Netflix launches in Israel without Hebrew menu, captions

Thursday 7 January 2016 | 09:49 CET | News
Reed Hastings, CEO of video streaming provider Netflix, told Globes that its new service in Israel begins at USD 8 per month but does not include a Hebrew interface or Hebrew subtitles, although Arabic is included. It also offers a more expensive USD 12 plan that provides access for four devices

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Netflix
Countries: Israel
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