WARNERMEDIA APPOINTS NEW KIDS CONTENT ACQUISITIONS LEAD IN APAC
KC GLOBAL MEDIA EXPANDS DISTRIBUTION IN CAMBODIA, MALAYSIA AND THE PHILIPPINES
PCCW Media and beIN SPORTS bring UEFA Champions League to Now TV customers from 2021/22 to 2023/24 seasons
Amit Malhotra Named Managing Director For HBO Max In Southeast Asia And India
Viu Thailand announces new collaborations with Channel 3 and Amarin TV
ASTRO LAUDS CLAMPDOWN ON PIRACY
Positivity reigns among the Filipino video industry’s top leaders
New survey shows Vietnam among highest in online piracy in Southeast Asia.
VIACOMCBS CONSUMER PRODUCTS BOLSTERS ASIA TEAM WITH TWO HIRES
India sees Huge Headroom for Growth Across TV and Digital
AVIA appoints Celeste Campbell-Pitt as its new Chief Policy Officer for the region
WARNERMEDIA APPOINTS NEW NETWORKS LEAD FOR CARTOON NETWORK & BOOMERANG IN ASIA PACIFIC
VIACOMCBS NETWORKS INTERNATIONAL AND RAKUTEN ANNOUNCE STREAMING, CONTENT AND E-COMMERCE PARTNERSHIP IN JAPAN
BARC India releases “TV Universe Estimates 2020”
Mola TV Taps Viaccess-Orca to Monetize Video Streaming of English Premier League Matches
Viacom18 strengthens its Digital Ventures business with senior hires; appoints Chanpreet Arora as Business Head – AVOD, & Vineet Govil...
AVIA OTT Summit 2021 – The Future of Video Streaming is Here!
Viacom18 appoints Sagnik Ghosh as Business Head – COLORS Bangla
Tangerine Global and MediaKind integrate Vubiquity national content with CITRUS MediaFirst – A cost-effective next-generation streaming...
MediaKind enables live streaming of the Champions League to millions of SFR viewers
AVIA kicks off the year with the OTT Summit, as global streaming subscriptions surpass 1 billion
Viacom18 restructures its leadership team
Sports video operators and rights owners can tap into a $28b goldmine with Synamedia anti-piracy solutions
VIACOMCBS NETWORKS INTERNATIONAL RAMPS UP STUDIOS PRESENCE IN ASIA THROUGH DEAL WITH KOREAN FORMAT AGENCY, ‘SOMETHING SPECIAL’
VIACOMCBS CONSUMER PRODUCTS APPOINTS JENNIFER PANG AS VICE PRESIDENT AND HEAD OF LICENSING FOR GREATER CHINA
Start streaming Disney+ today!
VIACOMCBS UNVEILS COMPREHENSIVE STREAMING STRATEGY AND EXPANSIVE SLATE OF ORIGINALS HEADED TO PARAMOUNT+
Piracy steals RM3 billion annually from local content industry
Online Curated Content Industry Announces Adoption of “Implementation Toolkit” in accordance with “Universal Self Regulation Code”
PCCW Global achieves MEF 3.0 certification for both its network and Console Connect
DISNEY+ TO LAUNCH IN SINGAPORE WITH STAR, PROVIDING MORE ENTERTAINMENT
VIACOMCBS NETWORKS INTERNATIONAL EXPANDS FOOTPRINT FOR KIDS CHANNELS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA
Disney+ Launches in Singapore on 23 February, 2021
Uday Shankar is President-Elect, FICCI (2020-21)
GLOBE PROMOTIONS OFFER HBO GO SUBSCRIBER BOOST IN PHILIPPINES
Why combatting piracy requires a global approach
Business Of Sports: The empire strikes back in war on piracy
DANNY KOIK NAMED EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF PARTNERSHIPS AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT OF DISNEY+ IN SOUTHEAST ASIA
WARNERMEDIA INTERNATIONAL ANNOUNCES INDIA, SOUTHEAST ASIA AND KOREA LEADERSHIP TEAM
AVIA closes the year on a high note with its biggest turnout yet for the Asia Video Summit, behind a backdrop of COVID-19, content, collaboration...
