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Gulf business events, information, photos and data for Saudi, UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain and more. http://www.arabianindustry.com/broadcast/?service=rss Tue, 14 Aug 2018 03:31:54 +0400 www.arabianindustry.com https://www.arabianindustry.com Arabian Industry - Broadcast http://www.arabianindustry.com/broadcast/?service=rss 144 16 en ITP Digital Ltd. 2018 webmaster@www.arabianindustry.com (webmaster) Tue, 14 Aug 2018 03:31:54 +0400 20 Avid appoints NMK Electronics as ME distributor for Pro Audio http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/13/avid-appoints-nmk-electronics-as-me-distributor-for-pro-audio-5964179/ With NMK already managing Avid's Live Sound family of solutions, the distributor will add Avid’s Pro Tools audio tools and workflow solutions to its existing portfolio. News | Broadcast Mon, 13 Aug 2018 09:42:29 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/13/avid-appoints-nmk-electronics-as-me-distributor-for-pro-audio-5964179/ Abu Dhabi Media signs deals with Saudi's Thamer bin Saud Al Muraibdh http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/12/abu-dhabi-media-signs-deals-with-saudis-thamer-bin-saud-al-muraibdh-5963815/ The Abu Dhabi Media company has signed a media cooperation agreement with Thamer bin Saud Al Muraibdh Ltd, TSM Group, in Saudi Arabia News | Broadcast Sun, 12 Aug 2018 11:38:46 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/12/abu-dhabi-media-signs-deals-with-saudis-thamer-bin-saud-al-muraibdh-5963815/ Lunar Cinema, Al Muzn sign agreement for Oman's first laser projection cinema http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/12/lunar-cinema-al-muzn-sign-agreement-for-omans-first-laser-projection-cinema-5963828/ Launching in November with the first laser projector screen in Oman, the cinema will boast of three VIP suites with 42 seats and dining facilities, as well as a public seating capacity of 80. News | Broadcast Sun, 12 Aug 2018 11:05:33 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/12/lunar-cinema-al-muzn-sign-agreement-for-omans-first-laser-projection-cinema-5963828/ beIN secures English Premier League rights http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/12/bein-secures-english-premier-league-rights-5963776/ As the new EPL season kicks off, beIN have announced a deal for MENA broadcast rights until the 2021/22 season News | Broadcast Sun, 12 Aug 2018 09:49:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/12/bein-secures-english-premier-league-rights-5963776/ StarzPlay will be profitable by 2019: CEO http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/9/starzplay-ceo-aiming-for-profitability-by-mid-2019-5963139/ Starzplay will introduce services into Pakistan later this month and could be profitable within the year if it continues at its current growth rate, according to its founder and CEO Maaz Sheikh News | Broadcast Thu, 09 Aug 2018 10:20:18 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/9/starzplay-ceo-aiming-for-profitability-by-mid-2019-5963139/ Globo's Brainiacs show to air in MENA http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/8/globos-brainiacs-show-to-air-in-mena-5962684/ The programme shows the life of a 12-year-old boy who discovers his passion for robotics News | Broadcast Wed, 08 Aug 2018 09:34:20 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/8/globos-brainiacs-show-to-air-in-mena-5962684/ Ramadan period accounted for 42% of radio listening in Q2: Nielsen http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/7/ramadan-period-accounted-for-42-of-radio-listening-in-q2-nielsen-5962515/ UAE radio listening increased for some nationalities throughout the four weeks of Ramadan, accounting for 42% of all radio listening in the second quarter News | Broadcast Tue, 07 Aug 2018 02:58:04 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/7/ramadan-period-accounted-for-42-of-radio-listening-in-q2-nielsen-5962515/ Saudi movie director Haifaa al-Mansour keen to film back home http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/7/saudi-movie-director-haifaa-al-mansour-keen-to-film-back-home-5962216/ Fresh from shooting her first film in English, Haifaa al-Mansour plans to return to her native Saudi Arabia next month for her new project. News | Broadcast Tue, 07 Aug 2018 09:55:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/7/saudi-movie-director-haifaa-al-mansour-keen-to-film-back-home-5962216/ Arabic version of Weird But True premiers on National Geographic Kids Abu Dhabi http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/6/arabic-version-of-weird-but-true-premiers-on-national-geographic-kids-abu-dhabi-5961800/ Series of 75 short-format adapted to kids 7-14 years designed to spark curiosity, encourage STEM and develop scientific minds News | Broadcast Mon, 06 Aug 2018 09:05:20 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/6/arabic-version-of-weird-but-true-premiers-on-national-geographic-kids-abu-dhabi-5961800/ Director Bille August to preside over jury of Cairo Film Festival http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/5/director-bille-august-to-preside-over-jury-of-cairo-film-festival-5961644/ Cairo film fest president Mohamed Hefzy told Variety that he was honored to have gotten August to agree to serve as jury president for what he called the “historic 40th edition” of the event. News | Broadcast Sun, 05 Aug 2018 02:14:27 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/5/director-bille-august-to-preside-over-jury-of-cairo-film-festival-5961644/ Zee's Weyyak celebrates one year of operations http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/5/zees-weyyak-celebrates-one-year-of-operations-5961410/ Zee’s Arabic OTT platform Weyyak celebrated a successful first year since launching in May 2017, with three million unique users on the platform and 10m video views during the month of Ramadan. News | Broadcast Sun, 05 Aug 2018 11:08:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/5/zees-weyyak-celebrates-one-year-of-operations-5961410/ Saudi's Kingdom Holding Company invests in music streaming platform Deezer http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/5/saudis-kingdom-holding-company-invests-in-music-streaming-platform-deezer-5961241/ Dutch music streaming platform Deezer says it has raised $186m in fresh funds from investors including Prince Alwaleed's Kingdom Holding News | Broadcast Sun, 05 Aug 2018 09:50:51 