Planet HD expands into Switzerland

Jörn Krieger | 18-04-2011

German pay-TV channel Planet HD will become available to cable households in the German-speaking part of Switzerland on 18 April.

Digital Cable Group and Finecom Telecommunications will distribute the channel within their new subscription package "HD Premium".
The bouquet, which will contain a total of 9 channels, will cost CHF11.90 (€9) per month.

Planet HD launched on 1 December 2010. The channel, which can be received in Germany on Kabel BW's cable network and on Deutsche Telekom's IPTV platform Entertain, screens documentaries and reports in high-definition. The focus is on science and technology, nature, environment and history as well as travelling and culture.