Israel Orders Al Jazeera To Close Its Local Operation And Seizes Some Of Its Equipment

Israel ordered the local offices of Qatar’s Al Jazeera satellite news network to close Sunday, escalating a long-running feud between the broadcaster and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s hard-line government as Doha-mediated cease-fire negotiations with Hamas hang in the balance.

Netanyahu Pushes To Shut Israeli Office Of Qatar’s Al Jazeera TV

Al Jazeera Journalist Samer Abudaqa Killed In South Gaza

Al Jazeera Extends Relationship With Avid

Media and entertainment technology provider Avid extended its agreement with long-time customer and global media conglomerate Al Jazeera Media Network (AJMN), with a deal that will transition the network’s production operation […]

Saudi-Backed Group Explores Launch Of English News Channel To Rival Al Jazeera

The Gulf kingdom aims to expand its media influence around the world.

Al Jazeera Correspondent Shireen Abu Akleh To Be Honored By National Press Club

Al Jazeera Reporter Killed During Israeli Raid In West Bank

Shireen Abu Akleh, a well-known Palestinian reporter for the Al Jazeera’s Arabic language channel was shot and killed while covering an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank town of Jenin early Wednesday, the Palestinian health ministry said. She was 51.

Al Jazeera Overhauls Studio For 25th Anniversary


Al Jazeera’s ‘Between Us’ Mines Human Side Of Reporting

Between Us, a digital-only series from Al Jazeera, aims to generate “more of a human story” from veteran correspondents using animation, illustration and other novel storytelling tools.

Al Jazeera Targets Fox News With New Conservative Platform In U.S.

Al Jazeera, the media company funded by Qatar, is launching a news platform targeted to American conservatives. The company — which shuttered its unsuccessful left-leaning cable channel Al Jazeera America five years ago — says that the new digital platform, dubbed Rightly, is not aimed at the far right, but at “center-right folks who feel left out of mainstream media.”

U.S. Orders Al Jazeera Affiliate To Register As Foreign Agent

Al Jazeera To Facebook: Get Your Shit Together on Disinformation

Avid Begins Deployment Of Al Jazeera On Cloud

Snapchat Removes Al Jazeera In Saudi Arabia

Al Jazeera: Don’t Treat Us Like ‘Criminals’

Al Jazeera is fighting back against demands that the government of Qatar should close down the media network.


Al Jazeera Adds Loudness Management Tech

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Cloud, AI Are Reshaping News Production

Top technologists at Al Jazeera, Sinclair and Nexstar predict the cloud will help producers break news more quickly, while artificial intelligence and Big Data will help them mine their archives for information, not just about news trends, but about how to shape stories for different audiences and distribution channels including mobile, social and OTT.


CMSs Tackle Workflow, Fake News Problems

Content management systems are being enlisted to tackle newsroom workflow problems and the proliferation of fake news in a fast-evolving industry. In a new special report, Angela Misri looks at how CMS-level content verification has come into play, along with the increasing demand to produce platform-neutral content and why some media companies, including Al Jazeera and Hearst Television, have chosen to build their own CMSs.

Online Pluto TV Adds Al Jazeera English

Al Jazeera Returns To US As Digital Stream

Al Jazeera To Cut 500 Jobs

Al Jazeera Says Three Journalists Held In Egypt

Al Jazeera Weighs Bid For $1B Turkish Pay TV Firm

Viqueira To Cover White House For Al Jazeera

Disney In TV Content Deal With Al Jezeera

Disney has inked a multi-year volume deal with Al Jazeera Children’s Channel, the pan-Arab free-to-air network that reaches millions of Middle Eastern and North African TV homes. The large-scale agreement covers hit toon series, such as Phineas and Ferb and Lilo and Stitch, live action shows like Zeke and Luther and movies including A Bug’s Life, Toy Story, Cars and Tangled.

Al Jazeera Opens Talks With U.S. Cable Providers