? Grab this Headline Animatorsocial media, digital,advertising & High Tech Newssocial media, digital,advertising & High Tech NewsMain menuSkip to contentProudly powered byWordPress | Online MarketerTheme by WPThemes.co.nzSharing Buttons byLinksku? Grab this Headline AnimatorHomeMy profileWHITEPAPERSCONTACTJOBSoffres d’emploi en franceoffres d’emploi au marocNewsGeek NewsYahlive and Abu Dhabi TVpartner to increase HDofferings across MENAPosted onFebruary 29, 2012 byeditor.YahLive, the UAE basedsatellite broadcast company,and Abu Dhabi Mediaannounced an exclusivepartnership to broadcast six ofAbu Dhabi Media’s channels inHD through YahLive’s satelliteservice.Viewers, across the MENAregion, with access to YahLive,which broadcasts on 52.5East,will now be able to watch theirfavorite Abu Dhabi TVprogrammes in HD – Abu DhabiDrama HD; Al Oula HD; AlEmarat HD; Abu Dhabi Sports 1HD; Abu Dhabi Sports 2 HD;National Geographic AbuDhabi HD – in High Definition (HD)..The agreement was signed byAbu Dhabi Media’s CEO, MalcomWall, and Mohamed Youssif,CEO of YahLive during CABSAT,The Middle East’s largestdigital media & satellite expofrom 28 Feb – 1st March in theDubai InternationalConvention and ExhibitionCentre..Commenting on thepartnership, Malcolm Wall, CEOof Abu Dhabi Media, said: "Weare delighted to announce thisexclusive partnership withYahLive, as it confirms ourcommitment to always offerour viewers the highest qualityTV experience. With our newHD channels, available onYahLive, audiences across theArab region can now enjoyAbu Dhabi’s leading channelsall in HD.".Mohamed Youssif, CEO ofYahLive, said: "The signing ofthis agreement is anotherexample of YahLive fulfillingits ambition to be the region’sleading satellite serviceprovider of HD. The addition ofexclusive Abu Dhabi Mediachannels means that ourcustomers will be able to viewsome of the biggest sportingevents and leadingentertainment all in highestquality HD. We make thedecisions on who we partnerwith based on the quality ofthe programming availableand the benefits this has toour customers; however, wealso believe that it is importantto collaborate with UAE basedorganizations to furtherstrengthen the country’sposition as the region’sleading media hub.".YahLive has benefited fromthe shared knowledge andexperience of the satelliteoperator SES, Using SES’sextensive knowledge of HD TV,YahLive have developed a highquality, robust and secure HDTV standard for its services inthe region. SES operates 50Direct-to-Home (DTH) platformacross the globe, carryingnearly 6,000 TV channels, outof which more than 1,000 areHD..YahLive is a partnershipcompany with Yahsat, theUnited Arab Emirates-basedsatellite communicationscompany, a wholly-ownedsubsidiary of MubadalaDevelopment Company, andthe global satellite operatorSES.Related Posts:YahLive and Du collaborate onuplink servicesYahLive provides capacity forLondon 2012 OlympicsYahLive provides capacity forLondon 2012 OlympicsArab Advisors Group reveals ‘Satellite Pay TV operators inthe Arab World 2012′ reportAbu Dhabi TV Networklaunches a new family packagePin It