HD in Hungary

This week, Hello HD, Hungary's first high-def television platform, launched services via the Eurobird 9 satellite operated by Eutelsat. The service features HD programming such as Eurosport HD, National Geographic HD, Filmbox HD and HBO HD, complemented by Hungarian channels broadcasting in standard digital.

PROGRAMMING - DISH Network said it will replace Couleur France with Radio France International (RFI), a 24-hour French radio station broadcasting talk shows, news and cultural discussions. The $1 per month charge for the radio station will not change, the company said.