Saudi Broadcasting Authority To Launch First News Radio Station in Saudi Arabia Tomorrow

Saturday 1443/7/11 - 2022/02/12
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Riyadh, February 12, 2022, SPA -- The Saudi Broadcasting Authority (SBA) will launch the "Al-Ekhbariya Radio" station tomorrow, coinciding with World Radio Day, which falls on February 13, to become the first radio station of its kind in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The new radio station will be a radio branch of the Al-Ekhbariya TV channel, a step aimed at focusing on local specialized content.
SBA’s CEO Mohammed bin Fahd Al-Harithi said that this step comes within the framework of the authority's strategy towards distributing media discourse across all platforms and shifting towards specialized media to meet the different tastes of the society.
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