Tag Archives: StarTimes

StarTimes live broadcasts Italian Super Cup

Popular pay TV company, StarTimes, brings live coverage of the Italian Super Cup encounter with Lazio at the Stadia Olympico and promises the Italian Scudetto winners, Juventus FC, to be the centre of attraction. Speaking about the 2017/2018 European League Season and the match fixtures, Brands and Marketing Director, StarTimes, Qasim Elegbede, said StarTimes is [...]

StarTimes to begin satellite TV project in rural areas in Nigeria

StarTimes, the Chinese firm offering direct-to-home pay TV services, brought its digital TV service to the locality of Hulumi, an underdeveloped rustic Nigerian community as part of its pilot project to provide satellite TV in five Nigerian villages. The project is the outcome of one of the resolutions of the 2015 summit of Forum On [...]

StarTimes hypes the Digital Switch Over with Digital TV sets in Nigeria

As part of efforts deployed to encourage the transition from analogue to digital transmission in Nigeria, Startimes has made digital television sets at a lowered price, available in the country. The pay TV Company strengthened its commitment to new innovations and technologies enhancing digital TV experience for Nigerians over the years, and is now offering [...]

StarTimes to air Beijing TV dramas and movies in Zambia

StarTimes, the Chinese Pay-TV operator  launched the 2017 Beijing TV dramas and movies broadcasting season in Africa, precisely in Lusaka, the Capital city of Zambia.  It is the fourth time that the Beijing TV dramas and movies broadcasting season in Africa is launched, and the first time was it done in Zambia. The countrys audience [...]

StarTimes acquires exclusive media rights to broadcast FIBAs 2017-2021 competition

Africas leading digital TV operator has acquired exclusive media rights in Sub-Saharan Africa for FIBAs national team competitions for the 2017-2021 period. It also includes the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 which will be held in China. StarTimes was awarded exclusive free and pay transmission rights across all territories of Sub-Saharan Africa for its leading [...]

StarTimes expands signal to rural Kenya

Chinese digital television service provider, StarTimes Media, announced major for its digital terrestrial services in Kenya. Signal coverage are now available in rural areas in Kenya namely: Kitui, Garissa, Kapenguria, Embu, Trans-Nzoia and Laikipia. This brings to 33 the number of counties where Kenyans can use StarTimes set-top boxes to watch television. StarTimes Vice President [...]

StarTimes to air the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup

StarTimes will broadcast the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup live in its channels ST World Football, channel number 245 and ST Sports Premium, channel number 246.  The tournament will see eight teams competing for the trophy and will welcome the winners of different regional tournaments such as UEFA, CONCAF, AFC etc. It will be fierce, especially [...]

StarTimes to invest in Turkey

Star Times Media Group, the Chinese pay TV operator has laid his eyes upon the Turkey. The company’s Director of International Marketing Wang Jin said that Chinese relations with Turkey had developed considerably as a result of the ‘Belt and Road Initiative.’ Wang Jin declared: “After analyzing this, we want to bring our new technologies [...]

Rwanda gets US$ 7 million from China to create a digital film production

Rwanda obtains a loan of US$ 7 million to fund a digital film and TV production studio, the loan came from the Chinese government via the Star Times group. Arthur Asiimwe, Director General of the Rwanda Broadcasting agency commented: The dabbing and production house will facilitate both private and public television houses in the country [...]