The Asia Video Industry Report 2023

As part of the Asia Video Summit, AVIA will publish the annual Asia Video Industry Report. The report aims to provide a thorough review of the video industry today. Sections include country updates on the state of Policy and Regulations in the region, the latest on the war against Piracy in Asia, Research and Intelligence across multiple platforms in Asia Pacific, as well as insights into Content, Technology, and Advertising.

The latest 2023 Report is now available for download.

Policy

We speak on behalf of professional video and those who help consumers access it

Piracy

We provide full-time anti-piracy enforcement activities

Insight

We publish reports and produce events on issues and for markets that are key to the industry

Announcements

AVIA would like to congratulate and welcome to the Board:

1. Phil Hardman, SVP & GM, Asia, BBC Studios
2. Nick O’Donnell, Director of Public Policy, APAC, Netflix
3. Raje...

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Latest News

WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY ANNOUNCES WESTERN PACIFIC LEADERSHIP ROLES
Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD) today announced two key leadership roles in its Western Pacific business, reporting to James Gibbons, President & Managing Director, Western Pacific, WBD, and effective immediately.
24/11/2022
A FOCUS ON CONTENT AND THE CONSUMER IS THE KEY DRIVER FOR GROWTH AND SUSTAINABILITY IN ASIA
The annual marquee event of the Asian video industry, the Asia Video Summit, returned in full swing, hosting over 300 delegates in person and online as a hybrid conference, amidst a time of immense innovation and disruption in the video industry.
07/11/2022
MEASAT-3D CHARTS NEW MILESTONE WITH BEIN ASIA PACIFIC AND GLOBECAST
MEASAT Global Berhad (“MEASAT”) – Malaysia’s premier satellite operator, has begun migrating the beIN SPORTS channels to the MEASAT-3d satellite, the first set of broadcast channels to begin operations on the new satellite launched on 22 June 2022. The solution is delivered in partnership with Globecast – beIN SPORTS’ solutions provider for media and content management.
25/10/2022
ASIA VIDEO SUMMIT RETURNS IN 2022 WITH A FOCUS ON A FUTURE OF GROWTH AND SUSTAINABILITY IN ASIA
The annual marquee event of the Asian video industry, the Asia Video Summit, will return as a full hybrid event this year on 1 – 2 November 2022, with physical events in both Hong Kong and Singapore, as well as a live stream of all sessions to be made available on its interactive event platform.
25/10/2022
MEASAT COO YAU CHYONG LIM NAMED SATELLITE EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR BY THE ASIA PACIFIC SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL
Yau Chyong Lim, Chief Operating Officer (“COO”) of MEASAT Global Berhad (“MEASAT”), was recognised by the Asia Pacific Satellite Communications Council (“APSCC”), with the 2022 Satellite Executive of the Year in the Asia Pacific award at the 2022 APSCC Awards Ceremony in Seoul, South Korea yesterday. The award recognises outstanding leadership achievements by an industry executive and lasting impact from those achievements in the satellite and space industry.
19/10/2022
INDONESIA MARKET POISED FOR BIG GROWTH IN STREAMING
For the first time in three years the Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) returned to Jakarta to host Indonesia in View 2022, an event that welcomed some of the industry’s biggest players for a day of discussions dissecting the opportunities for growth in this expansive market.
11/10/2022
PHILIPPINE INDUSTRY BODY LAUNCHED FOR STRONGER CONTENT PROTECTION AND ANTI-PIRACY EFFORTS
Today, leading Philippine industry players including, Globe, GMA Network, Inc., Cignal TV, Inc, KROMA Entertainment and Smart Communications, Inc, joined hands with the Asia Video Industry Association’s (AVIA) Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) to announce the formation of the Video Coalition of the Philippines (VCP).
29/09/2022
ASTRO ANNOUNCES SUCCESSION PLANS
Astro Malaysia Holdings Berhad (“Astro” or “the Company”) wishes to announce that Henry Tan Poh Hock will retire as Group Chief Executive Officer on 31 January 2023. As part of its succession plan, the Board has appointed Euan Daryl Smith as Group Chief Executive Officer- Designate with immediate effect. Euan will assume the role of Group Chief Executive Officer on 1 February 2023.
26/09/2022
SINGAPORE COURTS KEEP MAKING IT HARDER FOR PIRATE SITES
The Asia Video Industry Association’s Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) confirmed today that under the terms of the “dynamic” injunction granted by the Singapore High Court Order in February 2022, internet service providers (ISPs) have blocked a further 99 domains associated with the 30 illegal streaming sites that were first blocked in February.
20/09/2022
AVIA RELEASES OTT STUDY IN SINGAPORE AT ITS FIRST OTT UPFRONT SHOWCASE PRESENTING PREMIUM CONTENT AT ITS BEST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) has released a new research study entitled "Premium OTT – Building its Rightful Place in the Digital Market", to understand the usage of different video services in Singapore and attitudes towards them. The independent research study conducted by Milieu Insight was unveiled to agencies, advertisers and brands at AVIA’s first OTT Upfront Showcase where two of the region’s top premium video services, iQIYI and Viu, presented previews and highlights of their upcoming slate of content to the audience at a closed-door event.
12/09/2022