RFT Kabel, one of the leading cable operators in German federal state Brandenburg, will continue to rely on TV channels and services provided by B2B platform operator M7 Deutschland.
Satelio, the German pay-TV platform for DTH households in Africa, has resumed its operations on November 24, 2015 after a two-day break following the loss of contact with Israeli satellite Amos-5 (17° East).
Discovery Networks has rolled out three HD channels on the domestic IPTV platform of Austrian telco Telekom Austria.
German public broadcasters ARD and ZDF have acquired the exclusive domestic free-to-air TV rights for the European Men’s Handball Championships 2016 in Poland and 2018 in Croatia.
European cultural channel Arte has launched its English and Spanish language versions on November 17, 2015, accompanying the existing German and French language versions.
German children’s and family channel RiC will open its slot for a new prime-time service focusing on movies, series, classics and free-to-air TV debuts from Europe.
US media company Scripps Networks Interactive has made its thematic channels Food Network and Fine Living available in German-speaking Europe for the first time.
Internet TV provider Zattoo has added Fashion TV to its platform in Germany.
German adult channel Beate-Uhse.TV will remain available exclusively at Sky Deutschland in Germany and Austria across all distribution platforms.
Canadian media company Stingay wants to extend its activities in the German TV market. Ultra HD music channel Stingray Ambiance is now available for carriage by cable companies and IPTV platform operators, Tom Adams, general manager of Stingray Deutschland, told Broadband TV News.