Tag Archives: North Africa

WinMedia, Globecast bring cost effective broadcast solutions to North Africa

WinMedia, a France-based provider of automation and content management software solutions for broadcasters, has signed a partnership with Globecast, a content contribution, preparation and distribution company,  to integrate and distribute their state-of-the-art technologies benefitting six popular TV channels in West and North Africa. This innovative remotely controlled solution enables broadcasters to run their channel playout operations from [...]

Arqiva brings Italian content to North Africa

UK-based communications infrastructure company, Arqiva, has inked a three-year contract with Italy-based broadcaster, LT Televisioni, to distribute Italian language content across North Africa and Europe via Eutelsats Hotbird satellite platform. LT Multimedia will provide Arqiva with one single Multi-Protocol Transport Service (MPTS) stream that contains four video channels including- an Italian cuisine and cooking show, [...]

ASBU picks Eutelsat 21B for broadcast exchange gateway

The Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) has concluded a multi-year contract for Ku-band capacity on the Eutelsat 21B satellite which will be used to broadcast content exchanges between regions extending from Morocco to Bahrain and from the Mediterranean to Yemen, Sudan and Mauritania. Eutelsat 21B with its best coverage both in elevation and performance provides [...]

Azerspace-1 starts broadcasting Lebanese channels

Azerbaijani satellite Azerspace-1 has started broadcasting Lebanese TV channels and says Afghanistan and Iraq have also expressed interest in using Azerspace-1 transponders in the future. Azerspace-1 is Azerbaijanis first national satellite and broadcasts a total of 63 channels including eight local channels. It was launched in February 2013, and covers Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, Central [...]