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New Arabic online network unveils premier global television service

United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, August 26 - 2008 @ 07:19 offers Arabs worldwide an opportunity to tune into their favorite live television channels or on-demand programs with a simple Internet connection. features more than 35 of the most popular channels and thousands of hours of video-on-demand from leading Arabic content providers including Dubai TV, LBC, Aljazeera News, Aljazeera English, Rotana, Future TV, New TV, 2M and many others.

Through, Arab viewers have access to the best and most up to date news, entertainment, top Ramadan shows and series, movies, music-clips and more. is a subscription-based service that provides streaming of content to computers and laptops affording users one central place to access leading Arabic-language entertainment. The website displays a customized user experience, easy navigation, superior video quality and a comprehensive selection of popular content from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

This online video network has been launched in conjunction with Ramadan, a holy month in the Islamic calendar. Talfazat offers over 800 hours of the most popular Ramadan shows and series.

Talfazat comes to the marketplace through the technology and core capabilities of JumpTV and NeuLion. The web streaming powerhouses have collectively launched the most complete online television experience with the ability to best serve Arab market interests. Content can be viewed anywhere, anytime without the need for satellite or cable installation.

Talfazat has exclusive IPTV rights to stream television programming to viewers globally and many of the channels are not offered anywhere else. In the coming months, Talfazat plans to launch a set-top-box that will allow viewers to watch live and on-demand content on the television in addition to the computer. Talfazat will be a multi-platform Arabic service.

“We’re excited about the opportunity to serve our Arabic end-users in a way that’s unparallel to anything available out there for this community. In terms of the sheer volume and caliber of content available both on a live and on-demand basis, users will appreciate the high quality and affordable price,”

said Amir Hegazi, general manager of Talfazat.

“Talfazat helps Dubai TV reach new Arab audiences over the Internet worldwide, especially those living outside the Middle East and North Africa region. We’re looking forward to the mutual cooperation between the two entities,” said Hassan Chahine, CTO of Dubai Media Incorporated.

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