Tag Archives: Al-Baghdadia

Al-Baghdadia selects Harmonic equipment to switch to HD

Al-Baghdadia, an Arabic-langauge satellite channel in Cairo, has partnered with Harmonic, California based video delivery infrastructure provider, to transition to high definition format. The channel has installed ingest and play-out solution which has been facilitated by Cairo based system integrator, AV Solutions. Al-Baghdadia needed a redundant, reliable, expandable and future-proof server system that could meet [...]

Egypt blocks three Iraqi channels

Egypt has blocked three private Iraqi TV stations- Al-Baghdadia, al-Rafidain and al-Hadath, from its main satellite system after complaints of their coverage fuelling religious tensions. The three TV channels have been off the air in Iraq and Egypt since last week after they were barred from the state-owned satellite operator, Nilesat, which broadcasts across the [...]