Music streaming service Rdio, which competes with
This marks the first time Rdio (pronounced are-dee-oh) will be available to listeners in Asia, the company said in a blog post Thursday.
San Francisco-based Rdio, which charges $4.99 a month for unlimited Web streaming and $9.99 for use on mobile devices, is now available in 31 countries, the company said.
Other new markets include Colombia, Chile, the
Spotify launched in Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore in April, along with Mexico, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Iceland.
Internet radio company Pandora Media Inc., which has 70 million active users, is currently available only in the U.S., Australia and New Zealand.