Media Notes: beIN Sports To Broadcast '14-15 Bundesliga Season In MENA Region
BeIN Sports networks announced that Germany's Bundesliga will now be part of its European football portfolio. The Qatar-based int'l pay-TV network has reached a sublicense agreement with Dubai Sports Channels to broadcast the '14-15 Bundesliga season on an exclusive basis in the MENA region (beIN Sports). ... Fox Int'l Channels "has completed the rebranding of its sports channels airing on the Philippines." The sports channels on the Fox cable lineup "are now called Fox Sports, Fox Sports 2, and Fox Sports 3." The three rebranded channels "replaced ESPN Philippines, Star Sports, and Fox Sports Plus, respectively, on FIC’s lineup for its Philippine broadcast" (BUSINESS WORLD, 8/25).