Arabsat showcases new satellites at CABSAT 2018

Arabsat showcases new satellites at CABSAT 2018

Arab Satellite Communications Organization – Arabsat – has announced that during CABSAT (14th-16th January 2018 at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre) it will showcase the capabilities and services of its Arabsat 6th generation satellites. Arabsat is...
Yemeni security forces close Al Jazeera bureau

Yemeni security forces close Al Jazeera bureau

Yemeni security forces have closed Al-Jazeera’s bureau in the southwestern city of Taiz on the orders of the Saudi-led Arab military coalition fighting the Houthi rebels, according to media reports. “The Higher Security Committee in Taiz today decided to...
NHK WORLD TV programme highlights in January

NHK WORLD TV programme highlights in January

Dining with the Chef : Washoku in Paris Part 1 – Culinary Heritage Abroad Jan. 5 Fri. 14:30/ 20:30/ Jan. 6 Sat. 2:10/ 8:10 (UTC)      Part 2 – Game Changers Jan. 12 Fri. 14:30/ 20:30/ Jan. 13 Sat. 2:10/ 8:10 (UTC)      Master chef Tatsuo Saito and...
RNZ and Indian Newslink announce content partnership

RNZ and Indian Newslink announce content partnership

RNZ has announced a content-sharing agreement with the Auckland-based publisher Indian Newslink. Indian Newslink publishes a fortnightly newspaper with a readership of more than 65,000, making it the most-read Indian newspaper in New Zealand. It also runs several news...
INSI’s Killing the Messenger end-of-year report

INSI’s Killing the Messenger end-of-year report

2017 saw an unusually high number of women among the 68 journalists killed doing their jobs this year, according to Killing the Messenger, a biannual analysis of journalist casualties by the International News Safety Institute (INSI). Out of the 68 journalists and...
The biggest media stories in December

The biggest media stories in December

Quick links Disney deal TVN fine Mauritania fraud Journalists under pressure   Making the greatest number of headlines in the media trade press and in the global consumer press is undoubtedly the news that 21st Century Fox has agreed to sell its entertainment business...