Television in the Philippines

MESA Rebrands to Enable Increased Collaboration for Its Communities, Initiative-based Associations, Coalitions and Workgroups

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 4:30pm

Formerly known as the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance, the organization will now go by MESA as part of the rebranding effort.

Key Points: 
  • Formerly known as the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance, the organization will now go by MESA as part of the rebranding effort.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200923005287/en/
    Were in evolving times, said Guy Finley, president & CEO of MESA.
  • It has never been more important to be nimble and flexible to meet the dramatic sea changes the Media & Entertainment industry is facing.
  • Weve been working on this rebrand since last October and were proud to share the results of that endeavor today.

GMA Monomers Market Procurement Intelligence Report with COVID-19 Impact Analysis | Global Forecasts, 2020-2024

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 12:00am

This report also offers market impact and new opportunities created due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • This report also offers market impact and new opportunities created due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200916005806/en/
    SpendEdge has announced the release of its Global GMA Monomers Market Procurement Intelligence Report (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Key benefits to buy this report:
    What are the market dynamics?
  • Our GMA Monomers market procurement intelligence report offers actionable procurement intelligence insights, sourcing strategies, and action plans to mitigate risks arising out of the current pandemic situation.
  • Some of the top GMA Monomers suppliers listed in this report:
    This GMA Monomers procurement intelligence report has enlisted the top suppliers and their cost structures, SLA terms, best selection criteria, and negotiation strategies.

ViacomCBS Unveils Unified Podcast Slate With Inaugural Participation at IAB Podcast Upfront 2020

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 5:50pm

Powered by an expansive portfolio of leading brands and iconic IP, ViacomCBS is accelerating its fortified momentum in the podcasting space, said Domenic DiMeglio, EVP, Head of Operations and Chief Marketing Officer for ViacomCBS Digital.

Key Points: 
  • Powered by an expansive portfolio of leading brands and iconic IP, ViacomCBS is accelerating its fortified momentum in the podcasting space, said Domenic DiMeglio, EVP, Head of Operations and Chief Marketing Officer for ViacomCBS Digital.
  • With a robust slate of new and returning series, we are building from an incredible foundation to super serve our global audiences wherever they choose to listen.
  • New additions to the ViacomCBS podcast slate include: All Things Covered with Bryant McFadden from CBS Sports Digital; SpongeBob BingePants: The Rewatch, an Avatar / Korra Airbender Universe podcast and a PAW Patrol podcast from Nickelodeon; an upcoming Catfish podcast from MTV in partnership with Wondery.
  • Initial series from the partnership will include correspondent driven expansions of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah and Yo!

Cignal TV Selects Hughes JUPITER System to Launch Satellite Internet Service in Philippines

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 1:05pm

GERMANTOWN, Md., May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite networks and services, today announced that Cignal TV Inc., the Philippines premier direct-to-home (DTH) satellite provider, has selected the Hughes JUPITER System to enable satellite broadband service to its two million subscribers.

Key Points: 
  • GERMANTOWN, Md., May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite networks and services, today announced that Cignal TV Inc., the Philippines premier direct-to-home (DTH) satellite provider, has selected the Hughes JUPITER System to enable satellite broadband service to its two million subscribers.
  • Under the agreement, Hughes will provide Cignal TV with user terminals and a network management system using the same technology that Hughes employs to power HughesNet, its flagship satellite Internet service with more than 1.5 million subscribers.
  • "To launch satellite Internet, we need a platform that we know will deliver a high-quality experience for our two million customers this is why we chose the Hughes JUPITER System," said Jane Jimenez Basas, president and chief executive officer of Cignal TV.
  • For more information about Hughes and how the JUPITER System is powering Internet connectivity around the globe, please visit the Hughes website .

IBC Launches 2020 Awards Programme

Friday, March 6, 2020 - 11:04am

For two decades now, the IBC Innovation Awards have recognised collaborative and innovative work which has proved transformative in the world of media.

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  • For two decades now, the IBC Innovation Awards have recognised collaborative and innovative work which has proved transformative in the world of media.
  • Last year, the IBC Awards programme added two more major honours: the Young Pioneer Award and the Social Impact Award.
  • IBC has now opened its call for nominations for these awards.
  • Winners of all these awards will be announced at the IBC Awards Ceremony, to be held on Sunday 13 September.

