Cox Communications to Launch Middle Eastern Broadcasting Network of America
Cox Communications Northern Virginia has announced the launch of the Middle
Eastern Broadcasting Network of America (MBN TV), which will be offered to Cox Digital
Cable customers throughout
County and the
region starting August 1, 2007. The new channel joins Cox’s free International
Tier of programming, which currently features 14 channels.
“We’re pleased to offer yet another international programming choice to
our diverse customer base,” said Janet Barnard, vice president and region
manager for Cox Northern Virginia. “MBN TV features a variety of
compelling content, and is the perfect complement to our existing international
MBN TV is a 24-hour Middle Eastern network broadcasting from the
United States, with coverage reaching the
The network has developed a unique programming structure in Arabic, Aramaic and
English languages with widespread appeal. MBN TV airs a variety of content
including: movies, soap operas, documentaries, music,
videos, talk shows, sporting events, educational series, international and local
news, and children’s shows.
To enjoy MBN TV and the International Tier, Cox Digital Cable customers must
subscribe to at least the Sports and Information, Movie or Variety programming
tiers. MBN TV will be available on Cox Digital Cable channel 478. Customers can
call Cox Northern Virginia at (703) 378-8422 to subscribe.