Netflix's announcement this month that it is planning a global launch suddenly puts the U.S. streaming video giant on the map across the Asia-Pacific region, but along with a host of local rivals, it…
Just months after Netflix shot its first original film in Ghana, the U.S.-based company has returned to the African continent. But while Netflix content will now be available in all 54 African…
LONDON — A United Nations panel is set to rule in favor of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, the BBC reported Thursday. Assange sought refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy in London in 2012 to fend off…
Lu Fanxi, the former president of Chinese streaming video giant Youku Tudou has been detained by Chinese authorities on suspicion of corruption.
Mubi is on the move. Earlier this month, Efe Cakarel's streaming platform inked a deal with producer Dong Ping's Huanxi Media to launch a Chinese version of the platform, which focuses on arthouse…
LONDON — Australian streaming service Stan has become the home down under for Showtime shows, including "Billions" and "Twin Peaks." Stan, a joint venture between Nine Entertainment Co. and Fairfax…
Tonjé Bakang's Afrostream, an SVOD service targeting French-speaking auds with African-American, Afro-Caribbean and African series and movies, has inked a multiyear deal with international…
LONDON — Carolyn Dailey, the former Europe chief of Time Warner, has launched Creative Entrepreneurs, a digital initiative that supports those setting up businesses in the U.K.'s creative sector. The…
Corbis Images, the photo agency owned by Bill Gates' Corbis Group, is to be sold to Chinese new media company, Visual China Group.
China's leading streaming video sites have removed some of the most popular local shows, as regulators try to catch up with evolving tech
StarHub's FibreTV subscribers will be able to access Netflix through their set-top boxes by the second quarter of 2016.