YahLive adds Saudi HD channels

UAE-based DTH operator YahLive has added a bouquet of Saudi HD TV channels to its line-up.

YahLive subscribers now have access to channels Saudi 1, Quran Kareem, El Sunnah, El Ekhbariya, El thaqafiya and Sport 1 in high definition.

Mohamed Youssif, CEO of YahLive, said:  “This partnership with Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Culture and Information is yet another step forward that demonstrates our commitment to bringing a new era to TV viewing by integrating the highest HD quality services with an exclusive bouquet of the most popular TV channels and delivering it to our viewers on the YahLive platform. The Saudi market in particular has been witnessing a number of positive, dynamic developments in the broadcasting sector, but the most significant is the advent of HD. We broadcast at 8Mbps per HD channel to give viewers true picture beauty and interaction that comes only with the HD experience.”