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Ericsson signs deal to help create new Arabic TV channel
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Ericsson signs deal to help create new Arabic TV channel

Saturday, 5 September 2015 1:00 AM

Tech firm ties up with Image Nation Abu Dhabi to work on free-to-air service which is set to launch in Q4

Muppets choose Abu Dhabi for TV return after 25-year hiatus
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Muppets choose Abu Dhabi for TV return after 25-year hiatus

Friday, 4 September 2015 12:58 AM

twofour54’s campus partners, led by Bidaya Media, have enabled the return of Iftah Ya Simsim, the Arabic version of Sesame Street

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British reporters charged with having terrorist links by Turkish court
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British reporters charged with having terrorist links by Turkish court

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 10:16 AM

Arrest of Vice News staff is likely to intensify concerns about press freedom as Ankara takes on a bigger role in the US-led coalition against ISIL

Egypt summons UK ambassador over criticism of Al Jazeera trial
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Egypt summons UK ambassador over criticism of Al Jazeera trial

Sunday, 30 August 2015 2:33 PM

The case has stoked an international outcry and raised questions over Egypt's stated commitment to democracy

Focus: The Amal Clooney Cairo courtroom circus
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Focus: The Amal Clooney Cairo courtroom circus

Sunday, 30 August 2015 1:06 PM

Would you have paid as much attention to the story of three Al Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt if one of their lawyer’s had not been married to a Hollywood actor?

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French journalists probed on suspicion of blackmailing Moroccan king
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French journalists probed on suspicion of blackmailing Moroccan king

Sunday, 30 August 2015 10:38 AM

Reporters allegedly asked for $3.4m or they would publish a critical book about King Mohammed

US 'deeply disappointed' by Egyptian court sentence against Al Jazeera journalists
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US 'deeply disappointed' by Egyptian court sentence against Al Jazeera journalists

Sunday, 30 August 2015 9:49 AM

Journalists were sentenced to three years in prison for operating without a press license and broadcasting material harmful to Egypt

Egyptian court sentences 3 Al Jazeera journalists to prison
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Egyptian court sentences 3 Al Jazeera journalists to prison

Saturday, 29 August 2015 5:30 PM

Journalists working for Qatar-based TV network handed jail terms for broadcasting material harmful to Egypt

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Iranian film on Prophet Mohammad stirs calls for Tehran to ban it
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Iranian film on Prophet Mohammad stirs calls for Tehran to ban it

Saturday, 29 August 2015 12:48 AM

Mohammad, Messenger of God, directed by Oscar-nominated director Majid Majidi, is at $40m Iran's most expensive movie to date

Dubai pay-TV firm OSN said to sign $400m loan
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Dubai pay-TV firm OSN said to sign $400m loan

Thursday, 27 August 2015 7:18 PM

Banking sources say funds will be used for general business purposes and to refinance existing debt

Saudi Arabia launches TV programme to counter ISIL recruitment
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Saudi Arabia launches TV programme to counter ISIL recruitment

Thursday, 27 August 2015 1:47 PM

Security of the Kingdom aims to cultivate patriotism among youth as a counter to them being ‘brainwashed’ on social media

Fortress Film Clinic chief eyes 5-6 Arab movies per year
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Fortress Film Clinic chief eyes 5-6 Arab movies per year

Friday, 21 August 2015 9:05 AM

JV set up to improve standards in Arab movie making unveils film portfolio for this year

UAE minister hits back at
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UAE minister hits back at "spiteful" claims of Yemen troops losses made on Iranian TV

Wednesday, 19 August 2015 12:17 PM

Anwar Mohammad Gargash also rejected claims the UAE has supported ISIL

Dubai court hands $13k fine to illegal TV provider
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Dubai court hands $13k fine to illegal TV provider

Monday, 17 August 2015 3:44 PM

Distributor of UKTV Abroad packages in the UAE is punished as part of country's fight against digital piracy

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Dubai's Emirates reclaims title of UAE's best brand
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Dubai's Emirates reclaims title of UAE's best brand

Saturday, 15 August 2015 9:50 AM

Airline tops new YouGov BrandIndex 2015 Mid-Year BestBrand Rankings amid strong sponsorship strategy


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