Spacecom’s Amos-5 satellite still lost in space


Spacecom is still trying to re-establish contact with Amos-5 after losing “all communications and signals” with the satellite over the weekend. A spokesperson for the… Read more

Globecast chooses NovelSat S3 for live events

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Media services provider Globecast has chosen Israel-based NovelSat’s satellite modulation technology for global distribution of some of the major events that its outside broadcast units… Read more

CNN International to launch via Cellcom in Israel

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Turner International-owned news network, CNN International, is launching in HD on Israeli operator Cellcom TV’s OTT service from this month. Announcing the deal, CNNI said… Read more

Joiz teams up with RR Media

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Media services provider RR Media has teamed up with Switzerland-based channel provider and community-based marketing platform provider Joiz to offer a range of user engagement… Read more

Israel’s Yes joins MoCA


Israeli satellite TV service provider, Yes, has joined the Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA) as an associate member. Established in January 2004, MoCA is an… Read more

Orange strikes new deal with Partner Communications


Orange has signed a new partnership agreement with Israel-based mobile operator Partner Communications that is intended to build on their existing deal, under which Partner… Read more

BBC Worldwide sells 2,300 hours of content to digital platforms


BBC Worldwide has struck a raft of deals with digital platforms around the world, shopping 2,300 hours of its content to buyers including Tencent in… Read more

Israel’s Hot, Yes and Cellcom all snap up Better Call Saul

Better Call Saul

A trio of Israeli pay TV platforms have acquired Better Call Saul in an “unprecedented” deal that sees them all launch the AMC show simultaneously,… Read more

MENA pay TV numbers to top 21 million by 2020

MENA Digital TV Research

The number of pay TV homes in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) will reach 21.3 million in 2020, doubling over the ten-year period… Read more

MTV expands Israeli offering on HOT

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Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has expanded its MTV youth and music portfolio in Israel, splitting its existing 24-hour Hebrew-language service into two separate channels – MTV and MTV… Read more