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Cignal TV adds ANIPLUS Asia to channel lineup starting next year

Local pay TV provider Cignal TV has announced on Tuesday that they are adding ANIPLUS Asia on their channel lineup starting next year.

Sony’s Funimation Global Group to acquire Crunchyroll for US$1.175 Billion

Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE), the parent company of the content provider Funimation Global Group, has announced on Thursday (Philippine time) that they will acquire Crunchyroll from AT&T.

Mangamo digital manga service launches in Southeast Asia

Digital manga service Mangamo has announced on Monday that their mobile app will now be available in manga readers in Southeast Asia.

Eric Ang Go, Former channel head of HEROtv, passes away at...

Eric Ang Go, the person who lead the now-defunct Tagalog-language anime channel HEROtv when it was launched in 2005, has passed away.

House Committee rejects ABS-CBN’s franchise application

The House Committee on Legislative Franchises has voted on Friday to reject the application of media giant ABS-CBN's 25-year congressional franchise.

ABS-CBN shuts down TVplus channels outside Metro Manila

Philippine media conglomerate ABS-CBN has announced on Wednesday that they have stopped their remaining ABS-CBN TVplus channels outside Metro Manila.

NTC orders shut down of ABS-CBN’s TVplus channels, SKYdirect

The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC), the Philippine government's telecommunications regulatory body, has ordered media conglomerate ABS-CBN to shut down its remaining channels on their ABS-CBN TVplus service in Metro Manila.

ABS-CBN’s Asianovela Channel set to resume broadcast this June

ABS-CBN's digital terrestrial channel Asianovela Channel has announced on their official Facebook page that they will resume their television broadcast this Monday, June 1.

Kyoto Animation arson suspect arrested after recovering from injuries

The authorities had officially arrested on Wednesday the suspect in the deadly arson attack at Kyoto Animation's Studio 1 building in Kyoto's Fujimi Ward.

KC Global Media completes Asian TV channel acquisition from Sony Pictures

Entertainment news website Variety has reported that KC Global Media Entertainment has completed the acquisition of Sony Pictures Entertainment's Asian Pay TV channels on Monday, May 18.