Adel Altoraifi, the former head of Al Arabiya news channel, was sworn in on Sunday as the new Saudi Minister of Culture and Information in a cabinet reshuffle ordered by new Saudi King Salman which…
Top Arab satcaster MBC on Tuesday vowed that Egyptian TV comic Bassem Youssef will be back on the air in Egypt “soon,” though not necessarily with his political satire show “Al-Bernameg” (The…
Egyptian TV comic Bassem Youssef, known as the Jon Stewart of the Arab world, has announced the cancellation of his hugely popular political satire show "Al-Bernameg" (The Program). According to…
BEIRUT — Iraqi singer Sattar Saad was crowned winner of the "The Voice Arabia" on Saturday during an intense finale which drew millions of viewers across the Middle East and saw guest star Ricky…
Egypt's interim cabinet resigned Feb. 24 in a move expected to pave the way for the defense minister, General Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, to run for president, and also likely to set the stage for a…
Twenty year ago, Arab TV viewers saw a broadcast that didn't look like any other Arab channel at the time. Aired from London, it was the first free-to-air, 24-hour television network across the Arab…
FremantleMedia Enterprises has concluded what it described as "an unprecedented multi-year deal" with the Middle East's MBC Group to license the "Idol" format.
MBC, the Middle East's most popular satcaster, is teaming with Oprah Winfrey on her latest initiative to find the world's smartest and most talented kids.
The hottest TV shows in the Arab world right now aren't even Arabic.
Dubai MBC, the Arab world's most popular TV net, has launched Farsi-language channel MBC Persia in what marks another step in the multimedia group's expansion into multiple language offerings.