Category Archives: General TV

Abu Dhabi Media and Television of Kuwait to exchange archiving material

The television of Kuwait represented by the Kuwait Ministry of Information and the Abu Dhabi Media company, ADMC, signed an agreement of understanding and collaboration to facilitate the exchange of archiving material.  This agreement launching will be marked by the immediate search of some material belonging to the Television of Kuwait at the Abu Dhabi [...]

Foxxum renews deal with El Araby smart TVs

The El Araby group and Foxxum have decided to strengthen their long-tern cooperation and involve Tornado, the own TV brand of Al Araby, as part of their strategic alliance.Foxxum will design and support Tornados Smart TV App Store which will be distributed throughout Egypt and the neighbouring Arabic countries. The Foxxum Smart TV Solution will [...]

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 [...]

iKO Media sealed distribution agreement with the World Fashion Channel

The global end-to-end service provider for broadcasters and content owners, iKO Media Group revealed that they have signed a distribution agreement with WFC (World Fashion Channel), an international satellite and cable TV channel dedicated to fashion, lifestyle and celebrities which broadcasts across Europe and CIS. WFC is a satellite and cable TV channel about fashion, [...]

TV Azteca Novela now in Africa

AMC Networks International picked up the classic telenovela I Forgot I Love You, for its Eva channel in Africa. The premiere of the 90×1-hour novella will air on the channel in Spanish and Portuguese. I Forgot I Love You marks the second title TV Azteca International has placed with Eva. Berta Orozco, the companys sales [...]

BeIn Sports unblocked in the UAE

BeIn Sports, the Qatari Channel is back in Dubai. The channel has been blocked for more than a month in the country due to the on-going rift between Qatar and surrounding countries. For some of the fans, the news is welcome with a relief as BeIN Sports is the only way of watching sporting events [...]

A+ Sport channel goes live in Africa

Canal+ launched a new sports channels in Africa, branded A+ Sport. The channel is said to show a variety of local and international sports. It will show coverage from the Jeux de la Francophonie, the final phases of the CAF Confederations Cup, and the Basketball Champions League. The newly added Canal+ channel is an offshoot [...]

DSTV Ghana brings down the Zapper HD decoder price

Multichoice Ghana announced a reduction in prices for its Zapper HD decoder. Cecil Sunkwa Mills, the General Manager for MultiChoice Ghana said, We have dropped the HD Zapper decoder price by almost 60% and with the current family holiday season coinciding with fresh kids programmes and international and local series, the return of the international [...]

All3Media bags deals in Africa

The leading independent distributor All3Media International has closed a significant number of deals in Africa as two of its key formats, namely, Undercover Boss and The Cube have been proposed for production in Nigeria. A host of finished content is picked up in both pan regions and local acquisitions.  Undercover Boss, the entertainment show where [...]

eNCA opts for LiveU newsgathering kit

eNCA, South Africas news organisation with over 16 million viewers, has chosen LiveUs flagship LU600 solution to extend its breaking news coverage around the country. With South Africas operators rolling out LTE, LiveUs cellular bonded technology offers a high-quality, reliable and cost-effective HD solution for mobile news-gathering.  Sean Thomas, broadcast delivery manager at eNCA said, [...]