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  • First animation concert by Didi & Friends

    First animation concert by Didi & Friends

    Collaborated with Digital Durian to present the first animation concert on local silver screens, Konsert Hora Horey Didi & Friends, grossing RM2.7 million in Malaysia cinemas

  • Muslim contemporary lifestyle channel NAURA

    Muslim contemporary lifestyle channel NAURA

    Launched brand new Muslim contemporary lifestyle channel, Naura offering local and international Islamic content to all customers on TV and OTT

  • Joint venture Nu Ideaktif with Grup Majalah Karangkraf

    Joint venture Nu Ideaktif with Grup Majalah Karangkraf

    Formed joint venture company, Nu Ideaktif with Grup Majalah Karangkraf to create content for the Malay-speaking audience

  • Original horror drama Nawangsih with Telkomsel

    Original horror drama Nawangsih with Telkomsel

    Collaborated with Indonesian wireless network provider, Telkomsel to produce an original horror drama, Nawangsih for its video streaming app, MAXstream

  • New high speed broadband bundle

    New high speed broadband bundle

    Introduced high-speed broadband bundle to residents of Jasin, Melaka in collaboration with a subsidiary of TNB

  • JomStudi for quality learning content

    JomStudi for quality learning content

    Astro, Digi and Media Prima collaborated to introduce JomStudi, a digital learning platform granting students easy access to quality educational content

  • Netflix bought Demon’s Path

    Netflix bought Demon’s Path

    Netflix acquired worldwide rights (ex-China) for Astro’s first Hong Kong original drama series, Demon’s Path

  • First original kids musical by Xiao Tai Yang

    First original kids musical by Xiao Tai Yang

    Astro Xiao Tai Yang presented its first original kids musical, The Five Elves: A Magical Journey Live Musical, captivating thousands of kids and adults

  • The Kuala Lumpur Major for eSports fans

    The Kuala Lumpur Major for eSports fans

    eGG Network co-organised The Kuala Lumpur Major, the first Major status tournament for the Dota Pro Circuit 2018/2019 season with PGL and Imba TV

  • First championship for badminton players under 15

    First championship for badminton players under 15

    Astro Kasih organised the Astro Junior Championships, the first ever Under 15 regional mixed-team badminton tournament as part of Astro’s commitment in developing young shuttlers

  • Collaboration with Les' Copaque for animation content

    Collaboration with Les' Copaque for animation content

    Partnered Les' Copaque Production on content sharing, distribution and marketing of their animation content including Upin & Ipin

  • New record for Tamil film

    New record for Tamil film

    Vedigundu Pasangge, a co-production by Astro Vaanavil and Veedu Production set a new Malaysia Book of Records for the highest GBO collection by a local Tamil film

  • Helping hand for earthquake and tsunami victims

    Helping hand for earthquake and tsunami victims

    Astro and Maxis jointly contributed to Tabung Bencana Gempa Bumi & Tsunami Sulawesi in aid of earthquake and tsunami victims in Central Sulawesi

  • Hantu Kak Limah set new record

    Hantu Kak Limah set new record

    Hantu Kak Limah set a new box office record in Malaysia by grossing RM38 million

  • GEGARMall for GEGAR fans

    GEGARMall for GEGAR fans

    GEGAR, the No.1 radio brand in the East Coast launched GEGARMall, offering a unique Go Shop experience for its listeners

  • Pinkfong and Baby Shark live musical

    Pinkfong and Baby Shark live musical

    Brought Pinkfong and Baby Shark live musical to Malaysia, a ticketed event featuring the original Korean cast and crew

  • Didi & Friends celebrating 1 billion Youtube views

    Didi & Friends celebrating 1 billion Youtube views

    Astro and Digital Durian presented Karnival 1 Bilion Didi & Friends in conjunction with the animation’s milestone of reaching 1 billion Youtube views

  • More Premier League seasons on Astro

    More Premier League seasons on Astro

    Secured the Premier League broadcast rights in Malaysia for the 2019/20 to 2021/22 seasons to provide unrivalled coverage of the world’s biggest and most exciting football league

