Digital Studio Middle East Staff

Yahlive Caters to 62M Farsi-Speaking Viewers
According to the Ipsos Connect research, the satellite broadcaster has seen a significant rise in viewership with reach of 25.5 million in 2014 to 62.3 million in 2017 as of December 2017.
Vitec Group Promotes Dave Dougall to Vice President of Sales for EMEA and Asia Pacific
In addition to his current role as vice president of sales over the Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region, Vitec Group has added the Asia-Pacific region to Dougall's responsibilities.
Etisalat offers unlimited video streaming
Etisalat's new offer allows subscribers to pay by the minute for streaming videos.
Survey finds piracy, changing business models are top concerns for video content industry
Media + Networks' State of the Industry survey found that piracy, as well as shifting business models weigh heavily on the minds of industry leaders across cable and satellite, advertising, broadcast and OTT.
New season of ‘I am a Nat Geo Photographer' features iconic UAE locations
Reality-TV program designed to nurture the talent of aspiring photographers from around the Arab world will highlight UAE.
Abu Dhabi sovereign weatlh fund said to hold talks to sell EMI Music stake
Adding EMI’s extensive catalogue would solidify Sony’s position as the largest music publisher, as paid streaming services proliferate and valuations for music copyrights soar. The Tokyo-based company already owns almost 40 percent of EMI, and operates the business.