iflix News is a 24-hour news hub which aggregates live news streams, clips, and linear feeds from leading international, regional and local news authorities.
SVOD platform iflix has announced its partnership with Channel NewsAsia, the Southeast Asia-based English-language Asian news channel.
Channel NewsAsias linear broadcast will be a key addition to iflix News, iflixs 24-hour news hub which aggregates live news streams, clips, and linear feeds from leading international, regional and local news authorities.
Understanding the need for reliable and relevant updates in an online environment saturated with fake, headline-grabbing click-bait, iflix has dedicated itself to the amalgamated distribution of trusted, editorially-sound factual content from renowned sources that encompass current affairs, financial and business reporting, world and local news, the release stated.
Commenting on the partnership, Craig Galvin, iflix Global Head of Content, said: In a world that is both increasingly local and global, understanding and awareness of current events and news has never been more relevant. With iflix News, we set out to bring timely, comprehensive coverage to users on their terms. We are excited to welcome Channel NewsAsia, one of Asias leading and most trusted
television news channels onboard to deliver current affairs, lifestyle magazine and in-depth analysis shows from an Asian perspective.
Woon Chuk Chan, Lead, Channel Distribution, added: The partnership with iflix is part of our ongoing strategy to remain relevant to a digitally-focused audience, giving users greater freedom and flexibility over their viewing experience. The ever-changing media landscape has provided opportunities for us to deliver authentic features from Asia and around the world, bringing viewers high quality content on-the-go.