Eurochannel extends reach in sub-Saharan Africa

Pascale Paoli-Lebailly | 09-04-2013
Eurochannel, the international channel dedicated to European films and series, has extended its reach across sub-Saharan Africa via the Eutelsat 16A satellite, after signing a new five-year capacity contract with Eutelsat.
The new contract comes three months after the channel's launch into Europe via Eutelsat.
Eurochannel has joined a digital platform comprising over 20 TV channels. The channel is broadcasting programmes subtitled in English, French and Portuguese, with terrestrial headends being its principal target.