Telecoms regulators in the Philippines have ordered the country's largest television network - a repeated target of criticism by President Rodrigo Duterte - to stop operations after lawmakers failed to renew its franchise.
After being cornered by international sport organisations, Saudi Arabia has agreed to prevent the activities of the pirate beoutQ channel in the kingdom.
Al Arabiya's broadcasting of fabricated and false statements attributed to His Highness the Emir after the hacking of QNA website proves ill intention on the channel's side, the QNA director general said.
The Qatar-based media network marked its 21st anniversary on Wednesday amid calls by Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt for its closure.
Doha-based network responds to a Saudi-led bloc's attempt to shut down its global media operations