Icflix strikes set-top box partnership with Humax

Middle East and North African streaming service, Icflix, has partnered with Humax to integrate the Icflix app directly into Humax Android set-top boxes for the Gulf region. Humax’s new H1 Android set-top box will be the first OTT set-top box in the MENA region to bring together customised local content such as Icflix, according to […]

Icflix teams up with Groupon to target MENA subscribers

Middle East streaming platform Icflix has teamed up with Groupon UAE to launch a number of promotional initiatives to drive takep-up of the service. Groupon subscribers purchasing six-month or one-year subscriptions will be rewarded to savings worth up to 37%, according to Icflix. “We are always thinking of ways to reward our customers. This will […]

Icflix revamps Android app

Middle East and North African streaming service Icflix has launched a revamped version of its Android app, with a new interface and integrated Chromecast support. The second iteration of the app has a “new sleeker user interface” that was redesigned from scratch using customer feedback, according to Icflix. It also supports the latest Android operating […]

icflix: 60,000+ hours viewed a month

Middle East and North African streaming firm icflix claims its subscribers are watching more than 60,000 hours of premium content every month. The SVOD platform launched two years ago as the MENA region’s first-of-its-kind service, with Arabic-speaking ex-pats in the UK, the US and Canada also able to sign up. Sixty-thousand-plus hours are now being […]

Icflix agrees exclusive deal with Maroc Telecom

Middle East and North African VoD streaming service, Icflix, has agreed an exclusive partnership with Maroc Telecom. The deal will allow Maroc Telecom customers to access Icflix for what the VoD service described as an “unprecedented” price of 50 Moroccan Dirhams (€4.62). “Maroc Telecom – a pioneer in the Moroccan industry, will enable us to […]

Icflix now available via mobile operator Zain

Middle Eastern video-on-demand service Icflix is now available to customers of Kuwait-based mobile operator Zain. Zain customers will be able to access two free months of streaming access to Icflix content, which includes Jazwood, Hollywood and Bollywood movies, TV shows, cartoons and documentaries. “We are keen on providing our customers with a variety of services and […]

Icflix goes global with NetRange partnership

Middle Eastern video-on-demand service Icflix will be available to global audiences thanks to a deal with white label smart TV portal provider NetRange. Through the deal, Icflix will be available on white label portals exclusively operated by NetRange – reaching people from the Arabic region living in countries such as France, Brazil, Argentina and Indonesia. […]

Egyptian telco adds Mid East SVoD platform

Egyptian internet service provider TE Data has begun offering customers Middle Eastern subscription on-demand service icflix. The Telecoms Egypt-owned service has scored a strategic partnership with icflix, and this month began offering the platform’s array of movies and television series from the Middle East, Hollywood and Bollywood. All TE Data customers have been given one […]

Mid East SVoD service icflix expands

Middle Eastern subscription on-demand service icflix has launched in Kuwait. Icflix has formed a strategic partnership with Ooredoo Kuwait to offer the platform locally. Ooredoo (formerly known as Qatar Telecom) will offer the service free for two months to its Shamel tier customers for a promotional period. Non-Shamel users can access the service for 2.4KD […]

Fox channels does content deal with ‘Middle East Netflix’

Fox International Channels has agreed a deal with ICFlix, the OTT operator that has been dubbed ‘the Netflix of the Middle East’. The programming deal means ICFlix subs can watch a range of shows from FIC’s National Geographic channel in English, Arabic and Farsi. The Nat Geo programming line-up on ICFlix will be updated monthly. […]