Iflix launches in Nepal with Ncell


Emerging market SVOD service Iflix has launched in Nepal in partnership with mobile operator Ncell. Ncell customers can get three-months free access to Iflix, as… Read more

Iflix appoints Indonesian boss

Matthew Collier

Emerging market SVOD service Iflix has appointed the former CEO of ad agency Y&R Group Indonesia, Matthew Collier, as head of Iflix Indonesia. Collier will… Read more

Iflix hires Sky M&A chief as CFO

Anil Jhingan

Emerging markets subscription video-on-demand service Iflix has named Sky M&A executive Anil Jhingan as its chief commercial and financial officer. Jhingan, who has served as… Read more

Iflix expands in Africa with Ghana launch


Emerging market SVOD service, Iflix, has expanded its African reach after going live in Ghana last week.  The launch marks Iflix’s third African rollout, following… Read more

Iflix appoints RTL CBS Asia boss

Jonas Engwall

Iflix has appointed the founding CEO of RTL CBS Asia Entertainment Network, Jonas Engwall, as its new head of Asia. Engwall takes over from the emerging… Read more

Disney strikes deal for branded channel with SVOD player Iflix

Frozen-Titles (1)

Disney, fresh from pulling out of its distribution agreement with Netflix, has signed up to provide a branded channel on the streaming video outfit’s Asian… Read more

Kwesé TV now available in Zimbabwe

Kwesé Sport

Econet Media’s Kwesé TV has launched in Zimbabwe through a partnership with local player Dr Dish, obviating the need to acquire a separate licence of… Read more

Iflix revamp focuses on personalisation


Iflix has revamped its user interface with upgraded features designed to focus on the “individual customer experience”. The emerging market SVOD service has added new… Read more

Iflix closes US$133m funding round led by Hearst


Emerging market SVOD service Iflix has completed a US$133 million (€113 million) funding round led by US media giant Hearst. Existing shareholders Sky, Liberty Global,… Read more

Iflix launches in Cambodia

iflix Cambodia Smart 2

Asian Netflix rival Iflix has followed its move into Africa in partnership with Econet Media with a launch in Cambodia. Cambodian users can now sign… Read more