A fine $22.7 million levied against beIN sports and its chair Nasser al-Khalaifi has been upheld by the Cairo Economic Court.
beIN Sports has been hit with a $22 million fine after Egypt’s competition authority ruled the network had been engaged in anti-competitive practices.
The Autorité de la Concurrence says Canal+ cannot go ahead with the exclusive distribution agreement with beIN sports.
Talks between Canal+ and BeIN sports over an exclusive distribution deal have entered a new phase.
Bein Sport is to launch in Spain on August 1 following an agreement between owners Qatari Sports Investments and sports rights holders Mediapro.
Canal+ and beIN Sports are set for major fight for the lucrative rights to French Top 14 rugby.
Al Jazeera’s beIN Sports will launch a third channel in France on September 15, the broadcaster announced.
Italian media group Mediaset confirmed Saturday that it has received expressions of interest from foreign media companies.
Canal+ and beIN Sports are to share the live rights to the UEFA Champions League for the period 2015-2018.
beIN Sports has reacted strongly to the decision of France’s national rugby league (LNR) to suspend a tender for the TV rights to the Top 14 rugby competition.