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/5/saudis-kingdom-holding-company-invests-in-music-streaming-platform-deezer-5961241/ Morocco's Hit Radio gets license for two TV channels http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/2/moroccos-hit-radio-gets-license-for-two-tv-channels-5961007/ The move to grant a license to the independent and privately owned Hit Radio is seen as a major breakthrough for privately owned media in Morocco. News | Broadcast Thu, 02 Aug 2018 02:58:43 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/2/moroccos-hit-radio-gets-license-for-two-tv-channels-5961007/ Google, Alibaba to discuss next gen video at IBC's Content Everywhere http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/2/google-alibaba-to-discuss-next-gen-video-at-ibcs-content-everywhere-5960981/ New ‘Content Everywhere’ hub announced for IBC 2018 will be featuring 10 expert panel discussions, 34 product demos, and speakers from the likes of Google, Alibaba and CSGi News | Broadcast Thu, 02 Aug 2018 12:40:13 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/2/google-alibaba-to-discuss-next-gen-video-at-ibcs-content-everywhere-5960981/ BBC Studios extends partnership with beIN Group http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/2/bbc-studios-extends-partnership-with-bein-group-5960877/ As part of the agreement, BBC Studios and beIN intend to seek opportunities for the development and/or production of content, while exploring the acquisition of additional BBC Studios’ digital content by beIN. News | Broadcast Thu, 02 Aug 2018 09:59:55 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/aug/2/bbc-studios-extends-partnership-with-bein-group-5960877/ Simplestream appoints sales director for EMEA http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/30/simplestream-appoints-sales-director-for-emea-5959642/ Simplestream has appointed Fabio Gallo as sales director for EMEA region. News | Broadcast Mon, 30 Jul 2018 01:34:03 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/30/simplestream-appoints-sales-director-for-emea-5959642/ Saudi's Al Rashed Empire Cinema Consortium plans to open 30 theatres http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/30/saudis-al-rashed-empire-cinema-consortium-plans-to-open-30-theatres-5959655/ Al-Rashed Empire Cinema Consortium received the licence on Sunday after US giant AMC and Dubai-based Vox Cinemas opened theatres in April and May this year News | Broadcast Mon, 30 Jul 2018 01:19:49 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/30/saudis-al-rashed-empire-cinema-consortium-plans-to-open-30-theatres-5959655/ BBC R&D wins IBC award for artificial intelligence research http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/30/bbc-rd-wins-ibc-award-for-artificial-intelligence-research-5959473/ The IBC Best Conference Paper Award has been won by a team from BBC R&D which has investigated the practical applications of artificial intellence (AI) News | Broadcast Mon, 30 Jul 2018 09:40:22 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/30/bbc-rd-wins-ibc-award-for-artificial-intelligence-research-5959473/ Netflix to expand presence in Europe; chooses Madrid for production hub http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/29/netflix-to-expand-presence-in-europe-chooses-madrid-for-production-hub-5959291/ Netflix has chosen Madrid as the location of its first production hub on the continent. News | Broadcast Sun, 29 Jul 2018 04:08:41 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/29/netflix-to-expand-presence-in-europe-chooses-madrid-for-production-hub-5959291/ Image Nation's Arab Film Studio celebrates 200 screenings at festivals http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/29/image-nations-arab-film-studio-celebrates-200-screenings-at-festivals-5959187/ Films created by participants in Image Nation Abu Dhabi’s Arab Film Studio have now screened over 200 times at prestigious film festivals around the globe News | Broadcast Sun, 29 Jul 2018 12:59:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/29/image-nations-arab-film-studio-celebrates-200-screenings-at-festivals-5959187/ Global professional AV suppliers target Saudi’s bourgeoning event & entertainment industry http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/29/global-professional-av-suppliers-target-saudis-bourgeoning-event-entertainment-industry-5959096/ Prolight + Sound Middle East 2018 exhibitors bet big on unlocking huge business potential of Saudi Arabia's emerging entertainment and events sector. News | Broadcast Sun, 29 Jul 2018 10:05:58 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/29/global-professional-av-suppliers-target-saudis-bourgeoning-event-entertainment-industry-5959096/ Al Futtaim ties up with Indian cinema chain PVR for joint venture in MENA http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/26/indian-cinema-chain-pvr-establishes-partnership-with-al-futtaim-5958368/ The partnership will focus on introducing unique experiential cinema formats to the region including, PVR’s Director’s Cut, a format that blends the best in high-end hospitality and entertainment. News | Broadcast Thu, 26 Jul 2018 11:06:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/26/indian-cinema-chain-pvr-establishes-partnership-with-al-futtaim-5958368/ YouTube NextUp contest calls for next generation of Arab stars http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/25/youtube-nextup-contest-calls-for-next-generation-of-arab-stars-5957926/ Twelve contest winners get an all expenses paid trip to Dubai later this year to attend the 2018 YouTube NextUp creator camp. News | Broadcast Wed, 25 Jul 2018 12:44:49 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/25/youtube-nextup-contest-calls-for-next-generation-of-arab-stars-5957926/ Dolby cinemas to come up in Kuwait http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/25/dolby-cinemas-to-come-up-in-kuwait-5957822/ The first Dolby cinema is expected to open later in 2018 at the 360 Mall in Kuwait City under the Cinescape brand News | Broadcast Wed, 25 Jul 2018 09:42:09 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/25/dolby-cinemas-to-come-up-in-kuwait-5957822/ Turkish Airlines sponsors CNN's Richard Quest show http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/24/turkish-airlines-sponsors-cnns-richard-quest-show-5957510/ Through a partnership with CNN International Commercial (CNNIC), the sponsorship of Quest’s World of Wonder sees Turkish Airlines billboards around every TV episode of the new