Al-Arabiya News begins operations
Al-Arabiya Television is the region’s newest independent Arabic news channel. Based in Dubai Media City, the channel is regional now, but aspires to be the Arab news source in the international arena.
The channel’s audience currently spreads from Morocco to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), across the whole of the Arab world. Al-Arabiya's programming consists of intensive news, current affairs and documentaries. News will be acquired from multiple sources. It will air un-edited testimonials from people, encouraging viewers to express their own opinions.
There will also be a variety of documentaries on Al-Arabiya, produced by both Al-Arabiya and other international broadcasters, highlighting issues from all over the world. — (menareport.com)
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