BBC News Arabic

television channel

BBC News Arabic (Arabic: بي بي سي نيوز عربي), formerly BBC Arabic Television, is a television news channel broadcast to the Arab World by the BBC. It was launched on 11 March 2008. It is run by the BBC World Service and funded from the British television licence fee.

BBC News Arabic
بي بي سي نيوز عربي
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CountryUnited Kingdom
Egypt
Broadcast areaMiddle East
NetworkBBC World Service
HeadquartersBroadcasting House, London
Programming
Language(s)Literary Arabic
Picture format720p60 (16:9 HDTV)
Ownership
OwnerBBC
History
Launched11 March 2008; 14 years ago (2008-03-11)
Links
Websitebbc.co.uk/arabic
Availability
Cable
Rogers Cable (Canada)Channel 881
Dish Network (United States)Channel 658
Satellite
Hot Bird 13B11727 V / 27500 / 3/4
Hot Bird 13D11117 V / 27500 / 3/4
Badr 411996 H / 27500 / 3/4
Intelsat 1912646 H / 28066 / 3/4
Nilesat 10212207 V / 27500 / 3/4
Anik F311911 L / 20000 / 3/4
beINChannel 204
Zuku TV (Kenya)Channel 842
IPTV
Bell Fibe TV (Canada)Channel 769
Streaming media
BBC ArabicWatch live
Sling TVInternet Protocol television

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