Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Dubai TV to go HD

  1. #1
    Honor Administrator <<ELVIS>>'s Avatar
    Join Date

    Lightbulb Dubai TV to go HD

    Dubai TV to go HD

    Chris Forrester

    Never a nation to do things half-heartedly, Dubai says its 5 TV channels will go HDTV. “The move is in line with the directives of His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai,” said the official communiqué, or as Star Trek’s Jean-Luc Picard might have said, if asked, “Make it so!”

    Ahmad Abdullah Al Shaikh, Shaikh Mohammad's media aide and the Managing Director of Dubai Media Incorporated which runs the channels, announced the transformation into the new system, stating that its quality would be “ten times” better than the analogue system, which again shows that you can fool some of the people some of the time.

    Nevertheless, it is a good decision. Al Shaikh said the move made Dubai the “first media establishment in the Arab world to change to the new system”. One might respectfully alert Mr Al Shaikh to be aware of a number of channels now broadcasting in HDTV over the region, as well as the Emirates’ own E-Vision cable system which has been carrying HDTV offerings for some time.

    No timetable was given for the changes.

  2. #2
    Junior Member
    Join Date

    Re: Dubai TV to go HD

    thank for this information

Similar Threads

  1. New Dubai ONE TV: Tuesday 31, March
    By maosat in forum Satellite TV Listings
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 30-03-2009, 22:10:07
  2. New Dubai Media goes 3G
    By <<ELVIS>> in forum Daily Satellite TV News
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 25-11-2008, 10:21:11
  3. where i can buy this card in DUBAI
    By mohpa in forum FTEmaximal
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 15-10-2008, 12:46:49
  4. salam from dubai
    By imad184 in forum Introductions
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 03-07-2008, 16:28:30
  5. Help needed from anyone in Dubai or surrounds
    By DoctorDish in forum General Discussions: Satellite Receivers
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 13-02-2007, 06:57:37

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts