Zee Media’s WION launches in UAE, Qatar on Etisalat
MUMBAI: Zee Media Corporation’s English news channel World Is One News (WION) has launched on Etisalat in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar. Viewers in these countries can also watch WION on Du & Ooredoo.
WION’s Middle East debut comes on the heels of its launch in seven African countries: Nigeria, Kenya, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Ghana, Botswana & Rwanda. Come the months February to April, WION will be spreading its outreach to other South Asian countries like Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Myanmar.
Celebrating 25 years of ZEE in Dubai, Rajya Sabha MP Subhash Chandra said, “After a successful start in India, WION is gearing up to bring world-class journalism to the people of UAE & Qatar who have long been waiting for a global network from India.”
The channel is also available in Australia on over the top (OTT) platform YuppTV. Talks are underway to launch it on other platforms in Australia and New Zealand.