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Ruptly announces plans to launch Arabic service

Dinara Toktosunova, CEO of Ruptly, speaking at CABSAT Content Congress.

Ruptly, a global multimedia agency, has announced plans to launch an Arabic version of its video news agency in summer 2019.

Revealing the latest development at the CABSAT Content Congress in Dubai, Dinara Toktosunova, CEO of Ruptly, said: “It will be a fully localised, Arabic website and live platform. It will allow us to be more accessible to our clients in the region and will provide a platform for us to cover more Middle Eastern and North African (MENA) stories.”

This announcement was made during a panel session with Twitter, RT Arabic and Al- Arabiya to discuss current trends and challenges for content producers in the digital era.