Tag Archives: STC

STARZ Play partners STC for content boost

Starz Play, the OTT service provider, has collaborated with the Saudi Telecom Company (STC), the telecom operator in Saudi Arabia. This partnership will bring viewers a whole new content collection, over 5000 hours of movies, kids entertainment and same time US TV series. Content will be available in full HD and 4K. A free trial [...]

STC, MBC Pro Sports sign Saudi Professional League deal

The newly-launched channel, MBC Pro Sports, has signed a megadeal with Saudi telecoms giant, STC, to sponsor the televised broadcast of the Saudi Professional League. With the signing of this deal, Saudi football enthusiasts across the world will be able to follow the matches, said Abdulaziz Al-Sugair, Chairman of STC. The deal also sees STC [...]

Arabsat completes multi-million dollar upgrade for STC

Middle East-based satellite operator, Arabsat, has completed a multi-million dollar upgrade of Saudi telco, STCs satellite hub in Riyadh to provide comprehensive communication services. The multi-million dollars renewal allows reliable communications throughout Arabsat Badr-5, the new-state-of-the-art satellite on 26°E, with extensive footprint which facilitate the operations of STC with high throughput links, said Khalid Balkhayour, [...]

STC launches MUTV in Middle East

Saudi Arabia-based telco, STC, has partnered with Manchester United, and bagged the exclusive rights to broadcast the clubs dedicated channel, MUTV, in the gulf region for the first time. With this deal, STCs IPTV service, Invision, will bring the behind-the-scenes-footage of the famous club, documentaries and breaking news along with live commentary of every Manchester [...]

STC, Tata partner to launch Content Delivery Network

Saudi operator, Saudi Telecom Company (STC), has partnered with Tata Communications to launch a Content Delivery Network service (CDN) in the Middle East. Hamoud Al Qisayyir, STCs Group VP, said the agreement is an extension of STC’s strategy to expand regionally and globally via broad investments in major intercontinental cables and its strong relationship in [...]

STC offers beIN Sports channels

Saudi operator, STC, will offer beIN Sports channels, owned by Qatari broadcaster Al Jazeera, to its Invision TV customers. The basic plan for the beIN channels will cost SAR 25 (USD 6.7) per month, while the comprehensive plan will cost SAR 53 (USD 14.13) per month. The coverage will include Italian, English and Spanish football [...]

STC introduces mobile to My InVision OTT service

Saudi Telecom Company (STC) has started offering Jood2 customers the option to watch the My InVision OTT service on smartphones and tablets that support either the iOS or android operating system. STC is offering the service free of charge for the first month. Subscribers can access all InVision services online except live broadcast channels. Users [...]