Arabic TV stations that are available online include Al Jazeera Arabic, Makkah Live and Capital Broadcast Center. Some stations also have their own live streaming service hosted on their websites or use YouTube to stream live to their audience.
Al Jazeera Arabic is an affiliate of the Al Jazeera Media Network owned by the Qatari ruling family. It is a news channel that mainly focuses on the various social and political issues affecting the Arab world. Its online streaming service has no geographical restrictions and thus can be watched from anywhere in the world. The station can be accessed from the Al Jazeera Arabic website.
Makkah Live is a Saudi religious website focusing on Islam. It has three streaming channels on its website Makkah Live, Mecca 2 and Mecca 3, which broadcast live the events happening in the mosques in Mecca, especially around the Kaaba. It uses YouTube to stream live to those who visit the station’s website.
Capital Broadcast Center is one of the largest and most popular privately owned TV stations in Egypt. The station focuses on general entertainment, political talk shows and Egyptian drama. The channel also uses YouTube for live streaming to those visiting the CBC website.