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Econet partners with Roku for Kwese Play in SA

Econet has introduced its Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) service Kwesé Play in South Africa. It is bringing Kwesé Play video streaming service to the country. The company will benefit from Africas largest fibre network, available through sister company Liquid Telecom which concluded its acquisition of Neotel last year. Neotel holds leading-edge 4G and 5G LTE [...]

Netflix seek business partners in South Africa

Netflix is looking for business partners to increase accessibility of streaming video platforms. The company said cannot disclose regional subscriber numbers, but it is happy with the general South Africas growth. Netflix said, Globally, we have over 109 million subscribers and this year, for the first time, our international subscribers surpassed our domestic member base. [...]

Netflix seek business partners in South Africa

Netflix is looking for business partners to increase accessibility of streaming video platforms. The company said cannot disclose regional subscriber numbers, but it is happy with the general South Africas growth. Netflix said, Globally, we have over 109 million subscribers and this year, for the first time, our international subscribers surpassed our domestic member base. [...]

Government in South Africa to reveal new regulation for YouTube and Netflix

South Africas communications minister, Ayanda Dlodlo has confirmed that the government is set to reveal new regulations for Netflix, YouTube and other streaming services. Dlodlo said during a briefing that she is planning to present a draft white paper on Digital Content and Audio-Visual Policy for South Africa to cabinet for approval before publishing it [...]

Econet Media partners with Netflix and Roku

Econet Medias Kwese TV announced the launch of a long-term partnership with Netflix or the sub-Saharan Africa region. This move leverages Kweses pan-Africa reach to facilitate consumers to enjoy Netflix. Part of the partnership involves Kwese to partner with telecom operators across Sub-Sahran Africa to distribute Kwese TV and Netflix.  Netflix members in Africa will [...]

Greenhouse Academy launched on Netflix

Greenhouse Academy, the latest Israeli purchase of Netflix will launch on Friday 8 September. It will mark the first time the entertainment company allowed one of their shows to be shot outside the US.  The whole show, comprising two seasons of 24 episodes was entirely made in Israel and filmed on the countrys beaches and [...]

Partner TV provides Netflix for free during 6 months in Israel

Partner TV subscribers will be able to use Netflix free of charge for six months. Apart from the monthly US$20 subscription free, the Netflix subscription accessible to all subscribers at an additional cost of US$5.50. After the six months, the Netflix subscription would be on a single invoice, meaning Netflix subscription could be paid through [...]

Partner Communications in Israel to stream Netflix services

Netflix announced that their service will soon be available on Partner Communications networks, the second largest mobile operator in Israel. Terms of the contract remain secret but the launch of the service will be coming in the next weeks. Partner Communications will be the first Israel operator to offer Netflix on its set-top box. “Israeli [...]

Netflix now available in offline viewing mode in Africa

Netflix, the video-streaming service provider, is now offering its users the option of viewing its content offline in Africa and across the world. As announced earlier on nexTV Africa about the future launch of the option by the end of this year, the company has now made it available for binge-viewing. On the details page [...]

Netflix to launch offline viewing mode before end of the year 2016

Netflix, the video streaming service provider, will be providing the most distinguished feature, the offline mode, by the end of this year. The new feature will be added to the desktop and mobile apps of Netflix. Subscribers will have the option of downloading some of Netflixs content (Netflix Originals). Netflix Originals, has a growing catalogue [...]