The Ukrainian DTT operator Zeonbud has encoded its signal on Astra 4A through which it delivers TV services to more than 140 terrestrial broadcasting stations.
NENT Group and Telenor Group are to merge their consumer operations, combining Viasat’s satellite pay-TV business with Canal Digital’s operations.
UK viewers that are currently using pay-TV subscriptions purchased in another European country will no longer be able to use them once the UK leaves the European Union.
Trace Music is set to re-brand three of its music channels on November 1.
The Russian mobile operator MTS has completed the construction of a backup teleport in Kazan to assist in the distribution of its satellite TV service.
The Eutelsat 5 West B satellite was successfully launched into super-synchronous transfer orbit by International Launch Services using a Proton Breeze M rocket that lifted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome at 03.17 pm (12.17 pm CET on October 9).
German broadcaster Sportdigital TV Sende- und Produktions GmbH, which operates pay-TV channel Sportdigital Fußball, wants to bring the international fun and action sports channel EDGEsport to Germany.
Spanish public broadcaster RTVE will launch two HD versions of its international satellite channels TVE International and Canal 24 Horas on satellite on January 15.
M7 Group’s Austrian DTH satellite platform HD Austria has added Love Nature and RTL Living to its line-up.
Christian family channel Bibel TV will continue to be available in SD resolution for DTH satellite households via Astra (19.2° East) in parallel to its HD distribution.