Q&A with CNBC Arabiya

9683df80_dc1x931wffffffCNBC Arabiya (Arabic: CNBC العربية) is the leading 24-hour Arabic language financial and business information television channel, covering regional and international affairs from an Arab economic perspective. CNBC Arabiya also discusses business on its website, in both the Arabic and English language. Articles discuss economic happenings from around the globe, with a focus on effects in the Middle East. CNBC Arabiya chose to increase the interactivity of its Arabic-language website with ReadSpeaker’s text-to-speech technology. We spoke with Ms. Sahar Ibrahim, Senior Producer- New Media at CNBC Arabiya about their experience with ReadSpeaker.

Why is online accessibility so important to CNBC Arabiya?

To reach wider range of viewers.

How long have you been providing a text-to-speech service?

Almost for one year.

What prompted you to choose ReadSpeaker as your preferred Provider?

Accuracy and the best Arabic voice reader.

Do you know how many of your end-users use mobile devices to access content?

About 111,364 in one month.

How easy was ReadSpeaker to implement?

Very easy.