Category Archives: OTT / VOD

FC Barcelona launches its new OTT, Barça TV+, internationally

FC Barcelona announced last week the launch of Barça TV+, its new SVOD OTT, already available globally, also in Latin America, through its web version and mobile app. As reported by the club, the platforms catalog includes more than a thousand hours of content and more than 3 thousand videos to access on demand. All [...]

New African OTT platform Kwa Films now available worldwide

Kwa Films is a new OTT platform made in Reunion. This uncommon niche VOD service is available all over the world at It offers a flexible possibility to unlimited streaming on all screens through rental or subscription.  From a tiny volcanic island, Kwa Films think big. The platform is an invitation to indulge into [...]

Huawei Video rolls out new Ramadan series in the UAE, Saudi Arabia & Egypt

Huawei Video platform will launch six new series for Ramadan to consolidate its Video-on-Demand (VOD) service in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Egypt. This launch has been done in partnership with the Home plus Network. The new shows, being available on an AVOD basis, include Arabic and global content on the Huawei Video streaming service [...]

OSN and Intigral ink multi-year agreement

OSN has inked a multi-year deal with Intigral, for its flagship home and OTT service, Jawwy TV. The new partnership sees Intigral seize first access to OSNs new general entertainment channel OSN Mix. This brand-new initiative aims to provide viewers a unique window into OSNs world of Entertainment featuring a curated selection of OSNs best [...] gained over 70 000 TV customers in less than two months in East Africa with YOTVChannels project, delivered a complete TV solution for the Ugandan YOTVChannels project a while ago and is enjoying a rapid growth in the number of TV customers.  YOTVChannels is a product of Albayan Media in partnership with MTN in Uganda. Africa’s largest operator offering to their customers newly various TV packages excluded from the data consumption. [...]

Etisalcom and Atyaf to roll out premium entertainment package in Bahrain

Bahrain-based telecommunications company Etisalcom has inked a deal with Atyaf Home Entertainment, a licensed partner for pay-tv service providers and vendors, to roll out its premium entertainment services in Bahrain.  Etisalcom will provide a range of exclusive services to the people that are at home as a cautionary measure to prevent the spread of the [...]

Globo cancels Brazilian football TV rights payments until competitions resume

Globo announced through a statement sent to the São Paulo Football Federation (FPF) that it will not make the last fee payment on the São Paulo Championship TV rights, whose development is stopped due to the Covid-19 pandemic (Coronavirus).  ‘In view of the 2020 Paulista Championship stop for an uncertain period due to the Covid-19 [...]

Africanews now available on DStv and GOtv

Africanews offers content in English and French from an African perspective, including bilingual breakfast show Morning Call. The channel has a team of 50 local correspondents. Africanews will be accessible to DStv and GOtv subscribers in over 40 countries across Africa, including South Africa and neighbouring southern African countries, as well as countries including Nigeria, [...]