Nautical channel, the international channel owned by Italian thematic channel producer Giglio Group (also owning Giglio TV, Acqua and Playme), is making its way in South Africa. Upon signing a pact with Discovery Digital IPTV platform, the channel will be delivering content revolving around water sports, boating and sailing.
The new channel will be added to the existing collection of 12 channels on Discovery Digital platform which include both news channels (CCTV, France24, Bloomberg, SkyNews and Al Jazeera) and sports channels (Fox Sports, Sports Edge, Motorvision.tv).
Nautical Channel, to recall, is broadcasted 24/7 in 42 countries, in 4 continents and in 6 languages and is available on more than 100 platforms around the globe with 80 pay TV and over 22 million subscribers.
According to a press release, “Discover Digital continues its international growth of Giglio Group, which is stated as a multimedia operator increasingly coveted by the major TV and IPTV platforms in the world, in which the contents and the productions of the Italian networks are ideal and great interest on the part of users thanks to e-commerce potential 4.0, are transformed into consumers”.