In the Netherlands, CAIWay is the second platform to start carrying the Mediaset channel from Italy, an international ‘best of’ version of the three Berlusconi channels Canale 5, Rete 4 and Italia 1. KPN IPTV was the first to distribute the channel.
Germany’s Your Family Entertainment and Hutchison 3G Austria have expanded their offer to 18 channels on mobile TV. Stefan Piech, CEO YFE AG, said: “The great success of our initial channels such as ‘Cosmo & Wanda TV’, ‘Country Mouse & City Mouse TV’ or ‘yourfamily TV’ encourages us to launch 13 more mobile kids & cartoon channels together with our partner.”
TeleColumbus is adding two more HD channels to its line-up, Spiegel TV Wissen HD and AXN HD. The total number of HD channels on the net has now reached 40.