Category Archives: TV channels / Content

beIN Sports to broadcast exclusive series across Qatar

beIN Media Group, the global sports and entertainment broadcaster and its flagship sports channel beIN Sports will broadcast an exclusive monthly series called Welcome to Qatar as the global broadcaster prepares to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar. beIN Sports series Welcome to Qatar will take viewers and subscribers on an incredible journey across [...]

beIN Sports bags MENA rights to Extreme E

beIN Media Group has seized the non-exclusive broadcast rights to the debut season of motorsport series Extreme E across 24 countries in the Middle East & North Africa (MENA). beIN Sports will broadcast live races featuring the 100 per cent electric motorsport cars, highlight shows and the series 20-part magazine programme, Electric Odyssey. The Extreme [...]

Sawa Rights Management adds eight new Russian TV channels to its portfolio in UAE

UAE-based content rights management company Sawa Rights Management (SRM) provides eight new and exclusive Russian entertainment TV channels to its extensive portfolio of more than 20 Russian channels that are now available to the hospitality and residential properties in the region. The new channels comprises of TNT, TNT4, Friday!, TV3, 8TV, UA|TV, Detski Mir and [...]

Showmax mobile price reduced across Africa

Showmax mobile subscribers across Africa will pay on average 20% less for access to the full Showmax catalogue on a single mobile device since April 19.   MultiChoice Group CEO for Connected Video, Yolisa Phahle, said, We know that consumers are under pressure at the moment and we believe this change will be appreciated by our [...]

beIN to offer exclusive family entertainment content for Ramadan

beIN Media Group is bringing families together this Ramadan with a line-up of exclusive drama, comedy, and cookery shows. beIN viewers and subscribers can now enjoy a new range of entertainment options during Ramadan through four new packages: Together, Kick-off, Premium, and Ultimate. Mohammad Al Subaie, acting CEO at beIN MENA said, We at beIN [...]

Shahid VIP to broadcast ‘Emilia Romagna Grand Prix’ across MENA

Shahid VIP will air the live matches of the Formula 1 season all in high-definition quality. Shahid VIP subscribers will be able to watch Emilia Romagna Grand Prix with English or Arabic commentary, from anywhere and on any device. Jakob Mejlhede Andersen, Chief Content Officer at Shahid commented: First, Formula-1 came to MBC Action; now [...]