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Wishful thinking? GCC media’s People Meters mystery

Wishful thinking? GCC media’s People Meters mystery

After eight years of hearing of TV audits 'coming to the region soon' I'd much rather wait for it to actually happen before giving anyone a pat on the back.

February 19, 2012 3:27
 

Bahrain to host Saudi prince’s Rotana, news channel

Saudi billionaire prince Alwaleed bin Talal will move his Rotana entertainment company and a new Arabic television channel to Bahrain, a move that reflects Saudi efforts to back Bahrain's government after its economy was hit by protests.

December 28, 2011 12:52
 
Alwaleed’s Twitter stake: Cool plus points or reputational gamble?

Alwaleed’s Twitter stake: Cool plus points or reputational gamble?

Prince Alwaleed's $300 million stake in the largely unregulated platform Twitter may be a financial windfall but it could also lead to losing favour among conservatives, says Una Galani.

December 19, 2011 5:18
 
Interview: Nizar Nagro, President, Rotana Media Services

Interview: Nizar Nagro, President, Rotana Media Services

Rotana’s new channel could break even in five years. That’s if they get the focus right.

May 26, 2011 3:18
 
News just in

News just in

With two more Arabic channels launching, we see if there’s room for fresh faces in a tricky market

May 19, 2011 2:52
 

Rotana and Yahoo reveal Internet video service

Yahoo Maktoob will showcase Rotana’s portfolio of movies, TV and music.

July 9, 2010 10:45
 

Luxury hotel planned for Iraqi capital

Rotana plans a five-star hotel in Baghdad's 'Green Zone by 2012.

May 28, 2010 9:19
 
Sounds of Saudi

Sounds of Saudi

A more liberal and competitive radio market in KSA offers a wide range of opportunities for marketers.

April 18, 2010 3:15
 
Murdoch moves in on the Middle East

Murdoch moves in on the Middle East

The launch of Fox International’s hub in Abu Dhabi illustrates the media mogul’s desire for regional expansion.

March 7, 2010 1:54
 

Rotana predicts 100 percent occupancy during DSF

The group operates 11 hotels with more than 3300 rooms in the city.

January 24, 2010 12:00
 
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