French channel TV5Monde now available on RealVU in Bangladesh


French language channel TV5Monde has signed an agreement with Beximco communications limited through which it will also be available on the direct to home (DTH) platform RealVU in Bangladesh. The network features a variety of exclusive subtitled prime-time films, sporting events, docs, children’s programming, cooking and design lessons, as well as game shows and international news coverage.

With this new agreement, the channel is targeted at increasing its distribution in Bangladesh and claims to reach over 270000 homes throughout the country on cable and satellite offerings.

Alexandre Muller Managing Director at TV5Monde Asia Pacific said: “We are just at the beginning of our long term strategy in Bangladesh, to reach out the large Pay TV population in the country. Thanks to RealVu, we are now adding a high quality solution and alternative for viewers to watch TV5Monde’s exclusive content throughout the territory.”

To recall, recently, TV5 Monde has been launched in India. The channel can be accessed by Tata Sky subscribers through its English news pack on channel 537. TV5 Monde now reach approximately 15 million additional homes in India.