Tag Archives: OSN

OSN rolls out new ‘flexible’ package in Saudi Arabia

OSN has introduced a flexible pay-TV package for subscribers in Saudi Arabia. The introduction of El Farq, meaning The Difference in Arabic has been on a three-month trial in the Kingdom. OSN announced El Farq has already earned a positive feedback from subscribers and remarkable sales growth. The Managing Director of Saudi Arabia, Bandar Al [...]

OSN dropping sports content and focusing on movies

As of March, Dubai-based pay tv operator OSN will air only OSN Sports Cricket HD and Ten Sports Channel.  According to OSNs new CEO Patrick Tillieux, changes to this will allow more room for movies and other key contents to be aired, specially content targeted to female viewers. There will also be more pop up [...]

OSN now available on Ooredoo Tv

Ooredoo tv customers can now enjoy premium entertainment with an OSN add-on of their choice when subscribing on a basic package with Ooredoo tv, at no additional cost. The offers within the basic package are: Entertainment GetStarted, Pehla Variety, Pehla Prime, OSN Pinoy Plus Extra, OSN Pinoy Plus, and OSN TFC Plus. Available OSN add-ons [...]

OSN offers pop-up channel to celebrate 90 years of Mickey Mouse

The famous Mickey Mouse, one of the most popular cartoon creations in the world, turns 90, OSN is honouring the breakthrough with a dedicated pop-up channel Disney Mickey Mouse with OSN. Children and families can celebrate Walt Disneys cartoon character with a selection of Mickey shows and movies on OSNs channel 7. All content [...]

OSN brings new seasons of House of Cards, The Last Kingdom, The Gifted across the MENA

OSNs November line-up offers comprise of the most awaited shows of the season. From the highly anticipated new seasons of popular series such as House of Cards final season, which comes to viewers in the Middle East at the same time as the US, to brand new Arabic shows and thought-provoking documentaries-premiering every Saturday. Subscribers [...]

Discovery Channel will premiere Wild Dubai on OSN

Wild Dubai scouts the vast often hidden wildlife of the largest city in the United Arab Emirates. The beauty of Dubai will be discovered through the traditions of camel racing and falconry, disclosing the influence of heritage on the commitment to preserve the wider environment and its wildlife. The Vice President & General [...]

OSN and Huawei ink new strategic IPTV partnership

OSN, the entertainment network inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Huawei, a global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, to provide a turnkey IPTV solution which allows telecom operators to deliver a state-of-the-art TV experience along with premium content. This new partnership with Huawei is part of OSNs digitisation [...]

Disney XD shows available in Arabic now on OSN

Disney fans in the Middle East and North Africa will now be able to enjoy Disney XD programmes in Arabic thanks to the pay-TV network OSN. OSN has announced that shows will be available in Arabic, opening up the popular TV channel to a broader and more diverse audience. The announcement follows the exclusive release [...]

OSN shuts down Movies Festival channel

Subscribers across the Middle East were left with one less option for viewing indie and underground cinema with the unannounced closure of OSNs Movies Festival channel. The channel was launched in 2014 and provided a variety of international fare including regional TV premieres of films such as Hidden Figures and the Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find [...]