AIB media industry news desk

The AIBs 2018 – the photos

The AIBs 2018 took place in London on 7 November, attended by guests from all over the world. The event partner was Al Jazeera Media Network, and sponsors included Celebro Media, Radio Taiwan International and Signiant. Here's a selection of photographs from the gala...

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BBC opens expanded Nairobi bureau

The BBC launched its largest bureau outside the UK in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, on 5 November. Around 300 of the 600 BBC journalists working across Africa are based in the new, state-of-the-art facility. "Our most important investment will be in training the next...

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TRT World launches new studio in Washington, D.C.

International news network TRT World has unveiled its new studios in Washington, D.C. The network will be broadcasting live news coverage and current affairs programmes from the heart of the US capital. The channel will offer special coverage of the 2018 US Midterm...

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The AIBs and the Rise of International Broadcasting

It wasn’t long ago that the large majority of broadcasters were confined to a national audience. Back in 1993, when the Association for International Broadcasting (AIB) was founded, the only international reach was through radio. There was no Internet as we know it...

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Al Jazeera Media Network becomes AIBs 2018 event partner

Global broadcaster supports world’s leading factual programming Awards       The Association for International Broadcasting announces a landmark partnership arrangement with Al Jazeera Media Network for the annual factual programming awards, the AIBs. 2018 marks the...

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SatADSL and AfricaCom

From 13 to 15 November 2018 SatADSL is now living in the 21stAfricaCom. This is one of the major events on the African calendar in the areas of the digital economy, telecommunications and IT. Of course, like every year, SatADSL awaits you! Since last year, the supply...

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Erkan Arikan to head Turkish department at Deutsche Welle

On November 1, 2018, Erkan Arikan will take over as head of Deutsche Welle's Turkish language service. One of Arikan's new responsibilities will be the development of a Turkish-language TV service which will initially go on the air as a Youtube channel. The...

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