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Gary Tay appointed director of Tripleplay Asia
Tripleplay appoints former Extron consultant liaison manager, Gary Tay to head up its Asian business from its regional headquarters in Singapore.
TM hits US$1.99bil revenue with boost from internet, data
Telekom Malaysia gets boost from internet, data and other services with US$1.99 billion in revenue for first nine months of 2016.
iflix welcomes Thinakorn Thianprathum as Country Manager, Thailand
One year into its operations in Thailand, iflix brings Thinakorn Thianprathum on board as country manager, replacing iflix Thailand’s Co-Founder Artima (Kimmy) Suraphongchai who continues to lead marketing.    
As viewers cut the cord, pay-TV operators need to think ‘digital’
Pay TV operators should think about being a delivery platform for whatever content their customers want, and that means understanding them – hello, big data!
YouTube planning premium TV service
Premium TV service set to start in 2017 Giant media conglomerates yet to sign   ACCORDING to rumours swirling around the net, YouTube is set to launch a premium service titled 'Unplugged' that would offer subscribers a set of TV channels streamed over the internet.  
VOD space in Malaysia heats up with TM-Viu pact
HK conglomerate PCCW is optimistic that its Viu VOD service will garner high ratings in Malaysia, thanks to its tie-up with Telekom Malaysia  
Internet TV service iflix free for a year on TM’s packages
iflix has signed an agreement with Telekom Malaysia to provide its content for free to customers of the latter’s Streamyx and UniFi home broadband packages.
Astro unfazed by emergence of new VOD and OTT rivals
Pay-TV operator Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd is confident that the emergence of new over-the-top video-on-demand players will not hurt its market dominance or have an impact on its revenue.
iflix and Vimond to establish joint development centre in KL
Internet TV service iflix and digital video services provider Vimond Media Solutions have announced plans to establish a jointly operated development centre in Kuala Lumpur.
Hyper-personalised a la carte TV is the future: Irdeto consumer survey
According to new research from Irdeto, many consumers would consider changing their primary TV service to an a la carte model to avoid paying for bundles which include channels they don’t watch.
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