StarHub sees entertainment subscribers fall

Singapore service provider StarHub’s entertainment subscriber total fell by 10% year-on-year to 337,000 at year-end, dropping by 10,000 during the last quarter.

StarHub scores Australian Open rights

Singaporean pay TV operator StarHub has picked up the broadcasting rights to the Australian Open. The first of the four Grand Slams in 2024 of the Australian Open will be broadcasted live from January 14-28 on StarHub. The tennis tournament including defending champions Novak Djokovic and Aryna Sabalenka will be available via the StarHub Sports+ […]

StarHub boosts sports offering with Mola Sport and Mola Golf

Singapore service provider StarHub has announced the launch of two Mola-branded sports channels, Mola Sport and Mola Golf, which will be included in the StarHub TV Sports+ bundles. StarHub said that the addition of both channels brings key sports content including the Carabao Cup, the English Football League Championship (EFL), the PGA Tour, and the […]

StarHub entertainment spend lifts revenues but subscriber total drops

Singaporean service provider StarHub has posted strong growth in net profit and revenue for the first half of the year, with entertainment revenue growing by 18.2%. The operator reported today net profit attributable to shareholders of S$76.7 million (US$57.2 million) for the six-month period, a 25.8% year-on-year increase, lifted by higher contributions across all business […]

Singapore operators team up for Women’s World Cup

Singapore operators Mediacorp, Singtel and StarHub have teamed up to provide full coverage of all 64 FIFA Women’s World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023 matches to football fans in their home market. The trio said their collaboration will enable football fans to stream the games live or on-demand on any device. All new and existing mewatch, […]

StarHub entertainment service boosts top line in Q1

Singapore service provider StarHub’s entertainment offering was the star performer among its service revenue contributors in the quarter to March, with revenue growing by 21% compared to the prior year period. Total service revenue grew by 11% to US$461.6 million compared to the previous year. Mobile revenue was up 13.5%, broadband by 20.4% and enterprise […]

Mediacorp FTA channels now on Singtel and Starhub streaming services

Singaporean telco Singtel’s TV customers and rival StarHub’s TV+ subscribers can now receive free-to-air content from the country’s national media outfit Mediacorp via their respective streaming services. Previously, only Singtel TV subscribers with the appropriate set-top box equipment and StarHub subscribers with set-top boxes who used the telco’s broadband service were able to access FTA […]

Starhub adds ZEE5 Global to streaming line-up

Singapore pay TV operator Starhub has struck a deal with South Asian streamer ZEE5 Global to distribute the latter to its customers. Featuring over 200,000 hours of on-demand Indian and South Asian films and shows across 18 languages, as well as 20 linear channels, ZEE5 has become the 12th streaming platform to be added to […]

Singapore consortium bags FIFA World Cup rights, sets price tag

With the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar just weeks away from kicking off, a consortium including StarHub, Singtel and Mediacorp have signed up the rights to air the tournament in Singapore. Between them, the partners will offer football fans complete coverage of all 64 matches, live or on-demand on any device. The collaboration is similar […]

StarHub launches Android TV STB with integrated Bang & Olufsen soundbar

Singaporean pay TV operator StarHub has announced the launch of its new set-top box with integrated soundbar. The TV+ Pro box runs the latest Operator Tier version of Android TV 11, supports Dolby Atmos and Doby Vision and is preloaded with popular streaming apps such as Disney+, Netflix and Viu. This is on top of […]

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