BBC Arabic

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Facts and stats

BBC Arabic Television is a television news channel broadcast to the Middle East by the BBC. It was launched at 0956 GMT on 11 March 2008.Wikipedia

Editorial areaGlobal

Contact BBC Arabic

Postal addressBBC Broadcasting House
Official website

Social media

Twitter@BBCArabic (8,434,526 followers) compare
Twitter: Press Office@bbcpress (193,152 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BBCCareers (131,187 followers) compare

Latest news stories

BBC Arabic’s version of Woman’s Hour is rather different to Radio 4’s
The Spectator - published 8 February 2018, 4.00am gmt
BBC Arabic launches Trending
Rapid TV News - published 11 October 2017, 4.11pm bst
BBC Arabic launches Trending
BBC Media Centre - published 10 October 2017, 1.27pm bst
BBC Arabic commits to Arabsat for 15 more years
Rapid TV News - published 4 October 2017, 8.01am bst


…at BBC

Alistair Tyne Engineer
Amol Rajan Media Editor
Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director - BBC News
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
James Purnell Director of radio education arts music learning and children
James Purnell Director of Strategy
Richard Sharp Chairman
Tim Davie Director General

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