Celestial Tiger Entertainment achieves record ratings in 2013
Its pan-Asian channels, Celestial Movies and KIX HD, hit record highs in Malaysia, while KIX and Thrill experienced rapid growth in viewership in the Philippines.
Television and display Internet ads dominate in 2013
According to Nielsen’s quarterly Global AdView Pulse report, ad spend by media type continued through the first three quarters of 2013, with television and display Internet ads leading the charge globally.
Foxtel Australia and TVA Group Canada acquire Keshet’s “Girlfri3nds UK”
The networks will begin airing the dating show, based â€‹on the original Israeli unscripted format, â€‹this year.
“Downton Abbey” â€‹S4’s U.S. premiere â€‹reaches 15.5 million â€‹viewers
The Masterpiece series’ Live+7 audience grows 52 percent over the fast national audience of 10.2 million.
Global pay-TV subscribers to surpass 1.1 billion in 2019
ABI’s Research reveals that the pay-TV market is expected to grow to 1.1 billion subscribers with $320.3 billion in service revenue in 2019, globally.
TAM to move court against guidelines
India’s sole television ratings agency TAM Media Research, a joint venture between Nielsen and Kantar Research, scrambles to prevent itself from going out of business after Union Cabinet approves guidelines preventing cross-ownership.
Australia reports strong FTA TV viewership in 2013
Last year, free-to-air TV reached 15.2 million Australians daily.
Indian government to regulate local TV viewership rating agencies
The Indian government plans to regulate TV viewership rating agencies by implementing a mandatory registration.
ABS-CBN claims top ratings spot for Philippines in 2013
The network’s “Juan dela Cruz” also became the country’s most watched programme with an average national TV rating of 34.7%.