Industry

MTV Asia Facebook Watch

MTV Asia Set To Create Series For Facebook Watch

September 21, 2019

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has partnered with Facebook to launch a slate of eight original short-form series created for Facebook Watch across Asia.
Intel Tokyo 2020

Intel To Showcase Tech Innovations In Tokyo 2020: Esports Still High On Agenda

September 14, 2019

Intel has revealed a raft of technology partnerships ahead of Tokyo 2020, including plans to run an independent esports tournament before the Summer Olympics.
Netflix Karan Johar

Netflix Negotiates Content Deal With Bollywood Stalwart Karan Johar

September 14, 2019

Netflix has announced a long-term content partnership with Dharmatic Entertainment, the recently launched digital content arm of Dharma Productions headed by Karan Johar.
MTG Huya ESL China ESports

eSports Expansion Created Through China-Europe Investment

September 7, 2019

Swedish eSports firm Modern Times Group (MTG) is expanding into China through an investment from Tencent-backed Chinese live-streaming platform Huya.
TikTok NFL Gen Z

NFL Partners TikTok To Woo Gen Z Audience

September 7, 2019

Popular short-form video platform TikTok has negotiated a ground-breaking, multi-year partnership with the guardians of American Football, the NFL.
Tencent Kuaikan

Tencent Invests In Chinese Anime Platform Kuaikan

August 29, 2019

Tencent has invested US$125m in online anime platform Kuaikan, as part of the Internet giant’s long-term efforts to monetise popular Gen Z platforms.
Viu Pretty Little Liars Indonesia

Viu Remakes Hollywood Hit Pretty Little Liars For Asia

August 29, 2019

Pretty Little Liars is set to get an Indonesian makeover thanks to a collaboration between Asian streaming platform Viu and Warner Bros. International Television Productions.
Rakuten

Japan’s Rakuten Plots Ambitions With Original Entertainment Offerings

August 27, 2019

Rakuten has outlined plans to leverage on a partnership with film production house, The H Collective, for the various businesses under its portfolio, including its ad wing.
Budweiser Star Sports Premier League

Budweiser Lights Up EPL Coverage on Star Sports: Increases Depth in Football

August 23, 2019

Budweiser 0.0, AB InBev's new 'lite' non-alcoholic beer, is partnering Star Sports to deepen their relationship with European football, especially the Premier League.
Japan 2019 Rugby World Cup

Japan Tips 2019 Rugby World Cup To Boost Economy By US$4.1b

August 21, 2019

Organisers of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan are expecting the tournament to bring US$4.1b in economic benefits to the country.