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Yes launched new streaming service

Israel’s pay-TV operator, Yes, has launched an Internet TV service called Yes +. The broadcaster, a subsidiary of the Bezeq of telco, said it was moving from a satellite service provider to an internet-based provider and would abandon satellite-based services.   Yes + will work in parallel with its DTH broadcasts, taking advantage of Apple’s [...]

YES partners with Harmonic to launch live UHD-HDR channel in Israel

Harmonic, announced that the tier 1 direct broadcast satellite TV provider of Israel, YES, is using Harmonic’s software-based Electra encoding platform for its new live UHD channel. The world-class local system integrator of AVCOM was used to ensure a smooth deployment. Harmonic’s Electra system allows YES to deliver high-quality UHD-HDR linear video content to over [...]

Yes and Viaccess-Orca partner up for SVOD offers in Israel

Viaccess-Orca, the leading global OTT and TV platform provider, content protection and advanced data solutions company announced a partnership with Yes, Israels leading pay TV provider. Yes chose Viaccess-Orca COMPASS content discovery platform to build new personalisation services of its SVOD and Transactional VOD services in order to deliver tailored content recommendations to subscribers. Viacess-Orcas [...]

YES and BBC First bring content from ITV studios in the Middle East

ITV Studios Global Entertainment, the worldwide programme distributor, has acquired a raft of sales for new dramas for the Middle East, as well as for the Europe regions. The satellite broadcaster in Israel, YES, has acquired the drama series, Victoria, produced by Mammoth Screen, for the Middle East region. The series is an 8.5-hour series [...]

Fox News planning to have an Israeli news channel

Israeli satellite company, Yes, has started negotiations with Fox News over a possible 24-hour news channel, which would be broadcasted completely in Hebrew. Yes would have to hire a technical and editorial staff for the channel, which would be at the disposal of Fox News, while the Yes-based news channel would be able to use Fox reporters [...]

Starz original series broadcasted on Israel’s yes pay TV platform

Starz Worldwide Distribution has expanded its agreement with Israeli satellite pay-TV platform yes for the original series The Girlfriend Experience and Ash vs Evil Dead.   The new deal will bring yes pay-TV and SVOD rights to the anthology series The Girlfriend Experience, from Academy Award- and Emmy Award-winning executive producer Steven Soderbergh, and the [...]

Yes becomes a member of MoCA

An Israeli satellite television service provider, Yes, is now an associate member of Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA). This helps Yes to contribute to technology standard, acquire insights and stay updated in the technology domain, besides using MoCA technology standard. Yes points to the significance the MoCA technology standard can provide to forward-looking service providers on [...]

Yes marks subscriber growth in Q1

Israeli satellite platform, yes, announced a new subscriber growth recording 634,000 subscribers in the first quarter with an addition of 2,000 subscribers. This quarter, we again posted growth in the number of subscribers, reaching a record 634,000 subscribers. These gains were made despite the entry of new players into the TV market and severe regulatory [...]

Bezeq to acquire Yes for ILS1.05bn

Bezeq will acquire 50.2% shares of Eurocom in the satellite television operator, Yes, in Israel for ILS1.05 billion. This acquisition enables Bezes to provide triple-play services viz television, mobile and internet services. The company is awaiting clearance its minority shareholders and the Communications Ministry while its board has approved the deal. This is a strategic [...]

Yes drops BBC World from its menu

Israeli satellite television provider, yes, has dropped BBC World news station from its bouquet of channels replacing it with France 24’s English-language international news channel. “Customer satisfaction with the channel is low, which is demonstrated in part by the data on the number of people watching it, which is very low,” stated YES. “We believe [...]