Tag Archives: CCTV

iflix brings 13 new channels in MENA

Subscription VOD service iflix has extended its linear TV channel offering by bringing its total to 50, with the intention of reaching 80 by the end of 2018. iflix is currently accessible to users across Asia, Africa and the Middle East. The upgraded bouquet from the Kuala-Lumpur-based company has added 13 premium channels with content [...]

TV Pública and CCTV sign first co-production deal

Televisión Pública Argentina and Chinese broadcaster CCTV announced that they have signed the first co-production agreement between both countries for the production of the series Sorprendente China and its Argentine version Sorprendente Argentina. The deal seeks to “show the cultural and social nuances of two countries geographically distant but close by human and technological relations,” [...]

TV Pública y CCTV firman primer acuerdo de coproducción

Televisión Pública Argentina y el canal chino CCTV anunciaron la firma del primer acuerdo de coproducción entre ambos países para la realización de las series Sorprendente China y su versión Sorprendente Argentina. El convenio busca mostrar los matices culturales y sociales de dos países alejados geográficamente pero cercanos por las relaciones humanas y tecnológicas, informó [...]

Eutelsat reaches the brink of 1000 HD channels

Eutelsat, the satellite provider, has recently revealed reaching the threshold of 1000 HD channels. This has been followed by the addition of 240 HD channels last year, thus amounting the total to 1000 HD channels across two years. The 7/8 degrees West position hosted by Eutelsat and Nilesat satellites has up to150 HD channels in [...]

CCTV strikes channel distribution deal with Eutelsat

China Central Television (CCTV), the Chinese state broadcaster, has sealed a new channel distribution deal with Eutelsat Communications, the satellite operator. The pact is a long-term on whereby CCTV will be broadcasting three of its flagship channels in High-Definition (HD) across the region of Middle East and North Africa. Now available in HD in Chinese [...]

CCTV to air local content across Middle East and Africa

CCTV, the Chinese state broadcaster, is all in to expand its international network across the African continent and the Middle East. Chinese content from the CCTV is normally being broadcasted by the China International Communications Company (CICC) which is the commercial arm of China Central TV, will now be available for non-Chinese viewers as well. [...]

DD to co-produce shows with CCTV

National broadcaster, Doordarshan, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding or MoU with state-run channel, China Central Television. Under the agreement, the broadcasters will be co-operating on exchange of TV content and staff training. DD and CCTV will be jointly producing documentaries on the lives of Fa Xian and Hieun Tsang to India. The broadcasters will [...]

Inter de Venezuela añade CCTV de China a su grillaInter Venezuela adds Chinese CCTV to its lineup

La compañía venezolana de TV paga Inter sumará a su grilla la señal China Central Television (CCTV), propiedad del estado de la República Popular China. Será el segundo operador que distribuya el canal en ese país después de la Compañía Anónima Nacional Teléfonos de Venezuela (Cantv), aunque el primero privado. El estreno en Inter sería [...]