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Hollywood’s MGM invests in South-East Asia’s iflix
Internet TV service iflix has announced that Hollywood studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) has become an investor in its business. Financial details were not disclosed.
iflix bundled with Samsung devices in exclusive deal
Internet television service iflix has announced exclusive collaborations with Samsung Malaysia Electronics and Samsung Electronics Philippines Corporation which will see its content-streaming service pre-installed with bundled subscriptions on selected Samsung mobile devices.
iflix crosses 100K users, Thailand and Indonesia next
iflix has hit over 100,000 subscribers although it is not ready to share actual paying customer numbers. Its Malaysian CEO Azran Osman Rani shares a bit more about the data and his belief that the Internet is going to disrupt more businesses.
Catcha’s iflix expects to raise well over U$100mil
Expect Internet TV service iflix to raise well in excess of US$100 million as it presses on with delivering great entertainment value to its subscribers.
iflix and PLDT in exclusive agreement in the Philippines
iflix said it has entered into an exclusive agreement with Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co (PLDT).
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.
Indonesia’s Netflix-type Genflix service opts for Irdeto technology
Irdeto has announced that PT Mega Media Indonesia Group, owner of satellite pay TV service Orange TV, has selected its end-to-end Multiscreen services to support the launch of Genflix.
iflix launches in Malaysia with free 14-day trial
Internet TV service iflix has announced the launch of its new service in Malaysia, saying that consumers can immediately sign up for a 14-day trial granting full access to all of its features and content without having to submit credit card or payment details. 
Catcha’s iflix gets Hollywood bigwigs on its advisory board
Internet TV service and iflix has formed an advisory board comprising business and creative leaders from Hollywood, including famous producer Brian Grazer and Metro-Goldwyn Mayer CEO Gary Barber.
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