3 South Asian channels
2 local channels | 321 million viewers


  • Zee launched its entertainment channel in MENA in 2001
  • Adapting to local lifestyle, Zee’s weekday programs broadcast from Sunday to Thursday and weekend on Friday and Saturday
  • Zee has 3 channels for the South Asians, namely, ZEE TV – the 24×7 Hindi GEC channel, Zee Cinema which airs the latest Bollywood blockbusters subtitled in English and the newly launched Malayalam Entertainment channel – Zee Keralam
  • The channels are rated by IPSOS UAE
  • Zee Aflam – is the first and free-to-air Bollywood channel packaged in Arabic for Arab audiences and continues to reign as No. 1 Arabic Bollywood channel with blockbuster Hindi & Turkish movies dubbed in Arabic.
  • Zee Alwan is a Free to air 24X7 Arabic entertainment channel. Showing Indian, Lebanese, Turkish, Egyptian and Syrian Drama’s dubbed in Arabic. The channel is rated by Ipsos in USA and Saudi Arabia and is available via Arab Sat and Nile Sat in GCC and North Africa
  • ZEE5 is an subscription video on demand and over-the-top streaming service, run by Zee Entertainment Enterprises


Below mentioned is a comprehensive list of the platforms which beam Zee Network across Middle East

Zee Network channels are available on:

  • UAE – Pehla, E-Vision, MUDS, Tecom
  • KSA – Pehla, MUDS
  • Bahrain – Pehla, MUDS, Bahrain Cable
  • Oman – Pehla, MUDS
  • Qatar – Pehla, MUDS, Qatar Cable
  • Kuwait – Pehla, MUDS, Kuwait Cable
  • North Africa – Pehla, MUDS
  • MENA – Nile sat
  • Available across 8 platforms in MENAP