Ex-pat communities residing in Europe can now watch their favourite Arabic channels, through Vision247’s online video platform and a dedicated TV app
• 15 Arabic channels accessible through Samsung Smart TVs and connected Blu-ray players
• Channels are streamed live Europe wide
• Subscribers can view channels via a dedicated app
London, 8th October 2014 Media content distribution and IPTV specialists, Vision247, has teamed up with major distributor of leading international TV channels, Mondo Globo to deliver MBC Group and Arabia One channels in Europe via Samsung Smart TVs and connected Blu-ray players.
Ex-pat communities residing in Europe can now watch their favourite Arabic channels, through Vision247’s online video platform and a dedicated TV app. Arabia One channels can be streamed live to any living room in Europe. To access these channels, viewers download the Arabia One app from the Samsung TV app portal.
With Arabia One providing a wide range of Arabic, Middle Eastern and North African-speaking TV channels, owners of Samsung Smart TVs and connected Blu-ray players can watch everything from general entertainment (MBC, MBC Masr, Al Jadeed, LBC Europe), kids programmes (MBC 3) and drama (MBC Drama and Panorama Drama) through to catching the latest movies on Panorama Films and music videos (Mazzika).
Petra Oblak, CEO, Vision247 says “Smart TV apps are proving a cost-effective format to deliver content to audiences across the globe. Through our video technology we can provide broadcasters and content distributors, like Mondo Globo, with the necessary platform to reach and engage new viewers with the content they want to see.”
Petra continues, “There are several million Arab-speaking people living in Europe and those who own a Samsung Smart TV or web-connected Blu-ray player can enjoy watching a wide-range of popular channels, programmes and movies, so they can still feel connected.”
Shady Hamzeh, President, Mondo Globo, says “Our aim is to provide the Arabic community in Europe with their favourite MBC Channels in easy ways, and now they can follow their favourite programs on Samsung Smart TVs or connected devices anywhere in Europe. We are very proud to be working closely with Vision247 on this project.”
Vision247 is a high growth media technology and content distribution company providing end to end solutions to television channels, content owners, mobile and fixed operators and ISPs.
In 2013 Vision247 created Perception™, a complete and fully scalable multiscreen IPTV platform, with industry-leading cloud-based features, designed for operators and ISPs that require a commercially flexible and rapidly deployable solution.
Its services also include satellite playout, studio facilities, multiscreen and OTT IPTV services, smart TV and mobile apps.
Headquartered in London and with offices in Dubai, UAE, Vision247 creates innovative, compelling TV and video services for connected audiences worldwide. www.vision247.com
For further information on Vision247 contact:
XL Communications Ltd
Call: + 44 (0)7866 567179
About Mondo Globo Inc.
Mondo Globo is a leading global company specialized in TV rights acquisition together with TV channels distribution, as well as in the production and placement of advertisements across TV networks from Europe to the Middle East.
Internationally renowned for its infallible reliability, operational excellence and innovativeness, Mondo Globo offers to TV broadcasters and advertisers the unique opportunity of an ideal partnership aimed at achieving significant income growth.
Mondo Globo’s headquarter in Ottawa, Canada with presence in Paris, Beirut and Dubai. www.mondoglobo.ca
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