Sharjah to launch two new television channels

Sharjah Media Corporation is set to launch two new channels that are dedicated to local culture. The “East Coast from Kalba” (Al Sharqia Min Kalba) channel, has already started its test broadcasting on Sharjah TV. According to Shaikh Sultan Bin Ahmad Al Qasimi, Chairman of Sharjah Media Corporation, the channel will air for six hours a day on Sharjah TV until the channel’s seperate infrastructure is completed.

Meanwhile, another channel is set to launch in Sharjah. In a live phone call with Sharjah Radio, Sultan Al Qasimi called for the creation of another channel, “The Central from Dhaid” (Al Wosta Min Al Dhaid). It will air documentaries about the central regions of Sharjah, which include Al Dhaid, Al Madam, Maliha and Al Bataih. 

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