Ginx HD has launched on Singapore’s StarHub. Ginx is the first international TV channel dedicated to video games and the gaming world.
Karlsruhe based German firm VideoWeb is bringing the HD versions of all German public broadcasters to analogue cable and DTT homes.
Star Plus HD has launched in the UK on the Sky DTH platform, offering viewers an opportunity to watch all their favourite shows in HD.
Dutch fibre-to-the-home provider Glashart Media is adding the three HD channels from the SBS group to its line-up of HD channels. SBS6 HD, Veronica HD and Net5 HD are now part of a 16-channel strong HD line-up.
Arte TV, a new cultural channel in HD from Latvia, will launch its first test transmission on March 22.
Sky Deutschland has contracted an additional transponder on the Astra satellite system at 19.2 degrees East, effective from June 1.
Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has announced the signing of a new deal with satellite platform Digiturk that will see six of its channels air across the Turkish market for the next six years.
Penthouse Digital Media Productions is expanding the footprint of its HD channel in Europe with the launch on Entertain, Deutsche Telekom’s IPTV service in Germany, reaching more than 1.6 million customers.
The Belgian satellite DTH Platform TéléSat will launch HD versions of Belgian pubcaster RTBF’s La Une and commercial broadcaster RTL TVi.
UPC Cablecom has said it will distribute all six HD channels from the country’s public broadcasters from February 29.