VIDCON ASIA GOES DIGITAL WITH FIRST EVER VIDCON NOW ASIA GLOBAL SESSIONS THIS DECEMBER
AHMAD IZHAM OMAR NAMED EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF CONTENT & CREATIVE OF DISNEY+ IN SOUTHEAST ASIA
Canal+ Group and Kudelski Group announce shutdown in Switzerland of illegal on-demand content distributor KBoxServ
Asia Video Industry Announces New Governance Framework for Online Curated Content (OCC) Services
AVIA holds the video industry’s first hybrid conference in Asia for its third Asia Video Summit
IS FORENSIC WATERMARKING JUST A TICK-BOX? NOT UNLESS YOU’RE PREPARED TO GIVE AWAY 10–25% OF YOUR HARD-FOUGHT REVENUE TO PIRATES!
Major Drop in Levels of Streaming Piracy Seen in Indonesia Over the Last 10 Months
1O1O and Microsoft Hong Kong join forces to empower enterprises under the new normal with 5G
New survey shows Philippines among highest in online piracy in Southeast Asia
VIACOMCBS NETWORKS INTERNATIONAL (VCNI) LAUNCHES COMPANY-WIDE “NO DIVERSITY, NO COMMISSION” POLICY
AVIA’s Satellite Industry Forum highlights the resilience of the satellite industry and the key role it will continue to have in this age of...
If Content is King, then TV and Streaming continue to vie to be Queen
AVIA hosts the Satellite Industry Forum focusing on Video in the Satellite World
Huge decrease in levels of streaming piracy seen in Malaysia over the last 12 months
AVIA: DELIVERING STELLAR CONTRIBUTION ACROSS THE VIDEO ECOSYSTEM
Hulu Japan offers TV5MONDE Pacifique on its live TV selections starting Friday, August 21, 2020
Pendulum swings back towards optimism in Thailand
2020: A critical year for transformation to virtual trade shows
Thailand’s Department of Intellectual Property (DIP) and the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society (DES) launch new website blocking provisions...
CHINA LEISURE ANNOUNCES PLANS TO DEVELOP NICKELODEON PLAYTIME FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT CENTER IN PARTNERSHIP WITH VIACOMCBS
Viu shows 42% growth in consumption as per latest MPA AMPD report backed by popular pan-regional content in Asia including Korean content and Viu...
CAP Indonesia Piracy Report
Globe calls on Pinoys to consume only legal content online
AVIA ends off its first online conference – the OTT Virtual Summit – on a high note
On Choosing the Right Spectrum for 5G
Big win for content industry
Priya Dogra appointed President, WarnerMedia Entertainment Networks, EMEA and APAC
Singapore High Court blocks popular piracy streaming websites and illicit streaming device applications
Microsoft launches 5G IoT Makerspace powered by HKT network at Hong Kong Cyberport
AVIA hosts first virtual conference, OTT Virtual Summit, focusing on the most relevant topic of our times during this pandemic crisis – The...
NAGRA secures Taiwan Broadband Communications’ hybrid Android TV STB 4K service
NICKELODEON ASIA TO AIR DAYU, 3D ANIMATED SERIES FROM ZHEJIANG RADIO & TV GROUP
International Coalition Brings Down Piracy Ring Boasting 40,000 Video Channels and VOD content, and 2 Million Subscribers
How the Video Industry Supports Asian Economies During COVID 19
Viu ranks first by number of users amongst major video streaming platforms in Southeast Asia per Media Partners Asia’s AMPD Research
Synamedia unveils first global research to define fans by attitudes to sports piracy
AVIA Webinars: Coping with COVID Series (AVIA Members only)
NBCUNIVERSAL INTERNATIONAL NETWORKS LAUNCHES DREAMWORKS IN INDONESIA ON LINK NET’S FIRST MEDIA
COMSAT inks deal with ABS to enhance C- and Ku-band U.S. connectivity solutions on ABS-3A
AsiaSat gearing up efforts to ensure C-band satellite service and 5G service to co-exist harmoniously
AVIA Webinars: Coping with COVID Series (AVIA Members only)
NAGRA and Avid Enable Seemless Deployment of Forensic Watermarking into Editing and Collaboration Workflows
Viu releases latest original series Pretty Little Liars
NAGRA Lauches Nexguard Clipmark Forensic Watermarking to Protect Valuable Short Content Assets
Anne Chan to Lead Content Distribution and Emerging Business for ViacomCBS in Asia
NAGRA launches NexGuard forensic watermarking on Akamai edge network to protect high value live and VOD OTT content
Stay Home, Stay Entertained
PCCW Media offers over 9,000 hours of free entertainment to keep stay-at-home Hong Kong population entertained
‘HBO GO’ MAKES TAIWAN DEBUT WITH TBC
Welcome to the 2020 Q2 issue of our Asia Video Pulse!
