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Saudi Arabia could be banned from future tournaments over piracy

Saudi Arabia could be banned from future tournaments over piracy

Saudi Arabia could be banned from competing in future football tournaments in a bid by the sport’s governing bodies to stamp out piracy.

beoutQ showing pirated content of CAF tournament

beoutQ showing pirated content of CAF tournament

Saudi-based pirate channel beoutQ has been broadcasting stolen content of the final tournament of the Total Africa Cup of Nations

Premier League begins action against rogue Saudi channel

Premier League begins action against rogue Saudi channel

England’s Premier League has started legal action against rogue Saudi channel “beoutQ” which has been broadcasting stolen content from Qatar’s beIN Sports.

beIN Sports seeks $1bn compensation for Saudi piracy

beIN Sports seeks $1bn compensation for Saudi piracy

Qatar's global sports and entertainment media group, beIN Corporation (beIN) has lodged an international investment arbitration case against Saudi Arabia worth $1bn in compensation for what has been described as "the most widespread piracy of sports broadcasting that the world has ever seen".

Premier League gets tough with Saudi piracy

Premier League gets tough with Saudi piracy

All 20 matches from the opening two weekends of the new season have been shown on the rogue channel, beoutQ, which is broadcast via the satellite provider Arabsat.

FIFA threatens to take action against Saudi TV station

FIFA threatens to take action against Saudi TV station

FIFA on Friday launched a clampdown on piracy, threatening to take action against a Saudi TV station which has been illegally broadcasting the opening games of the World Cup.

beIN Sports to air 22 matches for free across Mena

beIN Sports to air 22 matches for free across Mena

The sports channel made the announcement just before the tournament opened following consultation with FIFA.

Qatar allowed to play in 2022 World Cup qualifiers

Qatar allowed to play in 2022 World Cup qualifiers

Qatar's national football team will be permitted to play in the preliminary qualifying rounds of the 2022 World Cup despite being given an automatic berth in the finals as tournament hosts, the Asian Football Confederation has said.

A bright future for clean technology

A bright future for clean technology

Observers might be forgiven for thinking that so-called clean technology’s moment in the sun has passed.

West End Park cinema reopens with QR5 hike

West End Park cinema reopens with QR5 hike

One of the two cinemas at West End Park reopened yesterday, with a hike of QR5 in the ticket price, following a one-month closure for renovation.

Houthis seize Yemen National Dialogue HQ

Houthis seize Yemen National Dialogue HQ

Yemen’s dominant Shia Muslim Houthi militia seized the offices of a political conciliation body late on Wednesday.

32 corpses found after mine blast

32 corpses found after mine blast

Rescuers found 32 bodies of miners in the Zasyadko mine in eastern Ukraine a day after a blast ripped through the shaft, a rebel official said yesterday.