OSN Play to offer 24 new live channels for free

OSN Play now offers sports, Arabic, kids and general entertainment live-streaming channels.
Updated 29 August 2018

OSN Play to offer 24 new live channels for free

Entertainment network OSN is putting seamless online streaming of content at the very heart of its digital strategy. OSN Play, the free streaming online catch-up TV service for OSN subscribers, is providing customers with an additional 24 live channels, giving viewers nearly 60 live TV channels, 7,000 hours of On Demand content, 400 movies and over 40 complete box sets ready to watch at any given time on any connected screen. 

Accessible across the MENA region, on any device and free for OSN customers, the new live TV channels offer quality programming on the go, including BBC First, Sundance TV, Nat Geo People HD, Nicktoons, Paramount and TLC channels, to name a few. 

Emad Morcos, chief content officer, said: “OSN Play is changing the way audiences in MENA consume content. We’ve listened to our customers and studied the trends and by increasing the streaming capacity of OSN Play and taking it up to nearly 60 live channels, we are giving viewers access to the premium entertainment they know and love, the way they want it. This is part of our ongoing digital strategy to elevate content viewing experiences by providing more live and on-demand options, at no extra cost.”

OSN Play now offers sports, Arabic, kids and general entertainment live-streaming channels — 12 movie and series channels, 10 sports channels, two Arabic channels, seven kids channels, eight Pehla channels, five Pinoy channels and 12 factual and lifestyle channels. 


CEO of Mohammed Bawazir Trading Group praises Saudi-Indonesian ties

Updated 16 August 2019

CEO of Mohammed Bawazir Trading Group praises Saudi-Indonesian ties

RIYADH: Sheikh Mohammed Fawzi Bawazir, chairman of the Mohammed Bawazir Trading Group, has praised relations between Saudi Arabia and Indonesia on the occasion of the Asian archipelago’s 74th independence day.

Citing the long history and shared Islamic culture between the two countries, Bawazir also said the ties had been strengthened by the recent visit of King Salman to Indonesia in 2017 and a reciprocal visit to Riyadh by the Indonesian president in April.

Bawazir said: “It is important for our company to establish business relations with the largest Islamic country member of the G-20 and also the largest Islamic pilgrimage mission, which exceeds the number of 250,000 pilgrims in addition to the one million Umrah visitors.

“Our business relationship with Indonesian companies is good and represents a strategic business partnership and is constantly evolving.

“We represent the largest Indonesian companies in the Saudi market as agents and exclusive distributors of their products such as MAYORA Group of Companies and Tropicana Silm Company as well as many factories that produce our Own brand for food products REEM, Tropica Coal and Indo Coal and we are still looking for more business partners from Indonesia.

“Our company is committed to supporting Indonesian products in the Saudi market through a professional team that serve and distributes the products in all over the Kingdom in different market sectors,” he added.