The Arabic news and current affairs joint venture between Admic and BSkyB, Sky News Arabia has launched in the UK today on Sky Digital
Sky News Arabia launched in the Middle East in May last year. It broadcasts from Sky News Arabia’s studios in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates.
At the time of launching Sky News Arabia last year, the head of the channel, Nart Bouran, said, “Sky News Arabia l offers the ‘MENA’ region a fresh approach to television news with an independent editorial mandate at the heart of everything we do.
“The Sky News Arabia idea was born more than two years ago. Our aim has been to create an impartial and independent breaking news channel for the Arab world across multiple platforms.”
“It has been a huge collaborative team effort resulting in the most technically advanced news operation in the region.”
Sky News Arabia is available on Sky channel 855.