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BeIN secures content with Irdeto in MENA

Qatar-based pay-TV operator beIN has cemented its relationship with Irdeto by signing a three-year deal to secure its content. Irdeto will supply its conditional access technology and security for the delivery of beINs live sports and entertainment content across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). As a growing brand providing premium content across the [...]

Football Fans having to look for alternatives following BeIn Sports block in the UAE

In the midst of the current diplomatic issues with Qatar, access to the beIN Sports TV has been obstructed by local UAE providers. Fans expecting the start of the English Premier League season next month will need to find other ways to watch the matches, the kick-off announced for August 12.  BeIN holds the exclusive [...]

PBS Sports launched to compete with BEIN Sports

Saudi-Arabia, in partnership with Egypt is launching its own TV network, PBS Sports, to bring down the Qatari monopoly of the entertainment television, BEIN Sports. PBS Sports groups will launch 11 channels and will be broadcasted in the region and internationally. Available on Nilesat, PBS Sport would not be encrypted and will be available for [...]

Saudi Arabia and Bahrain slab new subscriptions to BeIN

After the ban of Al-jazeera channels and website in Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, the two countries decided to block new subscriptions to BeIN Media, the Qatar based pay-TV network. The network holds Middle East holds many rights for Major FIFA events such as the World Cup or event national event such as English Premier League. [...]

Ooredoo include BeIN package in its offer

Ooredoo (former Qtel) announced that Ooredoo TV and Mozaic TV will be available as premium content in the BeIN offer.  Thus, Ooredoo TV and Mozaic TV customers will have access to sport content from the Qatari network. The BeIN full package is costing around US$ 30 a month for numerous live coverage and exclusive content [...]

beIN brings the Cup of African Nations in MENA

beIN, the Qatar-based broadcaster is bringing the Cup of African Nations to its viewers in the Middle East North African territory. The football competition, consisting of six African teams which include four Arab teams, will kick off in January 14 next year and will end in February 05, 2017. The broadcaster will be screening the [...]

BeIN to air Ellen DeGeneres TV show in Middle East

Fans of the Ellen DeGeneres residing in the Middle East will be thrilled. A TV show of hers called Ellens Design Challenge, will be aired in the region, on the TV channel beIN in the month of November on channel 118. The show is an American furniture design reality competition series. it features six furniture [...]

beIN sports hike prices in United Arabs Emirates

Etisalat has raised the price of its beIN Sports TV package from AED 78(US$ 21.24) to AED 110(US$ 29.95) a month. The telecoms operator said the price rise came from beIN sports. The package includes the English Premier League and Champions League football.   Customers are being charged extra even though beIN, the Qatari broadcaster, [...]

beIN brings Turners HD Kids channels in MENA

Turners kids channels, Cartoon Network and Boomeerang, will now be offered with dual-language options in the region of the Middle East and North Africa. the channels will be offered in English and Arabic uniquely on beIN Medias regional pay-TV bouquet for customers of Direct-to-Home satellite and those compatible with IPTV platforms. Speaking about the development, [...]