Wednesday January 06, 2016

Netflix Launches In 130 New Countries

Reed Hastings took the stage in Las Vegas today to announce that Netflix is now available in 130 additional countries. The one country not on the list was China, but Hastings said he hopes to be there "in the future."

CEO Reed Hastings made the announcement today in Las Vegas: Netflix is now available in 130 additional countries as of today, including emerging markets like India, Indonesia, Russia, Azerbaijan, and developed markets like Singapore and South Korea. Then Hastings made a loaded statement. "While you have been listening to me talk," he said. "The Netflix service has gone life in nearly every country of the world but Chinaآ—where we hope to also be in the future."