ROSH HA'AYIN, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Partner Communications Company Ltd. ("Partner" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:PTNR) (TASE:PTNR), a leading Israeli communications operator, announced today the launch of television services over the internet, further to the Company's previous reports regarding this matter.
The Company's television service will include, among others, 40 linear channels, Video on Demand (VOD) content, and as part of the Android TV's operating system capabilities, the service subscribers will be able to add content, games and music applications directly from Google Play. The television service will be provided both as a single service as well as part of double and triple offers together with internet and fixed-line telephony services.
In addition, as part of the collaboration with Netflix, as previously reported by the Company in May 2017, Partner will offer a television package that will include the Netflix content services in Israel. The Netflix content will be offered directly through Partner's set-top box interface, and will allow an easy and convenient user experience for the service subscribers.
For further information please see the Company's press release and
immediate report (on Form 6-K) dated September 12, 2016 at:
https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1096691/000117891316006473/zk1618994.htm or http://maya.tase.co.il/reports/details/1057557, and from May 29 2017 at https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1096691/000117891317001635/zk1720055.htm or http://maya.tase.co.il/reports/details/1100925.
Forward Looking Statements
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About Partner Communications
Partner Communications Company Ltd. ("Partner") is a leading Israeli provider of telecommunications services (cellular, fixed-line telephony and internet services). Partner’s ADSs are quoted on the NASDAQ Global Select Market™ and its shares are traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (NASDAQ and TASE: PTNR).
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