Vivendi’s CEO Vincent Bolloré has met with senior representatives of French football amid signs of a possible rapprochement with BeIN.
Discovery Communications has entered into a partnership with beIN to launch six new channels in the MENA region. It has also extended a long-term deal with OSN and will launch two new HD channels exclusively for the latter’s subscribers.
Qatar-based beIN Media Group is expanding its current DTH service sports bouquet for the MENA region with additional entertainment and movie channels into a fully fledged DTH platform. The service will also offer live coverage of all 32 matches of the FIFA Euro 2016.