Arabsat participates in the Exhibition and Conference of IBC2018 in Amsterdam

September 14 2018

Arabsat participates in the Exhibition and Conference of IBC2018 in Amsterdam

Arab Satellite Communications Organization (Arabsat) participates in the Exhibition of the International Broadcasting Conference IBC-2018 which will be held in Amsterdam during the period of 13-18 Sept.2018,  IBC is considered the largest international gathering attended by a group of experts & professionals engaged in the field of Satellite TV broadcasting.
 Eng. Khalid bin Ahmed Balkheyour President & CEO of Arabsat, said “During the Exhibition days, Arabsat will showcase its latest agreements that enhance our Hot Spot 26° East, and will announce the signature of new contracts and agreements.  
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Founded in 1976 by the 21 member-states of the Arab League, Arabsat has been serving the growing needs of the Arab world for over 40 years, operating from its headquarter in Riyadh-KSA and two Satellite control stations in Riyadh and Tunis. 
Now one of the world’s top satellite operators and by far the leading satellite services provider in the Arab world, it carries over 500 TV channels, 200 radio stations, pay-tv networks and wide variety of HD channels reaching tens of millions of homes in more than 80 countries across the Middle East, Africa and Europe—including an audience of over 170 million viewers in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region alone tuned into Arabsat’s video “hotspot” at 26° E.  
Operating a growing fleet of owned satellites at the 20°E, 26°E, 30.5°E, 39°E and 44.5°E, ARABSAT is the only satellite operator in the MENA region offering the full spectrum of Broadcast, Telecommunications and Broadband services. This capacity will continue to expand with the launching of new satellites, making ARABSAT satellites’ fleet the youngest in the region. 
Arabsat also maintains strategic partnerships with most of the world's leading satellite companies and VAS integrators and with the acquisition of Hellas Sat, one of the leading telecom groups in southeastern Europe, These partnerships and acquisitions continue to expand Arabsat's reach with new orbital slots and frequency rights, allowing customers to reach farther than ever and deliver content and state-of-the-art solutions to any end-viewers audience or business partner around the world.

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