The Arab Advisors Group has revealed that 53.8% of Arab FTA satellite channels have online presence.
The Arab Advisors Group has revealed that 53.8% of Arab FTA satellite channels have online presence. The group examined 821 fully operational FTA satellite TV channels targeting the Arab World and found out that 442 channels had an online presence.
With the increasing adoption of internet in the Arab World, many channels in the Arab TV industry have established an online presence. The Arab Advisors Group analysis revealed that the majority of channels with an online presence have enhanced portals that include a wide range of advanced interactive services, such as online advertising, forums, online shopping, search engines, and so on.
A new report, Online Presence of FTA Satellite Channels in the Arab World 2016 was released to the Arab Advisors Groups Media Strategic Research Service subscribers in November, 2016. This report can be purchased from the Arab Advisors Group for US$ 1,850. The 35-page report, which has 24 detailed exhibits, provides a detailed analysis of the online presence of FTA Satellite Channels in the Arab World. The report includes analysis and categorisation of the online presence of 621 FTA satellite TV channels broadcasting on Arabsat, Nilesat, Noorsat and Yahlive satellite systems.