Category Archives: TV channels / Content

Fox Life brings changes to programming schedule

Fox Networks Group Africa has announced that Fox Life will be making changes to its schedule to make it easier for audiences to watch their favourite shows through genre streamlining, predicting repeat patterns and weekend catch ups.  Some of the international shows that helped establish the channel, such Lee Daniels Star and Atlanta will be [...]

Season Two of A.Y.E to air from this Sunday

The reality TV show of Africas Young Entrepreneurs (A.Y.E), will start airing from this Sunday on key African TV stations and run for 13 weeks. The reality TV show is at its second season and is known as the worlds largest entrepreneurship network with over twelve million members. Over 25000 applicants from different industries will [...]

Fox Network to launch three channels in the Middle East

The media giant Fox Network is launching three channels in the Middle East region, including the first Fox branded Arabic language channel. The media company already has 12 channels lined up for the region.  The new channels will get viewers to enjoy a lifestyle channel called Fox Life, a crime thriller channel called Fox Crime [...]

France 24 in Spanish launches on Cablevisión Flow

Argentinas largest pay TV operator Cablevisión announced that it has added the recently launched channel France 24 in Spanish on its multiplatform service Flow, on channel 575.  The new Spanish-language version of the French international news channel was launched in Latin America on 26 September. The agreement with Cablevisión is the first one announced in [...]

FOX Life to broadcast Turkish telenovelas in South Africa

Turkish telenovelas that will soon be enjoyed by South African and African viewers in passionate stories on FOX Life. Tracey Gilchrist, director of content, scheduling and acquisitions at FNG Africa, has revealed that they have acquired and are scheduling Turkish telenovelas, a genre that’s been taking the entire TV world by storm recently. The Turkish [...]

Will and Grace to air on Partner TV in Israel via Vubiquity

Vubiquity, global premium content services provider signed a deal with Partner TV in Israel to launch IPTV service. Will & Grace, the famous US TV show which won numerous Emmy Awards, is being revived and will air on Israel following the new partnership.  Partner TV, recently launched, offers about 40 linear channeals, VoD content services [...]

Turner readies launch of new gaming platform

Turner will launch soon in Argentina and Chile its new product GLOUD, a new streaming gaming platform, which will be available for a monthly subscription, as NexTV News Latam already reported. This new initiative arose from the creativity and innovative strength of a group of Argentine executives of the company and will arrive to revolutionize [...]

Zee Mundo increases distribution in Latin America

Spanish-language Zee Mundo, dedicated exclusively to Bollywood productions, continues to expand its distribution in Latin America. It has already signed its first agreement with an operator in Argentina, which will be announced soon, and will also launch on Movistar Colombia, Javier López Casella, General Manager, US Hispanic-Latin America, said NexTV News Latam during Jornadas Internacionales [...]

Kenya lost rights for the African soccer Championship

Kenya has lost the right to host the African Nations Championship. The Confederation of African Football declared that many delays for the preparation of the tournament due to the actual state of the country. CAF made a decision to take the tournament away from Kenya the executive committee has been assembled to vote a new [...]

OpenView HD to terminate Deen TV broadcast end September

Deen TV and Open ViewHD have been partner for four years and the partnership is set to end on 30 September 2017, the channel will no longer be part of the free-to-view satellite bouquet. The decision to discontinue our relationship with Deen TV was made on the back of scheduled commercial discussions between the two [...]