travel show. News | Broadcast Tue, 24 Jul 2018 02:40:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/24/turkish-airlines-sponsors-cnns-richard-quest-show-5957510/ Huawei launches Middle East music streaming app http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/24/huawei-launches-middle-east-music-streaming-app-5957328/ Huawei has launched a music streaming service with no commercial interruptions across five markets in the Middle East. The Arabic music service will initially be available in UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Iraq and Jordan. News | Broadcast Tue, 24 Jul 2018 09:31:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/24/huawei-launches-middle-east-music-streaming-app-5957328/ Grass Valley appoints new EMEA sales head http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/23/grass-valley-appoints-new-emea-sales-head-5956990/ With Jan-Pieter van Welsem appointed to the position of vice president sales, Americas, Tim Banks will replace van Welsem as VP Sales for EMEA at Grass Valley. News | Broadcast Mon, 23 Jul 2018 12:33:32 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/23/grass-valley-appoints-new-emea-sales-head-5956990/ Cooke Optics will demo new range of lenses at IBC http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/23/cooke-optics-will-demo-new-range-of-lenses-at-ibc-5956756/ Cooke's IBC stand will host new focal lengths for Panchro/i Classic range, plus S7/i full frame, Anamorphic/i zoom, Anamorphic/i SF News | Broadcast Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:56:34 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/23/cooke-optics-will-demo-new-range-of-lenses-at-ibc-5956756/ Amazon, Viacom and Wonderhood Studios execs to deliver keynotes at IBC2018 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/22/amazon-viacom-and-wonderhood-studios-execs-to-deliver-keynotes-at-ibc2018-5956457/ Executives from Amazon, Viacom and Wonderhood Studios have ben added to the line-up of IBC2018 keynote speakers. News | Broadcast Sun, 22 Jul 2018 03:28:16 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/22/amazon-viacom-and-wonderhood-studios-execs-to-deliver-keynotes-at-ibc2018-5956457/ Image Nation in talks to open dedicated Chinese channel http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/22/image-nation-in-talks-to-open-dedicated-chinese-channel-5956418/ High level of engagement for China-focused content on Quest Arabiya leads to advanced conversations with the Chinese to make it a 24-hour channel News | Broadcast Sun, 22 Jul 2018 09:44:33 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/22/image-nation-in-talks-to-open-dedicated-chinese-channel-5956418/ Ross Video releases enhanced control interface for Virtual Production http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/19/ross-video-releases-enhanced-control-interface-for-virtual-production-5955716/ UX 4.0 builds on previous versions by improving the functionality of the different components – UX Track, UX Server, workflow capabilities and tracking and mounts. UX 4.0 also introduces two new major features: Visual Logic and Unreal4 Plugin. News | Broadcast Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:20:35 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/19/ross-video-releases-enhanced-control-interface-for-virtual-production-5955716/ Qvest Media equips Al Mamlaka, Jordan's first 24 hour news channel http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/18/qvest-media-equips-al-mamlaka-jordans-first-24-hour-news-channel-5955339/ Qvest Media collaborated with Independent Media Station (IMS) to provide all broadcast infrastructure, equipment and integration services for the new TV station which went live on July 16. News | Broadcast Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:51:55 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/18/qvest-media-equips-al-mamlaka-jordans-first-24-hour-news-channel-5955339/ UAE's 'Fan of Amoory' to play in six international film festivals http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/18/uaes-fan-of-amoory-to-play-in-six-international-film-festivals-5955352/ The feature film will be the sole representative of the United Arab Emirates in official competition at six international film festivals in Europe, North Africa and South Asia over the next year. News | Broadcast Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:05:43 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/18/uaes-fan-of-amoory-to-play-in-six-international-film-festivals-5955352/ ARN, Hala China to launch radio station to cater to Chinese expats in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/18/arn-hala-china-to-launch-radio-station-to-cater-to-chinese-expats-in-dubai-5955157/ Hala China has also launched a new Mandarin Chinese hotline and concierge service for Chinese visitors and residents. News | Broadcast Wed, 18 Jul 2018 10:38:55 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/18/arn-hala-china-to-launch-radio-station-to-cater-to-chinese-expats-in-dubai-5955157/ Colors TV talent hunt rewards unsung heroes http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/17/colors-tv-talent-hunt-rewards-unsung-heroes-5954936/ Colors Ka Sartaj, a talent hunt show for the blue-collar workforce in the UAE concludes with an exciting finale in Dubai on July 6. News | Broadcast Tue, 17 Jul 2018 04:16:39 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/17/colors-tv-talent-hunt-rewards-unsung-heroes-5954936/ Egypt's DMC deploys Interra Systems QC solution http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/17/egypts-dmc-deploys-interra-systems-qc-solution-5954793/ Interra's BATON will help improve DMC's content quality by providing automated video, audio, and closed caption checks to the broadcaster. News | Broadcast Tue, 17 Jul 2018 11:21:41 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/17/egypts-dmc-deploys-interra-systems-qc-solution-5954793/ Bahrain targets first satellite launch within two years http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/17/bahrain-targets-first-satellite-launch-within-two-years-5954806/ Bahrain has announced it is setting up a highly-qualified team so it could contribute to launching the country's first artificial satellite within two years. News | Broadcast Tue, 17 Jul 2018 10:58:56 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/17/bahrain-targets-first-satellite-launch-within-two-years-5954806/ Arabsat demands FIFA apology over World Cup piracy claims