Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) was established in 1992 in India, a media arm of Essel Group. ZEEL is the largest network of South Asian channels and one of the biggest producers of TV programming in the world. Zee Entertainment Middle East FZ LLC (ZEME) is headquarters for the Middle East & North Africa region with its office located at Zee Tower, 2 nd floor, Office# 202 in Dubai Media City. ZEME entertains its audiences through 5 TV channels. The South Asian diaspora is targeted through channels like Zee TV, Zee Cinema and &TV; while the Arabic audiences are targeted through Zee Aflam and Zee Alwan, which are both Free-to-air channels in MENA.
In addition to the TV network, Zee also launched its Radio station in 2017, it is the first FM frequency of the UAE, now named as 106.2 Big FM. Big FM reaches to South Asian audiences is heard by over 1.8 listeners daily in the UAE. Weyyak is a Video on Demand platform and the first product of Z5X Global. It is one of the first platforms in the MENA region, offering exclusive Indian and premium Arabic dubbed & subtitled content via AVOD experience. The OTT service is targeting Arabs and enabling them to watch content anywhere, anytime and free of charge. The latest launched OTT platform is Zee5 which reaches to South Asian with latest movies premieres, TV shows and original web-series.
Website address: www.zeeentertainment.com
Date Founded: 1992
Number of employees: Dubai -90 USA-39 Canada-4 South Africa-16 Russia-8 Germany -12 UK-10 Singapore -13 Indonesia -5 Thailand-7 Philippines-3 China -1 Australia-2 Mauritius-6