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Netflix to offer free 48-hour access to its platform in India

Thursday 22 October 2020 | 11:00 CET | News
Netflix plans to introduce a promotion and offer free access to its platform for a weekend. The company will first launch a test of the 48-hours-for-free promo in India, Variety reports, citing COO and chief product officer Greg Peters. Netflix calls its 2-day-for-free promotion 'StreamFest', writes Protocol. The offer is scheduled for launch on 4 December in India. Depending on the results, Netflix may expand the test to other markets in the future.

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Countries: India
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