Author - Vijaya Cherian

Vijaya Cherian is Group Editor of the Broadcast Division at CPI Media Group, Dubai. She has spent the last ten years writing about the Middle East broadcast market from a technical and trade point of view. Vijaya is presently one of the judges for the IBC Innovation Awards.

Opinion

Revisiting sports rights

The recent ban of beIN Sports in some of the GCC countries has raised some pertinent questions that will compel international leagues and clubs, as well as regional sports authorities, to revisit the way sports rights have been sold thus far in the region.

Case Studies TV Channels

In full gear

Palestine TV has expanded its tiny OB fleet with the addition of a new SNG vehicle developed and integrated in-house. The vehicle was most recently used to cover President Trump’s visit to the country and will continue to play a key role in covering live productions in Palestine. In an interview with Vijaya Cherian, Bassam Alsaqqa, Broadcast Engineer at Palestine TV, who designed and developed the SNG van with his in-house team, shares more details about the vehicle Palestine TV recently...