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ZEE5 Video Streaming Platform Expands to 190 Countries
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ZEE5 Video Streaming Platform Expands to 190 Countries

India’s popular online video streaming platform ZEE5 that is owned by Subhash Chandra-promoted Zee Entertainment Enterprises (ZEE) has expanded its services to 190 countries all across the globe. With this, the company has become the first Indian entertainment company to take its over-the-top (OTT) video service. As of now, only Netflix and Amazon Prime Video were the only platforms that were global but now Indian platforms are also gearing up for global presence. The launch coincided with ZEE completing 26 years of operations on October 2. “Since the time we launched ZEE5 in India earlier this year, our global viewers, as well as platform partners, have been asking us when we are going to launch globally. As our channels already reach across 72 countries outside India, we knew that a ...
Amazon Releases Prime Video Figures for the First Time
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Amazon Releases Prime Video Figures for the First Time

Amazon’s best television shows attracted over 5 million people worldwide to its Prime shopping club by start of 2017, according to the company releases and reveal for the very first time how the e-commerce retailer fares in the online streaming industry. The documents also reveal that the American audience totals 26 million customers for all video programming on Prime, which includes movies and TV shows licensed by other companies. This is the first time that Amazon are releasing their audience figures and it covers the period of late 2014 and early 2017. The released documents reveal the metrics of 19 shows exclusively streamed on Amazon. It includes their cost, their viewership and the number of people they help attract to Prime. These shows, known as Prime Originals account for ab...