Delivery & Transmission

Arabsat to setup uplink platform at twofour54
The agreement with Arabsat offers twofour54 clients across the region the ability to distribute content to a huge audience in MENA and Europe directly from the Abu Dhabi free zone.
UAE authority in drive to regulate spectrum authorization for wireless equipment
Federal Law mandating all RF transmission to be authorized has existed for years, but we are now at a tipping point as spectrum misuse is impacting the events and equipment rental industry
Yahsat acquires majority stake in Thuraya
Thuraya's two satellites, will join the Yahsat fleet, expanding the group's satellite fleet to five. Acquisition will further enhance the UAE's position as a key player in the global space industry.
Arabsat sponsors upcoming Arab Radio and TV Festival in Tunisia
Arabsat is sponsoring and participating in the 19th Arab Radio and Television Festival, which will be held from 26th -29th April 2018 in Tunis.
iflix works with Bitmovin to deliver high quality service in Middle East
ifix will use Bitmovin encoding to enable the delivery of TV shows, movies and sport in high definition video over low bandwidth mobile networks across the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.
Intelsat and STN sign deal to distribute Middle East content in North America
STN is utilising the power of the Intelsat’s Galaxy 19 video neighbourhood to reliably distribute premium programming and deliver regionalised content from the Middle East to millions of homes across North America.
Streaming video expert Bitmovin raises $30 million to expand global customer base
Bitmovin has raised $30 million in Series B funding, led by Highland Europe with participation from existing investors Atomico, Constantia New Business, Dawn Capital and YCombinator, bringing total investment in Bitmovin to $43 million.
The Switch connects to Middle East news agency
Customers of The Switch now able to access Middle East at the touch of a button via its partnership with New TR news agency
Abu Dhabi cracks down on illegal satellite dishes
The Abu Dhabi City Municipality (ADM) carried out a citywide inspection campaign to crack down on illegal satellite dishes on rooftops and balconies.