MBC signs content deal with Egypt's Maspero
Rebecca Hawkes
| 02 June 2014
Pan-Arab satellite broadcaster MBC has signed a content co-operation agreement with Egypt's Maspero, according to the London-based newspaper al-Sharq al-Awsat.

The deal will allow Dubai-based MBC to air popular programmes from Egyptian state television, as well as co-producing drama series and collaborating on marketing and training, Egyptian Minister of Information Doriya Sharaf al-Din was reported as saying.

The agreement was signed by Essam al-Amir, head of the Egyptian Radio and Television Union (ERTU).