Short-form content app and VOD service, Flix Snip has announced a partnership with Mediacorp to host content on its digital entertainment platform, Toggle.
Video content budgets across India, Korea and Southeast Asia climbed 12% in 2018 to reach S$10 billion, according to the latest edition of Asia Video Content Dynamics, published today by Media Partners Asia.
Educational family channel Da Vinci is expanding its footprint across Asia with the launch on Now TV in Hong Kong and a number of other carriage deals.
The Asia Pacific pay-TV sector is vibrant, with both subscribers (up by 68 million) and revenues (up by $2.35 billion) forecast to rise over the next five years.
Netflix is aggressively ramping up global productions, particularly in Europe and Asia according to the latest report from Ampere Analysis.
TV, movie and online video content expenditure across India, Korea and Southeast Asia’s five biggest growth markets (Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam) rose by 8% in 2017 to reach $10.2 billion.
The number of pay-TV subscribers in Asia owning a 4K set top box reached 53.6 million at the end of 2017. according to Dataxis.
SVOD subscribers in SAARC countries have reached 2.8 million at a quarter on quarter rate of 89%, compared to 1.5 million in the second quarter of 2016.
Asia Pacific OTT revenues from TV episodes and movies will reach $24.41 billion in 2022; triple the $8.27 billion recorded in 2016. The total will increase by nearly $3 billion in 2017 alone.
Tens of thousands of consumers of illegal TV services in Asia have lost their connections in recent weeks, as enforcement action against networks operating through illicit streaming devices picks up speed.