APAC telco and pay TV market to see highest growth between 2019-24

The global telecom and pay TV market is set to see the most success in the APAC region over the next five years. According to analytics firm GlobalData, this growth will be in part thanks to conducive telecom policies and rapid mobile and fibre network rollouts.  A specific example cited is mobile data revenues in […]

Digital TV Research: 351 million SVOD subscribers in APAC by 2023

The number of subscription video-on-demand subscribers in Asia Pacific (APAC) will climb from 141 million in 2017 to 351 million in 2023, according to Digital TV Research stats. The research firm’s ‘Asia Pacific OTT TV & Video Forecasts’ report estimates that China will account for roughly two thirds of the region’s SVOD subscriber figure in […]

Asia Pacific pay TV subscribers to reach 666m

The Asia Pacific pay TV market is tipped to climb from 574 million subscribers last year to 666 million in 2022, according to Digital TV Research. The forecast predicts that China and India together will account for 80% of the region’s pay TV in five years’ time, with China tipped to add 40 million subscribers […]

Digital TV homes to reach 1.65 billion, driven by Asian gains

The global number of digital TV homes will increase by more than 1 billion between 2010 and 2020 to reach 1.65 billion, driven by gains in the Asia Pacific region, according to new research.  Digital TV Research claims that digital TV households in Asia Pacific will climb from 226.1 million in 2010 to 605.5 million […]

Pay TV uptake in Asia Pacific to reach 68%

Pay TV penetration in Asia Pacific will rise from 59.0% of TV households in 2014 to 68.4% in 2020, representing growth of 142 million subscribers, according to Digital TV Research.  The new Digital TV Asia Pacific Forecasts report claims that the total number of pay TV subscribers in the region will hit 642 million by […]

Pace appoints new international president to oversee EMEA

Set-top provider Pace has appointed former Comcast, Charter and Bell Atlantic executive Jim Henderson as president of its Pace International business unit. Henderson replaces Shane McCarthy with immediate effect and takes responsibility for Pace’s business in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific (APAC) regions. The firm said that as regional president, […]