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Netflix plans expansion to Middle East in 2016

Tuesday 27 October 2015 | 10:59 CET | News
Netflix will be expanding into the Middle East by the end of 2016. Joris Evers, vice president and head of communications for Europe, Middle East and Africa revealed that the Middle East forms part of Netflix's global expansion project. Netflix has posted jobs for operations in the Middle East market, indicating that the firm has plans to venture into the region, 7Days reported. The company is looking to hire a marketing planning and analysis manager, a senior manager – EMEA marketing insights, and a social media manager, for the Middle East. The jobs also state a preference for Arabic

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Companies: Netflix
Countries: Middle East
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