Australia loses Mr Football

Australia loses Mr Football

The AIB is saddened to learn that Les Murray, the former football broadcaster and known to football fans across Australia as “Mr Football”, has died aged 71. Regarded by many as the voice of Australian football, Murray had been battling a long-term...
RT journalist killed by ISIS shelling

RT journalist killed by ISIS shelling

A journalist working with RT Arabic, Khaled Alkhateb, has been killed in shelling from co-called Islamic State in the eastern suburb of Homs, Syria. The journalist was filming a report on the Syrian Army’s operations against IS terrorists. He and a Syrian Army...
Death threat to RFE/RL correspondent

Death threat to RFE/RL correspondent

RFE/RL Turkmen correspondent Soltan Achilova has said that she was threatened with death on July 29, while en route to take photos documenting Turkmenistan’s “Day of Bicycles.” Achilova has also said that the man who made the original threat on 29 July identified...
Newstag to launch Arabic experience

Newstag to launch Arabic experience

Newstag, the award-winning Stockholm-based media-tech company, will launch a new experience that is especially designed for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region later this year. Newstag Arabic نيوزتاج عربية will be available in Arabic and will provide a...
5G field trial live in London with Arqiva

5G field trial live in London with Arqiva

Following a statement of intent in February, leading UK communications infrastructure company Arqiva and Samsung Electronics announced on 25 July that the first field trial of 5G Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) technology in the UK and Europe is now live in central...
Africanews launches its App available for free on the App Store

Africanews launches its App available for free on the App Store

Africanews is a leading multilingual, pan-African news outlet. Africanews is available in sub-Saharan Africa via its complete offer (TV + digital: website, social media, mobile applications). Now available on the App Store, Africanews app offers free access to all...