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beIN Media hails closure of nine more piracy operations

beIN Media Group and the Alliance for Creativity and Entertainment (ACE) have reported the closure of nine illegal piracy operations by Egyptian law enforcement. Sixteen Egyptian police officers were involved in the raids and were supported by the Egyptian Ministry of Internal Affairs. These raids resulted in the arrest of the two operators and seizure […]

beIN Media sells Ligue 2 rights to Reddentes for Vietnam

Qatar-based beIN Media Group has struck a deal with Asia-focused sports agency Reddentes Sports giving the latter the broadcasting rights to France’s Football second division in Vietnam. Ligue 2 BKT matches will be shown in Vietnam, in partnership with broadcaster VTVCab for the 2022-23 season, which kicked off at the end of last month. The […]

beIN partners with Globecast in Asia Pacific region

beIN Media Group has agreed a deal with Globecast for media processing and delivery services for its beIN Asia Pacific division. The Singapore-based business operates across 11 countries in the region, and offers a comprehensive line-up of sports coverage across linear and OTT in Thai, Bahasa, Cantonese and English Globecast will provide a wide range […]

beIN Sports’ Spanish-language networks launch on YouTube TV

beIN Media Group has announced a distribution deal with YouTube TV in the US for its Spanish-language sports channels. beIN SPORTS en Español and beIN SPORTS XTRA en Español have launched on YouTube TV through the cord-cutting streaming service’s Spanish Plan and Spanish Plus add-on.   The channels offer live sports, news, analysis, and highlights of […]

beIN Sports adds AFC Champions league and AFC Cup rights in MENA

beIN Media Group has extended its broadcast deal with the Asian Football Confederation (AFC).  The expanded deal will see beIN Sports broadcast the AFC Champions League and AFC Cup across the MENA region.  beIN will be the exclusive rights holder in 14 MENA territories including: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, […]

No chance of European Super League revival says Al-Khelaifi

  Nasser Al-Khelaifi – the chairman of the European Club Association (ECA), the president of Paris Saint-Germain and the chairman of beIN Media Group – has said that there is no chance for the European Super League to be revived.  The competition, which was proposed in mid-2021 as an alternative to the UEFA Champions League […]

beIN picks Quortex and Cognacq-Jay Image to power sports streaming in MENA

beIN Media Group has announced partnerships with Quortex and Cognacq-Jay Image to power its sports streaming in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). The Qatar-based media giant said that it will use Quortex’s Just-In-Time solution to stream high quality sports content to its subscriber base in 24 countries across the MENA region. The solution […]

beIN extends Alpha Networks tech partnership

beIN Media Group has extended its OTT tech contract with software provider Alpha Networks. The partnership will see Alpha Networks continue to develop, maintain and provide support for beIN’s OTT platform for the MENA for at least the next two years.  Alpha Networks’ Tucano APIs are connected to a large number of front-end providers and […]

BeIN extends MENA NBA deal

BeIN Media has extended its rights deal for the NBA in MENA. The renewal extends a partnership which has seen BeIN be the basketball league’s exclusive broadcast partner in the region for 14 years. The broadcaster will air more than 400 live NBA games each season in the MENA region, with coverage provided in English, […]

beIN bags EPL for Turkey

beIN MEDIA GROUP has announced a three-year broadcast deal with the English Premier League in Turkey. The deal will see beIN SPORTS serve as the exclusive broadcast partner of the league in Turkey, with the network carrying all matches live along with weekly clips, highlights and shows each week. The deal covers the 2022-23, 2023-24 […]

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