China Central Television (CCTV) has signed a long-term distribution contract with Eutelsat to broadcast three of its flagship channels in High Definition across Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.
All channels from Italian public broadcaster Rai are now available in HD on the Tivùsatfree-to-view satellite DTH platform.
CES 2017. At this year’s CES Eutelsat Communications has announced the launch of two new Ultra HD channels at its Hotbird video neighbourhood.
The M7 Group is moving the French language Belgian channels of its Telesat DTH service from Astra to Eutelsat Hotbird.
During the past few months Eutelsat has rationalised the system of resellers for its prime European Hotbird postion.
Globecast has been contracted by Euronews to bring its new HD channel to viewers across Europe, North Africa and the Middle East.
Clubbing TV will launch by the end of 2016 C4K360, a linear 4K channel giving access to virtual reality videos.
Globecast and Eutelsat have signed a framework agreement to renew and increase transponder use across the Hotbird broadcast satellites.