Nigeria’s free-to-air local channel bouquet, Premium Free, has enabled local television broadcast audiences access to 13 new premium channels which are custom-made for African viewers.
Discovery Deutschland has chosen the managed media and distribution services of MX1, a subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES, to deliver its eight German TV channel, Home & Garden TV (HGTV), launching on June 6, 2019.
SES has demonstrated the delivery of an 8K signal directly to a flat screen TV without the need for a separate external receiver or decoder.
DTH satellite remains the most-used TV reception method in Germany.
MX1, the technical services subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES, has formed a partnership with US online video platform provider Minerva Networks to offer turnkey, subscription-based and ad-funded OTT video services.
MX1, the technical services subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES, has formed a partnership with German advertising insertion solutions provider Nowtilus.
SES has reported an increase of 4 million TV households in 2018.
Wolfgang Elsäßer, long-standing managing director of Astra Deutschland and most recently head of TV at Deutsche Telekom, will make a move to Switzerland.
Viewers in the Republic of Benin are now receiving 15 new Free-to-Airchannels from satellite, thanks to a new agreement the Government of the Republic of Benin has signed with SES.
Samsung will offer integrated access to German DTH satellite platform HD+ on all new QLED and Ultra HD TV sets sold in Germany from the end of March 2019.