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Ramadan 2015 TV viewing centred on drama: Arab Advisors Group.

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The Arab Advisors Group's analysis of 61 Arabic series broadcast during the holy month of Ramadan has revealed that satellite pay TV channels in the region relied heavily on drama series. Drama was the flavour of the season on most of the satellite pay TV channels.

The report revealed that the main focus of satellite pay TV channels was Arabic drama series, as they constituted 59% of total Arabic series aired. Out of the 22 satellite pay TV channels covered in the report, only one channel did not air any drama Arabic series during Ramadan 2015.

The report includes analysis of sixty one Arabic series on twenty two satellite pay TV channels. The satellite pay TV channels covered in the report are: Masah, MBC HD, MBC+2 HD, MBC Drama HD, Hikayat, Hikayat 2, MBC+ Drama, OSN Yahala +2 HD, OSN Yahala HD, OSN Yahala Shabab, OSN Yahala Drama, Series +4, Series Channel, Al Safwa, Al Yawm, MTV Lebanon HD, Al Nahar HD, Al Nahar Drama HD, MBC 4, Rotana Plus HD, Rotana Khalijiyah +2 HD, and Abu Dhabi Drama + HD. The report also covers the production houses involved in the production of the analyzed Arabic series.

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Publication:Broadcast Pro Middle East
Date:Aug 10, 2015
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