NEW YORK, January 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
VIVA Entertainment Group (OTTV), a developer of OTT systems through which television services are delivered using the internet, is pleased to announce that they have been granted membership into the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), a strategic policy initiative for businesses that are committed to aligning their operations and strategies with ten universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labor, environment and anti-corruption.
Endorsed by chief executives, the UNGC is a practical framework for the development, implementation, and disclosure of sustainability policies and practices, offering participants a wide spectrum of work streams, management tools, and resources-all designed to help advance sustainable business models and markets.
The UNGC will allow for a greater transparency of VIVA Entertainment Group (VIVA) and its objectives. It will provide a framework for reporting progress, sustainability, and potential. Additionally, the UNGC also relays information to investors that The Company has established values with, in order for them to be aware and active in regards to issues regarding human rights, anti-corruption, the environment, and labor issues.
"VIVA aims to empower cable companies and telecoms globally with VIVA's cost-effective and technologically superior services," said Johnny Falcones Viva's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "Joining the Global Compact connects VIVA directly with opportunities around the world and opens up new global partnerships. Along with The Brewer Group and endorser Ambassador Jack Brewer, VIVA's goal is to provide people in developing countries more access to information. Engaging directly with telecoms across the globe demonstrates VIVA's ability to work with other companies to expand its products, while creating revenues for the Company and shareholders"
About VIVA Entertainment Group
VIVA Entertainment Group, Inc. is a global entertainment and technology company connecting content owners and video distributors to deliver premium content on any smart device with a screen. Viva has developed an OTT system through which television services are delivered using the Internet protocol suite over a network such as the Internet, instead of being delivered through traditional terrestrial, satellite signal and cable television formats. Viva, your entertainment partner, provides subscribers access to the content they want anywhere, anytime. With a WiFi connection our customers can watch Live TV from around the world, TV shows, as well as movies on demand, Tele-video conference and many other interactive features. Independent and major film studios, television networks, Telecoms, Cable Companies, and emerging ISPS partner with Viva for enhanced capabilities in multi-platform video distribution. The only true end-to-end provider of premium content technology services, VIVA looks to license and deliver to traditional and OTT video distributors across the world. VIVA is a publicly traded company under the stock symbol OTTV http://www.vivagroup.tv
About United Nations Global Compact
The UN Global Compact is a platform for the development, implementation and disclosure of responsible corporate practices. The initiative has enlisted more than 9,000 corporate members 3,000 non-business signatories based in 160 countries around the world to lead change on the global sustainable development agenda by aligning their operations and strategies with 10 universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labor, environment and anti-corruption. For more information please visit, https://www.unglobalcompact.org/
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