The Modern Times Group (MTG) channel TV1000 Russian Kino has been launched in Israel on the DTH platform yes. As a result, MTG’s global footprint has been increased to 38 countries.
International news channel, i24news, is launching on Kabel Deutschland and Swisscom TV.
The Israel Broadcasting Authority (IBA) and Educational Television are to be closed and replaced with a new structure, according to Gilad Erdan, the country’s communications minister.
The Israeli DTH platform yes has opted for the Viaccess-Orca COMPASS content discovery platform to support its new yes GO TV Everywhere service.
The Israeli DTH platform yes has announced plans for what will be the country’s first pay OTT TV service.
The Amos-4 communications satellite has successfully arrived at 65 degrees East, its designated permanent service location.
Endemol and Israeli broadcaster Reshet have entered a strategic partnership.
Israel’s HOT remains by far and away Altice’s most lucrative cable asset.
Japan International Broadcasting and Israel’s HOT have announced a new partnership which brings NHK World TV to more than 900,000 residential subscribers throughout Israel.
Laurent Malek, 50, is joining i24news, the newly launched international news channel as Chief Marketing and Commercial Officer.