Abu Dhabi

E-Vision owner and Abu Dhabi investors to take majority stake in Starzplay Arabia

The owner of Middle East pay-TV operator E-Vision and Abu Dhabi-based investment group ADQ is to acquire a majority stake in MENA streamer Starzplay Arabia. A consortium, led by E-Visions telecoms parent e& (fka Etisalat Group), has struck a binding agreement to take a 57% stake in the SVOD, with the deal valuing the company […]

CNBC goes live from Middle East headquarters in Abu Dhabi

Business and financial news network, CNBC, has broadcast live from its new Middle East headquarters in Abu Dhabi for the first time today. The new studios, based within Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) will act as CNBC’s hub in the Middle East and the broadcaster will use the new facility to deliver business news programming […]

Al Madar begins broadcasting across MENA

Iraqi entertainment channel Al Madar TV has begun broadcasting across the MENA region from TwoFour54 Intaj’s facilities in Abu Dhabi.  The channel is using 500 square meters of studio space, as well as playout facilities, provided by TwoFour54 Intaj. Tigris Media Company-owned Al Madar TV aims to broadcast across the region with a mix of […]