UK DTH platform Freesat has become the latest company to have satellite receivers pass the European-wide assurance scheme for TV and satellite distribution equipment known as the European IRS Certification Scheme (EICS).
Fashion TV has launched three thematic channels on the Eutelsat Hot Bird satellite system (13° East), focusing on urban lifestyle and culture, fashion trends and supermodels.
German media company Axel Springer will distribute the TV channel of its tabloid newspaper BILD on Astra (19.2° East) to DTH satellite households.
Russia’s Orion Group ended the second quarter with a total of 3,038,166 pay-TV subscribers.
TV set manufacturer TP Vision is equipping the new models of its Philips brand with built-in reception of German DTH satellite platform HD+.
Intersputnik and Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC) have signed an agreement on cooperation in using frequency assignments in using orbit and frequency resource.
Russia’s leading pay-TV operator Tricolor is making its services available free of charge to any resident who has had a Covid vaccination.
Spacecom has signed a two-year extension agreement with D.B.S. Satellite Services, the operator of Yes DTH in Israel.
UK-based local TV operator That’s Media has launched That’s TV Gold on Sky and Freeview on July 9, 2021.
The Hungarian TV service provider Direct One will launch a proprietary channel of the same name on July 12.