Discovery launches TLC in Turkey via Doğuş partnership

James Gibbons

Discovery Communications is to launch its female-focused TLC channel in Turkey following its acquisition of Turkish national free to air entertainment channel CNBC-e from Doğuş… Read more

PBS America to go free-to-air in the UK


PBS America is going free-to-air in the UK at the end of the month and will launch on the Freesat platform on October 29. The… Read more

CTC Media hails success of second screen app

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Russian broadcaster CTC Media’s second screen app has been downloaded 330,000 times in the month since its launch, the company has said. The CTC Second… Read more

Brava buys Flemish channel Cultuur 7

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European cultural broadcaster Brava has acquired Flemish classical music channel Cultuur 7, in a deal that includes all of Cultuur 7’s content and existing contracts… Read more

NOS launches trial Ultra HD channels

Portuguese pay TV operator NOS has launched two trial Ultra High Definition channels in partnership with Thomson Video Networks. NOS has launched its own NOS… Read more

Fox gives Ford expanded role

Jeff Ford

Fox International Channels has promoted Jeff Ford to senior vice-president, content development for Europe and Africa. Ford, who will also continue in his current role… Read more

Mediaset audience share slips following Sky withdrawal


Italian broadcaster Mediaset’s audience share has slipped by a reported 1.56% since its channels were removed from the Sky platform after the pair failed to… Read more

Freesat adds five channels


UK free-to-air digital satellite platform Freesat has added five new channels to the platform. The new services include Fox International Channels’ YourTV, the network’s first… Read more

nc+ adds new channels, boosts HD offering


Polish pay TV operator nc+ has added three new channels and is boosting its HD offering with nine additional services making the switch from standard… Read more

Fox free-to-air channel YourTV goes live

Jeff Ford

Fox International Channels UK and Arqiva are today launching Fox UK’s first free-to-air entertainment channel, YourTV. The female-skewing network, the first Fox UK channel to launch… Read more