In July 2013, i24NEWS launched three news channels in English, French and Arabic from its specially-built studios in the Jaffa Port on the shores of the Mediterranean. The channel began broadcasting international news alongside extensive coverage of the Middle East. From its first broadcast through today, the channel is fulfilling its vision of presenting quality, unbiased and reliable reports to the world accompanied by a wide range of viewpoints, analysis and opinions.
As the only truly independent international news channel in the Middle East, i24NEWS channels and digital platforms cover a wide range of topics, and influence the discussion around the day’s news. In addition to top-of-the-hour news editions with the latest headlines and developments, i24NEWS also features a variety of current affairs and magazine programs focused on defense, hi-tech, economy, sports, and more. Great emphasis is placed on hosting dynamic panel discussions featuring guests with varying and fresh perspectives to better illustrate the complexity of the region.
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- Tel Aviv, Dubai, Paris, New York Studios
- 150 Journalists
The Middle East
Following the signing of the historic Abraham Accords in 2020, i24NEWS signed several Memorandums of Understanding and partnership agreements with leading media companies in the United Arab Emirates. In 2021, the channel received a UAE broadcast license and launched its new studios in Dubai. The channel continues to consistently expand its activities in the Middle East. I24NEWS is creating opportunities for partnerships that will enrich cooperation in the Middle East and Gulf regions, the most recent of which is Bahrain.