Pay TV: Plat­form and op­er­a­tor break­down

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BEIN ME­DIA, OSN AND ETISALAT LEAD THE PAY TV MAR­KET

t #F*/ 4QPSUT PXOFE CZ #F*/ .FEJB (SPVQ BOE 04/ IBWF CFFO the MENA re­gion’s two largest pay TV op­er­a­tors since 2010. Both op­er­a­tors in­creased their pri­mary satel­lite sub­scriber bases in 2015 by around 10%. t 'PS "M .BKE B TBUFMMJUF PQFSBUPS PGGFSJOH DPOTFSWBUJWF GBNJMZ and re­li­gious en­ter­tain­ment, 2015 was a sta­ble year that saw sub­scrip­tions in­crease by 2%. For MY-HD, an­other niche op­er­a­tor, 2015 was a dif­fi­cult year, in which the com­pany per­formed below ex­pec­ta­tions. t &UJTBMBU JT UIF SFHJPO T MBSHFTU *157 PQFSBUPS XJUI sub­scribers at the end of 2015. Saudi op­er­a­tor STC was the fastest grow­ing in the year though, boost­ing sub­scribers by 60% to 279,00. We ex­pect it to nar­row the gap with Etisalat over the next five years.

June 2016

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