YouSee viewers will be able to enjoy some new channels in the Danish cablenet’s Favourite package.
PK 62, the operator of the Czech adult channel Leo TV, has been fined CZK50,000 (€1,793) by the country’s Radio and TV Council (RRTV).
NBC Universal Global Networks will tonight (January 26) launch a UK version of Sci Fi Channel in HD. Sci Fi HD has been testing for the past month and will take channel 214 on the Sky EPG, giving it some prominence within the HD section of the guide.
Chellomedia is to reorganise its thematic channel portfolio and operations in Central and Eastern Europe.
Belgian premium channel Prime has registered more than 180,000, the cable operator Telenet has announced. The December 31, 2008 figure represents a high watermark for a premium channel in the Flemish market.
Less than a week after the launch of its new Persian news channel, the BBC has extended the broadcast schedule of BBC Arabic television to a full 24 hours.
The Swedish Kanal Lokal is to declare itself bankrupt after a dramatic fall in advertising revenue. The network operates stations in Stockholm, Östergötland, Göteborg and Skåne.
Setanta Sports is adding an on demand service to Virgin Media that will give the cablenet a potentially competitive edge over BT Vision.
The Estonian thematic TV channel Kalev Sport may be put up for sale.
Popular US shows including Medium, Numb3rs (pictured), Californication and 90210 will be available on demand up to a week before their linear transmission following an agreement between TV4 Group and CBS Paramount International Studios.