http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/17/arabsat-demands-fifa-apology-over-world-cup-piracy-claims-5954689/ The Saudi-based Arabsat has accused Qatari-owned BeIN Sports of a 'smear campaign' News | Broadcast Tue, 17 Jul 2018 10:25:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/17/arabsat-demands-fifa-apology-over-world-cup-piracy-claims-5954689/ Vuclip appoints Middle East GM http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/16/vuclip-appoints-middle-east-gm-5954195/ As General Manager for the Middle East region, Aboul Naga will lead a region-specific growth strategy for Vuclip's Viu OTT service, and oversee all of its operations in the region. News | Broadcast Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:20:29 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/16/vuclip-appoints-middle-east-gm-5954195/ Blackmagic and Apple partner to launch eGPU graphics processor http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/15/blackmagic-and-apple-partner-to-launch-egpu-graphics-processor-5953584/ Blackmagic Design has launched the Blackmagic eGPU, a high-performance graphics processor for pro-level creative software such as DaVinci Resolve, 3D games and VR. News | Broadcast Sun, 15 Jul 2018 11:06:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/15/blackmagic-and-apple-partner-to-launch-egpu-graphics-processor-5953584/ OSN CEO named as key speaker at IBC Leaders Forum http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/15/osn-ceo-named-as-key-speaker-at-ibc-leaders-forum-5953480/ Martin Stewart, CEO, OSN is one of the key speakers at the exclusive IBC Leaders Forum to be held on 13 September at the IBC conference at RAI Amsterdam. This year will see the Forum take place around the theme of 'The Search for Growth’ reflecting a time of unprecedented change in the broadcast ecosystem. News | Broadcast Sun, 15 Jul 2018 10:27:58 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/15/osn-ceo-named-as-key-speaker-at-ibc-leaders-forum-5953480/ Muxlab announces IP based converters for SDI and HDMI http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/12/muxlab-announces-ip-based-converters-for-sdi-and-hdmi-5953025/ Both solutions are designed to support the integration of AV equipment in commercial broadcast systems such as in TV stations and studio facilities. News | Broadcast Thu, 12 Jul 2018 12:43:03 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/12/muxlab-announces-ip-based-converters-for-sdi-and-hdmi-5953025/ Arabian Radio Network unveils new HQ in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/12/arabian-radio-network-unveils-new-hq-in-dubai-5952921/ New Dubai Media City home features more than 40 multiplatform radio, production and visual studios News | Broadcast Thu, 12 Jul 2018 10:40:33 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/12/arabian-radio-network-unveils-new-hq-in-dubai-5952921/ Ericsson rebrands media solutions unit http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/11/ericsson-rebrands-media-solutions-unit-5952687/ MediaKind is the new identity for Ericsson’s Media Solutions business. News | Broadcast Wed, 11 Jul 2018 05:49:13 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/11/ericsson-rebrands-media-solutions-unit-5952687/ Short film to raise awareness on internet safety for children released in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/11/short-film-to-raise-awareness-on-internet-safety-for-children-released-in-dubai-5952648/ ‘The Peril’: an independent short film that aims to raise awareness on the unseen dangers of children using technology by producer and director Zenofer Fathima officially premiered today at Marriott Hotel in Al Jaddaf, Dubai News | Broadcast Wed, 11 Jul 2018 05:04:27 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/11/short-film-to-raise-awareness-on-internet-safety-for-children-released-in-dubai-5952648/ Netflix introduces smart downloads feature http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/11/netflix-introduces-smart-downloads-feature-5952570/ Netflix has introduced a new ‘smart downloads’ feature that will see the service automatically delete an episode once it has been watched and then download the next one. News | Broadcast Wed, 11 Jul 2018 04:24:35 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/11/netflix-introduces-smart-downloads-feature-5952570/ Pond5 and DJI unveil drone footage marketplace http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/11/pond5-and-dji-unveil-drone-footage-marketplace-5952583/ Global content marketplace Pond5 in conjunction with DJI, today unveiled the first wave of content in its premium collection of licensable aerial drone footage. News | Broadcast Wed, 11 Jul 2018 03:22:41 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/11/pond5-and-dji-unveil-drone-footage-marketplace-5952583/ Qvest enables remote production of World Cup for German public channels http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/10/qvest-enables-remote-production-of-world-cup-for-german-public-channels-5952141/ ARD and ZDF relied on Qvest Media to help expand their National Broadcast Centre (NBC) at SWR in Baden-Baden into the central studio for the World Cup. News | Broadcast Tue, 10 Jul 2018 05:23:32 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/10/qvest-enables-remote-production-of-world-cup-for-german-public-channels-5952141/ Leader LV5490 Monitors UEFA Champions League Final in UHD and HD for TVN http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/10/leader-lv5490-monitors-uefa-champions-league-final-in-uhd-and-hd-for-tvn-5952102/ TVN MOBILE PRODUCTION chose Leader LV5490 test instruments as its master reference during coverage of the UEFA Champions League final. The game was transmitted live in UHD and HD to television viewers around the world. News | Broadcast Tue, 10 Jul 2018 10:57:50 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/10/leader-lv5490-monitors-uefa-champions-league-final-in-uhd-and-hd-for-tvn-5952102/ Expo 2020 deal with Etisalat makes it first 5G customer in MidEast http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/10/expo-2020-deal-with-etisalat-makes-it-first-5g-customer-in-mideast-5951816/ At around 20 times faster than 4G and with ultra-low latency, 5G technology will enable users to stream live 4K resolution video anywhere at any time, with virtually no lag. News | Broadcast Tue, 10 Jul 2018 10:39:59 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/10/expo-2020-deal-with-etisalat-makes-it-first-5g-customer-in-mideast-5951816/ 