The Afghan Media Mogul Goes Global

Posted on February 21, 2017

emerge85 lab co-director Afshin Molavi speaks to Saad Mohseni, founder and chairman of the Moby Group. With operations from Afghanistan to Ethiopia, and India to Iran, the Dubai-based media company now has plans to expand across the emerge85 world.

Afghan news channel wins AFP Kate Webb Prize

Posted on December 7, 2016

Independent Afghan TV news station TOLO has won the 2016 Agence France-Presse Kate Webb Prize for its consistently fearless work reporting in one of the world's most dangerous countries.

The prize, with a 3,000 euro purse, honours journalists working in perilous or difficult conditions in Asia, and is named after a crusading AFP reporter who died in 2007 at the age of 64, after a career covering the world's troublespots -- including Afghanistan.

Unifying Afghanistan Through Music

Posted on November 3, 2016

Unifying Afghanistan Through Music
Afghan Star Season 12 Premieres on November 4th

Kabul, November 4th, 2016 – TOLO TV, the leading general entertainment television channel in Afghanistan, today announced the launch of the 12th season of the nation’s number one musical talent show, Afghan Star.  The first episode of Afghan Star Season 12 will broadcast on November 4th, 2016 at 9:00pm.