Tag Archives: Arabsat

Med1- TV Channel on Arabsat

Med1-TV HD a news, current affairs and sport channel has joined Arabsats new DVB-S2 platform. The channel broadcast standard news, talk shows and documentaries in Morroco. It is highly rated and is among the top Pan-Arab stations in North Africa.  Hassan Khivar president and CEO of Med1 TV said, As we enter a new era [...]

Arabsat introduces dedicated frequency for Tunisian channels

Arabsat has dedicated a frequency on BADR-4 Satellite for all the Tunisian Channels it presently broadcasts.  The Middle East and North African (MENA) satellite operator revealed that Tunisia Nat1, Tunisia Nat2, Hannibal TV and Al Janoubia TV will now join Attasia TV and M Tunisia TV in the Tunisian Channels Bouquet from ONT, via the [...]

Berbere TV added to Arabsat channel bouquet

The north African Commercial broadcaster Berbere Television has been added to Arabsat BADR-5 satellite. The Maghreb bouquet will broadcast Berbere TV, Berbere Jeunesse, Berbere Music and two satellite radio channels as well.  Khalid Balkheyour, president and CEO of Arabsat said Arabsat is committed to continue its efforts to partner with premium broadcasters to provide Arab [...]

Arabsat launched its Free-To-Air DVB-S2 platform

Arabsat, the Middle East satellite operator launched its free-to-air (FTA) DVB-S2 platform for both broadcasters and viewers, offering a range of HD international TV channels. The channels will reach homes with a minimum receive dish size across the Middle East, North Africa and Europe via the Arabsat BADR-4 satellite at 26° East. In his comments, [...]

TV5 Monde channels launch on Arabsat FTA

The French international Broadcaster TV5 Monde has begun broadcasting TV5 Monde Maghreb Orient HD and TV5Monde Style HD on the newly launched Arabsat Free-to-air DVB-S2 platform.   Arabsat continues to be the supporting pillar of the HD movement in the Middle East & North Africa. Indeed, we rely on our international partners like TV5 Monde to [...]

MBC chooses Arabsat to carry their HD sports channels

MBC will now be broadcasting in MBC Pro Sports channels HD in the MENA region with the Arabsat satellite. Like Ethiosat in Ethiopia, the MBC has decided to rely on one satellite operator only to distribute its content. Sam Barnett CEO of the MBC group declared: Today we are proceeding with what we started back [...]

beIN adds TRT World to its network

beIN, the Middle East pay-TV network, has recently added TRT World, the English international news channel from Turkey. It is an HD channel which will be available in 190 countries across ten satellites. The news platform is one from the Turkish radio and Television Corporation. The channel will as well be accessible free-to-air on other [...]

Arabsat and Globecast partners to introduce TRT World HD

Arabsat, the communications satellite operator in Saudi Arabia is linking up with Globecast, the global solutions provider, to launch TRT World in high definition on Arabsats Badr-6 satellite at 26o E. Globecast will provide connectivity through its seamless fibre network and Paris NOC to enable the uplink of the TRT news platform (from Turkey) to [...]

Arabsat links up with ONT to introduce platform for Tunisian satellite broadcast

Arabsat, the communications satellite operator in Saudi Arabia, has sealed the pact with the Office National de la Telediffusion Tunisien (ONT) to introduce a Tunisian broadcast platform on Arabsat Badr-4 at 26 degrees East. Tunisian and regional broadcasters will have direct access from Tunis to the satellites geographic footprint over the Middle East, North Africa [...]

Arabsat and ERTU brings new Egyptian bouquet in Africa

The communications satellite operator in Saudi Arabia, Arabsat, and the Egyptian Radio and Television Union (ERTU), has officially launch the Egyptian bouquet on Arabsat 5-C. the new bouquet will be covering the African continent. Via Arabsat satellites, the Egyptian TV which will be comprised of cinema, cultural and sport TV channels will be accessible in [...]