Kuwait Projects Company (Kipco) is to delay the sale in Middle East pay-TV platform OSN until 2021. The company is waiting for the markets to bounce back following the Covid-19 pandemic.
OSN has launched a new ‘flexible’ pay-TV package for customers in Saudi Arabia.
OSN is dramatically reducing the amount of sports channels carried on the Middle East pay-TV platform.
Middle East pay platform OSN is reportedly for sale after majority owners Kuwait Projects Co (KIPCO) hired Goldman Sachs to advise on the disposal of its 60.5% holding.
OSN, the Middle East and North Africa region’s entertainment network, has signed the first partnership deal in the region with Netflix.
Pay TV revenues for the 20 countries covered in the eighth edition of the Middle East and North Africa Pay TV Forecasts report will reach $3.62 billion in 2023 – up by only 7.8% on 2017.
OSN has launched OSN Kid Zone, a new, 24-hour channel produced by Mega Mix Media and Magmedia International.
Ginx esports TV, the competitive video gaming channel, is now available on OSN in the MENA region.
OSN has extended its long-term output deal with 20th Century Fox.
Former BSkyB chief financial officer Martin Stewart has been named as the CEO of Middle East pay platform OSN.