Rotana Media Group’s TV channels will be available to stream live in high definition (HD) on Shahid VIP from today across the MENA region.
MBC Group and Rotana Media Group have signed a content deal to bring Rotana’s TV channels to Shahid VIP platform. Rotana’s TV content will also be made available on-demand for the streaming service subscribers.
The long-term partnership will allow Shahid VIP to expand its Arabic content offering on its platform.
Rotana Media Group’s TV channels (including Rotana Cinema, Rotana Khalijia, Rotana+, Rotana Classic, Rotana Kids, Rotana Drama and Rotana Music) will be available to stream live in high definition (HD) on Shahid VIP from today across the MENA region.
Additionally, Rotana’s content, comprising hundreds of premium Arabic titles released every year, will be available on-demand from December.
Commenting on the partnership, MBC Group Chairman Waleed Al-Ibrahim said: “One year ago, we signed our first partnership with Rotana Media Group, which contributed immensely to the Shahid VIP success story in 2020. Taking our collaboration to the next level was a natural step as we continue to enhance the Shahid VIP value proposition.”
Walid Arab Hashem, CEO of Rotana Studios and TV, added: “It pleases us to conclude this groundbreaking deal with MBC Group and offer Rotana channels and content on its very successful platform Shahid VIP. We are true believers in the value of Arabic entertainment and its local, regional and international appeal, and we look forward to having a long-term relationship with MBC as a means to serve our audiences.”