Orient TV Emerges as Leading Trusted Source on News and Culture in MENA - Expands New Bureaus

02 Feb, 2016, 07:00 ET from Orient TV

DUBAI, UAE, February 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Dubai-based Orient TV is making waves in the media industry as it celebrates its 7 year anniversary on Feb 2nd by officially launching a new branding campaign and inaugurating a six-story brand new studio and bureau in Istanbul, Turkey.

Surpassing 100 million viewers on its Youtube digital channel and with over 4.5 million followers on Facebook, Orient TV has established itself as a leading new satellite television and multimedia organization throughout the Middle East with new expansions into the European market.

As part of the new branding campaign, Orient TV also launched Orient News English (http://www.orient-news.net/en) an exciting venture that will expand Orient's international audience and bring Orient's unique quality high-caliber journalism to new viewers worldwide.

Another expansion for Orient Net was also launching Orient Net Kurdish (http://www.orient-news.net/ku)

Chairman and founder Ghassan Aboud said: "We are shaking up the media landscape. Bringing real life human stories to the forefront is what Orient does best. Our correspondents and presenters get to the heart of the story and go where other news and media outlets cannot. We are proud to have built in the past 7 years a media organization that has grown from the leading Syrian satellite TV station to a truly regional and now global institution."

With programs and content in Arabic, English, and Kurdish, Orient TV is ranked by recent independent studies as one of the top trusted media brands and sources for news and in the region.

When it comes to innovative digital content, Orient TV is a leader in MENA for producing programs that are viewed by millions of dedicated fans every week with millions of social media shares.

Orient TV is at the forefront of providing hard-hitting content and unrivaled access to the real stories impacting the world. With over 12 correspondents in the field in Syria, and three satellite news gathering trucks providing continuous live coverage, Orient is there first with high-impact breaking news at the center of the conflict. 

Orient TV is expanding its reach and coverage with bureaus now in Washington D.C., Jordan, France, Turkey, and Germany.

Editorial Board, said, "We are introducing new shows, new formats, and have significantly enhanced our digital multimedia presence. We are proud to have Orient TV as the leading trusted news source in Syria and the region and will look to expand our English language content even further in the coming year."

Orient TV is privately owned by the Ghassan Aboud Group and available on the Arabic subscription package on Du channel 1217 , Nilesat, hotbird, and Arabsat frequencies.

Livestreaming available at http://www.orient-news.net/live

Nabil Eslim