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    Netflix expands into 130 more countries in surprise move
    Jan07

    Netflix expands into 130 more countries in surprise move

    In this Sept. 15, 2014, file photo, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings arrives for the ‘Netflix’ Launch Party in Paris. Hastings made the surprise announcement at the end of a presentation Wednesday in Las Vegas at CES, a showcase for gadgets and technology services. (AP/Jacques Brinon)Netflix has already crossed off the biggest item on its...

    Netflix goes live in South Africa
    Jan07

    Netflix goes live in South Africa

    Online movie, television series streaming service Netflix goes live in 130 countries including South Africa, but excluding Crimea, Syria, North Korea …read more Source: Business...

    Netflix: Video on-demand service announces availability in Nigeria
    Jan07

    Netflix: Video on-demand service announces availability in Nigeria

    Before the announcement, which was made at CES2016, Netflix had been in only 60 countries worldwide. Yes, finally. Netflix has announced that it will be available in an additional 130 countries, including Nigeria.Before the announcement, which was made at CES2016, Netflix had been in only 60 countries worldwide. With the new 130 countries added...

    Ukraine into Hopman Cup final
    Jan07

    Ukraine into Hopman Cup final

    PERTH (AUSTRALIA) – Ukraine advanced to their second Hopman Cup final with a 2-1 win over Australia Gold in Perth on Thursday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Prime Ministers of Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan Discuss Problems of Ukrainian Goods Transit
    Jan07

    Prime Ministers of Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan Discuss Problems of Ukrainian Goods Transit

    Kiev / 07.01.16 / Turan: The Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk discussed transit issues after Russia’s refusal to pass Ukrainian goods by telephone with the heads of the governments of Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan, the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine reported. In an interview with the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan...

    Netflix almost global
    Jan07

    Netflix almost global

    Netflix’s video-streaming service went live in more than 130 countries on Wednesday, covering almost the entire globe. ||| Las Vegas – Netflix’s video-streaming service went live in more than 130 countries on Wednesday, covering almost the entire globe except China, in a huge global push by Chief Executive Reed Hastings to...

    Uproar over Coke online ad showing Crimea part of Russia
    Jan07

    Uproar over Coke online ad showing Crimea part of Russia

    MOSCOW/KIEV – US drinks firm Coca-Cola on Wednesday blamed a marketing agency for a map used in an online advertising campaign that showed Crimea to be part of Russia and which drew protests and threats of a boycott from angry Ukrainians.Russia annexed the peninsula from Ukraine in March 2014, leading to condemnation from Western...

    Coca-cola New Year’s greeting upsets both Russians and Ukrainians
    Jan07

    Coca-cola New Year’s greeting upsets both Russians and Ukrainians

    Probably with good intentions, U.S. soft drink manufacturer Coca-Cola published a New Year’s greeting to customers on VK social network, by adding a picture of the territory of Russia with its internationally recognised borders, without land-grabbed Crimea. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Television giant Netflix comes to Pakistan
    Jan07

    Television giant Netflix comes to Pakistan

    Streaming pioneer Netflix said Wednesday it had significantly expanded its global footprint to 190 countries, making its Internet TV service available in 130 new markets including Pakistan and India — but not China. The Netflix Pakistan website says users can watch TV shows and movies for $7.99 a month, with a free month offer. California-based...

    More Visitors to Bulgaria’s Ski Resorts during Christmas Holidays This Season
    Jan07

    More Visitors to Bulgaria’s Ski Resorts during Christmas Holidays This Season

    Bulgarian Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova has said more people visited ski resorts in the country around Christmas and New Year compared to the 2014-2015 winter holidays.Early estimates suggest the increase is nearly 3 percent, with some 370 tourists (both domestic and foreign) visiting and hotels cashing in BGN 337 M (EUR 172 M) from...