M7 Group regards 23.5 degrees East as its primary position for the Czech Republic and Slovakia, according to Jaromir Glisnik, a member of its board.
Canal+-backed M7 Group is preparing to launch a pay-DTT service in the Czech Republic this autumn.
German pay-TV service fight24 HD is expanding into Austria: The combat sports channel has launched on hybrid DTH satellite platform HD Austria.
Marco Hellberg has taken over the management of Eviso Germany, the M7 business partner in Germany, on August 1, 2020.
Christian Heinkele will leave Eviso Germany (M7 Group/Canal+) at his own request at the end of September 2020 after more than 11 years.
Martina Rutenbeck will take over the management of German technical services provider Divicon Media on July 1, 2020.
M7 Group has concluded various satellite distribution agreements for its 1 degree West DTH platform.
M7 Group’s Skylink and National Geographic have launched a new video library service in the Czech and Slovak markets.
German public broadcaster ARD will cease the satellite distribution of its TV channels in SD resolution on Astra (19.2° East) in January 2021.
German service provider Media Broadcast has ceased marketing its HDTV platform Freenet TV for DTH satellite households on Astra (19.2° East) on February 5, 2020.