Rotana Khalijia (الخليجية) The channel was originally launched initially as a musical channel broadcasting mainly music from the Persian Gulf region. Later on Rotana Khalijia became a general viewing channel airing films, television series and lifestyle programming. « Khalij » translates to « Gulf » in Arabic – the Arabian Gulf in this context. As the name implies, Rotana Khalijia targets the Gulf audience, and in particular, the Saudi viewers. Over the years its continuously innovative programming and consistently intriguing shows that tackles interests and affairs of GCC viewers, Rotana Khalijia remains a general favorite to many viewers.
Rotana Khalejia can be received in the all Middle East and North Africa region, through the Nilesat/Eutelsat 7W satellite, and viewers can receive it for free.