The Russian DTH platform Raduga TV, which was backed by Modern Times Group (MTG) and officially ceased operations at the end of last year, may now be operating in a different form.
Fix&Foxi, the children and family channel operated by German media company Your Family Entertainment (YFE), will launch an exclusive version of the channel under the name Ma Télé Toonz in French-speaking Africa on DTH platform Ma Télé.
Cyfrowy Polsat subscribers will benefit from the Polish platform’s switch to MPEG-4 by receiving an additional 16 channels in HD from the beginning of October.
The troubled Ukrainian DTH platform Xtra TV will shortly get a new lease of life.
Swiss pay-TV broadcaster Teleclub will continue to offer its subscribers channels from Sky Deutschland via cable, satellite and IPTV.
The Czech DTH platform Digi TV will be re-launched as Nová Digi TV on October 1.
nc+ has become the first DTH platform in Poland to include Eleven and Eleven Sports in its channel line-up.
The Italian free-to view DTH platform Tivùsat now has 2.5 million activated smartcards.
German media company Your Family Entertainment (YFE) has launched My TV Toonz, an exclusive version of its children’s and family channel Fix&Foxi, on pay-TV platform My TV across the Sub-Saharan Africa region on September 1, 2015.
Astra satellite operator SES and its German subsidiary HD+ will launch a joint Ultra HD showcase channel on September 4, 2015.