Pay-TV revenues for the 20 countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region fell by 12% between 2016 and 2019 to under $3 billion.
Orange has opened its new Middle East and Africa operational head office in the Casablanca Finance City Tower (CFC) in Morocco.
Spacecom has signed an agreememt with a leading Angolan satellite services company for C-Band HTS capacity on the newly-launched Amos-17 communication satellite.
Kudelski Group’s Nagra has extended its content protection partnership with the South African FTA DTH operator Openview.
The global fashion, lifestyle and entertainment TV channel Fashion One has entered into a partnership with the Bulgarian telco Vivacom.
The global digital entertainment platform Zee5 has entered into a strategic partnership with the UAE-based digital retail company Eurostar Group.
The Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC) has reaffirmed its commitment to the agreement it entered into with Eutelsat in February.
Canal+ Group has acquired the African film studio and international TV network Rok for an undisclosed fee.
The global digital platform Zee5 has embarked on a number of initiatives across several priority markets, with the Middle East being among the first.
SES has signed agreements with the Association of Ethiopian Broadcasters (AEB) and the Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC) that will result in the creation of a dedicated Ethiopian TV environment.