Pay TV revenues for the 20 countries covered in the eighth edition of the Middle East and North Africa Pay TV Forecasts report will reach $3.62 billion in 2023 – up by only 7.8% on 2017.
Nasser al-Khelaïfi, president of PSG and CEO of beIN Media Group, is being targeted by a corruption investigation by Swiss officials in connection with the distribution of the World Cup broadcasting rights.
beIN has entered into a partnership with TMG to fight online piracy.
Olivier Dufour is to leave his position as director of digital at beIN Media Group.
The global sports broadcaster beIN has chosen Friend MTS’ live watermarking anti-piracy service Advanced Subscriber Identification (ASiD) to protect all beIN channels on its OTT platform in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
TRT World has concluded an agreement with the pay-TV network beIN.
Magine has announced three new partnerships to activate Magine’s TV Superhighway in 35 markets.
The Scripps Networks Interactive channels HGTV and Travel Channel are to launch on beIN network in the MENA region.
AMC Networks International (AMCNI) will launch five channels with beIN in 21 countries on August 1.
German production and distribution company Studio 100 Media will create, supply and schedule a cobranded channel for the Middle East and North Africa.