Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union

Satellite Remains an Essential Element of Video Distribution Alongside the Growth of OTT

Thursday, November 25, 2021 - 5:06am

The Forum opened with a look at Satellite Trends and Forecasts Post-Covid with Caleb Henry, Senior Analyst, Quilty Analytics.

Key Points: 
  • The Forum opened with a look at Satellite Trends and Forecasts Post-Covid with Caleb Henry, Senior Analyst, Quilty Analytics.
  • With digital video making up 70% of internet traffic, satellite remains the essential and enabling technology, with the ubiquity, reach and economics to serve the networks.
  • About the Asia Video Industry Association:
    The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) is the trade association for the video industry and satellite ecosystem in Asia Pacific.
  • It serves to make the video industry stronger and healthier through promoting the common interests of its members.

CCTV+: Broadcasters' Joint Initiative on Protection of Biodiversity Launched

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 11:45am

Meng Dong, Vice Minister of NRTA and Li Malin, Vice Governor of Yunnan Province attended and addressed the launch of the Initiative.

Key Points: 
  • Meng Dong, Vice Minister of NRTA and Li Malin, Vice Governor of Yunnan Province attended and addressed the launch of the Initiative.
  • Melissa Fleming, UN Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications and heads of ABU, ASBU and EBU delivered video remarks to the event.
  • The key points of the Initiative are as follows:
    Fully note that global biodiversity is under unprecedented crisis; Agree unanimously that mankind and nature constitute a community with a shared future; Highly recognize that electronic media assumes irreplaceable social responsibilities in advancing ecological civilization and biodiversity protection.
  • Produce and broadcast more audio-visual products featuring biodiversity and ecological protection to enhance public understanding.

CCTV+: Broadcasters' Joint Initiative on Protection of Biodiversity Launched

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 10:56am

Meng Dong, Vice Minister of NRTA and Li Malin, Vice Governor of Yunnan Province attended and addressed the launch of the Initiative.

Key Points: 
  • Meng Dong, Vice Minister of NRTA and Li Malin, Vice Governor of Yunnan Province attended and addressed the launch of the Initiative.
  • Melissa Fleming, UN Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications and heads of ABU, ASBU and EBU delivered video remarks to the event.
  • The key points of the Initiative are as follows:
    Fully note that global biodiversity is under unprecedented crisis; Agree unanimously that mankind and nature constitute a community with a shared future; Highly recognize that electronic media assumes irreplaceable social responsibilities in advancing ecological civilization and biodiversity protection.
  • Produce and broadcast more audio-visual products featuring biodiversity and ecological protection to enhance public understanding.