Russian leading pay-TV operator Tricolor TV had revenues of R4.4 billion (€72.6 million) including VAT in the first quarter, an 11% increase of the same period in 2016.
NTV-Plus has become the first DTH platform in Russia to offer Ultra HD services on a national basis.
The Russian DTH platform operator Orion ended the first quarter with 2,978,500 subscribers, or 1% more than three months earlier.
Russia’s Orion Group is set to become a distributor of SPI International channels in the country.
DTH satellite remains the most-used TV reception method in Germany.
Insight TV is to supply its 4k UHD and HD channel to M7 Group’s satellite TV platforms from April 4.
The Russian DTH platform NTV-Plus has signed a multi-year, multi-transponder contract with Eutelsat covering the Express-AT2 satellite to reach homes in the far east of the country.
The Czech Republic’s Digi TV has added the movie channels Cinemax and Cinemax 2 to its offer.
EXCLUSIVE: Bobbles.tv, the German provider of foreign TV channels for expats in Europe, will launch several new subscription TV packages this year.
The Romanian DTH platform Focus Sat has added DocuBox, FightBox and Eroxxx HD to its offer.