BBC Studios and myVideo agree a brand cooperation to bring BBC First and CBeebies to Taiwan
PCCW Global and UniStrong collaborate to deliver new and exciting global positioning technologies to the aviation and telecommunications industries
HKT, PCCW Media and LG U+ jointly bring VR K-pop content exclusively to CSL Mobile 5G users in Hong Kong
BBC Studios and Huawei Video agree multi-territory content licensing deal
Viu deepens partnership with GMM Grammy to bring highly anticipated premium Thai content to Viu’ers in Asia
Viu and Mediacorp combine forces to amplify premium content offerings for viewers across Asia
AVIA WOULD LIKE TO ANNOUNCE NEW DATES FOR OUR 2020 CONFERENCES
TheAngle and ABS consolidate their relationship to serve customers in the MENA region
Newly released survey finds one third of Taiwanese online consumers have accessed streaming piracy websites or torrent sites. 28% use illicit...
Astro strengthens its leadership team with appointment of CEO TV and Group COO
New piracy sites filling the hole left by IndoXXI
IndoXXI website, one of world’s most popular piracy sites, claims to have permanently closed as of January 1st – although many indoXXi and...
Newly released survey finds 63% of Indonesians have accessed streaming piracy websites or torrent sites.
Viu collaborates with Discovery to bring top-notch factual and lifestyle entertainment content to digital audience in Southeast Asia.
MEASAT Wins “APSCC 2019 Young Talent Award” Twice In A Row
The Satellite Industry Welcomes WRC-19 Decisions
Enjoy the New Astro Experience with 4K UHD, Cloud Recording and Fresh Interface
NAGRA and KAON introduce Android TV streaming solution for pay-TV operators
Announcement – AVIA Welcomes new Board Members
Viu wins 12 Asian Academy Creative Awards
Piracy, regulatory regimes and the evolution of business models dominate the agenda for the Asian video industry.
NBCU signs ASEAN OCC Content Code at the Asia Video Summit 2019
Singapore court hands down a jail sentence and SG$166,200 fine to retailer of illicit streaming devices in landmark copyright case
Satellite industry calls for pragmatic spectrum allocation decisions ahead of WRC-19
Avoiding damage to C-Band users – WRC-19 Agenda item 10: Satellite Industry Views
Viacom International Media Networks to partner with Alibaba Group’s Youku for animated series, Little Luban
BBC Studios renews distribution deal with MEASAT in partnership with Globecast
(WorldScreen) Event Preview: Asia Video Summit
4KUniverse Expands across Asia-Pacific via AsiaSat 9
Surge in use of Illicit Streaming Devices (ISDs) amongst online Filipino consumers
While content still rules, the consumer is the new king and partnerships are what matters to succeed in this brave new world.
iWant is First Filipino Streaming Platform to Commit to ASEAN Content Code Upholding User Interests
Survey finds 23% of Malaysian online consumers use illicit streaming devices (ISDs) to view pirated TV channels and video-on-demand content
Kacific taps ABS’ ground infrastructure for its Gateway Services to the Philippines and the greater Pacific region
IPD plans digital piracy crackdown
Bangkok Digital Content Anti-Piracy Summit Press Release (23 Aug 2019)
AsiaSat Reports 2019 Interim Results
AsiaSat Shareholders Approve Privatisation Proposal
beIN SPORTS secures exclusive rights to Rugby World Cup 2019
OWN AND SELL UNCERTIFIED COMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT: FOUR INDIVIDUALS CHARGED IN COURT
SIF 2019 – Innovation is key in this age of constant change and disruption
From India to Asia Pacific: MEASAT and Travelxp Team up for 4K Asian Distribution – International travel channel reaffirms MEASAT as Asia’s...
Bullish Predictions for the Video Industry in India Fuelled by VOD Services but also for Linear TV.
29% of Indonesian Consumers Use Pirated TV Boxes, Survey Finds
Growing Investment in Local Content Spurred by Streaming Companies is Threatened by Rampant Piracy
Opening Speech from CEO in IIC 2019
New survey finds that one in four Malaysian consumers use pirated TV boxes.
Singapore government to amend the Copyright Act (CA) to update Singapore’s copyright regime
Premier League Opens New Office to Fight Piracy
Premier League opens Asia-Pacific office in Singapore
Thailand’s largest pay-TV operator TrueVisions extends partnership with Synamedia
AVIA: The “New” Kid on the Block in the Asian Content Industry