Mediaset España launches Nueve on R

Iñaki Ferreras | 03-01-2013

Nueve, a women's channel from Mediaset España, is now available on pay-TV through Galician cable operator R, according to

The channel, which launched last January, is already available in-the-clear on the country's DTT.

Nueve offers miniseries, telenovelas, fiction series, news programmes, talent shows, factual programmes and from 12 February, it will air the latest series of Spain's Big Brother (Gran Hermano 14) with 14 hours of live broadcast.

Mediaset España's other channel aimed at women is Divinity which offers films and TV series such as Desperate Housewives and Sex in the City. Whether there is room for two women's channels is yet to be seen.