'Big Live' OTT is driving peak streaming traffic http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/10/big-live-ott-is-driving-peak-streaming-traffic-5951829/ Edgeware has reported that many of its customers experienced a doubling of their peak CDN streaming traffic on match days during the 2018 FIFA World Cup. News | Broadcast Tue, 10 Jul 2018 09:47:02 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/10/big-live-ott-is-driving-peak-streaming-traffic-5951829/ Shortlist announced for IBC 2018 Innovation Awards http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/9/shortlist-announced-for-ibc-2018-innovation-awards-5951465/ Ten finalists have been shortlisted for the IBC Innovation Awards to be presented on Sunday, September 2018 at the IBC Conference in Amsterdam. The three categories encompass the breadth of the industry, rewarding projects for content creation, content distribution and content everywhere. News | Broadcast Mon, 09 Jul 2018 11:34:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/9/shortlist-announced-for-ibc-2018-innovation-awards-5951465/ Netflix releases first Indian series as battle with Amazon Prime heats up http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/9/netflix-releases-first-indian-series-as-battle-with-amazon-prime-heats-up-5951270/ Analysts say Sacred Games - the gritty underworld thriller - sets a new benchmark for Indian-produced internet shows as providers seek to capitalise on the country's burgeoning number of smartphone users. India is seeing the biggest and fastest investment in content from Netflix than any country. News | Broadcast Mon, 09 Jul 2018 10:14:16 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/9/netflix-releases-first-indian-series-as-battle-with-amazon-prime-heats-up-5951270/ Audiobooks streaming service Storytel launches Arabia division http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/8/audiobooks-streaming-service-storytel-launches-arabia-division-5951023/ The UAE is the 11th country in which Storytel becomes available. The company has made available a rich catalogue of Arabic and English audiobooks and is confident on the growth of the audiobook industry in the GCC and the greater Middle East region. News | Broadcast Sun, 08 Jul 2018 03:29:03 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/8/audiobooks-streaming-service-storytel-launches-arabia-division-5951023/ Andrey Dvoychenkov appointed MD of Nielsen for Arabian gulf and Pakistan http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/8/andrey-dvoychenkov-appointed-md-of-nielsen-for-arabian-gulf-and-pakistan-5950984/ Andrey Dvoychenkov succeeds Arslan Ashraf, who takes up a new role as Nielsen’s Consumer Insights Leader for Southeast Asia, China, North Asia and Pacific, based in Kuala Lumpur. News | Broadcast Sun, 08 Jul 2018 02:04:03 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/8/andrey-dvoychenkov-appointed-md-of-nielsen-for-arabian-gulf-and-pakistan-5950984/ OSN to move Dubai call centre overseas http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/8/osn-to-move-dubai-call-centre-overseas-5951036/ According to media reports, OSN will transfer call centre operations from Dubai to centres in Jordan and Egypt in the third quarter of 2018. News | Broadcast Sun, 08 Jul 2018 11:01:12 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/8/osn-to-move-dubai-call-centre-overseas-5951036/ Netflix predicted to lead SVoD market in MENA http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/8/netflix-predicted-to-lead-svod-market-in-mena-5950828/ A forecast report by Digital TV Research predicts that Netflix will lead the MENA SVoD market with 3.57 subscribers in Arabic speaking countries by 2023. News | Broadcast Sun, 08 Jul 2018 10:31:23 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/8/netflix-predicted-to-lead-svod-market-in-mena-5950828/ MBC buys MENA rights to hit kids series 'Wissper' http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/8/mbc-buys-mena-rights-to-hit-kids-series-wissper-5950841/ German media companies Studio 100/m4e inked a multiplatform deal with MBC Group that will air the hit preschool series to the MENA region. News | Broadcast Sun, 08 Jul 2018 09:40:48 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/8/mbc-buys-mena-rights-to-hit-kids-series-wissper-5950841/ Arab Cinema Centre launches film & TV festival in Prague http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/5/arab-cinema-centre-launches-film-tv-festival-in-prague-5950646/ The first edition of MAD 3ARABI will take place in Prague from October 31 to November 4. News | Broadcast Thu, 05 Jul 2018 03:47:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/5/arab-cinema-centre-launches-film-tv-festival-in-prague-5950646/ Alpha Networks acquires Hubee http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/4/alpha-networks-acquires-hubee-5950061/ Hubee acquisition expands Alpha Networks’ tucano back-end capabilities, enabling the company to better serve media companies and network operators that want to quickly deliver next-generation content services. News | Broadcast Wed, 04 Jul 2018 12:32:58 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/4/alpha-networks-acquires-hubee-5950061/ Zee to roll out OTT platform in international markets http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/4/zee-to-roll-out-ott-platform-in-international-markets-5949970/ Zee Group is getting ready to launch Zee5, its new OTT VOD platform to international markets in Asia, US and UK. News | Broadcast Wed, 04 Jul 2018 09:50:13 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/4/zee-to-roll-out-ott-platform-in-international-markets-5949970/ NEP UK provides first fully IP based Wimbledon broadcast http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/3/nep-uk-provides-first-fully-ip-based-wimbledon-broadcast-5949593/ Coverage of The Championships will be broadcast for the first time via SMPTE ST 2110. NEP UK is providing technical Host Broadcast Services for the first Wimbledon Championships to be broadcast utilising fully redundant IP technology. News | Broadcast Tue, 03 Jul 2018 03:52:31 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/3/nep-uk-provides-first-fully-ip-based-wimbledon-broadcast-5949593/ Robe lights up Indochine tour http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/3/in-pics-robe-lights-up-indochine-tour-5949359/ Lighting designer Thomas Dechandon of the 4eleven collective created a stunning show for French