Category Archives: TV channels / Content

beIN boosts its MENA bouquet by adding Fox channels

The HD channels Fox Life, Arabic channel Fox Rewayat and Fox Crime providing both global and locally produced content will be added on beIN bouquet in the MENA region. Genres comprise food, travel, home, wellness, drama, and crime and investigation. The General Manager and Senior Vice President of Fox Networks Group, Sanjay Raina, said, The recently launched [...]

ZAFARI, animated series to screen on Spacetoon TV

Spacetoon TV, the first kids TV channel in MENA, has announced an 11-minure animated series, called ZAFARI. ZAFARI has a unique concept, being the first episodic animated series to be fully rendered in Unreal Engine, a real-time graphics engine mainly used to render video games. The high creativity in combining shapes and skins of different [...]

Multimedios would end its alliance with Chivas

After Mexican football team Guadalajara – better known as Las Chivas – announced its return to FTA through three TV networks in that country since 2019, Multimedios, one of them which obtained local Chivas football matches broadcasting rights would be concluding its commercial relationship with the club. According to Mexican sports newspaper Record website, Multimedios [...]

Disney must sell Fox Sports in Brazil to merge with Fox

Economic Defense Administrative Council (CADE) decided to deny Disney the possibility of keeping Fox Sports in Brazil and ordered it to sell it. The entity believes that coexistence between Fox Sports and ESPN would create a monopoly in the country. With Fox Sports sale by Disney, any other media group would be able to acquire [...]

New talk show ‘Vim Talk’ available on Adom TV

Audiences of Adom TV will have the opportunity to watch as from Saturday, Afia Pokua, one of Adom FMs most prolific journalists, hosting her new brand-new show Vim Talk. Afias show will offer spectators the occasion to watch celebrities, media personalities and other persons of interest in a one-on-one interview setting within a 30-minutes runtime. [...]

Bitel strengthens its Peruvian participation and starts offering TV this year

Bitel (Viettel Telecom), a Vietnamese capitals company, plans to expand itself as telecommunications operator in Peru, where it will start offering TV from this year, according to its General Manager, Phan Hoang Viet. According to the executive, the first Bitels Peruvian step will be to offer internet, to later add TV and telephony. In addition, [...]

YuppTV available in Kuwait

The platform offers both live TV and content on demand, will be available in Kuwait by NHE for a subscription fee of US$9 per month. The Vice President of YuppTV, Middle East and North Africa, Zahra Zayat, stated, Our service is 100% legal and we offer all premium channels such as Colors, Zee, Asianet, and [...]

Alhurra TV to roll out Prime’s documentaries in MENA

US-based Alhurra TV, a public Arabic satellite TV channel broadcasting news and current affairs, has collaborated with the Prime Entertainment Group to show Primes documentaries in MENA. The partnership will allow Alhurra TV to broadcast around five hours of documentaries from Prime’s biographies catalogue in February 2019. Alhurra TV has seized broadcast rights to Primes [...]

Claro Brazil’s complaint against Fox and Turner reaches final arguments

Complaint made by Claro Brazil at Brazilian National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel), where it questioned Fox and Turners  direct-to-consumer model, continues its course. The agencys technical area gave a 10 day period for the reported companies to present their final arguments, starting from the allegations reception. Anatel can formulate a technical position until the end of [...]

TVC Communications launches its new HD studio in Nigeria

TVC news has launched a brand-new high definition studio in Lagos, Nigeria. Based on its substantial investment, TVC is now in a position to become the leader in breaking news in Nigeria. Chief Executive Officer, TVC Communications, Andrew Hanlon said, Behind this state-of-the art studio in Lagos lies the real engine of our news operation: [...]