Malaysia’s pay-TV giant Astro is to deliver content from Chinese online entertainment service iQIYI, on its television, on-demand and over-the-top (OTT) video platforms.
Saudi Arabia’s Al Mawarid group has selected UniqCast for a turnkey over-the-top (OTT) / hybrid TV system, to deliver on-demand and digital terrestrial TV services across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
Ramadan 2019 figures for MBC’s video-on-demand (VOD) platform Shahid increased by 23% on last year to 27 million unique monthly users, the pan-Arab media group has announced.
Media Analysis 18-06-2019
The average US business video length is trending shorter year-over-year: In 2018, the average length was 4.07 minutes long, 33% shorter than 2017’s 6.07 minutes.
Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company has been selected by WarnerMedia as a strategic partner for regional distribution of its flagship high-definition services via its AsiaSat 7 craft at 105.5°E, said to be the world’s most watched orbital slot.
Malaysian content and consumer company Astro Malaysia Holdings has deployed multicast adaptive bitrate technology from Broadpeak to strengthen the delivery of its over-the-top service.
Major Businesses 18-06-2019
Viacom’s flagship youth brand MTV will be an official media partner at the European Development Days (EDD), Europe’s leading forum on development.