Tag Archives: Information Affairs Authority (IAA)

Bahrain TV sets out on global outreach

The Information Affairs Authority (IAA) of Bahrain has signed an agreement with Arabsat and Globecast, to take the public broadcaster, Bahrain TV, to global shores and air it in Arab-speaking communities all over the world. The IAA gave the go-ahead for the channel to broadcast its programmes on four satellites in countries including USA, South [...]

Noor-Sat under Bahrain’s scanner for violation

Bahrains High Authority for Information and Communication (HAIC) has referred the files, contracts and agreements of TV company, Noor-Sat, to the National Audit Office to identify irregularities and violations. This comes after Noor-Sat violated an agreement with Information Affairs Authority (IAA) by launching satellite stations without obtaining IAAs approval. Following which, IAA demanded the company [...]