UPC has added two more premium programme packages to its digital TV offer in Poland.
The international satellite channel Belarus-TV has switched to an entirely digital format, having previously broadcast 50/50 in analogue and digital.
The deployment of Eutelsat’s Eurobird 16 at 16 degrees East is expected to provide a boon for DTH viewers in the former Yugoslavia and Balkan regions.
The Romanian DTH platform Boom has secured a satellite licence for what will be its second proprietary sports channel.
Latvia’s leading cable operator Baltkom has added the 24-hour world cinema channel Silver Baltic to its offer.
Walt Disney is to re-brand its Jetix channels in five CEE countries as the Disney Channel.
Russia may soon launch its first weather channel.
The Russian DTH service Platforma HD will begin trialling two new channels tomorrow (May 22).
The Polish DTH platform Cyfrowy Polsat has added the adult channel Blue Hustler to its offer.
The recently launched Czech cable channel Brno TV has significantly increased its transmission times.