The Society for News Design (SND) gave the Award of Excellence to Middle East Broadcasting Networks (MBN).
Award: SND Award for Excellence
Given by: Society for News Design (SND)
Network: MBN, Alhurra
Award Winning Work: Redesign of its mobile app
Description: The redesigned app adds new features to accommodate Alhurra’s audience in the Middle East and North Africa. This includes a new custom designed Arabic font for enhanced readability, low-bandwidth mode, and offline saving of content. This saves on load time and user data costs which is a huge barrier in emerging markets.