Nickelodeon Triples Daily Broadcast of Genius Brands International’s Popular Preschool Series, Rainbow Rangers

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 2:00pm

Effective immediately, Nick Jr. will now go to airing Rainbow Rangers Monday Friday, 3x per day, and on the weekends with a new episode premiering each Sunday.

Key Points: 
  • Effective immediately, Nick Jr. will now go to airing Rainbow Rangers Monday Friday, 3x per day, and on the weekends with a new episode premiering each Sunday.
  • The increased broadcast run commitment in the premium 10 weeks leading up to Christmas underscores the success of the series.
  • The exposure of Rainbow Rangers is now essentially tripled, said Andy Heyward, Chairman & CEO, Genius Brands.
  • In the international market, Rainbow Rangers season one debuted this summer across Latin America on Nickelodeon LatAm, and in its first major European territory, Italy, on Cartoonito.

Viva Entertainment Group Launches a Marketing Campaign in Times Square, the Center or New York City, and Provides Update to Shareholders

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 1:00pm

Moreover, the Times Square New Year's Eve celebration will increase logarithmically expose Viva to millions of people.

Key Points: 
  • Moreover, the Times Square New Year's Eve celebration will increase logarithmically expose Viva to millions of people.
  • Our team established direct relationships with major content providers, such as CBS Revolt, Discovery, NBC Networks and more.
  • The management of Viva Entertainment Group is dedicated to:
    Launching new website/portal with new packages available to all customers.
  • VIVA Entertainment Group, Inc. is a global entertainment and technology company connecting content owners and video distributors to deliver premium content on any smart device with a screen.

Telaria Inks Partnership with ABS-CBN Corporation, the Philippines’ Leading Media and Entertainment Group 

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 1:00am

Telaria (NYSE:TLRA), the complete software platform to manage video advertising for premium publishers, today announced a partnership with ABS-CBN Corporation, the largest media and entertainment group in the Philippines.

Key Points: 
  • Telaria (NYSE:TLRA), the complete software platform to manage video advertising for premium publishers, today announced a partnership with ABS-CBN Corporation, the largest media and entertainment group in the Philippines.
  • ABS-CBN will use Telarias Video Management Platform (VMP) to manage and monetize their OTT video inventory across all screens.
  • With the signing of ABS-CBN, Telaria now works with all the major Southeast Asian OTT video platforms including Astro, True Digital and FPT Television.
  • Over 13 million viewers watch video content through ABS-CBNs OTT platform iWant which includes programming such as local news, reality TV, variety shows, and movies.

QuEST Global Appoints Former KPMG Partner, Gregory L Smith, to the Board of Directors

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 7:00am

SINGAPORE, Sept. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- QuEST Global , a global product engineeringand lifecycle services company, announces the appointment of former KPMG partner, Gregory L Smith (Greg), to the Board of Directors as an independent non-executive director.

Key Points: 
  • SINGAPORE, Sept. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- QuEST Global , a global product engineeringand lifecycle services company, announces the appointment of former KPMG partner, Gregory L Smith (Greg), to the Board of Directors as an independent non-executive director.
  • Alongside this role, Greg will also serve on the audit committee of QuEST Global and help the company to further enhance the quality of its corporate governance.
  • He also served as a board member of the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and Enactus US, along with chairing the GMA Advisory Council.
  • Commenting on his appointment, Greg said, "I have observed QuEST Global emerge as a global player in the product engineering services industry over the years.

GMA Brand Awareness Expands Worldwide with Strategic Partners in Six Countries to Deliver Culture in Music

Friday, July 12, 2019 - 12:45pm

GMA Music Festival this year was well received for highlighting popular music in Taiwan.

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  • GMA Music Festival this year was well received for highlighting popular music in Taiwan.
  • For the first time, GMA Heat collaborated with Le Bureau Export in France and Singapore Music Society, and supported by many fans.
  • More Taiwanese musicians would participate in other music festivals abroad in the strategic alliance for more musical exchanges and performances.
  • By participating GMA events in Taiwan, industry professionals can personally experience creative freedom, diversity, genres and dynamics in music.