FilmBox Brand channels launched in UAE

April 28, 2014 16.04 Europe/London By Robert Briel

FightBoxHDThe DocuBox HD, FightBox HD and FashionBox HD TV channels have launched on the Etisalat IPTV platform in UAE as a result of a cooperation agreement between SPI International and Lime Media in Dubai.

SPI has appointed Lime Media as its channels and content distribution agent for the MENA market. Lime Media will manage the distribution of SPI existing and future channels and products in the MENA market on various platforms such as DTH, IPTV and OTT.

“We are excited to work with SPI International to introduce their high quality HD channels to the Middle East TV operators and viewers. Our first successful distribution deal was concluded with Etisalat (a subsidiary of E-vision). This is a great start and we are working on introducing the channels to other markets in the region,” said Mohammed Windawee, MD, Lime Media.

“SPI is committed to expanding its channel distribution in the Middle East and North Africa. We are also excited to partner with Lime Media and begin this collaboration with a successful launch of our channels on Etisalat platform,” explained Berk Uziyel, executive director for Filmbox International, Ltd.