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Direct-to-home (DTH) operator Dish TV India has teamed up with video technology company Kaltura to power multiscreen access for its over-the-top (OTT) platform Watcho.
Kaltura TV Platform 20June2019
Argentinean telco video solutions provider Sersat has confirmed that pay-TV operators, content owners and broadcasters will now be able to deliver their video content across Latin America on a newly-developed platform aboard the SES-14 satellite.
SES sersat lifestyle 19June2019 landsc
Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company has been selected by WarnerMedia as a strategic partner for regional distribution of its flagship high-definition services via its AsiaSat 7 craft at 105.5°E, said to be the world’s most watched orbital slot.

Asian satellite operator Measat is to distribute the Travelxp 4K HDR channel across the region, following an agreement with Celebrities Management Private Ltd (CMPL).
Travelxp 4K on Measat 18 June 19
Ivory Coast’s public broadcasting company, the Société Ivoirienne de Télédiffusion (SIDT), has selected satellite operator SES as its digital partner in a major move to meet the country’s 2020 deadline for switching over from analogue to digital broadcasting.

The current haemorrhaging in direct to home satellite TV (DTH) subscriber numbers in North America is set to not just accelerate but also spread to Europe and eventually to the Far East according to new research from Rethink Technology.

Icareus has agreed a deal with Abu Dhabi media hub twofour54 to deliver its Icareus Playout EPG broadcast platform to the new satellite uplink provided by twofour54 and Arabsat.
Arabsat Icareus 24May2019
EPTV’S Algerian French language TV channel Canal Algérie has leased transponder space on Arabsat-5C to extend its reach across Africa, in collaboration with Globecast.