Établissement public de télévision

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Coordinates: 36°44′53″N 3°03′04″E / 36.74806°N 3.05111°E / 36.74806; 3.05111

Not to be confused with Emissoras Pioneiras de Televisão.
Établissement public de télévision
المؤسسة العمومية للتلفزيون
Formerly called
Entreprise nationale de télévision (ENTV)
Établissement public à caractère industriel et commercial (EPIC)
Industry Television
Predecessor Radiodiffusion-télévision algérienne (RTA)
  • October 1962, 28; 53 years ago (28-10-1962) (as RTA)
  • July 1986, 1; 30 years ago (1-07-1986) (as ENTV)
  • April 1991, 24; 25 years ago (24-04-1991) (as EPTV)
Headquarters 21 Boulevard des Martyrs
PB 184 El Mouradia, Algiers, Algeria
Coordinates 36°44′53″N 3°03′04″E / 36.74806°N 3.05111°E / 36.74806; 3.05111
Area served
Maghreb, Middle East, Europe, North America and Australia
Products Television and new media
Owner Governement of Algeria
Parent Radiodiffusion-télévision française
Director general
  • Abdou Benziane (1990-1994)
  • Habib Chawki Hamraoui (1998-2008)
  • Abdelkader Leulmi (2008-2012)
  • Tewfik Khelladi (2012-present)
Website www.entv.dz

Entreprise nationale de télévision (Arabic: التلفزيون الجزائري‎‎, ENTV) is the Algerian national public television network. The group manages the television channel with the same name, Canal Algérie, Algérie 3 (known as Thalitha TV in Arabic), Algérie 4 (known as Tamazight TV in Berber) and Algérie 5 (known as Coran TV).


ENTV broadcasts in Arabic, French, and Berber.

ENTV has produced 2002 Nass Mlah City comedy TV series (English: Good People City) and 2004 and 2005 sequels Nass Mlah City 2 and Nass Mlah City 3.

Canal Algérie[edit]

ENTV was the only television channel until 1994, when French-speaking Canal Algérie was created.
Canal Algérie is available in Europe on Eutelsat[1] satellite service (Hotbird and Astra).
It is also available on French Numericable and Monaco MC Cable cable television services.

Tamazight TV[edit]

On March 17, 2009, ENTV launched a new Berber language channel called TV Tamazight, also referred to as Algérie 4.[2] The channel offers programs in Kabyle, Chaoui, Tumzabt, Chenoui and Tuareg.[3]

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