Tag Archives: Viu

Viu to roll out Original productions for Ramadan

Viu, a pan-regional OTT video service from PCCW Media Group, will launch six Viu Original productions on its platform for Ramadan this year.  The line-up comprises of Sultanet El Moez, Shahed Ayan, Gama Salem, El Khawabi and Reyah El Somoum, and will be streamed only on Viu during Ramadan, with one episode being released each day of the month. The 35-minute episodes will be full of action, [...]

Cairo International Film Festival partners with Viu to fund Egyptian short films

Viu, one of the leading entertainment streaming services in the MENA region, has partnered with the Cairo International Film Festival to launch a program encouraging the development and production of short films directed by emerging Egyptian filmmakers. This initiative is part of Cairo Industry Days, a segment of CIFF which, in its second round this [...]

Viu to live-stream Openview’s News and Sport channel

The entertainment streaming service, Viu, has recently announced its partnership with eMedia Investments and Openviews News and Sport Channel.  The partnership will aim to provide viewers with live access to selected live Premier League games as well as current affairs. News and Sport is Openview’s most recent news and sport channel. The channel strives to [...]

Vuclip collaborates with Omantel to provide video services in Oman

Vuclip, a PCCW media company and the leading premium video-on-demand service provider for emerging markets, and Omantel, Omans first telecommunications company, have allied. Vuclip will provide Viu, its leading OTT video service, to Omantel mobile customers across the country. The collaboration comes as part of Vius expansion into the Middle East market. Through this partnership, Omantel will provide its mobile [...]

Viu partners with Zain in MENA

Viu is a leading OTT Video service by PCCW and Vuclip available in 15 markets partnered with Zain, the leading mobile network operator in Kuwait. Zain announced the availability of Viu to its customers. Viu will now be available to consumers through a carrier billing partnership with Zains managed service provider SLA Digital. With this [...]

Viu announced new Arabic Originals for Middle East

The VOD service provider for emerging markets, Vuclip, has announced that a new slate of Arabic Viu Originals will be aired starting in December 2017 and the roll out of ten Asian Viu Originals in the Middle East. Viu is an OTT video service with a reported 21 million downloads across 15 markets including Hong [...]

Viu travels to the Middle East region

Viu, the OTT service of Vuclip (a PCCW Media company) is making its way in the Middle East region. It will be available in United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan. Content will be based on cinema, TV and music from the Arab world, Bollywood and Hollywood and Philippines. Users will [...]

Globosat launches digital content unit

A programadora brasileira Globosat apresentou na quinta-feira (01) a nova unidade de conteúdo digital VIU, que produzirá conteúdo digital para seus próprios canais e desenvolverá projetos independentes para plataformas sociais. Segundo Paulo Daudt Marinho, diretor da VIU, a nova unidade atuará em três frentes: em parceria com os canais da Globosat, produzindo conteúdos originais e [...]