Category Archives: General TV

Arab Telemedia debuted filming of TV series ‘September’s Gold’

Jordan-based production house Arab Telemedia Group has started filming the series titled Septembers Gold across several locations in Amman, Jordan. Septembers Gold is one of the first productions that the group started filming for next season. The group recently announced that it will present the Arabic audience with diverse content and context that they have [...]

Talpa Concepts teams up with Blue Engine Studios in MENA

Netherlands-based TV content development company Talpa Concepts and Dubai-based Blue Engine Studios (BES) have teamed up to launch the formats from the Talpa catalogue in the MENA region. The company plans to target pan-Arab media and the expanding OTT market. Under this deal, Blue Engine Studios has secured exclusive access to catalogues, such as Avastars, [...]

BON recommends the ban of analogue TV importation in Nigeria

The Broadcasting Organizations of Nigeria (BON) urged the Federal Government during a Central Working Committee to stop the importation of analogue television sets. According to BON, this measure will fast track the switch to digital broadcasting in Nigeria. Saa Ibrahim, Chairperson of the Broadcasting Organizations of Nigeria declared that: We call on Federal Government to [...]

Panasonic también dejará de fabricar TVs y equipos de audio en Brasil

De acuerdo a la información reportada por varios websites especializados de Brasil y otros países de la región, la compañía japonesa Panasonic dejará de producir TVs y equipos de audio en Brasil, luego de 40 años de haber mantenido esa línea de negocio activa en su fábrica ubicada en la Zona Franca de Manaus.   En [...]

Panasonic to stop marketing TVs and sound systems in Brazil

According to the information reported on several specialized websites in Brazil and other countries in the region, the Japanese company Panasonic plans to stop marketing TVs and sound systems in Brazil, after 40 years working on the development of that business in the companys facilities located in Manaus.  This way, the company plans not to [...]

Majid Al Futtaim named as Warner Bros Pictures’ distributor partner for the Middle East

Majid Al Futtaim Leisure, Entertainment & Cinemas (MAF LEC) was announced as Warner Bros. Pictures’ new distribution partner for the Middle East, starting with the screening of The Suicide Squad released on August 5. The Emirati holding company operates 615 screens across eight markets in the Middle East while also operating a sizeable regional film [...]

Sony dejará de comercializar TVs en Brasil a fines de marzo

La compañía multinacional japonesa Sony anunció este lunes 1° de marzo a través de sus redes sociales oficiales que pondrá fin a sus actividades comerciales en Brasil a finales de este mes, tal como lo había adelantado a mediados de septiembre de 2020. De este modo, la compañía dejará de vender  TVs, cámaras, equipos de [...]

Sony to stop marketing TVs in Brazil at the end of March

Japanese multinational company Sony has announced this Monday, March 1st, through its official social networks that it will finish its commercial activities in Brazil at the end of this month, as it had reported in mid-September 2020. This way, the company will stop selling TVs, cameras, audio devices and other products that are manufactured in [...]

Tech Choices for Connected TV App Development?

  By Espen Erikstad, Norigin Media –  Connected TV is on the rise; according to Norwegian public broadcaster (NRK), the usage has grown from 11% to 67% within the last 5 years. In order to have the widest possible reach or have the best quality apps on the large screen, OTT streaming services must make [...]