PETALING JAYA – Video-on-demand service dimsum has announced its strategic partnership with entertainment platform GMM Grammy, and has signed a memorandum of understanding with multimedia company Artop Media during the recent Top Thai Brands 2018 event held at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.
With this partnership announcement, dimsum cements a long-term collaboration with major content providers and distributors in Thailand such as GMM Grammy and Artop Media Company to further expand its Thai content offering on dimsum.
The deal also promises to bring Thai popular series and artistes tours to Malaysia including the cast of drama series, My Dear Loser Series: Monster Romance, having recently concluded a fanmeet. This will signify the first collaboration between dimsum and Artop Media, a Bangkok-based content sales and distribution company which focuses on Asian TV series and films.
The memorandum was signed by dimsum Chief Marketing Officer, Miss Lam Swee Kim and Mr Zhang Dong, Chief Executive Officer of Artop Media Company, and also jointly witnessed by Director General of Department of International Trade Promotion, Chantira Jimreivat Vivatrat.
The signing was graced by My Dear Loser Series: Monster Romance main cast Thanat Lowkhunsombat and Worranit Thavornvongs. The tour is supported by the Thai Airways International, Royal Thai Embassy, Thai Creative, GMM Grammy and Artop Media Company Thailand.
Commenting on the signing, Lam Swee Kim said: “Artop Media Company and GMM Grammy are great partners, and we are excited to work together to ensure Thai entertainment lovers in the region have access to the best Thai content. Some of the biggest content on dimsum include drama titles like You Are My Destiny, Flower Ring, Fabulous 30, Princess Hours, U-Prince Series, Mia 2018 aka The Fierce Wife and more. Young and engaging Thai romance dramas are also available on GMM Grammy’s branded section on dimsum, such as Club Friday Celeb’s Stories, Love Book Love, Love Song Love, Love Under the Shadow and others. “
“On behalf of GMM Grammy, we are delighted that dimsum has chosen us to be a strategic content partner, As the biggest provider in Thailand, we are very proud that the content we have created travels internationally. We hope people of Malaysia will enjoy Thai content. We are looking forward to strong partnership with dimsum in the years to come.” Said Jamorn Jirapaet, Head of Sales Sponsorship, GMM Grammy.
Zhang Dong, Chief Executive Officer of Artop Media Company commented: “It is our pleasure to cooperate with dimsum platform. dimsum makes a great contribution on promoting content in Malaysia and Brunei. I expect our content will show in more territories on dimsum in the future and pursue co-prosperity for both of us.”
dimsum is currently available in Malaysia, Brunei and Singapore (via Starhub Go). In Malaysia and Brunei, dimsum can be accessed via the web, mobile and TV applications. Interested parties can download the dimsum application from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. All new subscribers will enjoy 30 days of free access.