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PCCW (Hong Kong)

PCCW’s OTT video service Viu was founded in late 2016 and today is available in 16 markets across APAC and MENA regions. PCCW then launched the OTT app Now E in May 2018 along with an Android TV set top.   Operations and figures: PCCW-owned streaming service Viu reported 41.4 million monthly active users at the close of 2019, growing by 35% from the previous year and driving video views up 69% to 5.7 billion. As a result, PCCW reported OTT revenue up 18% for 2019 to US$140 million, while Now TV revenue dropped 6% to $350 million. Free TV performed best in terms of revenue growth, jumping 27% to $259 million. PCCW managed to reduce OTT EBITDA loss to…

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