MEASAT has partnered with Encompass Digital Media and is expanding their presence on MEASAT's leading 91.5E video neighborhood. Eight more channels are now available from 91.5E: HITS HD, KIX360 SD, Zee Sine SD, beIN Asia Pacific's Indonesia feeds – beIN SPORTS 1, beIN SPORTS 2, beIN SPORTS 3, WAKUWAKU JAPAN SEA HD, and WAKUWAKU JAPAN Taiwan HD, all of which are distributed to TV platforms in more than 100 countries across the Asia-Pacific. With satellite still the preferred means for linear TV distribution for emerging markets, MEASAT and Encompass are working together to expand in this segment.
The 91.5E prime video hot slot is home to the MEASAT-3, MEASAT-3a, and MEASAT-3b satellites, forming the region's strongest video neighborhood. From 91.5E, MEASAT supports broadcasters and DTH operators to distribute UHD, HD, and SD channels to audiences across Asia, Australia, East Africa, and South-Eastern Europe