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Your Family Entertainment AG: Etisalat adds Family Channel Fix&Foxi exclusively to its portfolio (news with additional features)

DGAP-Media / 16.12.2015 / 13:03
 
 Press release 
 
 Etisalat adds Family Channel Fix&Foxi exclusively to its portfolio
 
 Munich December 16th, 2015 - The children and family channel Fix&Foxi will
 be aired exclusively on Etisalat's eLife TV, UAE's leading
 telecommunications operator and No. 1 Pay TV service Provider.
 
 The addition of Fix&Foxi on eLife TV is a big step in the international
 roll-out of the channel. For the first time Fix&Foxi Channel will be aired
 via cable and IPTV in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The channel will be
 added to the Etisalat's eLife TV Western basic.
 
 Fix&Foxi Channel is hosted by the adorable and famous twin foxes and has a
 blend of 2D, CGI animated and live action shows for kids and their families
 with classic characters, first run and brand new shows which are perfectly
 designed for children and families in the Middle East.
 
 The content is both entertaining and educational for kids with new shows
 every month. Some of the top shows alongside animated episodes of Fix&Foxi
 include the adventure comedy "Gloria's House" and "Bob's Beach", the
 adventures about a dog shipwrecked in paradise as well as Mission Odyssey
 which shows the classic tale of Ulysses in an entirely fresh and unique
 style.
 
 Rashed Al Abbar, Etisalat's Vice President Consumer Product Innovation
 said, "eLife offers the best in entertainment for all ages and audiences by
 partnering with international channels enriching the content portfolio. The
 addition of the kids channel Fix&Foxi will add value to the plethora of
 offerings available today for kids in UAE."
 
 Paul Robinson, EVP International Channels of YFE said, "Fix&Foxi Channel's
 blend of high quality, entertaining and learning based programming with
 good positive values and a strong family appeal will be appreciated by
 audiences in the UAE and we are honoured to be partnering with Etisalat to
 bring this channel into their homes."
 About Etisalat-UAE:
 
 Etisalat is the UAE's leading telecommunications operator and one of the
 largest corporations in the GCC. As well as establishing several "firsts"
 over almost four decades of operations, Etisalat has deployed many
 innovative mobile and fixed technologies that have helped the UAE maintain
 its position as a leading global ICT economy. Headquartered in Abu Dhabi,
 UAE, as we serve almost 11 million customers in the UAE.
 
 We currently have the widest coverage of 3G and 4G mobile technologies in
 the UAE. We have established an extensive Fibre-To-The-Home (FTTH) network,
 making the UAE rank as the most fibre-connected country in the world with
 85 percent fibre-optic penetration. Connecting more than 1.3 million homes
 in the UAE, our FTTH network enables an ultrafast residential Internet
 network speed of 500 Mbps, one of the highest recorded in the world. We
 built the UAE's first and the region's widest 4G LTE network in 2011. We
 have an extensive network of over 680 international roaming partners.
 
 Over the years, we have transformed into a fully integrated telecom
 operator and ICT solutions provider. In support of the UAE's goal to create
 smarter cities by digitising initiatives, we have brought smarter services
 into every aspect of our customer offerings. We provide a range of
 end-to-end managed solutions to a range of industry verticals. We also
 deliver wholesale products and services to communications services
 providers.
 
 Etisalat has pioneered several 'green' initiatives such as Emirates Energy
 Star (EES) which have directly impacted the UAE's carbon footprint by
 reducing CO2 emissions.
 About Your Family Entertainment AG:
 
 Your Family Entertainment AG (WKN [German security code number]: A161N1,
 ISIN: DE000A161N14, Abbreviation: RTV) with its headquarters in Munich, was
 one founder of the first German private broadcaster, Sat.1, in 1984,
 contributed to the development of children's morning programming on Super
 RTL and is one of the founding members of Association of Private
 Broadcasters and Telemedia (VPRT). In addition, YFE is the producer and
 license distributor for high-quality programs for children and the whole
 family and has one of the largest broadcaster-independent program libraries
 in Europe. Its stock of programs includes well-known and beloved series
 such as "Enid Blyton", "Fix & Foxi" and "Altair". Since 2007, YFE operates
 the award-winning  your family Pay TV children's channel which is named
 "Fix&Foxi" since December 2014. RiC commenced broadcasting operations as a
 Free TV channel in September 2012. In addition, YFE operates 20 mobile TV
 broadcasters on the Hutchison 3 TV platform. YFE is headed by Dr. Stefan
 Piëch.
 
 Contact Your Family Entertainment AG
 
 YFE Press:     Petra Ritter     petra.ritter@yfe.tv
 YFE Investor Relations:     Michael Huber     Michael.huber@yfe.tv
 
 Your Family Entertainment AG
 Nordendstr. 64
 80801 Munich
 Tel.: +49 (0) 89 99 72 71-0
 Fax: +49 (0) 89 99 72 71 91
 Website: www.yfe.tv
 End of Media Release
 
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 Additional features:
 
 Document: http://n.equitystory.com/c/fncls.ssp?u=YWCJYTGKRH
 Document title: eLife_FixFoxi_kids channel
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Language: English Company: Your Family Entertainment AG Nordendstr. 64 80801 München Germany Phone: +49 (0)89 997 271-0 Fax: +49 (0)89 997 271-91 E-mail: ir@yfe.tv Internet: www.yf-e.com ISIN: DE000A161N14 WKN: A161N1 Listed: Regulated Market in Frankfurt (General Standard); Regulated Unofficial Market in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Hanover, Stuttgart End of News DGAP Media
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