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TBI Tech & Analysis: Digging into the MENA OTT boom

Max Signorelli, senior analyst for entertainment at research powerhouse Omdia, examines the current state of the OTT market in the MENA region. Paid OTT video subscriptions rose by nearly 77% year-on-year (YoY) in MENA last year, reaching just over six million at the end of 2020. The majority, 70% of the total of these subscriptions, […]

Saudi streamer Jawwy TV strikes Discovery deal for shows & networks

Saudi-based streamer Jawwy TV has struck a “long-term partnership” with Discovery, which will see the factual giant’s shows – plus selected originals from its own Discovery+ SVOD – becoming available via the service and on sibling networks. The deal will allow Jawwy TV subscribers access to a Discovery branded area on the streamer, with shows such […]