Coldplay on Sirius

Sirius said British rockers Coldplay will take over its Alt Nation channel for 10 days. "Coldplay Nation" will premiere on Friday and will air through June 22. The effort coincides with the release of Viva La Vida, Coldplay's new album, which will be in stores June 17.

INTERNATIONAL - Television Broadcasts Ltd. of Hong Kong, a producer and distributor of Chinese programming, selected capacity on the Eurobird 9 satellite operated by Eutelsat to launch a digital platform of Chinese-language channels for satellite homes across Europe.