Euronews launches in Asia and Oceania

Strenghtening its presence in South East Asia, European news channel Euronews has launched in Indonesia and in the Philippines, where it is respectively carried on Telkomvision and digital cable network Skycable.

Available in English in both countries, Euronews was added to the Indonesian offer in Bali and Jakarta, before further development. Broadcast through the basic offer in the Philippines, the channel is now received into 170,000 new homes including Manila. This agreement with Skycable is the first in this country, which has a potential of more than 9 million TV homes.

In Oceania, Euronews is also broadcast now in Papua New Guinea through the Hitron network digital package.

With the new carriage agreements in the Philippines, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea, Euronews now reaches nearly four million homes in Asia and Oceania.