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4 April, 2018Star India unleashes an epic MI Vs CSK opening game campaign

MUMBAI, April 4, 2018: With just 3 days for the gripping cricketing action-entertainment of the much anticipated VIVO IPL 2018 to begin, Star India has unveiled yet another feisty campaign; this time, it’s the ‘Best vs Best’ narrative that stokes passion of the fans around the high-octane action promised highly awaited opening clash on Saturday, April 7th at 8 pm…

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23 March, 2018AsiaSat Reports 2017 Annual Results

Hong Kong, 23 March 2018 – Asia Satellite Telecommunications Holdings Limited (‘AsiaSat’ – SEHK: 1135), Asia’s leading satellite operator, today announced financial results for the full-year ended 31 December 2017. Financial Highlights: 2017 revenue returned to an upward trend with an increase of 6% to HK$1,354 million from HK$1,272 million in 2016, supported by the lease of the full Ku-band…

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22 March, 2018SIX FLAGS AND RIVERSIDE PARTNER WITH TURNER TO OFFER NEW ATTRACTIONS

Tuzki-branded Thrill Ride Coming to Six Flags China Parks HONG KONG (March 22, 2018) – Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE:SIX), the world’s largest theme park company, Riverside Investment Group Co. Ltd., an award-winning tourism and real estate developer, and Turner Asia Pacific, today announced a new partnership that will bring original, branded experiences to Six Flags parks throughout China. The…

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19 March, 2018FashionTv cooperates with APT

CASBAA SINGAPORE, MARCH 19, 2018 – FashionTv cooperates with APT Satellite Company Limited (“APT Satellite”) to distribute the Great Wall TV Platform, a 25 TV channel bouquet including some highly-rated TV channels, namely CCTV-Entertainment, Hunan TV, Zhejiang TV, Oriental TV, to hotels around the world, using a combination of OTT and satellite distribution technology to maximize the coverage. Michel Adam,…

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19 March, 2018Toggle and ViuTV collaborate for their inaugural co-production, Bluetick

The 20-ep series will simulcast in Singapore and Hong Kong, on Toggle and ViuTV respectively Hong Kong and Singapore, 19 March 2018 – Mediacorp (which owns digital entertainment service Toggle) and HK Television Entertainment Company Limited (operator of PCCW’s free television service ViuTV) announce their first collaboration to co-produce a 20 episode series, Bluetick. The collaboration will see Toggle and…

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16 March, 2018Astro collaborates with China’s iQIYI for premium content

Astro has partnered with iQIYI, China’s leading online video and entertainment service, to offer Astro customers access to Chinese premium content, same time and same day as iQIYI. According to Wong Siah Ping, Astro Vice President of Chinese Customer Business, “Our latest collaboration with iQIYI is a testament to our commitment towards becoming the leading content aggregator, enabling Malaysians to…

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16 March, 2018TURNER INTERNATIONAL CREATES DIGITAL ADVERTISING UNIT TO CONNECT BRANDS WITH FANS

HONG KONG (March 16, 2018) – Turner International is, for the first time, providing advertisers with a single way to activate a full suite of global, regional and local campaigns that connect with fans across Turner’s digital properties spanning over 200 countries. The launch of Turner International Digital Advertising Sales – T1 – consolidates Turner’s international digital advertising capabilities into…

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14 March, 2018NAGRA AND MTM LAUNCH THE 2018 PAY-TV INNOVATION FORUM, FOCUSING ON NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR PAY-TV PROVIDERS AND CONTENT OWNERS

• The third edition of the Pay-TV Innovation Forum aims to help pay-TV providers and content owners identify opportunities and catalyse collaboration and innovation • Global research programme will explore new business models and distribution strategies in the OTT era, as well as new technologies, such as voice, analytics, and AI, VR, Smart Home solutions and more • Activities will…

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14 March, 2018PCCW Solutions expands data center services in Asia through new collaboration with SCSK under D-Infinitum Global Data Center Alliance

PCCW (SEHK: 0008) – HONG KONG, March 14, 2018 – PCCW Solutions, the IT services flagship of PCCW Limited, today announces a new collaboration with SCSK Corporation (SCSK), a leading system integrator in Japan, to expand data center services in Asia. SCSK becomes the newest partner of D-Infinitum Global Data Center Alliance (“D-Infinitum”), a strategic alliance of leading data center…

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13 March, 2018NAGRA’s NexGuard Watermarking Passes ChinaDRM Certification

Recognition ensures that content owners and OTT providers have access to a fully compliant watermarking solution to deliver the next generation of OTT services and more content choices to Chinese consumers Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne, Switzerland – March 13, 2018 – NAGRA, a Kudelski Group (SIX:KUD.S) company and the world’s leading independent provider of content protection and multiscreen television solutions, announced today that…

