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.
German broadcaster Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland will roll out its Ultra HD channel RTL UHD to DTH satellite households in Austria.
German home-shopping broadcaster QVC Deutschland will launch a second Ultra HD channel on Astra (19.2° East) on October 1, 2019.
Over-the-Top (OTT) platform Kartina TV will be broadcasting a bouquet of Russian-language TV channels across Western Europe.
German broadcaster Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland will launch the new free-to-air TV channel VOXup on December 1, 2019.
MTV’s music channels will remain available to the subscribers of M7 Group’s German TV platform Diveo after their switch-off on the Astra satellite system (19.2° East).
German DTH satellite platform HD+, a subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES, is the first operator to deploy direct-to-TV security solution TVkey Cloud.
While ProSiebenSat.1 sold its news channel N24 in Germany, the German media company is now returning to the news business in Austria.
Sports streaming service DAZN will show live Bundesliga football matches from next season in Germany and Austria.
German free-to-air channel European Originals TV (eoTV) is holding talks with several interested investors.