Shahid VIP collaborates with Asharq News to provide its content to the streaming platform in the Arab world. Selective programming from Asharq News will be accessible to stream on Shahid VIP.
The Asharq News experience is available through a dedicated television channel, as well as multiple digital platforms, providing continuous insights into the people, events, organisations and ideas that impact the MENA region and international markets.
The Senior Partnerships Manager at Shahid, Scott Weeman, said, “We are very excited to have Asharq News on board adding a unique brand of news, current affairs, and business analysis to Shahid VIP’s portfolio. This latest channel addition reinforces Shahid VIP’s commitment to bringing the highest quality content to our audiences through large-scale productions, exclusive acquisitions, and strategic partnerships.”
The General Manager of Asharq News, Dr Nabeel AlKhatib, also commented, “Our partnership announcement with Shahid VIP guarantees additional viewership for some of our top programming. As consumption habits change, demand is always on the rise it is, therefore, integral that the supply for diverse programming is also met and this is what we aim to achieve by streaming our varied content of Arabic-language productions that address social and cultural topics of public interest”.