Africa and the Middle East pay-TV household penetration is expected to outpace all other major regions between 2017 and 2022.
OSN, the Middle East and North Africa region’s entertainment network, has signed the first partnership deal in the region with Netflix.
MBC Group will move its gulf channels and MBC Pro Sports channels to Arabsat following a strategic partnership signed with Arabsat.
2015 was the year of growth for the pay-TV market in the Middle East and North Africa region, according to a new report from IHS.
German production and distribution company Studio 100 Media will create, supply and schedule a cobranded channel for the Middle East and North Africa.
Dubai-based OSN has signed an exclusive content deal with MGM for its library of films, future first-run TV series and mini-series.
Fix&Foxi, the children and family channel operated by German media company Your Family Entertainment (YFE) has launched on Etisalat’s eLife TV pay-TV platform in the United Arab Emirates.
Qatar-based beIN Media Group is expanding its current DTH service sports bouquet for the MENA region with additional entertainment and movie channels into a fully fledged DTH platform. The service will also offer live coverage of all 32 matches of the FIFA Euro 2016.
Eutelsat Communications is set to launch its latest satellite which will provide the capacity required to accelerate the deployment of higher definition television services to the Middle East and North Africa region.
German media company Your Family Entertainment (YFE) has rolled out its children’s and family channel Fix&Foxi in further international markets.