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KBC TV to become a continuous news channel in Algeria

The authorities of the private general TV in Algeria, KBC, announced that KBC TV will be known as El Khabar TV in two to three months and will become at the same time a News TV channel.  The decision came after a meeting of the General Assembly of the Group El Khabar where Zahreddine Smati, [...]

TQ5 launched the Kabyl channel Taqbaylit TV

On July 1st, 2017, many representatives of the Kabyle diaspora in Canada attended the ceremony organized by the TQ5 media group in Montreal to officially announce the creation of the television channel Taqbaylit TV. It is a television channel dedicated to the culture of this region located in the north of Algeria. TAQBAYLIT TV programs [...]

Algeria approved the launch of new channels

Algeria will soon allow more TV channels in the country, Hamid Grine, minister of Communication has planned for around ten new TV channels. This new regulation will allow to increase the number of legal channel and reduce the illegal ones. On many occasions a quarantine on foreign TV channels has been talked about. Up until [...]

The ADB approves funding for Trans-Saharan Fiber-optic Ridge between Algeria, Niger, Nigeria and Chad

The African Development Bank (ADB) has given its approval for funding the Trans-Saharan Fiber-optic Research project for the interconnection of Algeria, Niger, Nigeria, Mali and Chad. The new has been announced by Boubacar Sidiki Traore, the representative of the ADB in Algeria. In the first phase the Trans-Saharan Fiber-optic Ridge project, the four countries namely [...]

EUTELSAT 7 West A satellite brings Echourouk News in HD in Algeria

Echourouk News, the news channel of Algerias Echourouk Media has announced its selection of EUTELSAT 7 West A satellite, to broadcast its high definition (HD) version in Algeria. Echourouk News is a very popular channel in Algeria and provides news 24/7 from the Arab world in both Arabic and French language. The channel intends to [...]

20th Century Fox seals deal with Les Films 26 for distribution in over 21 African countries

20th Century Fox has entered into a strategic partnership with Les Films 26 for the distribution of its films in 21 countries across Africa. Among the titles to be included are Ice Age: Collision Course, Assassins Creed from New Regency, The Birth of a Nation from Fox Searchlight and DreamWorks Animations Trolls. The agreement will [...]

Mondo TV to air GON in MENA

Middle East North Africans will now be welcoming GON, the Japanese manga series. Mondo TV, the production and distribution animation companies in Europe, has signed the deal with Discovery Corporate Services Limited, for the broadcasting and distribution of the animated series on Dkids channel. The particular pact will last for a period of three years, [...]

Viceland channel expands in Africa and Middle East

New deal is in sight in Africa and Middle East territory, Viceland channel is making its way in. In fact, the particular television network owned by Vice Media which is an American-Canadian digital media and broadcasting company, is expanding its wings across 44 countries including Jordan, Iran, Lebanon, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, [...]