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Fatafeat relaunches its Genius Kitchen cooking app, with new name and all-new features

The leading Arabic cooking channel Fatafeat today announces the relaunch of its famous world-first Arabic cooking course app, Genius Kitchen, into an updated, elevated version of the platform the Fatafeat App. Following the success of the mobile application in its first year and building upon Fatafeats mission of making the much-loved brand [...]

Pope Francis documentary to be available in UAE

A documentary about Pope Francis will make its MENA debut on Starzplay on April 1, ahead of Easter. In January, Francesco was acquired globally by discovery+. Francesco, a film by Oscar-nominated director and producer Evgeny Afineevsky, gives audiences an intimate look at the head of the Catholic church and global leader. Topics that will be addressed include climate change, [...]

Discovery and beIN extend long-standing MENA broadcast partnership

Discovery Inc., the global leader in real-life entertainment, and beIN Media Group, the global sports and entertainment broadcaster, today announced that they will continue their longstanding partnership across the Middle East and North Africa. Since first partnering in 2016, Discoverys agreement with beIN has seen factual entertainment fans enjoy Discoverys much-loved content from HGTV, Food [...]

Fatafeat bolsters broadcast sector with commitment to local content production in MENA

Fatafeat, the home of Arabic cooking, today reaffirmed its commitment to local content with the announcement of production plans for 2021. From its award-winning production facility in Dubai Production City, Fatafeat already has more than 270 episodes of linear content scheduled for production in 2021, with more to be added to the roster in future [...]

Discovery and Saudi Telecom Company enter a new long-term strategic partnership for discovery+ in MENA

stcs media arm, Intigral, will provide its Jawwy TV subscribers access to discovery+ content in a branded area and will also offer the full discovery+ service for 12 months when signing up for an a la carte add-on subscription. Discovery+s offering will include 4,000 hours of on-demand content featuring original and global shows such as [...]

Discovery+ registra 11 millones de suscriptores antes de iniciar su expansión internacional hacia Latinoamérica

Como parte de la presentación de sus resultados financieros del Q4 2020, Discovery reportó que Discovery+, su nuevo OTT, recientemente lanzado en los Estados Unidos y Europa, ya supera los 11 millones de suscriptores. La plataforma fue lanzada oficialmente el 4 de enero, y planea dar inicio a su expansión global a lo largo de [...]

Discovery+ features 11 million subscribers before starting its international expansion into Latin America

As part of its Q4 2020 financial results presentation, Discovery reported that Discovery+, its new OTT, recently launched in the US and Europe, already features more than 11 million subscribers. The platform was officially launched on January 4th, and it plans to start its global expansion throughout this year, which will include Latin American countries. [...]

BluTV and Discovery sealed new strategic partnership

Discovery has agreed to invest in BluTV, largest local subscription video-on-demand service which is available to all Turkish and Arabic speaking viewers. Since its launch in 2016, BluTV showed a strong growth all because of its focused on original content and technology. The strategic partnership will make BluTV the home of all content from Discovery [...]

Discovery+ launched on StarzPlay in MENA

Discovery Inc. has announced a strategic partnership with StarzPlay to launch its SVOD service, Discovery+ across the MENA territories where StarzPlay subscribers can now have exclusive access to Discovery+ content across all StarzPlay platforms. These include lifestyle and relationships; home and food; true crime; paranormal; adventure and natural history; as well as science, tech and [...]

Discovery lançará seu SVOD OTT Discovery+ globalmente

A Discovery anunciou nesta última quarta-feira, 2 de dezembro, o lançamento de seu serviço de streaming Discovery+ nos Estados Unidos, no dia 4 de janeiro de 2021. O lançamento global inicialmente atingirá 25 territórios, e já começou no Reino Unido, Irlanda e Índia. Os países nórdicos, Itália, Espanha e Holanda também estarão entre os primeiros [...]