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MBC Group inks media deal with COFE App

MBC Group has announced a partnership deal with COFE App, the online coffee-centric marketplace which currently serves across UAE, KSA, and Kuwait. The strategic partnership will see the media group support the digital application in achieving its ambitious growth strategy through MBCs channels, digital platforms, and events. While the network will play a crucial role [...]

MBC Group inks multi-platform deal with Animaccord for MENA

MBC Group has become the exclusive licensing agent for Animaccords children series Masha and the Bear in the MENA region. MBC Groups Licensing & Merchandising unit will provide Animaccord with a full 360-support solution, which includes but is not limited to inking consumer products deals, increasing and strengthening the presence of the Masha and the [...]

Sky’s kids show ‘The Brilliant World of Tom Gates’ coming to MENA in 2022

Sky commissioned a second series of kids show The Brilliant World of Tom Gates from TG Entertainment Limited for MENA region. The kids series will be available in 2022 on E-Vision as well as on MBC Groups streaming platform Shahid.  Commenting on the distribution deal, Lucy Murphy, Director of Kids Content at Sky UK and [...]

Saudi Sports Company rolls out SSC channels and partners with MBC to broadcast sports competitions

The Saudi Sports Company has launched satellite sports channels and sealed a contract with the MBC Group to provide broadcasting services for these channels and to transmit the events of the Saudi competitions (Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Cup Prince Mohammed bin Salman Professional Cup League Saudi Super Cup), for the upcoming [...]

Shahid VIP to rollout exclusive and special programming for Ramadan 2021

Shahid VIP the premium, subscription-based service of Shahid, the Arabic streaming platform will introduce its exclusive and special programming for Ramadan 2021, bolstering its position as the leading platform for the best Arabic content for the upcoming special season. Under the slogan of Ramadan Maana, or Ramadan with Us in English, Shahid VIP is [...]

MBC Group selects MediaGenix to manage on-demand, linear assets in MENA

Broadcast network MBC Group has chosen MediaGenix to run its broadcast management systems. Replacing its existing systems, MediaGenixs Whats On will oversee all of MBCs on-demand services and linear channels in a unified process. The Senior Manager Tech Ops of MBC Group, Aus Alzubaidi, said, After running multiple proof of concepts, we chose the [...]

MBC’s Shahid to premiere Arabic horror movie ‘Bloodline’ in MENA

MBC Groups streaming platform Shahid will premiere Arabic horror film Bloodline on October 30 exclusively in the MENA region. Bloodline is produced by Film Clinic, a production house founded by the Egyptian producer and screenwriter Mohamed Hefzy and counts Majid Al Ansari and Gabi Antal as executive producers. The feature film, written and directed by Rami Yasin, [...]