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Netflix secures Optus streaming pact

Ahead of its launch in Australia this month, Netflix has secured a carriage agreement with the country’s second-largest telecoms provider, Optus. The deal means Netflix, which offers exclusive shows such as Marco Polo (pictured), will be offered free of charge for six months to new and renewing Optus customers on some broadband and mobile plans. Prepaid […]

New Asian launch for Scripps’ HGTV

Scripps Networks Interactive’s home improvement-themed cable net HGTV has secured two new carriage deals in the Philippines. The pay TV channel will launch on the SKYcable and Cignal Digital TV pay TV platforms in the country. The channel has been gaining ground in the region, having recently rolled out on StarHub in Singapore, Fetch TV […]

Netflix launching on pay TV service Fetch

Netflix is set to launch on Australian IPTV pay TV service Fetch TV. US-listed SVOD service Netflix will launch in Australia next month and ahead of rolling out has agreed a deal with Fetch. An integrated app will be made available via Fetch’s second generation settop boxes that allows Fetch subs to sign up to and […]