Yahlive, the UAE-based satellite operator has added 16 new channels to its platform for its users in the northwest Africa region, that is the Maghreb. The number of channels on the Maghreb service now amounts to 65 and this includes 36 channels which are unique to Yahlive.
The bouquet offers 57 channels from Algeria and the platform offers a collection of channels which are homegrown, providing entertainment among which are Echourouk News, El Heddaf TV and Ennahar TV as well as worldwide channels including France 24, BBC Arabic, Abu Dhabi TV, Abu Dhabi Drama, Abu Dhabi Sports 1 & 2, National Geographic Abu Dhabi and Fashion 4K.
Ammar Baranbo, chief operating officer for Yahlive, said: “The Arabian Maghreb is a key focus for us and we are thrilled to have increased our channel offerings to these viewers within the last year. We look forward to sustaining the momentum and bringing more original, premium channels to viewers across this region”.
He further added that: “The increase in the number and quality of channels available through our satellite network is also creating opportunities for regional broadcasters to bring international and regional content to the right audience. This is just one of many initiatives, as we seek to work with more broadcasters”.