Tag Archives: StarTimes Kenya

StarTimes welcomes a new partner to boost online learning in Kenya

StarTimes along with The Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD) have joint forces to boost online learning in Kenya due to the COVID-19 outbreak. In a statement, Andy Wang, StarTimes Kenya CEO announced its collaboration with KICD through an approved curriculum by ensuring students currently at home can continue learning via StarTimes platforms.   “We [...]

StarTimes Kenya adds two new documentary channels

StarTimes Media in Kenya has added the Smithsonian and Love Nature documentary channels to its offering. Love Nature is a 24-hour wild and marine animals channel that has been made accessible to Basic and Classic bouquet customers on the terrestrial platform, as well as on the Smart and Super bouquets for satellite subscribers. The Smithsonian [...]

StarTimes Kenya launches schedule for football broadcast

StarTimes, the Chinese TV company in Africa, announced on Friday night the rich football broadcast schedule to Kenyan subscribers. The comprehensive live football offering is composed of international tournaments and European football leagues in the pay-TV industry in Kenya. StarTimes subscribers in Kenya can enjoy over 1,336 live football matches. StarTimes Vice President, Mark Lisboa [...]

StarTimes offering upgrades to boost retention in Kenya

The company announced a reward programme in Kenya, providing upgrades to higher bouquet without extra cost as well as bonus airtime to subscribers when renewing their monthly subscriptions. This offer aims to expand the retention rate while extending benefits to dormant ones, hence encouraging account re-activation. The vice president, Mark Lisboa, noted that for every [...]

StarTimes secures broadcast rights to World Rally Championship

StarTimes has signed two-year broadcasting deal with World Rally Championship. StarTimes Kenya will broadcast upcoming rallies which will be held in Argentina, Portugal, Italia, Poland, Finland, Rallye Deutschland, Australia, Rallye de France, Rally Espana and Wales. The rallies will be held between 24th April and 15th November 2015. We are very excited to have signed [...]

Startimes Kenya slashes FTA STBs to KES3,300

StarTimes Kenya has slashed the prices of free-to-air set-top-boxes by 17.5% to captivate customers. The FTA STBs are currently priced at KES3,300 along with one month free subscription of Unique’ bouquet. The bouquet is charged KES1,500 which airs over 75 premium international channels. At the end of promotional offer, the broadcaster will provide FTA local [...]