Arabic

Iraq

Al-Iraqiya News (L)

Arabic news channel owned by Iraqi Media Network.  It airs news and current affairs programming including news bulletins, talk shows, political commentary and debates.

 

Available on: Free-To-Air on Galaxy 19

Karbala Satellite Channel (L)
Religious channel dedicated to the Islamic faith.  It broadcasts live from the Holy City of Karabala, Iraq and airs lectures, religious interpretations, social & cultural debates.

 

  Available on: Free-To-Air on Galaxy 19

Jordan

Jordan TV (L)

Official state broadcaster, owned by the Jordanian Radio and Television Corporation.  It is a general interest service, programming includes news, talk shows, documentaries, dramas, music, movies, sports and religious programs.

 

  Available on: Free-To-Air on Galaxy 19

Lebanon

Future TV (L)
Top rated private broadcaster, owned by various investors.  It airs a mix of news, talk shows, comedies, dramas, variety shows, sports and more.

 

       Available on: Bell Fibe TV, Cogeco, Rogers

Qatar

Al Jazeera Arabic (L)
International 24 hour Arabic language news channel that covers news from an Arabic perspective.  Programming includes live breaking news, special reports, interviews and documentaries.

 

     Available on: Vidéotron

Al Jazeera English (L)
International 24 hour English language news channel that covers news from an Arabic perspective.  Programming includes live breaking news, special reports, interviews and documentaries.

 

Available on: Available through all major TV providers (except Shaw Direct)

Palestine

Palestine Satellite Channel (L)
Official state broadcaster of Palestine, owned by the Palestinian Broadcasting Corporation.  It airs news & current affairs programming as well as culture, sports, kids shows and religious programs.

 

Available on: Free-To-Air on Galaxy 19

Syria

Syria Drama

Arabic drama channel owned by RTV Syria.  It airs the best classic and contemporary Syrian dramas.

 

   Available on: Watch Live Online

 Syria Satellite Channel

General entertainment channel owned by RTV Syria.  It airs a mix of news, talk shows, comedy, dramas, movies, music and cultural programmes.

 

       Available on: Watch Live Online