DAZN is launching two sports channels on Sky Italia on the Eutelsat Hotbird position of 13 degrees East.
France is continuing to recover for Canal+, but the pay-TV company is failing to match revenues to subscriber numbers.
M7 Deutschland has added new features to the app of its DTH satellite platform Diveo on Astra (19.2° East).
Eutelsat has signed a multi-year, multi-transponder contract with Media Group Ukraine (MGU) for broadcasting services on Eutelsat 9B.
DMAX, TLC and Eurosport 1 will in future also be available in HD quality on the DTH satellite version of Austrian TV platform simpliTV.
Sky made more than 1 billion pounds in the year to June.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will transmit selected live sports coverage from streaming portal DAZN via satellite for Sky sports bars in Germany and Austria.
German commercial broadcaster RTL willl transmit four football matches live on its linear Ultra HD test channel.
Technical services provider MX1 has expanded its partnership with ProSiebenSat.1 Produktion following the conclusion of a new framework agreement.
Canal+ and Eutelsat have ended their dispute over payment of transponder fees for the broadcaster’s services in Poland and Africa.