Category Archives: OTT / VOD

‘The Platform’ returns for season three on Netflix and Abu Dhabi TV

Film Gate Productions and Al Kalema Productions to launch the third season of The Platform, a UAE-produced series. The show will be available on Netflix and Abu Dhabi TV on June 1, 2021. The Platform, the first Emirati production to stream on Netflix worldwide, rose to the global streaming platforms popular list within two days [...]

Starzplay teams up with Ooredoo Tunisia

Starzplay has extended it partnership with telecom operator, Ooredoo Tunisia by offering its customers access to the platforms add-on channels UFC and Discovery+ in addition to the StarzPlay subscription as part of a bundle service. Our partnership with Ooredoo Tunisia underlines our commitment to provide our content for more people across the MENA (Middle East [...]

Showmax Pro adds UEFA Euro 2020 to its African streaming sport package

Subscribers across Africa will be able to live stream all matches of the Euro 2020 on the streaming service, Showmax Pro. Launched last year, Showmax Pro bundles the existing Showmax entertainment offering with music channels, news and live sports streaming from SuperSport. Euro traditionally produces outstanding soccer, with many of the world’s leading players given [...]

Shahid VIP introduces Eid al-Fitr line-up

Shahid VIP has announced its Eid al-Fitr line-up which comprises of Khaleeji live music, pan-Arab drama, comedy titles, international productions, and Egyptian classics. Held in collaboration with the Saudi General Entertainment Authority (GEA) and Rotana, MBC Group will introduce its latest series on exclusive online Eid concerts featuring some of the GCCs and Arab worlds [...]

du partners with ATEME for OTT, DTH and IPTV projects in UAE

du has selected ATEMEs solutions for major OTT, DTH and IPTV projects. Across the two projects, du is adopting several of ATEMEs innovative solutions and services. For its OTT platform, du will offer an excellent streaming experience with unmatched video quality for its home service customers, so they can enjoy their favorite movies and shows [...]

Anghami launches Live Radio feature

Anghami, the Middle East and North Africas largest streaming platform, has introduced its first-ever Live Radio feature allowing users to create and contribute to a social music-sharing experience. It will enable users to talk whilst streaming songs, playlists and podcasts, creating a real-time experience of a podcast but along with real-time user engagement. Anghami also [...]