superstar pop-rock band Indochine’s recent tour, including over 200 Robe moving lights on the rig News | Broadcast Tue, 03 Jul 2018 11:43:43 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/3/in-pics-robe-lights-up-indochine-tour-5949359/ Apantac announces HDMI 2.0 distribution amplifiers, splitters, matrices http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/3/apantac-announces-hdmi-20-distribution-amplifiers-splitters-matrices-5949307/ Along with the debut of this new line-up of HDMI 2.0 solutions, Apantac has filed a patent for its Optimized Video Transmission Technology designed to offer intelligent and dynamic transmission optimization. News | Broadcast Tue, 03 Jul 2018 09:51:44 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/3/apantac-announces-hdmi-20-distribution-amplifiers-splitters-matrices-5949307/ Axon names Michiel Van Duijvendijk as new CEO http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/2/axon-names-michiel-van-duijvendijk-as-new-ceo-5949008/ Former NEP Netherlands founder joins Axon. He will work closely with Axon’s international team including new Chief Commercial Officer Karel van der Flier, also formerly of NEP Netherlands. News | Broadcast Mon, 02 Jul 2018 03:41:57 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/2/axon-names-michiel-van-duijvendijk-as-new-ceo-5949008/ Lawo consoles power Sharjah's first English radio station http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/2/lawo-consoles-power-sharjahs-first-english-radio-station-5948917/ Sharjah Media Corporation’s Pulse 95 makes extensive use of mixing, routing and control from German broadcast innovator, Lawo. News | Broadcast Mon, 02 Jul 2018 02:32:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/2/lawo-consoles-power-sharjahs-first-english-radio-station-5948917/ Omantel selects North Telecom http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/2/omantel-selects-north-telecom-5948813/ Omantel Wholesale has selected NorthTelecom to grow its satellite footprint with additional transponders to enhance its Ku-band satellite capacity. News | Broadcast Mon, 02 Jul 2018 12:17:14 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/2/omantel-selects-north-telecom-5948813/ African TV and OTT video markets poised for growth http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/2/african-tv-and-ott-video-markets-poised-for-growth-5948748/ The number of households in the Sub-Saharan African region grew 21.8 percent between 2010 and 2017 reports IHS Markit about the rising pay-TV market in Africa, most notably South Africa News | Broadcast Mon, 02 Jul 2018 09:43:44 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/2/african-tv-and-ott-video-markets-poised-for-growth-5948748/ Al Mamlaka - independent public news channel launches in Jordan http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/1/al-mamlaka-independent-public-news-channel-launches-in-jordan-5948371/ The independent station called Al Mamlaka ("the Kingdom") will begin broadcast on July 16. News | Broadcast Sun, 01 Jul 2018 12:33:06 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/1/al-mamlaka-independent-public-news-channel-launches-in-jordan-5948371/ Disney gets approval for Fox acquisition http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/1/disney-gets-approval-for-fox-acquisition-5948137/ Disney gets green light to make Fox acquisition after bidding war with Comcast concluded with Fox shareholders approving Disney's improved offer News | Broadcast Sun, 01 Jul 2018 11:34:49 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/1/disney-gets-approval-for-fox-acquisition-5948137/ ADTH Demonstrates media watermarking and zero-data-cost mobile TV at Broadcast Asia 2018 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/1/adth-demonstrates-media-watermarking-and-zero-data-cost-mobile-tv-at-broadcast-asia-2018-5948150/ Broadcast media content protection and mobile television reception took center stage on the ADTH exhibit at the recently concluded Broadcast Asia 2018 News | Broadcast Sun, 01 Jul 2018 10:03:42 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jul/1/adth-demonstrates-media-watermarking-and-zero-data-cost-mobile-tv-at-broadcast-asia-2018-5948150/ ABS satellite to deliver Wimbledon live video for Sky Germany http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/28/abs-satellite-to-deliver-wimbledon-live-video-for-sky-germany-5947695/ MTI Teleport Munich and Sky Germany chose ABS-3A capacity to deliver live coverage for the Wimbledon Championships News | Broadcast Thu, 28 Jun 2018 03:09:35 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/28/abs-satellite-to-deliver-wimbledon-live-video-for-sky-germany-5947695/ Nautel appoints Dubai based Darren Frearson as Head of Strategic Business http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/28/nautel-appoints-dubai-based-darren-frearson-as-head-of-strategic-business-5947318/ Based in Dubai, Frearson will bring his more than 35 years of RF expertise to assist customers with their radio transmission needs. News | Broadcast Thu, 28 Jun 2018 09:51:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/28/nautel-appoints-dubai-based-darren-frearson-as-head-of-strategic-business-5947318/ TECOM launches freelance licensing program http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/28/tecom-launches-freelance-licensing-program-5947331/ The fee for the freelance package is AED 7,500 per year, inclusive of the Freelancer Permit and access to the Business Centre. News | Broadcast Thu, 28 Jun 2018 09:33:52 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/28/tecom-launches-freelance-licensing-program-5947331/ Game localization lab launched at twofour54 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/27/game-localization-lab-launched-at-twofour54-5947097/ E11 Entertainment (E11E), the company behind the Arabic version of best-selling video game FIFA 2018, launched a lab to localize more games at twofour54, Abu Dhabi’s media hub. News | Broadcast Wed, 27 Jun 2018 01:15:50 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/27/game-localization-lab-launched-at-twofour54-5947097/ Canon launces two new L-Series lenses http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/27/canon-launces-two-new-l-series-lenses-5947019/ Canon Middle East announced upgrades to two of its popular L-series lenses, with the launch of the EF 70-200mm f/4L IS II USM and EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS III USM. News | Broadcast Wed, 27 Jun 2018 12:19:24 