Ziggo, Holland’s largest cable operator, is set to add three HD channels from SBS Broadcasting from June onwards.
The cabler will add SBS 6 HD, Net 5 HD and Veronica HD to its line-up. People have to subscribe to the HD package at €5.95 a month in order to receive the channels in a package which also includes Discovery HD, History HD and National Geographic Channel HD.
Negotiations with RTL Nederland about the distribution of RTL4 HD, RTL5 HD, RTL7 HD and RTL8 HD are still taking place.
People with a basic analogue and digital subscription receive the public channels Nederland1 HD, Nederland2 HD and Nederland3 HD, as well as Eurosport HD.