Category Archives: Pay TV

e-media launched iTV on DTT in Senegal

After the launch of the website www.emedia.sn and the station iRadio (90.3 FM) in October 2018, E-Media group in Senegal completes its offer by launching its flagship channel iTV on the DTT platform in Senegal.   Prior to its launched, The TV station had been tested for a few weeks on the digital television platform in [...]

OSN now available on Ooredoo Tv

Ooredoo tv customers can now enjoy premium entertainment with an OSN add-on of their choice when subscribing on a basic package with Ooredoo tv, at no additional cost. The offers within the basic package are: Entertainment GetStarted, Pehla Variety, Pehla Prime, OSN Pinoy Plus Extra, OSN Pinoy Plus, and OSN TFC Plus. Available OSN add-ons [...]

Plus TV Africa to air on StarTimes

Plus TV, the 24-hour news channel, will be broadcasted on StarTimes. The Pan-African station englobes news in business, politics, sports, entertainment to name a few.  According to Oasim Elegbede, StarTimes Brand and Marketing Director, Plus TV Africa is a proof of our effort in meeting the demand of our subscribers seeking for more news and [...]

Cisneros consolidates its Pay TV brands under VePlus

Entertainment company Cisneros Media announced it will begin its pay TV brands consolidating process throughout VePlus, starting next February 11st. VePlus is Cisneros Medias international subscription TV network, which is available in 19 Latin American countries and in Spain. With this new image and brand consolidation we want to capitalize on success that VePlus has [...]

Fox also suffered Latin American devaluations impact

In Foxs last quarter financial results report presentation, the company reported that its pay TV (Cable Network Programming) unit operating revenues growth was negatively impacted by 5% for foreign exchange fluctuations, primary in Latin America. US pay TV business revenues grew 7% related to the same month the previous year, led by fees increment for [...]

Unilag rolls out first campus TV on StarTimes

The University of Lagos, Unilag has rolled out its television station, Channel 184 on StarTimes Digital Broadcasting Channel. Unilag is the first university to introduce a campus TV not only in Nigeria, but in West Africa. Speaking at the launch, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, declared the official launch of the institutions TV after two years [...]

Brazil lost half a million subscribers in 2018

According to Anatel data, Brazilian market lost 550 thousand pay TV subscribers in 2018 and decreased in 17.57 million. Largest operators (Claro, Sky, Telefonica, Algar) all declined with the only exception of Oi, which increased slightly. Among the biggest falls is the evangelical DTH Nossa TV, which ended the year with a third of its [...]

DStv extends its local contents with 3 NTA Channels and new entertainment channel in Nigeria

MultiChoice Nigeria is extending its content offering on its DStv platform with the launching of three new channels from the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and a brand-new local entertainment channel since 31st January 2019. The 24-hour channels are: NTA 2, NTA Parliament, NTA News 24 and POP Central TV will be available on all DStv packages [...]

Multichoice Nigeria adds three more NTA Channels

MultiChoice Nigeria is strengthening its content library on DStv by introducing three new 24-hour channels on the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), beginning 31st January 2019. The new NTA News 24, NTA 2, NTA Parliamentary and POP Central TV channels will be available to all DStv customers on Premium, Compact +, Compact, Family and Access packages [...]

Amazon Prime now accessible on du

du customers can now stream unlimited Amazon Prime content to their devices for free for the first three months. It means shows like The Grand Tour, All or Nothing Manchester City, Band of Brothers and The Marvelous Mrs Maisel can be accessible.  Fahad Al Hassawi, deputy CEO du Telco Services, EITC, said: Our discerning customers [...]