Tag Archives: Deutsche Welle

Venezuela temporarily blocks Deutsche Welle

Deutsche Welle announced that its Spanish-language TV channel was temporarily unavailable in Venezuela on Saturday, August 4. This caused the reaction of several viewers on social media. Guido Baumhauer, DW’s director of distribution and technology, said the broadcast interruption violates the right to freedom of expression. According to DW, the channel was interrupted between 9 [...]

Señal de Deutsche Welle fue momentáneamente interrumpida en Venezuela

Deutsche Welle (DW) informó que su señal en español fue momentáneamente interrumpida el pasado 4 de agosto en Venezuela, lo que generó el reclamo de los televidentes en redes sociales. El responsable de distribución del canal, Guido Baumhauer, calificó el hecho como una violación del derecho a la libertad de expresión. Según informa DW en [...]

Deutsche Welle teams up with GHF to launch African series

Deutsche Welle, the German International broadcasting in collaboration with scientific promoting organization: Gerda Henkel Foundation (GHF), just launched African Roots, a story series for young Africans. The launch took place at the Global Media Forum organized by Deutsche Welle in Bonn Germany. Many experts of African history were gathered in a panel called “From Lucy [...]

Deutsche Welle TV goes high-definition in Bangladesh

Deutsche Welle (DW), the international broadcaster from Germany, will be launched in high-definition version in Bangladesh, alongside South Asia, following the standard-definition version which has been available in the country since last year. The demand of HD viewing in Asia is still in progressing and Bangladesh is considered as an emerging market. With the introduction [...]

MultiChoice introduces Deutsche Welle in South Africa

MultiChoice, the video entertainment and internet company in South Africa and across the African continent, is up for a new content on its channel. The companys DStv customers will get access to Deutsche Welle (DW) across the Southern Africa as from July this year. DW will be available on DStv channel 446 as from the [...]

Aaj TV in Pakistan & Deutsche Welle signed content sharing agreement

The deal has been stroke. The well-known Aaj TV, which is a 24-hour Pakistani news television channel, has sealed the deal with Deutsche Welle (DW), the international broadcaster from Germany. The pact consists of sharing content and running programs that have been especially produced. The decision was taken in Germany by the DW officials and [...]

Deutsche Welle and Nigeria’s Channel TV in partnership

  Eco@Africa signs the first collaboration between Deutsche Welle and Channels TV. Eco@Africa has been launched in Abuja, Nigeria this week. Eco@Africa is broadcast every Saturday and Monday on DW and every Sunday on Channels TV, one of the private news station in Nigeria.   This new eco programme focuses on environmental and ecological issues, [...]

OTT operator Yupp TV adds news channel Deutsche Welle

YuppTV who provide converged OTT live TV and video on-demand solutions picks Germanys premier international news channel Deutsche Welle (DW) in English for viewers in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan. YuppTV continuously enriches and enhances viewers experience with 5000 hours of new on-demand content being added to YuppTV platform every day. The [...]

Deutsche Welle and Nigeria’s Channels TV team up to produce environmental magazine

Germany’s international broadcaster, Deutsche Welle and the Nigerian TV channel, Channel TV will produce a new environmental magazine called Eco@Africa. The agreement was signed by both organizations at the Paris climate talks. The new TV magazine called Eco@Africa is set to be jointly produced in Berlin and Lagos and will focus on the particular challenges [...]

DD extends collaboration with Deutsche Welle for content production

Prasar Bharati has brokered a major deal with Deutsche Welle (DW) signing three joint understandings with Deutsche Welle (DW) for broadcasting and co-production of content to Indian audiences on Doordashan network. DW’s Director General Peter Limbourg and Prasar Bharati CEO Jawhar Sircar signed three joint understandings for future programming under the existing MOU of 2011 [...]