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‘Squid Game’ Helps Make Asia Lone Bright Spot for Netflix

  • Netflix adds 1 million viewers in region, bucking global fall
  • Dystopian South Korean series became Netflix’s biggest launch
Squid Game S1
Squid Game S1

Source: Netflix

South Korean dystopian hit ‘Squid Game’ has helped make Asia a lone bright spot for Netflix Inc., which added more than 1 million subscribers in the region last quarter, even as the streaming service’s total audience declined for the first time in a decade. 

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