Advanced Television


Accedo, Brightcove, JUMP support Sharqiya SVoD

Accedo, a provider of video solutions and Brightcove, the streaming technology company, have announced their collaboration with Al Sharqiya Group to enhance its 1001 OTT streaming service with the introduction of one of Iraq’s first SVoD platforms, alongside live linear channels. Initially launched in March 2023 as an AVoD service, 1001 caters to Arabic-speaking audiences […]

April 9, 2024

Sky Documentaries commissions Flight 149

Sky Documentaries has announced the commission of documentary feature, Flight 149 (w/t). The Sky Original film, produced by Drum Studios, will explore a dramatic moment in British political history when the passengers of BA Flight 149 were taken hostage. On 2nd August 1990, Iraq takes the world by surprise and invades Kuwait. Hours later, BA […]

November 15, 2023

1001 exceeds 1m unique users

1001, a new VoD platform in the Arabic-language entertainment space backed by Iraqi media and television group – Al Sharqiya – has exceeded 1 million unique users across its various platforms within less than three weeks of its launch.  Developed with the aim of delivering diverse and engaging content to Arab audiences, 1001 includes a comprehensive […]

May 3, 2023

beIN Sports acquires Worlp Cup 2022 Asian Qualifiers

beIN Media Group and its flagship channel beIN Sports have announced securing the live rights to broadcast the remaining matches of the AFC Asian Qualifiers 2022 – Road to Qatar in 18 countries throughout the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). beIN Sports has secured the live rights to broadcast the matches in Algeria, Bahrain, […]

March 21, 2022

Arab Telemedia completes filming on September’s Gold

Arab Telemedia Group has completed filming the highly anticipated social series “September’s Gold” in Amman, Jordan last month. The series is the leading production among a collection of upcoming creative works which have been in development for the past two years and to be released in 2021-2022. ATG has found opportunity to re-invent itself through […]

March 8, 2022