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U.S., Korean Content Drive SEA Online Video Gains

February 20, 2023

Southeast Asia added 4.6 million net new paying customers in Q4 2022, the biggest growth since the second quarter of 2021, according to a new report from Media Partners Asia (MPA), with U.S. and Korean content driving SVOD viewership in the region.

MPA Report Charts AsiaPac Pay-TV Slowdown

December 5, 2022

Between 2022 and 2027, the Asia-Pacific region, excluding China, will add about 1 million net new pay-TV subscribers, with India and parts of Southeast Asia helping to offset cord-cutting in other key markets, according to Media Partners Asia (MPA).

AsiaPac Streaming Competition to Intensify

April 20, 2021

Key trends to watch in the AsiaPac media sector include a booming addressable market for streaming, the rising prominence of platforms that champion local content and the continued interest in Korean, Japanese and North American shows, Media Partners Asia’s Vivek Couto revealed in his opening remarks at APOS.

Online Video Consumption Soars in Southeast Asia

September 28, 2020

New research from Media Partners Asia (MPA) explores the key drivers of the streaming market in Southeast Asia, with total minutes viewed on mobile up 30 percent in Q1 and 19 percent in Q2 in Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.

SVODs Set to Up AsiaPac Content Investments

July 21, 2020

Delivering the opening address at the APOS 2020 Virtual Series, Vivek Couto, executive director of Media Partners Asia (MPA), outlined the key trends at play in the AsiaPac video business, including gains in online video subscriptions, a challenged ad market amid the COVID-19 pandemic and rising investments in local content.

Streaming Soars in Key AsiaPac Markets

April 20, 2020

Weekly consumption of online video rose by 60 percent in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Singapore amid COVID-19-related stay-at-home measures this month, according to Media Partners Asia (MPA).