Eutelsat acquires Noorsat to build position in Middle East

Satellite operator Eutelsat has acquired Middle East satellite service provider Noorsat from Bahrain’s Orbit Holding Group for US$75 million (€63 million) on a cash and debt-free basis. Noorsat, which was created in 2004, is already the primary distributor of Eutelsat capacity in the Middle east, providing services for over 300 channels almost exclusively delivered from […]

PlayBox completes Noorsat expansion

PlayBox Technology has completed the supply and installation of 15 new playout channels for Middle East satellite service provider Noorsat. This is Noorsat’s latest phase of channel expansion, which takes its total number of PlayBox playout channels to 120. Noorsat’s technical operations are based in Manama, Bahrain.