Rostelecom enhances Interactive TV service

April 21, 2014 07.57 Europe/London By Chris Dziadul

RostelecomRostelecom is to offer more movies and documentaries to subscribers of its Viasat Premium HD package for no additional charge.

According to the Russian telco, the package currently consists of six HD channels ¬ – TV1000 Premium HD, TV1000 Megahit HD, TV1000 Comedy HD, Viasat History/Nature HD, Viasat Golf HD and Viasat Sport HD – along with a collection of the best movies from Viasat, available via the Interactive TV service, which gives multiscreen access to channels and video content through any device using the Viaplay app.

It adds that Interactive TV is a unique product from Rostelecom, used by more than 2 million families throughout Russia.

In a separate development, Rostelecom says it has expanded the capabilities of the Vse (‘All’) channel, which is broadcast on Interactive TV.