The partnership, which went into effect from October 2018, gives DMS the exclusive rights to extend advertising sales and opportunities on the Weyyak VoD platform.
Author - Vijaya Cherian
Vijaya Cherian is Editorial Director & Managing Partner at CPI Trade Media in addition to heading the Broadcast Division at the publishing house as Group Editor. She has spent the last 15 years writing about the MENA broadcast market from a technical and commercial point of view. Vijaya is presently one of the judges for the IBC Innovation Awards.
Khulud Abu Homos and Mustafa Alaidaroos are geared to experiment with every content recipe that has worked: international adaptations, content incubators, a market for pilot episodes and even crowd-funding a whole film. In conversation with the dynamic duo.
The transformation included an overhaul of the channel with a new look and feel to the TV network as well as changes to Alhurra-Iraq, Radio Sawa and Alhurra.com.
Co-Founder of Cinema Akil, Butheina Hamed Kazim, at the official launch of the mini cinema house at Al Serkal Avenue on what purpose it will serve for the local community of cinema lovers.
To gain new insights into today’s MENA media market, register to attend the ASBU BroadcastPro Summit at broadcastpromeawards.com.
From innovations around 4K, UHD and HDR to a Netflix partnership alliance, Canon experts take us through storytelling initiatives suited for filmmakers, big or small.
Khulud Abu Homos, CEO of Arab Format Lab, who brought the Entertainment Experience to the UAE, in partnership with Sharjah Media Free Zone, talks about what it can offer talent in the region.
Fagr Kasim, Director of Media Sector Development at Sharjah Media Free Zone explains the details.
The team at Seven Production was tasked with the coverage of the Saudi National Day celebrations and the production of the first ever live broadcast of the spectacular Cirque du Soleil on MBC1.
Vijaya Cherian speaks to the team that transformed a greenfield site to a landmark television station.
At a private screening of Wild Dubai, the teams from Dubai Media Office, Discovery Middle East and the filmmakers spoke briefly about how they brought this documentary to fruition.
Leila Masinaei, GM of the new MENA Cinema Forum that is being launched in Dubai on why this venture is promising for the region and the cinema/studio/production/mall market segments.
Ooyala showcased its Flex Media Platform, which provides a unified framework that claims to optimise the entire content supply chain, which customers can customise to meet their specific needs.
Blackmagic RAW is a new and modern codec designed to provide much better quality than popular video formats, but with all the benefits, says Ashton.
Kerim Sare, Regional Manager of @SolitonSystems, on what the #Turkish company, which has operations in Turkey as well, brings to the Middle East market.
FUJIFILM Corporation announced the launch of the “FUJINON UA46x13.5BERD” (UA46x13.5) and “FUJINON UA70x8.7BESM” (UA70x8.7), which will join the UA Series of 4K broadcast lenses.
With 13m Snapchat users in Saudi Arabia, Kaswara Al-Khatib of UTURN Entertainment on why the company is now part of a new Snapchat video agreement to make short drama episodes of 7-8 minutes.
Peter Nothen, CEO of Qvest Media on why the company launched Qvest cloud and its relevance within the broadcast ecosystem.
Venkatasubramanian Hariharan, Business Unit Director B2C, Canon Middle East on the company’s strategy for the region, where 66% of the population is under the age of 35.
Michael Geissler, CEO of Mo-Sys proudly presents a camera tracking technology that is designed for indoor shoots. Demos were held every hour at IBC2018 at the Future Tech area!