YahLive adds Cartoon Network Arabic

UAE-based pay TV operator YahLive has added a local version of kids channel Cartoon Network to its DTH platform. Cartoon Network Arabic is now available to YahLive subscribers in HD. The channel airs various international and locally produced kids shows including LazyTown, Ben 10 and Powerpuff Girls. Mohamed Youssif, CEO of YahLive, said: “With Cartoon […]

YahLive boosts HD line-up with Russian news channels

UAE-based DTH operator YahLive has added two Russian news channels to its HD bouquet. The operator has struck a deal with broadcaster RT to carry English language channel Russia Today and Rusiya Al-Yaum, which airs in Arabic. Russia Today is the flagship news channel of the RT network, covering political, economic and cultural issues. Rusiya […]

YahLive and Arqiva to bring HD programming to MENA

UAE-based satellite operator YahLive has announced a new partnership with Arqiva that will see the broadcast services provider uplinking HD TV services to Yahlive capacity from a European hub. The deal will mean households across the MENA region with access to YahLive, which is located at 52.5° East will be able to view various European […]

YahLive to deliver Saudi Sports HD to Europe

YahLive, the UAE based satellite operator, is to start broadcasting the Saudi Sports Bouquet in HD to the European continent. The Saudi TV’s bouquet includes six channels, which broadcasts all Saudi Football League matches exclusively. Mohamed Youssif, CEO of YahLive, said: “Having the Saudi Sports Bouquet among YahLive’s offerings comes as part of our strategy […]

MBC Group delivers HD bouquet to YahLive

United Arab Emirates-based YahLive, a joint venture between YahSat and SES, has signed a deal with the Dubai-based free-to-air satellite broadcaster MBC Group to broadcast its portfolio of high-definition channels. Viewers of YahLive can watch seven MBC Group channels in HD across the Middle East and North Africa, including MBC 1, MBC 2, MBC 4, […]