France 24 secures ONO distribution

By Robert Briel
Published: November 30, 2010 15.00 Europe/London

The English version of the international French news channel France 24 will be available to all 720,000 ONO subscribers in Spain from December 1.
“The agreement with ONO completes our existence within the cable and satellite offerings of the country and insures our positioning in the Spanish audiovisual landscape”, said Philippe Rouxel, VP Worldwide for Distribution, at France 24.
The channel is already available in Spain on satellite in 3 languages through Digital +, in French through the IPTV service from Orange and in English through Telefonica’s Movistar Imagenio IPTV platform. With this new deal France 24 is now available on all major pay-TV platforms in the country.