  • Alliance of Campus eSports by eGG Network

    Alliance of Campus eSports by eGG Network

    eGG Network launched Alliance of Campus eSports to boost the eSports competency among local university students by partnering industry experts, universities and the National Sports Council of Malaysia

  • Partnership for Pinkfong and Baby Shark

    Partnership for Pinkfong and Baby Shark

    Formed partnership with SmartStudy on merchandising, character licensing and signature events of animated characters including Pinkfong and Baby Shark in Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei

  • New variety channel for entire family

    New variety channel for entire family

    Introduced new variety channel, Hello, featuring the best of local, regional and international programmes for the entire family, available to all customers on TV and OTT

  • FIFA World Cup in HD on all screens

    FIFA World Cup in HD on all screens

    As the official broadcaster of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, we offered all 64 live matches in HD on all screens, and collaborated with Twitter to provide match clips and tournament content on @stadiumastro to amplify sports conversations among Malaysians

  • First live 4K UHD broadcast

    First live 4K UHD broadcast

    Kicked off a new season of Premier League with the first live 4K UHD broadcast in Malaysia, offering a premium viewing experience to football fans

  • Best KL SEA Games Experience

    Best KL SEA Games Experience

    As the official broadcaster of KL2017, we offered four HD channels on Astro and NJOI and four exclusive channels on Astro GO and NJOI Now for the most comprehensive SEA Games coverage and viewing experience.

  • Nurturing Young Badminton Talent

    Nurturing Young Badminton Talent

    Astro Kasih extended collaboration with Nippon Badminton Association of Japan for Astro Kem Badminton to develop young badminton talent across the region.

  • Radio Brands for Millennials

    Radio Brands for Millennials

    Launched two digitally-led radio brands targeting millennials – Zayan and goXUAN.

  • Abang Long Fadil Tops Grossing Chart

    Abang Long Fadil Tops Grossing Chart

    Our movie Abang Long Fadil 2 became the highest grossing Malaysian movie of all-time with a box office collection of RM19 million.

  • Launch of NJOI Now

    Launch of NJOI Now

    Introduced NJOI Now, our freemium OTT service to provide access to 18 free channels, On Demand content and prepaid options for additional channels and titles.

  • Revamp of Astro GO

    Revamp of Astro GO

    Relaunched Astro GO with a more intuitive UI/UX and personalised content recommendations.

  • The Voice to be Heard

    The Voice to be Heard

    Co-produced The Voice, a successful reality singing show, with Singapore’s mm2 Entertainment and Starhub for broadcast in Malaysia and Singapore.

  • All about Talent

    All about Talent

    Launched Rocketfuel to offer integrated influencer marketing and talent management services with over 100 social influencers across ASEAN.

  • Gegar Vaganza goes Nusantara

    Gegar Vaganza goes Nusantara

    Gegar Vaganza Season 4 went regional with artists from Singapore and Indonesia participating for the first time, increasing its appeal to a wider Nusantara audience.

  • eGG brings MPL to Malaysia and Singapore

    eGG brings MPL to Malaysia and Singapore

    eGG Network partnered Moonton, developer of the popular multiplayer online battle arena game Mobile Legends: Bang Bang, to present the first ever Mobile Legends Professional League for mobile gamers in Malaysia and Singapore.

  •  JV with Karangkraf

    JV with Karangkraf

    Entered into a binding term sheet with Karangkraf to form a JV focusing on creating and monetising content in Malaysia and the Nusantara region.

  •  Astro Radio drops FM

    Astro Radio drops FM

    Refreshed our 11 radio brands by removing the ‘FM’ suffix, in line with our brand promise to engage fans through compelling content across multiple platforms.

  • BOO’s Original Horror Series

    BOO’s Original Horror Series

    BOO premiered 3 A.M. Bangkok Ghost Stories, its first original series in collaboration with top Thailand horror content producer, Five Star Production.

  •  Hatsune Miku Live in Malaysia

    Hatsune Miku Live in Malaysia

    Collaborated with Crypton Future Media Inc. to bring Hatsune Miku 2017 concert to Malaysia. The concert was recognised by The Malaysia Book of Records as the “First Live Hologram Concert in Malaysia” and streamed live globally on Tamago.