Entertainment News (07/01/22)

1 of 5 Ben&Ben “Paninindigan Kita” Kyle Juliano liesl-mae Jay Garche Ben&Ben shows queer love in music video PAT Lasaten and Agnes Reoma star as a romantic couple standing up for love in a world that invalidates the LGBTQ+ community’s struggles and rights in Ben&Ben’s new music video. The Filipino nine-piece collective caps off the […]

Power metal band Adamanta unleashes Visayan ‘isog’ spirit in ‘Conquer’ music video

WHAT happens when you combine power metal and Visayan culture? Adamanta!Cebu symphonic folk power metal band Adamanta finally released their much-anticipated music video for the single “Conquer” on Saturday, June 18, 2022.The music video channels Visayan warriors of pre-colonial Philippines and draws inspiration from Filipino history, which is often overlooked by many.Adamanta is composed of […]

Distributed via NovationWire – ‘Key Branding Trends Fintech Business Should Watch Out in 2022’

Hong Kong – NovationWire, the Asia based PR distribution newswire who is focusing on the fin-tech, AI, AR/VR/XR, digital marketing & blockchain industries, has released a report on ‘Key Branding Trends Fintech Business Should Watch Out in 2022’. Video marketing trends Video marketing is becoming a key revenue generation tool for most brands. But did […]

First In-Person Satellite Industry Forum After COVID Sees the Industry in Strong Shape and Geared for Growth

Singapore, Jun 3, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Asia Video Industry Association was finally able to host its annual Satellite Industry Forum in-person in Singapore on 31st May 2022 after a two-year hiatus, bringing together over 120 delegates from around the world and some of the satellite industry’s most foremost leaders. Opening […]

NovationWire Press Release: Tailor Insight Reports on ‘Main Trends on Social Apps, Video Apps and AR/VR 2022’

Hong Kong, May 28, 2022 – (NovationWire) – Tailor Insight, the Asia based market research institute, has released a report on ‘Main Trends on Social Apps, Video Apps and AR/VR 2022’. Short-form vertical video has boomed, thanks to the rise of TikTok and Instagram Reels. Not only is video content an engaging form of storytelling and a way […]

The Future of Video in India is Bright, as Video Becomes Increasingly Democratized and Consumers Have It All

BANGALORE, INDIA, May 4, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Asia Video Industry Association held its third Future of Video India virtual conference to much optimism as industry leaders remained bullish on India’s long-term view, after its fifth straight quarter of economic expansion, with all round economic recovery and an economic rebound that […]

OTT Summit Ends with Much Optimism for Growth in Asia and a Strong Focus on Content and the Consumer

Singapore, Apr 6, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) hosted over 850 delegates and featured over 80 industry leaders at the recent OTT Summit, with conversations revolving a lot on the subject of growth, from subscriber and revenue growth to increased local content investment and an intense focus […]

The Power of AI adds Corporate Identity Colors to simpleshow Video Maker with Just the Click of a Button

The explainer video platform’s newest feature release introduces an intelligent illustration style that makes simpleshow video maker even more CI compliant. BERLIN, Germany, March 31, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – The explainer video platform, simpleshow, is known for the easy creation of explainer videos. With the introduction of a new smart illustration style, users can now create videos […]

Unilab bags Silver Anvil Award in 57th Anvil Awards

UNILAB Inc. (Unilab), though its advocacy program “Alaga sa Kalusugan ng Pamayanan” (Akap), won a Silver Anvil Award during the 57th Anvil Awards in February 2022 for its short video titled “Limang Bagay na Dapat Mong Malaman Tungkol sa Bakuna Laban sa Covid-19” under the category Multimedia/Digital Tool-Audio-Visual Presentation.As healthcare workers and local leaders grapple […]

CAP Consumer Survey Shows the Benefits of Site Blocking

Singapore, Mar 23, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Coalition Against Piracy’s (CAP’s) most recent YouGov consumer surveys show that while piracy continues to be a major concern around the Asia Pacific region, particularly in Vietnam, Malaysia and the Philippines where 61% of consumers admit to accessing pirate services in each country, site […]

Singapore Court Orders Largest Block of Illegal Streaming Sites in Singapore

The Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) welcomes the ongoing ability and willingness of Courts in Singapore to take action against illegal streaming sites that recent studies have shown pose significant malware and security risks to consumers Singapore, Mar 1, 2022 – (ACN Newswire) – The Asia Video Industry Association’s Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) commends the Singapore High Court for granting […]

AVIA Appoints Matthew Cheetham as General Manager of the Coalition Against Piracy

Singapore, Feb 8, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Asia Video Industry Association has appointed Matthew Cheetham as General Manager of the Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) with immediate effect. Matthew Cheetham Over the last four years CAP has made real inroads into the systemic problems of video piracy faced by the broadcast and […]

#Usportchallenge Short Video Contest Captures the Spirit of Chengdu 2021 FISU World University Games

With 49,033 sports fans joining in and 1.06 billion global views, the #Usportchallenge Short Video Contest came to a spirited conclusion with 52,429 submissions and 12 million international votes. CHENGDU, CHINA, Dec 30, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – With 49,033 sports fans joining in and 1.06 billion global views, the #Usportchallenge Short Video Contest came to a spirited conclusion […]

Asia Video Summit Wraps Up a Week of Events Highlighting the Resilience of the Industry

Singapore, Nov 26, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) ended off the year with a series of virtual conferences attended by over 1600 delegates across Asia Pacific, and its first in-person industry conference and dinner in over two years, Resilience 100, at the Grand Hyatt Singapore. The Asia […]

Satellite Remains an Essential Element of Video Distribution Alongside the Growth of OTT

Singapore, Nov 25, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) hosted its annual Satellite Industry Forum on Thursday, 18 November as a virtual conference, to end off the Asia Video Summit umbrella of events this year. The Forum opened with a look at Satellite Trends and Forecasts Post-Covid with […]

WARC and YouTube release “Brand-building at the speed of culture: The role of online video in Asia”

SINGAPORE, Nov 22, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Online video is where culture is being cross-pollinated between brands, creators, fans and viewers. Every minute, 300 hours of content are uploaded on YouTube. One billion hours of content are watched on the platform every day and watch time has grown by 60% in the […]