Tag Archives: StarTimes

Arewa 24 Hausa Language Channel debuts on StarTimes

To meet the growing demands of its Hausa subscribers across the country, Pay TV provider StarTimes Nigeria has announced the listing of Hausa language channel Arewa 24 to its bouquet without extra charges for subscribers. The new content offering available on Channel 138 on Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) and all StarTimes bouquets, is an all-Hausa [...]

Love World Plus debuts on StarTimes

To ensure that customers receive the best possible access to great entertainment it promised, digital Pay TV company StarTimes, has added new channel, Love World Plus to its bouquet without extra charges to subscribers. The new content offering is a religious channel for Christian to enjoy Christmas carols, religious teachings, Christmas drama and other related [...]

StarTimes to air FIFA Club World Cup

StarTimes is bringing the live coverage of the 2017 FIFA Club World Cup to all football enthusiasts. As part of its commitment to broadcast sporting content to its growing number of subscribers, the Pay TV company has promised to broadcast the remaining matches of the 2017 FIFA Club World Cup in the country. The tournament [...]

StarTimes will show 2018 World Cup draw live

Pay TV network, StarTimes will show todays 2018 FIFA World Cup draw live to the homes of its subscribers. To satisfy its customers, StarTimes has promised to deliver all the moments and drama of the draw from the concert hall of the State Kremlin Palace, with a capacity of 6,000.  Brands and Marketing Director of [...]

StarTimes secured deal to broadcast 2018 FIFA Club World Cup

StarTimes, the Chinese owned Pay TV firm has acquired exclusive media rights for FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017& 2018 in Sub-Saharan Africa to be staged in the United Arab Emirates in December this year. FIFA Club World Cup is an international club football tournament between the champion clubs from each of the six continental [...]

StarTimes to boost bouquets in subscriber retention strategy

The Pay Television Company StarTimes Media announced on Thursday a resourceful subscriber retention strategy which will be beneficial to customers. Viewers will be able to enjoy upgrades to higher bouquets at the cost of a lower bouquet upon renewal of their monthly subscriptions. StarTimes Director of Marketing and PR, Japhet Akhulia, stated that every monthly [...]

ABS-CBN signs deal with StarTimes to air more shows in sub-saharan Africa

ABS-CBN Corp announced it would soon air more of the top-rating shows in Africa under an agreement with StarTimes.  The partnership with StarTimes followed the African viewers demand for more Filipino dramas.  Local shows, including family drama A Love to Last, and revenge drama series Wildflower will soon be aired on the pay-TV channel. StarTimes [...]

StarTimes signed deal with Zambian government for DTT

StarTimes acknowledging that Zambia is among the 17 African countries which benefited from the US$ 2.5 billion contract for digital migration, revealed that the group signed a US$273 million contract with the Zambian government for the exercise. StarTimes Vice President Guo Ziqi said that Zambia will further benefit from the 10 000 African Villages Satellite [...]

StarTimes to ink DTT agreement with Sao Tome and Principe government

After negotiations began in early September, the Chinese group StarTimes would have reached an agreement with the government of Sao Tome and Principe a few days ago to deal with the country’s migration from analogue to digital broadcasting. Negotiations focused on financing the country’s technological transition, but it is doubtful that StarTimes also had to [...]

StarTimes bringing live Italian Serie matches to viewers in Africa

The famous Pay TV company, StarTimes, will offer subscribers live coverage of the thrilling Italian league matches this weekend. The matches will feature multiple Scudeto winners Juventus hosting Torino at the Juventus Stadium on Saturday while Sampdoria welcomes AC Milan at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris.  Commenting on the Serie A games, Brands and Marketing Director, [...]