Eutelsat Communications hassod its 33.69% stake in the Spanish satellite operator, Hispasat, for a consideration of EUR302 million.
Eutelsat has launched the NASA High Definition (NTV-3) and NASA Ultra High Definition (NTV-4) channels free-to-air via satellite across Europe, the Middle East, North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa.
Unbrossa (Unique Broadcasting Service S.A.) is launching a new low-cost DTH platform for the Caribbean, called Play.
The Croatian public broadcaster Hrvatska Radiotelevizija (HRT) has signed a multi-year agreement with Eutelsat on Hotbird in order to distribute its latest news, educational and entertainment channel HRT-HTV 5 to an international audience.
Vanessa O’Connor has been appointed to the new role of Director of Member Relations and Communications at the EBU.
Eutelsat and Globecast have entered into a partnership to launch a new media platform over the Americas.
Eutelsat has entered into a partnership with Blue Ant Media and iKO Media Group to broadcast three channels across Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.
Eutelsat’s revenues dipped in the six months to December 2017 but were in line with the company’s and market’s expectations.
Elettronica Industriale, a subsidiary of the Italian group Mediaset, has signed a multi-year capacity agreement with Eutelsat to launch Canale 5, Italia 1 and Rete 4 in HD.
M7 Group will launch a DTH platform in Germany on Astra (19.2° East) on February 14, 2018.