Tag Archives: beIN Sports

Public broadcaster in Morocco bags the broadcasting rights for 22 international sports events

Morocco public broadcaster Société Nationale de Radiodiffusion et de Télévision (SNRT) has obtained the green light for the broadcasting rights for 22 international sports events held at the 2018 World Cup, said Arryadia TV Wednesday on twitter. The initiative comes as the state-owned television network concluded an agreement with beInSPORTS North Africa and the Middle [...]

beIN Sports pulls TV channels from du customers in the UAE

beIN Sports, which holds the exclusive rights to broadcast the FIFA World Cup in the Gulf region, has pulled its channels and packages from du customers in the UAE,the news fell on Saturday. In a tweet, the Dubai-based telecoms operator said it was “temporarily unable to show beIN sports channels and packages due to a [...]

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 [...]

BeIN Sports bags MENA rights for next four Olympic games

The multi-territory deal has been sealed in the Middle East North Africa between BeIN Media Group and the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The global network of sports channels has bagged the contract for the next four Olympic Games. Both summer and winter games will be available, according to the pact, beginning with the XXIII Olympic [...]

beIN Sports installs digital workflow from EVS

beIN Sports, Doha based sports broadcaster, has signed a technology partnership with EVS Broadcast Equipment, Belgium based broadcast and media production systems provider. The broadcaster has installed integrated digital workflow to enhance the efficiency of French channels. It has installed ingest and playout centre at BeIN Sports’ Qatar headquarters. “As beIN Sports provides exclusive access [...]

Shaw Direct adds beIN Sports to satellite channel bouquet

Qatari broadcaster, beIN Media Group and Canadian satellite television provider, Shaw Direct, have signed an agreement. beIN Sports will be added on the satellite platform. “We are excited to bring Canadian sports fans the best live sporting action from around the globe along with all the highlights and expert analysis,” said Yousef Al-Obaidliy, Deputy CEO [...]

beIN Sports acquires 53% stake in Digiturk

Qatar-based operator, beIN Media Groups Chairman and CEO, Nasser Al-Khelaifi, has reportedly acquired a 53% stake in Turkish satellite pay-TV operator, Digiturk, for USD 820 million, according to reports. The acquisition would make Al Jazeera a prominent player in Turkey, which is the top TV market in South-Eastern Europe, and boost its soccer offering ahead [...]

BeIN Sports adds new channel

Qatari sports broadcaster, beIN Sports, has added a new channel to its existing pair of sports channels, to exclusively carry rugby, basketball, handball, athletics, judo and volleyball. The channel will be added it the bouquet free of cost to its existing subscribers. According to reports, BeIN Sports, currents has more than 2.5 million subscribers[...]

BeIN Sports offers free service

Qatari broadcaster, BeIN Sports, announced to offer a free one-month extension to its online viewing service to customers who complained about not being able to watch English Premier League matches. The sports broadcaster, last week, had cut down the number of live EPL games this season in a bid to battle piracy issues. However, subscribers [...]

duTV unveils World Cup package

UAE-based IPTV provider, du, announced to deliver five dedicated HD channels for FIFA World Cup with a tailored beIN Sports package, priced at AED 440 (USD 120). “Providing the most convenient value-added services is our top priority. We realise that our customers need the flexibility to be able to watch the 2014 FIFA World Cup [...]