VGTRK has become the first Russian broadcaster to beam its programming to Latin America.
Sky Italia has announced plans for a new channel that will screen the best of Italian cinema. The platform also plans an expansion of the number of HD channels.
MTV Networks International (MTVNI) has launched a multi-platform content creation hub dedicated to its Emerging Markets Group.
Penthouse Digital Media Productions, PH Media and Russia’s General Satellite have launched the first pan-European linear adult HD channels.
Eurosport 2 Bundesliga will make its debut in the Czech Republic and Slovakia at the beginning of August.
The Slovak IPTV service Magio has added HBO HD and Discovery HD to its offer.
Viasat Broadcasting has introduced HD on its satellite pay-TV platform in the three Baltic Republics.
Sky Italia has increased the prices of its combo pay-TV packages for new subscribers.
The HD channel to be aired on DTT and shared by the three Portuguese national broadcasters “cannot be managed and will never be economically viable”, according to the CEO of Media Capital, Bernardo Bairrão.
The Polish cable operator Vectra has added Domo and Discovery HD to its digital offer.