Viewers can discover the true face of Algeria through the programmes shown on the Canal Algerie television channel. Since it was launched on 1st August 1963 Canal Algerie has worked tirelessly to fulfil its mission statement of delivering information, education and entertainment to its viewers through a wide variety of shows, news reports and television programmes. If viewers are searching for a television station that is capable of informing them all about the country’s latest events and the facts of life in Algeria, Africa and the world in general, then they will have found the right choice at Canal Algerie. With its coverage of cultural issues, economic and political debates, broadcasting of sports events, showing of newsletters, television series and movies for TV, Canal Algerie offers a full and varied programme schedule. Whether viewers are sports fans, amateur cartoonists, avid observers of the Algerian political, economic and social scene, want to keep abreast of international news or simply love Arabian hit series then Canal Algerie guarantees that everybody can find their favourite programmes in the viewing selection it offers. The channel is fully dedicated to the training and regular professional development of its employees helping to make it one of the best TV services around. Canal Algerie is streamed via the Hot Bird satellite, enabling viewers to enjoy its coverage in all European countries as well as in North Africa and many parts of the Middle East.