STARZPLAY enters the Libyan market with its new partnership with distributor no. 1 “Al Diyafah for Importing Electronic Devices”

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Tripoli, Libya, October 31, 2022: STARZPLAY, consistently among the top 3 video-on-demand platforms in the Middle East and North Africa, today announced its collaboration with Al Dhiyafa to import electronic devices, the largest store chain spans nearly 500 Main store and branch agent office in Libya. The company is the main distributor for well-known brands of pay television and communication services, electronic devices from Samsung, and German brands of electronic devices, throughout Libya.

As part of the agreement, Al Diyafa for the import of electronic devices will distribute paper vouchers to sports fans as an alternative to subscribing with credit cards to the sports programs of STARZPLAY, which currently broadcasts the Italian football league. These vouchers will be sold across the company’s various locations, which include 45 retail stores and 400 sub-agent offices across Libya.

STARZPLAY Sports is home to major international and regional sports tournaments such as Serie A, Coppa Italia, Italian Super Cup, Dutch Football League, International Cricket Championships, Elite Wrestling Association, PGA Tour, European Basketball League and European Club Basketball Cup, Quessenbury Boxing. and more other sports tournaments.

Commenting on the collaboration, Raghida Abu Fadel, Senior Vice President of Business Development and Sales at STARZPLAY, said: “Partnering with the ‘hospitality company’ in Libya reflects STARZPLAY’s commitment to making content easily available to our subscribers, especially in markets where credit card usage is low without incurring costs. Additional bills and payments. We look forward to offering sports fans in Libya the best sports events directly through our recently launched STARZPLAY sports package.”

For his part, Murat Baig, CEO of Al Diyafa Electronics Import, said: “It is our pleasure to partner with STARZPLAY, one of the leading video streaming service platforms in the region. At ‘Hospitality’ we place the highest priority on providing our customers with access to a wide range of value added services and giving them the choice to choose what they want. We hope that our customers will enjoy the diverse sports programs offered by the STARZPLAY platform as we continue to look for new and innovative ways to provide more services and benefits that add value to our customers.”

The STARZPLAY service is available in 19 countries in the Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan. It offers subscribers content that includes thousands of hours of movies, Western series, Arabic and Turkish series, anime and live sports events, enabling its subscribers to watch their favorite content anytime, anywhere and via any device.
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Consistently ranked among the top 3 VOD platforms in the MENA region, STARZPLAY ( offers subscribers the best entertainment and sports content through a single app that offers Hollywood movies, TV shows, documentaries and series at the same time. Displayed in the United States. The platform also offers entertainment content for children, live sports events and Arabic content, and has a wide presence in 19 countries across the Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan.

The platform offers thousands of unique content types, including STARZPLAY exclusives and originals such as Baghdad Central, STARZ originals such as Power, Outlander, Spartacus and The White Queen, as well as premium content and add-ons from Discovery+, UFC Arabia, BluTV, Premier Sports and Abu Dhabi Sports. , Power Play and Majid Channel. STARZPLAY has established close relationships with some of the world’s leading production studios, including MGM, 20th Century Studios, Disney, Warner Brothers, Universal, Discovery and Fox International Channels.

The principal investors in STARZPLAY are Starz Corporation (, Lionsgate Corporation (LGF.A, LGF.B) and State Street Global Advisors (SSGA). )”, as well as a number of media and technology investment firms such as SEQ Capital Partners and Delta Partners. In early 2021, STARZPLAY raised its first standalone funding in the region of $25 million (approx. AED 92 million) from Abu Dhabi-based Vision Acquired Partners Fund E-Vision, from E & ADQ, an Abu Dhabi-based investment holding company, acquired a majority stake of approximately 57% in the company in 2022.

With over 2.1 million subscribers, STARZPLAY enables you to watch HD and 4K content on most internet-enabled devices, smart TVs and gaming platforms, and is also widely available on local IPTV services. The app for iOS and Android devices, which is installed on more than 3 million devices, makes it possible to download content to follow it offline.

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