BeIN Media Group


beIN SPORTS XTRA en Español launches on VIZIO SmartCast TVs

beIN SPORTS has launched beIN SPORTS XTRA en Español on the VIZIO SmartCast platform.  The free-to-view Spanish language channel is available in the US, and will complement VIZIO’s earlier launch of the English-language channel beIN SPORTS XTRA. The channel offers viewers live sports, news, analysis and highlights, including coverage of LaLiga, Ligue 1, SüperLig, Copa […]

Last chance to sign up for DTVE Digital Symposium

Time is running out to sign up for the next DTVE Digital Symposium focused on content piracy in the post-COVID-19 era. Big changes in the way content is consumed – which have accelerated as result of the COVID-19 pandemic – means that the threat to revenue security is evolving – and possibly growing too. With […]

Discovery and beIN renew MENA carriage deal, add Discovery Channel

Discovery has renewed its longstanding MENA partnership with beIN Media Group, the pair have confirmed. The partnership, an extension of one first agreed in 2016, will see the flagship Discovery Channel become available to beIN subscribers. Customers will also continue to have access to Discovery’s channels HGTV, Food Network, Travel Channel and Arabic food network […]

Rights-holders welcome new French antipiracy law

The French national assembly has adopted new anti-piracy legislation that sports rights-holders say could give a strong boost to their efforts to combat illicit consumption. Article 10 of the proposed new law allows rights-holders and broadcasters to obtain immediate injunctions from a judge to block, remove to de-reference pirate websites and servers that illegally distribute […]

Digital TV Europe launches next Digital Symposium

Digital TV Europe has announced the latest Digital Symposium, focused on content piracy in the post-COVID-19 era. Big changes in the way content is consumed – which have accelerated as result of the COVID-19 pandemic – means that the threat to revenue security is evolving – and possibly growing too. With IP delivery growing rapidly, […]

beIN introduces new UI, channels and subscriber packages for MENA

beIN Media Group has announced the launch of upgraded packages, new channels and a facelift for its STB user interface.  The new packages available across the MENA region promise to provide subscribers with additional benefits, and replace the existing basic, entertainment, sports, premium and elite tiers.  The new tiers include the Together package, which offers […]

beIN Media takes rights to FIFA Club World Cup

beIN Media Group has acquired the exclusive rights to broadcast the FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2020 on its beIN Sports channels across 24 countries in the Middle East & North Africa. The competition, which kicks off tomorrow, will see six teams compete in two stadiums in beIN’s home territory of Qatar – Ahmad bin […]

OneFootball bags Brazilian FTA Ligue 1 rights

Digital football media company OneFootball will broadcast France’s Ligue 1 for free in Brazil. Interest in Ligue 1 is high in Brazil, with national team superstar Neymar playing for league champions Paris Saint-Germain, along with compatriots Marquinhos and Lucas Paqueta. The FTA deal comes in partnership with BeIN Media Group and was facilitated by sports […]

Bundesliga international rights down 20%

The German Bundesliga has seen a significant decrease to its international TV rights contracts. According to local publication Sponsors, the Deutsche Fußball Liga (DFL) saw the total value of its international broadcast deals drop by €50 million – a decrease of 20% from the €250 million generated for the 2019/20 season. This comes in spite […]

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