Dubai Media

Dubai Media Inc taps Eurovision for news facilities

The European Broadcasting Union’s Eurovision has struck a deal with Dubai Media Incorporated (DMI) to provide worldwide news gathering broadcast facilities and a permanent connection to the Eurovision global fibre network. The deal means that DMI will be able to access the services that Eurovision provides to broadcasters to enhance news reporting as well as […]

Dubai Media chooses Arkena’s Cloud4Media

Dubai Media has chosen French media services provider Arkena France to provide technology to support its drive towards a fully automated tapeless content acquisition workflow. Arkena will supply its Cloud4Media solution, which will be integrated into Dubai Media’s existing workflow, ensuring content will be available for cross-department usage and editing before airing, according to Arkena. […]

Dubai Media launching six free sports channels for Olympics

Dubai Media is launching six free-to-air sports channels on the Arabsat platform to broadcast the London Olympics. Rashed Al Amiri, director of Dubai Sports Channel, said, “We are committed to our viewers across the five continents to provide them with the best available sports programming. Our Olympics viewers will enjoy a variety of sports games […]

Samsung strikes first Arabic connected TV deal

Middle Eastern channel operator Dubai Media (DMI) has struck a deal with Samsung that will see its bouquet of channels launch directly on Samsung connected TVs. The deal will see channels including Dubai TV, Dubai Sports, Dubai One, Noor Dubai Radio & TV and Emirates 24/7 launch via the connected television sets across the Middle […]

Dubai Media launches integrated bouquet on Arabsat

Dubai Media has launched an integrated TV bouquet on Arabsat’s Badr-4 satellite. Dubai Media will combine eight channels on a single frequency on the Arabsat satellite – Dubai TV, One, Sama Dubai, Dubai Racing, Dubai Sports 1, Dubai Sports 2, Dubai Sports HD and Noor Dubai. Khalid bin Ahmed Balkheyour, president and CEO of Arabsat, […]