The German distribution firm Mediapool Content Services GmbH has been given the green light by the media monopolies commission KEK to launch its “TV International” pay-TV bouquet on all platforms across the country.
Canal+ has signed an agreement with Sony Entertainment France that will bring content from the CanalPlay VOD service to owners of the PSP games console.
The German cable operator Kabel Deutschland KDG has signed a distribution agreement with public broadcasters ARD, ZDF, Deutschlandradio and Arte to continue distribution of the channels until 2012 in both analogue and digital.
Voom HD Networks has announced the launch of two video on demand offerings that have been developed as a companion service to its 24/7 linear channels Voom HD and Rush HD, both of which are distributed internationally.
The new channel from Irish public broadcaster RTE that will serve the British mainland has been named as RTÉ International. The channel, previously known under the working title Diaspora TV, will target the 850,000 Irish-born people living in the UK that have been without television from the republic since the demise of Tara TV in […]
The BBC has confirmed its continued commitment to the African market with the announcement that it is bringing its new suite of BBC-branded channels to the African market.
Chello Zone has launched a Polish feed on its Zone Reality channel, paving the way for local event coverage and programme acquisitions.
Jetix has signed an agreement with Disney-ABC International Television for the distribution of its channels and digital content across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
The Dutch public broadcaster NOS has launched a mobile TV application named NOS Mobiel through which viewers can access news, sports, weather, traffic information and even teletext. Both on-demand and live stream programming is available.
The world’s first dedicated magic channel, TVMagicians.com, is to launch on the online video network, PlayTV UK. Created for magicians, the channel is headed by Geoff Harrison, a foreign correspondent from the BBC who is also a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians.