Titled ‘OTT & Social Media: Driving Video Entertainment’, the panel covered issues such as the video push by social media platforms, sports as a genre, content commissioning by OTT and social media platforms, and engaging audiences while keeping the experience secure.
Alongside live coverage of the final practice session, qualifying shoot-out and the E-Prix itself, MBC Action will also show post-race highlights and programming between races.
A lively exchange on cloud adoption and the deployment of AI in broadcast workflows ensured that the post-lunch tech panel had the rapt attention of attendees at the 2018 ASBU BroadcastPro Summit. Issues covered also included workplace culture vis-à-vis technical changes, evolving satellite...
Titled ‘The Digital Transition and Building a Robust Media Business’, the discussion covered international competition, local media strategies, the UAE’s regional role, the economic impact of video streaming, the impact of the public broadcaster and the Saudi opportunity, among other topics.
Experts on the production panel at the 2018 ASBU BroadcastPro Summit debated the strategy to successfully develop Arabic content.
The first episode of the programme will reportedly present exceptional talents of children from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan and Tunisia.
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.
Viewers can expect many critically-acclaimed dramas, comedy, and social and political series from a number of production territories, including the United States, Mexico, India and Turkey, amongst others.
The production broadcast live by MBC1 took place at the King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh in front of an estimated audience of 27,000.
Headed by Peter Smith, MBC Studios aims to provide premium content tailored to Saudi, Middle Eastern and other audiences across five continents.
Italian producer and distributor, Mondo TV, has signed a two-year deal with MBC3 to air an Arabic-language version of its new CGI-animated preschool series 'Cuby Zoo' in the region starting in early 2019.
MBC Group has forged ahead with a full-fledged virtualised business continuity centre that is equipped to take over should the main site be compromised. BroadcastPro ME gets an exclusive first-look.
The deal with German media companies Studio 100 Media and m4e covers TV, digital media and consumer product rights for the CGI preschool series in the MENA region.
The programmes will be available on MBC1, MBC Drama, MBC Masr and MBC4, in addition to video-on-demand service Shahid.net.
BroadcastPro ME’s inaugural Anti-Piracy Conference stresses multi-faceted approach to combating piracy and the dire need for regulation.
The coalition also discussed challenges of internet piracy, revealing that 2.71 billion downloads of pirated content has been made in the past year alone.
Other networks in the GCC continue to run Turkish dramas.