Author Archives: Yuveshen Darmalingum

BeIN Media Group rolls out exclusive sports content in MENA

BeIN Media Group has launched a new programming schedule of sports and entertainment content for viewers across MENA during the summer season, comprising of new movies, childrens programming, sports, cookery shows, and more. Furthermore, after launching on Wednesday beINs A Summer like No Other campaign, viewers can enjoy content for all ages being aired across [...]

Cbeebies now available On StarTimes Across Africa

Since the 1st July 2020, BBC Studios critically praised and multi-award-winning pre-school childrens channel was introduced on the StarTimes DTH platform in the African region. Adored by children and trusted by parents across the globe, the channel offers a safe environment for children aged 0-6 with educational and entertaining programming to care for their development. [...]

Liquid Telecom extends its reach in Malawi

Pan-African telecoms company, Liquid Telecom will deliver VSAT connectivity services to mbora, a new social enterprise in Malawi that is offering free connectivity to people living and working in rural areas through community hubs. Each hub is tuned with broadband speeds of up to 36mbps, which allows mbora and its content partners to digitally deliver [...]

Discovery Channels to launch in French on StarTimes in Sub-Saharan Africa

Discovery INC, the number one global content provider of factual entertainment, has today announced that they will be launching two of their channels, Investigation Discovery (ID) and Discovery Science in French with leading digital Pay TV provider, StarTimes in Sub-Saharan Africa. We are dedicated to creating the highest quality content that informs, inspires and entertains [...]

Telma and Ericsson introduce 5G network in Madagascar

Telma has rolled out Madagascars first 5G network, via the network infrastructure supplied by Swedish tech giant, Ericsson. Telma introduced Madagascars first 5G consumer services using spectrum in the 3.6-3.7 GHz band, with the network going live on the 26th June 2020. By rolling out 5G on the island, Telma forms part of the few operators [...]

Zain Bahrain rolls out 5G commercial services

Zain Group has announced the launch of its 5G commercial services in Bahrain. The 5G network built in collaboration with global solutions provider, Ericsson, will allow users to enjoy super high-speed data, very low latency and ultra-high reliability and unveils highly connected technologies trends such as virtual reality, augmented reality, and the internet of things (IoT). The [...]