Native HD dance channel Clubbing TV is now ow broadcasting across Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Australia and East Africa, on MEASAT.
Eutelsat Communications has selected Gilat Satellite Networks to power a new range of broadband services in Western Russia.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 will launch a news and documentary channel in Austria in autumn 2016.
Sky’s chief executive says efficiencies will help the broadcaster overcome the spiralling cost of sports rights.
Russia’s leading DTH platform Tricolor TV saw its HD subscriber base grow by 6% in the first quarter to a total of over 7 million.
French satellite DTH platform Fransat, owned by Eutelsat, is to add HD versions of seven channels in the 20-channel optional pay bundles from Bis TV on April 25.
BBC World News has extended its global distribution agreement with satellite operator Intelsat.
Switzerland’s national telco Swisscom will introduce an Ultra HD service on April 14, 2016.
German entertainment channel Family TV will launch on Astra (19.2° East) on May 1, 2016.
Seven matches from the forthcoming Euro 2016 football championships will be screened to Italian viewers by Rai from the Eutelsat Hotbird neighbourhood in Ultra HD.