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/27/canon-launces-two-new-l-series-lenses-5947019/ Novo Cinemas to open 19 theatres across GCC by 2020: CEO http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/27/novo-cinemas-to-open-19-theatres-across-gcc-by-2020-ceo-5945914/ Largest cinema operator in the Middle East plans to have over 200 screens by 2020, up from current 158 News | Broadcast Wed, 27 Jun 2018 10:01:03 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/27/novo-cinemas-to-open-19-theatres-across-gcc-by-2020-ceo-5945914/ Dynamic Spectrum Alliance spells out vision for 5G at CommunicAsia summit http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/27/dynamic-spectrum-alliance-spells-out-vision-for-5g-at-communicasia-summit-5946746/ DSA President Kalpak Gude highlighted the challenges and barriers that need to be overcome if the potential of 5G is to be fully realized on the opening day of CommunicAsia News | Broadcast Wed, 27 Jun 2018 09:38:48 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/27/dynamic-spectrum-alliance-spells-out-vision-for-5g-at-communicasia-summit-5946746/ TBN Mzansi Channel Goes Live with AirBox Neo http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/26/tbn-mzansi-channel-goes-live-with-airbox-neo-5946707/ Trinity Broadcast Network, the world's largest religious television network, has chosen PlayBox Technology AirBox Neo channel branding and playout for one of its African services. News | Broadcast Tue, 26 Jun 2018 04:23:22 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/26/tbn-mzansi-channel-goes-live-with-airbox-neo-5946707/ Saudi TV drama extolling 'modern past' draws awe and ire http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/25/saudi-tv-drama-extolling-modern-past-draws-awe-and-ire-5946135/ Al-Assouf, set in the 1970s and aired on satellite broadcaster MBC during Ramadan, has emerged as a cultural flashpoint. News | Broadcast Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:39:56 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/25/saudi-tv-drama-extolling-modern-past-draws-awe-and-ire-5946135/ IBC2018 to hold Cyber Security Forum http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/24/ibc2018-announces-cyber-security-forum-to-help-media-tackle-cyber-threats-5945563/ Cyber Security Forum will discuss the challenges and opportunities presented by cyber security for broadcasters News | Broadcast Sun, 24 Jun 2018 12:42:19 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/24/ibc2018-announces-cyber-security-forum-to-help-media-tackle-cyber-threats-5945563/ Mediaproxy To Show New Exception-Based Monitoring, Content Matching and AI Workflows at BroadcastAsia http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/24/mediaproxy-to-show-new-exception-based-monitoring-content-matching-and-ai-workflows-at-broadcastasia-5945290/ Mediaproxy new AI engine for unified recording, monitoring, and analysis of live TSoIP, SDI, Media over IP and OTT sources News | Broadcast Sun, 24 Jun 2018 09:29:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/24/mediaproxy-to-show-new-exception-based-monitoring-content-matching-and-ai-workflows-at-broadcastasia-5945290/ Gearhouse Broadcast delivers Moscow studios and remote production capabilities for Brazil’s Globo http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/21/gearhouse-broadcast-delivers-moscow-studios-and-remote-production-capabilities-for-brazils-globo-5944679/ The Brazilian World Cup rights holder commissioned Gearhouse to provide it with TV equipment rental, systems integration and local tech support services for its studios in Red Square, where it has concentrated its main production facilities around the World Cup. News | Broadcast Thu, 21 Jun 2018 12:56:20 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/21/gearhouse-broadcast-delivers-moscow-studios-and-remote-production-capabilities-for-brazils-globo-5944679/ Arabsat honoured by Cyprus President for Hellas Sat investment http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/21/arabsat-honoured-by-cyprus-president-for-hellas-sat-investment-5944692/ The annual awards, from the Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency (CIPA), honour international investors, individuals and companies in recognition of their substantial contribution to the Cyprus economy. News | Broadcast Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:22:46 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/21/arabsat-honoured-by-cyprus-president-for-hellas-sat-investment-5944692/ Colors TV announces blue collar talent hunt show http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/21/colors-tv-announces-blue-collar-talent-hunt-show-5944627/ Colors Ke Sartaj is a talent hunt show which will conduct auditions in approximately 60 labor camps in Dubai, UAE reaching out to about 65,000 blue collar workers in the UAE. News | Broadcast Thu, 21 Jun 2018 10:26:20 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/21/colors-tv-announces-blue-collar-talent-hunt-show-5944627/ Brainstorm and Bluefish partner for Broadcast Asia showcase http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/20/brainstorm-and-bluefish-partner-for-broadcast-asia-showcase-5944380/ Supporting Bluefish444 Epoch video I/O cards, Brainstorm will showcase a photorealistic virtual set presentation for Augmented Reality and broadcast applications, where the synthetic images will be undistinguished from the real ones. News | Broadcast Wed, 20 Jun 2018 01:49:35 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/20/brainstorm-and-bluefish-partner-for-broadcast-asia-showcase-5944380/ Exterity expands Middle East team http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/20/exterity-expands-middle-east-team-5943990/ Exterity has promoted Walid Tabet to Regional Sales Team Leader and hired Ahmad Bsat as Regional Sales Manager. News | Broadcast Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:52:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/20/exterity-expands-middle-east-team-5943990/ Qligent and GatesAir to present on Next-Gen TV monitoring at Broadcast Asia http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/19/qligent-and-gatesair-to-present-on-next-gen-tv-monitoring-at-broadcast-asia-5943652/ In the presentation, Qligent COO Ted Korte and GatesAir’s TV Transmission Product Manager Martyn Horspool will outline a modern approach to stream and signal monitoring in next-gen OTA networks News | Broadcast Tue, 19 Jun 2018 03:03:20 