So Sammy on its dedicated app. It will be the first original series for the Disney Channel app. The series will consist of 10 episodes lasting for two minutes each. The show has been produced by King Bert Productions (founded by comedian Miranda Hart in 2014), together with David Williams (comic [...]