Monthly Archives: July 2020

MultiChoice partners with The Walt Disney Company Africa to offer two ESPN channels on DStv in Africa

MultiChoice collaborates with The Walt Disney Company Africa to offer more sports to subscribers across Africa. Two 24-hour ESPN channels will be accessible to DStv customers from 29 July. The channels will provide every major US sport and American leagues National Basketball Association (NBA), National Football League (NFL), National Hockey League (NHL) and Major League Baseball [...]

Etisalat rolls out OTT service in UAE

Etisalat has introduced a brand-new OTT service called SwitchTV in the UAE. The app, which can be downloaded from the Apple App Store, Google Play or the new Huawei App Gallery, is accessible to all UAE residents, regardless of their mobile carrier or home internet service. Etisalat subscribers accessing SwitchTV will benefit from data-free streaming [...]

Tata Communications secure telecoms license in Saudi Arabia

Tata Communications has been awarded a Type B telecom license in Saudi Arabia. Under the license, Tata Communications is entitled to be an Internet Service Provider (ISP) and offer related telecom services to enterprises. The Type B telecom license in KSA, will enable us to seamlessly bring carrier-neutral services like internet connectivity, public/private cloud, cyber [...]

OSN to stream ‘Frozen 2’ exclusively in MENA

OSN is bringing Disneys Frozen 2 to stream exclusively on OSN Movies First and OSN streaming app as from tomorrow. Frozen 2 is ranked as the number one animated movie and will be dubbed in Arabic and will feature Opera Singer Nesma Mahgoub voices Elsa, with Shorouk El Sherif, Alaa Khaled, Hisham El Guindy, Kamal [...]

Rain deployed its first standalone 5G network in South Africa

Rain, South Africas operator, has launched Africas first standalone 5G network in partnership with Huawei. Currently available in Cape Town, the network will cover areas Sea Point, Claremont, Goodwood, Bellville, Durbanville, and Cape Town City Center. Our SA 5G will enable the industries digital transformation in the future, such as smart healthcare, smart ports, smart [...]