Al Jazeera launched new HD Bouquet on Es’hail-1 for MENA

Es’hailSat, a Qatar satellite company announced that Al Jazeera Media Networks has launched a new HD bouquet on the Es’hail-1 satellite located at 25.5 degrees East hotspot covering the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region.

The bouquet is being broadcast in high definition, with content from Al Jazeera Arabic and Al Jazeera English currently available and Al Jazeera Mubasher and Al Jazeera Documentary Channel coming soon. The bouquet further adds to the attractive line-up of TV content currently broadcast via Es’hail-1. Al Jazeera is Qatar’s leading news and entertainment channel with a wide variety of programming content and a worldwide following.

Ali Ahmed Al Kuwari, President and CEO, Es’hailSat’s, said: “We are delighted that Al Jazeera Media Networks has once again entrusted Es’hail-1 to broadcast its premium content to Mena.

“A growing number of established and new channels are choosing Es’hail-1 at the leading hotspot for TV content for distribution of their channels in Mena. With Es’hail-1 in operation and Es’hail-2 to be launched in Q4 2016, we are ideally placed to support the continued growth and expansion of the media sector by providing premium content, communications independence, quality of service and market penetration,” Al Kuwari added.