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Arab satellite TV channels surge to 1,294 in 2014

Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) and a High Committee for Co-ordination among Arab Satellite Channels (HCCASC) have jointly reported that the number of satellite channels in the region surge to 1,294 in 2014. There are over 165 public and 1129 private broadcasting/ re- broadcasting satellite channels in multiple languages and different genres. According to an [...]

ASBU picks Eutelsat 21B for broadcast exchange gateway

The Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) has concluded a multi-year contract for Ku-band capacity on the Eutelsat 21B satellite which will be used to broadcast content exchanges between regions extending from Morocco to Bahrain and from the Mediterranean to Yemen, Sudan and Mauritania. Eutelsat 21B with its best coverage both in elevation and performance provides [...]