German internet TV platform waipu.tv reached around 408,300 paying customers at the end of 2019.
Freesat has announced the launch of a third generation of set-top boxes.
The Bulgarian incumbent Vivacom has concluded an agreement with Magic Movies for uplink services on the Eutelsat 8W platform.
German public broadcaster ARD will cease the satellite distribution of its TV channels in SD resolution on Astra (19.2° East) in January 2021.
Intelsat is considering commencing Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings if US regulators don’t increase the amount of compensation being offer for surrendering part of its C-band (3.7GHz to 4.2GHz) spectrum.
German service provider Media Broadcast has ceased marketing its HDTV platform Freenet TV for DTH satellite households on Astra (19.2° East) on February 5, 2020.
Bulgaria Sat, which was launched in 2017, plans to reach 65% of its capacity within two years.
In the course of 2021, Swiss public broadcaster SRG plans to migrate the DTH satellite broadcast of its TV channels on Eutelsat Hotbird (13° East) to HEVC/H.265 in preparation for the introduction of Ultra HD.
The Turkish pay-TV platform has added the 4K UHD HDR service Insight TV to its offer.
German music TV channel Deutsches Musik Fernsehen has launched a sister channel for fans of traditional and modern German folk music.