Shems FM

Cyrine Ben Ali, daughter of former President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali, gets permission to operate a radio which was launched on September 27, 2010. The parent company Tunisia Broadcasting, with a capital of 1.5 million dinars, is headed by a board consisting of Cyrine Ben Ali, Chakib Nouira, Tahar Bayahi and Fathi Bhoury (general manager of the station). Shems FM is the country's second private radio. It offers general programs with an emphasis on sport and information.

Key facts

Audience Share

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Ownership Type

private (confiscated)

Geographic Coverage

National

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National

Media Companies / Groups

Tunisia Broadcasting

Ownership
Media Companies / Groups
Facts

General Information

Founding Year

2010

Founder

Cyrine Ben Ali

Affiliated Interests Founder

Daughter of former President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali, Cyrine Ben Ali married in 1996 the businessman Marouane Mabrouk, businessman and chairman of Orange Tunisia.

Ceo

Lotfi Zaghdena

Contact

Adresse : 5, rue du Lac d’Annecy, 1053 Tunis Tunisie

Langue : Arabe et Français

Téléphone : +216.31.101.700 +216.71.167.070

Site web : www.shemsfm.net

Email : contact@shemsfm.net

Financial Information

Revenue (in Mill. $)

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Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

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Advertising (in % of total funding)

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Market Share

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Further Information

  • Project by
    Alkhatt
  •  
    Reporters without borders
  • Funded by
    BMZ