Netflix launches in Cuba for USD 8 per month

Tuesday 10 February 2015 | 09:25 CET | News
Internet movie and TV subscription platform Netflix has launched its streaming service in Cuba, starting at USD 7.99 per month. The company said Cubans with access to high-speed internet and international payment methods would be able to subscribe to the service and watch a wide range of content, including award-winning series such as House of Cards, Orange is the New Black and the global adventure Marco Polo. "We are delighted to finally be able to offer Netflix to the people of Cuba, connecting them with stories they will love from all over the world," said Netflix CEO Reed Hastings. "Cuba

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Countries: Cuba
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