Outdoor channel launched in Portugal

Iñaki Ferreras ©RapidTVNews | 14-10-2011

Despite the current crisis and its small but active market Portugal carries on increasing the number of thematic and specialist channel.
The latest is the Outdoor Channel which was recently launched in HDTV by Chello Zone on the pay-TV operator ZON Multimédia.
Outdoor Channel offers original HDTV content dedicated to the in the open air activities, including fishing, hunting or mountain car driving among others. ZON has also included Food Network within its HDTV package.
This is the 36th territory that the Outdoor Channel is exploring around the world through its alliance with Chello Zone signed in August 2010. Other recent launches for the channel have included Russia, Serbia and Ukraine. The channel is also present in the Middle East and Scandinavia.