Second Olympic Games for Youth on Arab screens

The Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) is to provide full coverage of the second Olympic Games for Youth, due to be held in Nanjing, China during the period from August 16 to 28. 2014. All member corporations will get the coverage to be ensured by the Arab unified team of commentators and engineers assigned by ASBU...

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Sports and TV: media, show and money

The new issue of « Majallat al-Itha’at al-‘arabiya » (Arab Radio Review) (II, 2014) is devoted to highlight the relationship now linking Sports and TV, due to developments affecting both fields throughout the years...

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ASBU Executive Council wraps up proceedings in Tunis

ASBU (Arab States Broadcasting Union) Executive Council held its 91st session in Tunis, June 7-8, 2014 under the chairmanship of Mr.Ismail Shishtawi, ASBU President, in presence of Mr. Salaheddine Maaoui, ASBU Director General and the participation of member corporations delegations...

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ASBU, members at Istanbul TV Forum and Fair ITVF 2014

Istanbul TV Forum and Fair (ITVF) gathers the key components and content producers in the broadcasting industries under one roof, with participation from companies, associations, public institutions, broadcasters and online platforms from all world continents...

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Training session for trainers on using the ASBU-MENOS System

In application of the work plan adopted by the Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) Radio and Television Training Center for the current year, a training session for trainers on how to use the ASBU-MENOS exchange system was held May 11 to 15, 2014...

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UAE Holds Regional Forum And First Arab Meeting To Coordinate Terrestrial Television Channels

The UAE Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) hosted the regional forum and first Arab meeting to coordinate Terrestrial Television channels in Dubai on May 17 to 20, in collaboration with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the Arab League and the Arab States Broadcasting Union...

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Arab Contribution to World Summit on Media for Children

The 7th World Summit on Media for Children (WSMC) will be taking place for the first time in Asia, in Kuala Lumpur, September 8-10, 2014. While the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) is the main organizer of this event during its 50th Anniversary year, the Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) and several of its member corporations will be a close partners in the organization...

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Impressive Lineup of events at AMS 2014, ASBU participates actively

The 11th Asia Media Summit (AMS 2014), organized by the Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) and hosted by the Ministry of Culture and Information and the General Commission for Audiovisual Media will be held in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia from 6 to 8 May 2014. Several pre-summit events will also be held from 3 - 5 May 2014...

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World TV Awards announced

The Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) has announced the winners and runners-up of the World Television Awards 2014...

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ITU Conference sets agenda for future ICT development

The Dubai Action Plan, just adopted by ITU World Telecommunication Development Conference, sets the agenda for telecommunication and information and communication technology development over the next four years. The Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) participated in the meeting, represented by its Director General, Mr. Salaheddine Maaoui...

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Cooperation between ASBU and ACSAD discussed in Tunis

Dr. Rafiq Ali Saleh, Director-General of the Arab Center for the Studies of Arid Zones and Dry Lands (ACSAD) paid on Monday, April 7th, 2014 a courtesy visit to the headquarters of the Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) in the Tunisian capital, where he met Mr. Salaheddine Maaoui, ASBU Director -General...

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Training activities Week at ASBU

Several specialized training activities have taken place during the week of April 7 to 11, 2014 at the headquarters of Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) in the Tunisian capital. Participation in these events included a number of officials and staffs in some ASBU television member corporations...

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“Inter-Rives IV” To build on “Inter-Rives III” success

Following the great success achieved by the co-production TV documentary “Inter-Rives III”, its two initiators, the Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) and the Permanent Conference of the Mediterranean Audiovisual Operators (COPEAM), have decided to keep up with the good work and launch a new series titled “Inter-Rives IV”...

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WORLD TELEVISION AWARDS: THE CONTEST IS ON

The Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) has called on all its member TV corporations to participate in the World Television Awards at AMS 2014 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The contest is to be organized by the Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD), in collaboration with its partners, including ASBU...

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