Al Jazeera America has signed a distribution deal with Time Warner Cable offering access to millions of households in the New York and Los Angeles regions of the United States. Just days after launch in August 2013, the Qatar-owned broadcaster hit rocky ground after American-based telecoms group, AT&T, dropped the network from its U-verse television subscription service, taking its distribution down from 41 million homes to just 36 million homes.
The Qode have secured a new PR account and will now represent Gallery Ward. The latest addition to Dubai’s art scene, Gallery Ward recently opened in the Al Quoz district. Originating in Egypt, Ward aims to open channels of interaction between contemporary Arab experiences in art and global culture, and to find a permanent place for the contemporary Arabian art movement in a global arena. It seeks to overcome the language barrier and bridge the cultural gap between the Middle East and the rest of the world.
TOH PR have signed a retained contract with Amodoria, one of the UAE’s latest additions to the luxury sphere. Founded in London, and created in Europe, Amodoria takes a pioneering approach in transforming popular technology products into beautiful and sophisticated ‘must have’ accessories using 18k and 24k gold, exotic leathers and gem and diamond embellishments. Clients include HM Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said, HM King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al Saud and the Ministry of Presidential Affairs UAE.
The TOH PR brief is to raise awareness of the products amongst the affluent, trend-setting UAE movers & shakers, and key players in the business community, including a high profile Middle East launch at Supper Club, Dubai this October.