The international arm of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) has expanded its relationship with Shanghai Media Group to distribute Australian television content across China, becoming only the third western nation to be afforded such privilege.
Spanish satellite operator Hispasat has announced it has renewed its distribution contract with RTVE, FORTA – the Spanish regional channels association – and Israel's RRSat.
MultiChoice is expanding its C-band satellite capacity on Intelsat 904 to distribute content to its digital terrestrial television (DTT) towers for its GOtv service across Sub-Saharan Africa.
Hong Kong-based satellite operator AsiaSat is to lease C-band capacity on AsiaSat 5 to the UK's network solutions and digital services provider Arqiva for its distribution of sporting events across Asia and Australasia.
Sony Max and Six, India's official broadcast channels for this year's IPL cricket tournament, have added former Pakistan captain and coach Waqar Younis to its expert panel for its Extraa Innings T20 show.