Arabsat launches a new initiative for the Arab world & the Middle East to help fight the Corona Virus via satellites
May 4, 2020
The company announced the launch of a new initiative to enhance its contributions to the efforts in the fight against Corona Virus (Covid-19), putting its satellites in service of the health, educational and civil defense sectors in the Arab countries.
With the initiative, Arab Satellite Communications Organization tries to help them broadcast educational content for all students at home, and deliver raising- awareness messages to the public from its official sources.
Arabsat believes in its social responsibility and the need to unite to eradicate this epidemic, and move with our societies towards a safe and healthy space soon, that’s why we put all of Arabsat capabilities in the service of that purpose. We wish everyone health and wellness.Khaled Balkheyour, President & CEO of Arabsat
It is worth noting that Arabsat broadcasts many educational and cultural channels. Among the most prominent of these channels is the Ministry of Education bouquet in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which includes 14 educational channels for all grades exclusively on Arabsat satellites.