In CEE, it has partnered with Slovak Telekom/Digi Slovakia and AMC is now available as a 24/7 national linear channel. This follows the recently announced launches of three new local AMC feeds in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, Romania and Slovenia as well as a new partnership with the United Group to launch AMC in the Balkan region on both cable and DTH platforms.
AMC Networks International – UK has also seen a number of significant launches in its territories, including Poland and Africa (Kwesé TV).
Meanwhile, in Iberia the Crime + Investigation channel is now available on the Euskaltel platform in Spain’s Basque Country as part of the joint venture between AMCNI Iberia and A+E Networks International.
The partnership also launched a special feed in Portugal for the A&E channel.
This follows the recent announcement that AMCNI Iberia has partnered with cable and DTH platform MEO in Portugal to launch Machinima, the first SVOD channel dedicated to gaming, eSports and animation.
It also follows recent news of the launch of horror channel Dark on Movistar+, Spain’s largest IPTV and DTH television provider.