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Intelsat inks satellite deal with Myanmar government

Satellite communications company Intelsat announced its transponder deal with the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MOTC) of Myanmar to accelerate the deployment of wireless...
SVOD subscriber forecast for Midlle East

SVOD subscribers in Middle East to reach 14 mn

Subscription-based video on demand (SVOD) will reach 14 million in the Middle East in 2023 from around 3 million in 2017. Turkey, Saudi Arabia and...
Video QoE

Turner uses Accenture video platform for OTT products

Turner is using the Accenture Video Solution platform to manage and operate some of the company’s over-the-top content (OTT) products. This includes FilmStruck, the movie...
Video on smartphone on 4G network

OTT video becomes hot spot for mobile operators

Telecom operators are giving more thrust on the OTT video market which will achieve 10 percent CAGR to $51.4 billion in revenue in 2022. ABI Research...
AT&T campaign

U.S. urges judge to force AT&T to scrap deal or sell DirecTV or Turner

The U.S. Justice Department has urged a federal judge to stop AT&T, which owns pay TV provider DirecTV, from buying movie and TV show...
DISH

DISH Network revenue, ARPU and pay-TV subscribers drop

DISH Network reported revenue of $3.46 billion in Q1 2018 vs $3.68 billion in Q1 2017 as it lost 94,000 pay-TV subscribers and pay-TV ARPU fell...
Comcast Center in Philadelphia

Comcast aims all-cash deal for Fox to beat Walt Disney

U.S. cable operator Comcast has asked investment banks to increase a bridge financing facility by as much as $60 billion in order to make...
DTH market growth in 2017

India’s DTH subscribers reached 67.5 million in 2017

India has around 67.56 million DTH subscribers in 2017 as compared to 66.09 million in 2016. This is in addition the viewership of the...
Video market value forecast

How telecom operators can tap $841 bn video market

Telecom operators can tap the global video market that will reach $841.8 billion by 2022 vs $700 billion in 2017, an annual growth rate...
Comcast Center in Philadelphia

Comcast makes $30.7 billion bid for Sky beating Fox

Cable company Comcast has submitted a 22 billion pound or $30.7 billion bid for European pay TV group Sky on Wednesday. As a result, the...
tv

Cable learns agility as streaming phenomenon explodes

Cable companies continue to reel from subscriber loss in 2017 as consumers kept cutting the cord in favor of streaming content services, says Brendan...
SES Networks connectivity

STECCOM selects SES to enhance experience of air passengers

Sputnik Telecommunications Entertainment (STECCOM) will be utilizing SES satellite capacity and services, to enhance the customer experience to air passengers. ALSO READ: Huawei Cloud Campus...
Pay-TV penetration India 2016

India VoD market trends and growth strategies

The video on demand (VoD) market is rapidly evolving in India though the country has a low Pay-TV penetration rate of 67 percent in...
PSLV with 104 satellites

SATCOM equipment market forecast

The global SATCOM equipment market is projected to reach $30.32 billion by 2022 from $18.63 billion in 2016, at a CAGR of 8.46 percent...
Intelsat for telecoms

Intelsat inks satellite deal with Vodacom Nigeria

Intelsat announced its satellite deal with Vodacom Business Nigeria for expanding its enterprise broadband networks in West Africa. Vodacom Business Nigeria will utilize satellite services...
tv

TRAI consultation on placing of TV channel on landing page

TRAI has issued a consultation paper on issues related to placing of television channel on landing page to boost revenue. The TRAI consultation paper follows...

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