Spain: Canal Plus launches first 3D transmissions
From David del Valle in Madrid

Prisa-controlled Canal Plus Spain will launch its first 3-D transmissions in April this year through its channel Canal Plus 3D, with plans to end 2010 with regular 3D transmissions.

The channel will be available through the iPlus box, sponsored by digital DTH platform Digital Plus, which also HDTV-ready. The main consumer electronics manufacturers will start selling 3D Integrated TV sets before summer, according to the channel.

The first 3D transmission will be a music concert by the singer Enrique Bunbury in April.