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/19/qligent-and-gatesair-to-present-on-next-gen-tv-monitoring-at-broadcast-asia-5943652/ Leica cinematic lenses arm rebrands as Leitz, inaugarates new factory http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/18/leica-cinematic-lenses-arm-rebrands-as-leitz-inaugarates-new-factory-5942976/ CW Sonderoptic revealed a full relaunch under the new brand name Leitz Cine Wetzlar to coincide with the opening event of the new Leitz Park in Wetzlar, Germany News | Broadcast Mon, 18 Jun 2018 01:01:46 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/18/leica-cinematic-lenses-arm-rebrands-as-leitz-inaugarates-new-factory-5942976/ beIN to Broadcast 22 World Cup Matches on Its Free-to-Air Channels in MENA http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/18/bein-to-broadcast-22-world-cup-matches-on-its-free-to-air-channels-in-mena-5942885/ The broadcasters said this landmark deal represents a gesture of goodwill by the global broadcaster to offer its content to the widest possible audience across the Arabic speaking world. News | Broadcast Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:30:09 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/18/bein-to-broadcast-22-world-cup-matches-on-its-free-to-air-channels-in-mena-5942885/ World's Highest Scoreboard at Burj Khalifa http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/18/worlds-highest-scoreboard-at-burj-khalifa-5942898/ For the duration of the FIFA World Cup 2018, Dubai's iconic Burj Khalifa will display the world's highest live football scorecard to relay live updates to football fans News | Broadcast Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:19:20 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/18/worlds-highest-scoreboard-at-burj-khalifa-5942898/ Vista Cinema software installed in Saudi cinemas http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/18/vista-cinema-software-installed-in-saudi-cinemas-5942833/ Vista's cinema management software deployed in Saudi cinema venues provides reporting to the General Commission for Audiovisual Media News | Broadcast Mon, 18 Jun 2018 10:43:12 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/18/vista-cinema-software-installed-in-saudi-cinemas-5942833/ ATEME enables 4K UHD World Cup coverage for NPO http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/14/ateme-enables-4k-uhd-world-cup-coverage-for-npo-5941936/ Dutch national broadcaster selects ATEME video processing solution to enable World Cup UltraHD broadcast News | Broadcast Thu, 14 Jun 2018 10:44:23 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/14/ateme-enables-4k-uhd-world-cup-coverage-for-npo-5941936/ Mideast's first ScreenX multi projection cinema to open in Kuwait http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/14/mideasts-first-screenx-multi-projection-cinema-to-open-in-kuwait-5941949/ Kuwait National Cinema Company (KNCC) signed an agreement with South Korea's CJ 4DPlex to set up the Middle East's debut ScreenX in Kuwait - the world's first multi-projection system that provides a 270-degree panoramic film viewing experience within a theatre setting. News | Broadcast Thu, 14 Jun 2018 09:57:27 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/14/mideasts-first-screenx-multi-projection-cinema-to-open-in-kuwait-5941949/ Fox regional chief reveals plans for OTT play http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/13/fox-regional-chief-reveals-plans-for-ott-play-5941494/ Fox Network Group Middle East head Sanjay Raina says the successful experience in South East Asia, leave it optimistic about a similar OTT streaming video service in the Middle East News | Broadcast Wed, 13 Jun 2018 12:56:42 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/13/fox-regional-chief-reveals-plans-for-ott-play-5941494/ Signiant expands presence in Asia through partnership http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/13/signiant-expands-presence-in-asia-through-partnership-5941390/ Ideal Systems will resell and support Signiant’s portfolio of industry-leading solutions in the region. The companies first outing together will be at BroadcastAsia2018, Suntec Singapore, 26-28 June 2018. News | Broadcast Wed, 13 Jun 2018 11:47:44 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/13/signiant-expands-presence-in-asia-through-partnership-5941390/ World Cup broadcast in 4K Ultra HD on eLife from Etisalat http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/13/world-cup-broadcast-in-4k-ultra-hd-on-elife-from-etisalat-5941403/ Football fans in the UAE will have the opportunity to watch 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia also in 4K, on channel 772 in English and channel 773 in Arabic. News | Broadcast Wed, 13 Jun 2018 09:43:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/13/world-cup-broadcast-in-4k-ultra-hd-on-elife-from-etisalat-5941403/ Rotolight launches lightweight Neo 2 Explorer kit http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/12/rotolight-launches-lightweight-neo-2-explorer-kit-5941104/ Representing a 50% weight saving over the existing three-light light hard case, the Explorer Kit is one of the lightest weight kits ever designed, with the Rotolight NEO 2 Explorer Kit weighing a mere 6.8kg. News | Broadcast Tue, 12 Jun 2018 04:51:50 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/12/rotolight-launches-lightweight-neo-2-explorer-kit-5941104/ Broadcast Solutions to show full systems integration portfolio at Broadcast Asia http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/12/broadcast-solutions-to-show-full-systems-integration-portfolio-at-broadcast-asia-5940935/ Broadcast Solutions will introduce the all-in-one live production systems manufacturer Simplylive to the Asian market for the first time. News | Broadcast Tue, 12 Jun 2018 02:36:27 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/12/broadcast-solutions-to-show-full-systems-integration-portfolio-at-broadcast-asia-5940935/ Intigral selects ARRIS OTT set-top for Jawwy TV service http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/12/intigral-selects-arris-ott-set-top-for-jawwy-tv-service-5940896/ The service, which is scheduled to debut in the coming weeks will be powered by ARRIS's VIP4302W OTT set-top, with the widely deployed KreaTV HTML5-based middleware platform. News | Broadcast Tue, 12 Jun 2018 01:59:26 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//broadcast/news/2018/jun/12/intigral-selects-arris-ott-set-top-for-jawwy-tv-service-5940896/