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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 [...]

Cable Network Egypt (CNE) renewed its agreement with beIN

BeIN Sports has restarted airing its linear TV channels in Egypt just one day after the network went off air following a disagreement with cable operator Cable Egypt (CNE). An agreement has been reached after the lengthy negotiations between Cable Network Egypt (CNE) and beIN to offer football fans in Egypt the opportunity to enjoy sporting [...]

iflix brings 13 new channels in MENA

Subscription VOD service iflix has extended its linear TV channel offering by bringing its total to 50, with the intention of reaching 80 by the end of 2018. iflix is currently accessible to users across Asia, Africa and the Middle East. The upgraded bouquet from the Kuala-Lumpur-based company has added 13 premium channels with content [...]

SPFL inked deal with beIN Sports to broadcast across MENA

Scottish football will be broadcasted live across the world after the SPFL inked a new TV deal with beIN Sports. Chief executive Neil Doncaster is expected to announce the new two seasons tie up in the next 24 hours after weeks of talks with the Qatar based media group. After weeks of talks with the Qatar based media group, [...]

EFL extends rights deal in MENA with BeIN until 2022

The English Football League (EFL) has finalised a multi-year extension of its rights deal with Qatar-based media giant BeIN Media Group. The partnership extends until the end of the 2021/22 season. BeIN Sports will exclusively air the second, third and fourth tiers of English club soccer along with the Carabao Cup competition – in [...]

BeIN and BBC want to collaborate to produce and distribute content in North Africa

BBC Studios has entered into a partnership with BeIN Media Group to produce and distribute content in several countries in the MENA region. While the main countries covered by this agreement are in the Middle East, the two companies are also exploring opportunities for collaboration in North Africa. As part of this partnership, BeIN plans [...]

beIN media to beam Wimbledon in MENA

The renowned grass court event from London will be broadcasted in MENA live in three languages Arabic, English and French across 11 beIN channels. HD9s Daily Arabic studio, presented by Adel Al Shatti and Amine Rhissasi, will include expert analysis by Moroccan tennis legend Karim Alami, former tennis coach Mamdouh Marzouk and Selima [...]

Free to launch Pay-TV service in Ivory Coast

In Ivory Coast, Xavier Niel, the boss of Free, could launch a Pay-TV service before the end of the year. The French operator was supposed to obtain, in early June, a license from the High Authority for Audiovisual and Communication (HACA) to create a bouquet of pay TV channels. To recall, Xavier Niel was personally [...]

Egypt TV to relay World Cup games including Pharaohs’ matches

Egypt’s National Media Authority reported that they will beam 22 games of 2018 World Cup games including pharaohs matches to meet the Egyptian fans demands of watching the games of their team. In an announcement, Egypt’s National Media Authority said that they asked FIFA to buy the broadcast rights of the 2018 World Cup games, [...]