Netflix has launched its internet TV network to more than 130 new countries around the world, including the UAE.
The company made the announcement and the service went live during a keynote by co-founder and Chief Executive Reed Hastings at tech show CES 2016 in Las Vegas, US.
Members will be able to watch Netflix’s original series as well as a catalog of licensed TV shows and movies.
This year, the company plans to release 31 new and returning original series, two dozen original feature films and documentaries, a wide range of stand-up comedy specials and 30 original kids series.
Netflix has also added Arabic, Korean, Simplified and Traditional Chinese to the 17 languages it already supports.
Hastings said: “From now onwards, we will listen and we will learn, gradually adding more languages, more content and more ways for people to engage with Netflix.”
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