Gulf Times - BeoutQ
US govt urged to take action against Saudi over 'beoutQ'

US govt urged to take action against Saudi over 'beoutQ'

The US Government has been urged to take action against Saudi Arabia with a coalition of sports and entertainment bodies demanding the end of beoutQ.

Premier League begins action against rogue Saudi channel

Premier League begins action against rogue Saudi channel

England’s Premier League has started legal action against rogue Saudi channel “beoutQ” which has been broadcasting stolen content from Qatar’s beIN Sports.

beIN exposes beoutQ with ‘reveal all’ website

beIN exposes beoutQ with ‘reveal all’ website

Qatar's beIN Media Group on Wednesday launched a ‘reveal all’ website which publicly exposes the industrial scale theft of world sports and entertainment carried out by beoutQ ...

AFC to sue 'pirate entity' beoutQ over Asian Cup

AFC to sue 'pirate entity' beoutQ over Asian Cup

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Wednesday it was taking legal action in Saudi Arabia against television channel beoutQ for illegally broadcasting its Asian Cup, the region's biggest football tournament.

beIN Sports seeks $1bn compensation for Saudi piracy

beIN Sports seeks $1bn compensation for Saudi piracy

Qatar's global sports and entertainment media group, beIN Corporation (beIN) has lodged an international investment arbitration case against Saudi Arabia worth $1bn in compensation for what has been described as "the most widespread piracy of sports broadcasting that the world has ever seen".

Premier League gets tough with Saudi piracy

Premier League gets tough with Saudi piracy

All 20 matches from the opening two weekends of the new season have been shown on the rogue channel, beoutQ, which is broadcast via the satellite provider Arabsat.

beIN claims 'irrefutable' proof of Saudi piracy

beIN claims 'irrefutable' proof of Saudi piracy

Qatari broadcaster beIN said on Thursday it has "irrefutable evidence" that a pirate channel illegally showing hundreds of live European football matches is being carried on the Saudi-based satellite provider Arabsat.

Fifa takes legal action in Saudi Arabia to stop pirate channel

Fifa takes legal action in Saudi Arabia to stop pirate channel

Football's international governing body Fifa said on Wednesday it is taking legal action against pirate broadcaster beoutQ, which continues to broadcast illegally from the World Cup in Russia ...

Saudi fans clamour for Wimbledon matches on pirate beoutQ

Saudi fans clamour for Wimbledon matches on pirate beoutQ

Saudi Arabian sports fans are up in arms because no one in their country can watch Wimbledon - leading to demands for a pirate TV station showing the World Cup to start broadcasting the tennis as well.

Marriott stops showing pirated World Cup matches in Saudi hotels

Marriott stops showing pirated World Cup matches in Saudi hotels

An international hotel chain has clamped down on pirate broadcasts of the World Cup across Saudi Arabia after they were discovered being shown to pilgrims in the holy city of Makkah.

Saudi disowns beoutQ but agrees to curb pirate channel

Saudi disowns beoutQ but agrees to curb pirate channel

After being cornered by international sport organisations, Saudi Arabia has agreed to prevent the activities of the pirate beoutQ channel in the kingdom.

UEFA ready to take action against beoutQ

UEFA ready to take action against beoutQ

The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has called pirate broadcasts of its most prized European matches being pumped out of a Saudi Arabia-based TV station a ‘significant threat to European football.’