DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES--(CCNMatthews - January 12, 2007) - JumpTV Inc. (AIM: JTV) (TSX: JTV) (, the world's leading broadcaster of ethnic television over the Internet, has signed a strategic partnership agreement with LINKdotNET to market all of JumpTV's channels on a subscription basis across each of the company's 10 web portals including the #1 portal in the region MSN Arabia. MSN Arabia alone has more than 8,000,000 unique visitors per month, of which a significant number reside in North America and Europe. Owned by telecommunications giant, Orascom Telecom Holding Company (CASE: ORTE), LINKdotNET owns and operates 10 portals including MSN Arabia,,, ArabFinance,,,,, and The agreement will provide LINKdotNET users with access to all of JumpTV's 250+ channels with a focus on JumpTV's 45 Arab-focused channels including Aljazeera, Aljazeera English, MBC 1, Al Arabiya, Dubai TV, Mehwar Channel and 2M. "The core element of this partnership revolves around the ability of LINKdotNET users to join the JumpTV community with one click. We are confident that this will significantly increase our baseline subscriber numbers and lower our subscriber acquisition costs," said Kaleil Isaza Tuzman, president and chief executive officer of JumpTV International. "LINKdotNET is dedicated to providing users in the region with the most innovative relevant internet-based services. As Internet television increases in popularity, it is important that our users have access to video content that they will find relevant to their own lives," said Mohamed Sultan, chief products officer of LINKdotNET. Sultan continued, "JumpTV provides an offering that allows our portals to carry an unparalleled array of television programming and affords our users living away from home with access to more than 250 television channels from 70 countries that would typically only be available within a specific country or region." Amir Hegazi, JumpTV's general manager for the Middle East and North Africa group commented, "With the addition of LINKdotNET as a partner, JumpTV's television channels will now be available on the top Arab-focused portals around the world -- increasing our exposure to a key market for the Company." JumpTV's streamed content will be presented through the LINKdotNET's portals as part of a broadband content offering which is slated to launch by First Quarter, 2007. About LINKdotNET: LINKdotNET, the leading Internet Service and Solutions Provider, is a subsidiary of Orascom Telecom Holding Company, the largest integrated telecommunications services provider in the region. LINKdotNET has regional offices in Dubai, UAE; Riyadh, KSA and Islamabad, Pakistan. The company employs more than 1000 consultants, web developers and support staff in Egypt and the Region to deliver world class Internet and e-solutions to its users and clients. The company has won several awards and earned a variety of certifications in Internet-related fields. LINKdotNET is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner in Integrated E-Business Solutions, Microsoft Business Solutions, Custom Development Solutions, Information Worker Solutions and Advanced Infrastructure Solutions. LINKdotNET is also ISO 9001:2001 and CMMI level 3 certified. LINKdotNET is, in brief, the Region's powerhouse that provides, maintains, develops and promotes Internet solutions and services. About JumpTV JumpTV (AIM: JTV) (TSX: JTV) is the world's leading subscription-based broadcaster of ethnic television over the Internet. With over 250 channels from 70+ countries, JumpTV delivers its subscribers full-screen news, sports and entertainment content on a real-time basis from all corners of the globe. JumpTV has subscribers from over 80 countries who view channels on the JumpTV online network via high-speed Internet connections on their home computers, laptops, Internet-enabled televisions and mobile phones. Forward looking statement Certain statements herein may constitute forward-looking statements, including those identified by the expressions "may", "will", "should", "could", "anticipate", "believe", "plan", "estimate", "potential", "expect", "intent" and similar expressions to the extent they relate to the Company or its managements. These statements reflect the Company's current expectations and are based on information currently available to management. These forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks, uncertainties, assumptions and other factors that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from current expectations, including the matters discussed under "Risk Factors" contained in the Company's prospectus (admission document) dated August 1, 2006. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date hereof, and the Company assumes no obligation to update or revise them to reflect new events or circumstances.

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