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The Six Degrees of Janet Jackson

The singer maybe strengthening her ties to the Middle East with her upcoming marriage to a Qatari businessman, but how will Kipp connect Janet Jackson to Saudi royalty and a Turkish soap opera star?

October 8, 2012 6:25 by


Now a major Middle Eastern broadcasting dynasty, MBC first started satellite transmission from London in September 1991. Since then the company has expanded to include ten channels including MBC, MBC2, MBC3, MBC4 and MBC action. Earlier this year, the company announced plans to develop specialised localised content for Iraq, Egypt and North Africa. Currently the channels provide programming in both Arabic and English, but the company has been known to air Turkish soap operas dubbed into Arabic including the very popular…


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