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SVOD service iflix expands into Africa

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Subscription VOD service iflix has opened an office in Cape Town as it launches a plan to offer streaming content in sub-Saharan Africa. iflix Africa… Read more

Zain iflix SVOD JV launches in five MENA markets

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Kuwait-based Middle East service provider Zain has launched OTT TV service iflix Arabia across five of its eight key markets in the region. The subscription… Read more

Iflix expands into MENA

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South-East Asian SVOD provider Iflix has expanded into the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region with launches in eight territories. The service is now… Read more

BBC Worldwide strikes Africa SVOD deal with Iflix

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BBC Worldwide has sold a raft of programmes including Top Gear and Luther to African Netflix rival iflix. The deal, the first between the commercial… Read more

Netflix VP Sean Carey joins Iflix

Sean Carey

Asian Netflix rival, Iflix, has poached the US streaming giant’s vice-president of global television, Sean Carey. Carey joins Iflix as chief content officer, based in… Read more

Vice targets Asia with major mobile expansion

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Vice Media is making a major mobile push, expanding its offerings in a bid to reach “hundreds of millions of new mobile subscribers” around the… Read more

Asian Netflix rival Iflix launches in Middle East in JV with Zain

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South-East Asian SVOD provider Iflix is launching a version its service in the Middle East and North Africa in a joint-venture partnership with Kuwait-based mobile… Read more

Iflix appoints Disney International tech chief as CTO

Emmanuel Frenehard

Asian OTT service, Iflix, has appointed a top Disney International executive, Emmanuel Frenehard, as its chief technology officer. Frenehard is set to join Iflix in… Read more

Sky invests US$45 million in Iflix

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Sky is investing US$45 million in Iflix as part of a new partnership deal with the Southeast Asia streaming TV service. Under the deal Sky… Read more

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