SPI International/Filmbox has signed a multi-year agreement with Measat Satellite Systems to distribute six TV channels including one Ultra HD channel across the Asia Pacific region.
Native HD dance channel Clubbing TV is now ow broadcasting across Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Australia and East Africa, on MEASAT.
Mezzo Live HD Asia will soon be available in the Asia-Pacific region for the first time, after a deal between Globecast, Measa, and Mezzo to deliver the channel via the Measa-3 satellite.
Measat Satellite Systems has promoted Vishal Mathur from director, South Asia, to senior director, sales and marketing.
Measat Satellite Systems has begun trials with Ericsson to demonstrate the ability to provide live Ultra HD TV video (4K) contribution over MEASAT’s satellite network.
MEASAT Satellite Systems has signed an agreement with Level 3 Communications to upgrade the Setanta Sports channel on the MEASAT-3/3a video platform from SD to HD.
RRsat will launch a new platform offering DVB-S2 capacity in C-band, based on MEASAT’s Africasat 1a satellite to be launched in early 2013.
From November 1, 2012, the educational channel English Club TV will be available for the viewers in Asia and the Africa through the MEASAT 3A satellite.