Television

Ericsson wins Best Vendor TV and Media Solutions Award at 2014 Telecom Review Summit Awards

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Best Vendor TV and Media Solutions Award defines Ericsson’s position as a partner of choice Ericsson has been awarded the Best Vendor TV and Media Solutions Award at the 2014 Telecom Review Summit Awards, for its pioneering work in the field. The award was received by Fida Kibbi, Vice President and Head of Communications, Ericsson MEA, during the Summit held ...

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TV Connect MENA Assesses the Impact of Video Content Delivery on Telco Business and Multiscreen Content Monetisation Opportunities

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The proliferation of smart devices, mobile broadband and connected TV in the MENA region (Middle East and North Africa), has opened up a wealth of possibility for operators to maximise on the revenue opportunities presented by CDNs (Content Delivery Networks). The region’s premier event in connected entertainment, TV Connect MENA, will provide the ideal platform next month for industry leaders ...

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Arab world in high definition: MENA’s massive HDTV demand continues to rise but consumers ‘missing out’ on true HD experience

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ChannelSculptor research reveals that HD technology is reshaping the broadcasting world globally. In the past four years, the total number of HDTV channels in MENA has increased to more than 120 from just one in 2009. Today, MENA’s HDTV channel share of 10% exceeds Europe’s 9.3%. YahLive, the HD television satellite platform for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) ...

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Etisalat Information Services Signs Exclusive Agreement with Google AdWords

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UAE based SMBs now optimize online advertising channels.   Etisalat Information Services (eIS) leading directory services provider in the UAE today announced an exclusive partnership with Google AdWords an advertising platform for SMBs (small and medium businesses) to help them create, manage and optimize online advertising channels allowing them to engage with their key audiences. Under the umbrella of Google ...

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Qsoft to Launch “Tube Star Network” From Egypt

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Qsoft Company Ltd., a YouTube partner and the production company behind the successful “Al Bernameg” with Bassem Youssef, is getting ready to launch its brand new project “Tube Star Network” (TSN). TSN has realized the substantial amount of untapped potential talent in the MENA region, which has led the creators of TSN to focus on discovering these talents via an ...

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YahLive exclusively HD channels offered to more GCC households

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Nearly 500 technicians across the UAE, KSA and Kuwait graduate from YahLive’s HD Academy as High Definition television satellite installers. YahLive, the High Definition television satellite broadcast platform and ‘Home of HD’ for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, announced today that it has expanded its distribution network of YahLive certified satellite television dealers and dish installation technicians ...

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MBC group to establish new high-tech production facilities in Dubai studio city

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Dubai Studio City and MBC Group signed a strategic partnership agreement, for enhancing content creation for TV and film production in the Middle East and North Africa. MBC group will start its new production facility at one of the prime sound studios at Dubai Studio City, designed based on international standards and world class qualities. The new partnership will also ...

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Experts Examine Current and Future Advertising Trends in the Arab Region

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TECOM Media Cluster Hosts Panel Discussion as part of Thought Incubator Service Advertising players in the Middle East often rely on global trends to forecast media developments. It must be understood that most of these trends are hardly relevant to the region. It is, therefore, essential that we keep specifics in mind when it comes to predicting and planning ahead, ...

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APO and African Development Bank Sign New Contract for the Promotion of the 2012 African Women Economic Summit

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The African Press Organization (APO) (http://www.apo-opa.org) announced today the signature of a new contract with the African Development Bank (AfDB) under which APO will provide media relations services to promote the African Women Economic Summit to be held in Lagos, Nigeria on 13 and 14 July 2012. APO will promote the African Women Economic Summit in and outside of Africa, ...

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