Al Jazeera America expands morning news programming



| 12 October 2015

In a clear indication of its momentum Al Jazeera America (AJAM) is to extend the time-span of its respected news coverage.

20151009235157ENPRN275870-Al-Jazeera-America-Logo-1y-1444434717MRAJAM provides both domestic and international news for American audiences. Headquartered in New York City with bureaux in 12 cities across the United States, Al Jazeera America carries a mix including live news, special programming and documentaries.

Effective immediately, the flagship Your World This Morning show, anchored by Stephanie Sy and Del Walters, will start 30 minutes earlier. By expanding its morning news coverage, AJAM says that it is investing in its ability to provide timely news content focused on the day's top issues to a greater number of viewers. AJAM has committed to delivering in-depth, quality news and journalism to the American audience.

"We're constantly evaluating all of the programmes we offer our viewers, making sure that we are reaching the right audiences at the right time, across all platforms," said Kate O'Brian, President of Al Jazeera America . "Stephanie and Del, along with our fantastic team of Al Jazeera America reporters throughout the US and around the world will bring stories and context Americans won't be able to find elsewhere," added Amjad Atallah, EVP of Content.