Al Aan TV launches HD channel on Arabsat in the Middle East


Dubai-based Al Aan TV has started to broadcast its free-to-air (FTA) high definition (HD) channel on the Arabsat Badr-4 satellite. The pan-Arab HD channel joins Al Aan’s standard definition channel on Arabsat, offering 24-hour news coverage in Arabic as well as entertainment aimed at Arab families and women.

“Al Aan TV is one of the distinguished channels which was able to establish itself as a multimedia brand in MENA by broadcasting its original, interactive and responsible content with crystal clear picture quality and sound since its foundation in 2006,” said Wael Al Buti, CCO, Arabsat.

Maysa Mourad, director of content and marketing, Al Aan TV, added, “It is critical how the HD channel is in keeping … with the advancements of Al Aan TV … it will present our hard work better, enhance viewer’s experience, and pursue the viewer’s aspirations.”