Vuclip announces Arabic Viu Originals

Tuesday 28 November 2017 | 13:29 CET | News
Middle East VoD service provider Vuclip said that more Arabic Viu Originals will start airing in December. Viu is an OTT video service with 21 million downloads in fifteen markets, namely Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, India, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the UAE. For its initial Arabic production with the working title of "Hob Al Tayebin," a heartwarming household comedy, Vuclip has partnered with Saudi based enjoyment company UTurn.

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Companies: Vuclip
Countries: Asia / Middle East
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