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Al Jazeera denounces Israeli shutdown

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Al Jazeera has denounced the Israeli government’s decision to close Al Jazeera Media Network’s bureau in Jerusalem and revoke the media credentials of its journalists.… Read more

Al Jazeera strikes global partnership with Google


Al Jazeera has struck a global partnership with Google in a bid to “cement Al Jazeera’s position as a digital-first broadcaster” and accelerate growth. The… Read more

Ericsson strikes raft of content deals for Nuvu SVOD platform

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Ericsson has acquired over 2,500 hours of content through a raft of deals for the Nuvu subscription video-on-demand service it launched earlier year. Ericsson has… Read more

Report: Al Jazeera plans US streaming move

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Al Jazeera Media Network is reportedly planning to make its English-language international news channel available to viewers in the US via the web. According to… Read more

Al Jazeera Balkans joins Team:Sat platform

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Al Jazeera Balkans is joining the Team:Sat TV platform operated by Team:Media and will broadcast exclusively in HD, free-to-air, from the Eutelsat 16A satellite. The… Read more

Al Jazeera’s AJ+ launches Android app

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Qatar-based news service Al Jazeera has launched an Android app for its digital service, AJ+. AJ+, which is already available via the Apple TV and… Read more

Al Jazeera makes DVB-T2 transition as Sweden begins 700MHz clearance

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Al Jazeera has started broadcasting in the DVB-T2 format and in MPEG-4 on the Boxer TV digital-terrestrial platform in Sweden as network operator Teracom begins… Read more

Al Jazeera taps Arqiva for global satellite distribution

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Qatar-based broadcaster Al Jazeera Media Network has tapped media services provider Arqiva to provide its global teleport and satellite distribution services. As part of the… Read more

Al Jazeera HD bouquet launches on Es’hail-1

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Al Jazeera Media Network has launched a new HD bouquet on the Es’hail-1 satellite at 25.5° East. Al Jazeera, which was the first channel to… Read more

Al Jazeera launches audio app for hard-to-reach areas

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News service Al Jazeera Network has launched a new audio web app to give users in low-bandwidth regions access to a live audio stream of… Read more