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13 March, 2018PCCW Global and Colt demonstrate speedy payment settlements using blockchain technology

The Proof of Concept undertaken by PCCW Global and Colt reduced inter-carrier settlement time from hundreds of man-hours per month to less than a minute HKT (SEHK:6823) – HONG KONG / LONDON, March 13, 2018 – PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider, and Colt Technology Services have collaborated with Clear, a blockchain…

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12 March, 2018Eutelsat announces the appointment of Luis Jiménez Tuñón as Global Executive Vice President, Data Business Line

Paris, Washington DC, 12 March 2018 – Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announced today at SATELLITE 2018 the appointment of Luis Jiménez Tuñón as Global Executive Vice President, Data Business Line. He will lead Eutelsat’s Data Business, including fixed data, Internet of Things (IoT), wholesale and new data business segments, providing solutions across Eutelsat’s global markets for enterprises, telecommunications operators…

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12 March, 2018SPI International / FILMBOX Partners with MEASAT to pursue international expansion across Asia Pacific

Kuala Lumpur, 12 March 2018 – SPI International / FILMBOX, a rapidly-expanding global media company, has signed a multi-year agreement with MEASAT Satellite Systems Sdn. Bhd. (“MEASAT”) to distribute six 24 hour TV channels including one Ultra HD channel across the Asia Pacific region. SPI International gains access to MEASAT’s 91.5°E hotslot with an established video neighborhood and strong affiliate…

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12 March, 201834 Top brands sign up for Vivo IPL 2018 on Star

The Co presenting sponsors are Vivo, Coca Cola and Jio The associate sponsors are Polycab, Parle Products, AMFI, Make Amy Trip, Vimal Pan Masala and Asian Paints, Dream 11. Mumbai (12th March 2018): The biggest and most eagerly awaited cricketing extravaganza in a decade of IPL history, the Vivo IPL 2018, has already attracted a phenomenal bouquet of leading brands.…

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9 March, 2018CARTOON NETWORK USHERS IN A NEW WAVE OF CREATORS FOR TODAY’S KIDS

Social Media Pitch: Cartoon Network taps new voices to create stories that reflect today’s kids with its largest content slate ever. HONG KONG, March 9, 2018 – Cartoon Network has announced its largest slate of content ever from a new wave of creators telling stories that are relevant and reflective of today’s kids. The network, which is seeing success in…

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8 March, 2018Eutelsat commissions ELO, its first low earth orbit satellite designed for the Internet of Things

Eutelsat commissions ELO, its first low earth orbit satellite designed for the Internet of Things IoT specialist Sigfox to partner with Eutelsat for data analysis Paris, 8 March 2018 – Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world’s leading satellite operators, has commissioned a nano-satellite from manufacturer Tyvak International SRL, a subsidiary of Terran Orbital Corporation, a leading…

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7 March, 2018DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF SCRIPPS NETWORKS INTERACTIVE; CHANGES COMPANY NAME TO DISCOVERY, INC.

Combination Creates A New Global Leader in Real-Life Entertainment Across All Screens • Unrivalled global distribution platform reaching passionate fans in 220 countries and territories and 50 languages • A leading digital player and platform innovator averaging 7 billion short-and mid-form monthly video views SINGAPORE, March 7, 2018 – Discovery Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) announced today that the…

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6 March, 2018CARTOON NETWORK SCORES WINS AT FICCI ANIMATION AWARDS

MUMBAI, INDIA (March 6, 2018) – Cartoon Network, Turner’s leading kids’ entertainment channel, won two awards last night at “FICCI Frames – Best Animated Frames (BAF) Awards 2018” in Mumbai, India. BAF recognises excellence in animation, visual effects and gaming and are considered as the most prestigious recognition for creative talent in this field. Cartoon Network walked away with an…

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2 March, 2018APSTAR TV App Launched in Apps Market

Hong Kong, 2 March 2018 – APT Satellite Company Limited (APT Satellite) announced formal launch of APSTAR TV App download for Android and iOS. “APT Satellite is committed to restlessly improving our service to customers. The App, namely “APSTAR TV” is just one more example. We develop the App for the purpose of providing value-added service to our media customers.…

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1 March, 2018TUZKI INSPIRES MANISH ARORA COLLECTION AT PARIS FASHION WEEK

Turner’s rabbit emoticon used in Fall-Winter collection called ‘Orange is the new Zen’ PARIS – March 1, 2018: After winning millions of hearts in China, Turner’s massively popular emoticon, Tuzki, is ready to take the international world of glitz and glam by storm! Turner India has announced an exciting collaboration with Indian fashion designer Manish Arora for the international launch…

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