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Update: beIN service reinstated on du, World Cup package same as Etisalat

beIN has resumed service on the du platform. The World Cup package will be available on du as well for USD 150.
Fahad Al Hassawi, Deputy CEO, Telcos Services, EITC.

du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has confirmed that the beIN service has been reinstated in full on the du platform. Four exclusive beIN SPORTS channels for the World Cup will be available on the du platform including beIN Sports Max HD 1, 2, 3 and 4 channels.

A statement from du said: “du and beIN SPORTS have reached an agreement to offer du customers live and in full HD the 64 matches across four exclusive beIN SPORTS channels. Customers who wish to subscribe for this exclusive standalone package for the duration of the World Cup can do so at a cost of AED551 (approx. USD 150).”

The cost excludes VAT, which is another 5%.

Speaking about the service, Fahad Al Hassawi, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Telco Services, EITC said: “We are delighted to offer this incredible event to our valued customers and add life to life by screening all 64 football matches across our dedicated beIN SPORTS channels. We continue to offer complete transparency of service for our customers here, enabling them to enjoy the biggest showpiece in the football calendar.”