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22 April 2021 Volume 70 Issue No:48

Television | TV Channels

Amid Covid fears & theatre slump, what Radhe's simultaneous release portends  
After a number of filmmakers sought the direct-to-digital route to cope with the shock of the Covid2019 pandemic, it was expected that movies will return to theatres once lockdown restrictions eased.  
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iWorld | OTT

India is a 'speculative' investment: Netflix's Reed Hastings  
It is not easy to win over Indian consumers given the diversity of the market – be it in terms of language, income or preferences. Since its foray into India, streaming giant Netflix has taken several measures from the dual point of view of content and pricing.  
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Technology | Hardware

Streambox-US Video technology pioneer to enter India  
Streambox, the industry leading pioneer in delivering unique IP based video streaming solutions over low bandwidth connections, has announced the opening of a new sales office in Mumbai to address the vibrant post-production markets in India and southeast Asia.  
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Television | TV Channels

TV18 beats pandemic blues, consolidated profit leaps 77% in Q4  
In the fourth quarter of the financial year that ended on 31 March 2021, TV18, a listed subsidiary of Network 18, has reported a 77 per cent increase in consolidated profit at Rs 251 crores. In a regulatory filing, TV18 revealed that the profit in the corresponding period was Rs 142 crores.  
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Cable TV | LCO

Den Networks calls off merger with Hathway, TV18  
Multi-system operator Den networks has decided not to proceed with the scheme under which TV18 Broadcast, Hathway Cable & Datacom and Den Networks were to merge into Network18 Media & Investments. 
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iWorld | VOD

Consumer spending on video grew 9% in APAC in 2020  
Consumer spending on video in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region grew nine per cent in 2020 to reach $58.3 billion in aggregate, according to a new analysis and research released by Media Partners Asia. 
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iWorld | e-commerce

BookMyShow restructures senior leadership to bolster India operations  
Ticketing platform BookMyShow has rejigged its senior leadership, as the company strengthens its India management team across key business verticals. 
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Press Releases
» Enter a den of crime with BBC World Service's 'The Lazarus Heist' podcast
» Zee Tamil launches its latest fiction show Chithiram Pesuthadi
» Star Movies and Star Movies Select bring 'Celebrating The Oscars' Festival
» MNX celebrates cricket season with MNX Super League
More News From Indian Television
Nat Geo India, with Gul Panag, launches 2 shows for Earth Day
National Geographic in India, with a mission to ignite hope and change among the planet-conscious viewers, is bringing in Planet Possible to celebrate Earth Day 2021. With actor and environmental enthusiast Gul Panag on board, Planet Possible seeks to inform, inspire and empower viewers by bringing them stories of ingenuity, grit, hope, and optimism............................................................. Read More...
Lionsgate Play marches into Indonesia market
Global streaming platform Starz has launched its direct to consumer OTT app Lionsgate Play in Indonesia, expanding its presence in Asia following a successful launch in India.  With this, Lionsgate Play's deep library of Hollywood blockbusters............................................................ Read More...
Carat India appoints Dipika Bhasin as executive vice president
Dentsu International's media agency Carat India has brought on Dipika Bhasin as executive vice president. In her new role, Dipika will lead the agency's north and east offices, drive growth in these regions, and focus on developing and managing Carat's senior client relationship. She will report into Carat India CEO Anita Kotwani............................................................. Read More...
More Indian Stories From Elsewhere
»   Ericsson core profit beats forecast, patent fight casts shadow
»   Etisalat partners Nokia to launch 5G network in the UAE
    Source: ET Telecom
»   Merger of TV18 Broadcast, Hathway, Den Networks into Network18 called off
»   TV18 Broadcast Q4 PAT soars 77% to Rs 251 cr
    Source: BS
»   Qatari-Funded Turkish Soccer League Set to Take Hit from Piracy
»   Europe's Rebel Soccer League Collapses After Fans Force Exit
    Source: Indian Express
»   Second wave puts a tailspin on sporting events
    Source: New Indian Express
»   Salman Khan's 'Radhe' to arrive in cinemas and OTT on the same day
    Source: Livemint
»   Sun Direct Introduces Economy, Value, Super and Khushi Packs
    Source: Telecom Talk
»   SpaceX: There Was No Near-Collision Between Starlink and OneWeb Satellites
    Source: PC Mag
»   Merger of TV18 Broadcast, Hathway Cable and Den Networks with Network18 Media cancelled
    Source: CNBCTV18
More International Stories From Elsewhere
»   Mike Pence's publisher refuses to cancel memoir after staff protest
»   Boris Johnson is 'constantly lobbied' by text, sources admit
    Source: The Guardian
»   Dondré Whitfield Joins People Magazine TV Show as Special Contributor
»   Meet the Startup That Wants to Turn Social Creators Into Movie Stars
    Source: Variety
»   Creator+ raises $12M to build a film studio and streaming service focused on digital storytellers
»   As UiPath closes above its final private valuation, CFO Ashim Gupta discusses his company's path to market
    Source: Techcrunch
»   George Stephanopoulos, LeVar Burton, Robin Roberts Among Final Group of 'Jeopardy!' Guest Hosts
»   Bravo Tops Channels Viewers Liked During Pandemic: Beta
    Source: Next Tv
»   Roku ditches Quibi name for original series debuting this year
»   Verizon's pay TV subs sink to lowest point in a decade
    Source: Fierce Video
»   CNN Tops Cable, Broadcast Networks for Derek Chauvin Verdict Coverage
»   FCC Denies Gray Retrans Complaint Against Frontier
    Source: Multichannel News
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