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Launched 1 August 2009
Network Broadcast Middle East
Owned by MOBY Group
News Corporation
Picture format 16:9, 4:3 (576i, SDTV) (1080p, HD)
Slogan Always Familiar
Country United Arab Emirates
Language Persian
Broadcast area Middle East
Headquarters Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Sister channel(s) Zemzemeh
Website www.farsi1.tv
Eutelsat W3A 11221-H-27500-3/4

Farsi1 is a Persian language satellite television channel. It was created in 2009. The channel is broadcast into Iran from Hong Kong by a company co-owned by Rupert Murdoch. Since the channel's creation, Farsi1 has become the most popular TV channel in Iran.[1] The channel broadcasts TV series from Korea, Latin America and the United States. Its most popular series tend to be Colombian telenovelas.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Murdoch's Iranian Invasion". The Daily Beast. Retrieved 18 March 2013.