BBC selects AFPTV as major video news supplier

BBC selects AFPTV as major video news supplier

The BBC has selected AFPTV as a key supplier of English-language video news, significantly expanding its relationship with the Paris-headquartered international news agency AFP. Under a multi-year agreement starting April 1 2017, the British broadcaster will receive...

Radio Sawa, the Arabic-language radio network that has changed the media landscape in the Middle East and North Africa, is celebrating its 15th anniversary on 22 March 2017.  Since its launch in 2002, the pan-Arab radio network has been known for offering an...
Komla Dumor Award 2017: Seeking a future star of African journalism

Komla Dumor Award 2017: Seeking a future star of African journalism

The BBC is seeking a future star of African journalism for the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award, now in its third year. Journalists from across the continent are invited to apply for the award, which aims to uncover and promote fresh talent from Africa. The winner...

Celebro Media joins the Association for International Broadcasting

  London-based international media facilities house to benefit from AIB’s global networks and services The Association for International Broadcasting, the trade association for television, radio and online, has welcomed London-based studio and facilities house...
Qatar’s Ooredoo TV channel launched with MBC content

Qatar’s Ooredoo TV channel launched with MBC content

Ooredoo and MBC GROUP hosted a star-studded event at the Museum of Islamic Art last night to launch the exclusive new MBC+ Ooredoo Channel for Ooredoo TV subscribers. The event was attended by Ooredoo Qatar CEO Waleed Al Sayed, MBC GROUP CEO Sam Barnett and a host of...
Celebro Media offers news broadcasters free trial

Celebro Media offers news broadcasters free trial

London-based Celebro Media are in trials with a new type of HD OB Vehicle. On Monday 20th February the studio and facilities company is offering a free trial to all broadcasters. The new truck will be outside the UK Parliament at College Green (right) for planned...