Eutelsat in Zimbabwe

Cape Town, Harare, Paris— Eutelsat Communications announced that it has sealed a three-year contract with the Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe (BAZ) for Ku-band capacity on the EUTELSAT 3B satellite. The capacity will be used to deliver 12 free-to-view channels to a nationwide network of 48 Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) transmitters so that Zimbabwean viewers can benefit from improved image quality and a wider choice of television programmes.

 

HBO Star deals

Tokyo, Japan– Star Channel, Inc. announced an exclusive television content deal with HBO. The deal will result in Star Channel expanding its current services with both Hollywood blockbusters and high-profile TV series. The channel will be the exclusive television home of HBO titles.

 

RTL CBS secures broadcast rights

Singapore– RTL CBS Asia Entertainment Network announced that it has secured exclusive regional pay-TV broadcast rights for the 42nd People’s Choice Awards. The awards will air live on RTL CBS Entertainment HD in 2016.