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Dominican Republic delays DSO

The Dominican Republic is not one of the world’s major TV markets (population 10.4 million) but its decision to delay adopting full digital terrestrial TV until 2021 is something of…

Zimbabwe promises all-digital TV

Harare’s The Herald newspaper says Zimbabwe’s government will launch the nation’s first digital TV channels by March. The news report also says that the government’s Information, Media & Broadcasting Services…

Ooyala: Pay-TV fighting for its future

Ooyala: Pay-TV fighting for its future

Ooyala’s State of the Broadcast Industry Whitepaper reports that 2015 was the year that premium OTT video content moved decisively to centre stage. The shift from traditional TV continues and…

Freeview Play for LG Smart TVs

Freeview Play enabled LG Smart TVs will launch in the first half of 2016, combining the webOS platform and catch-up services with a backwards EPG – providing what LG says…

Pay DTT gains in Sub-Saharan Africa

2015 was yet another momentous year for television in Sub-Saharan Africa. Most countries missed the ITU’s analogue switch-off deadline of June, but DTT, especially pay DTT, made huge gains. And…

Spain: Atresmedia launches new DTT channel

Following the recent awarding of a DTT channel, TV group Atresmedia has launched Atreseries, a new DTT channel dedicated to TV series. The channel is Atresmedia’s sixth network on Spanish DTT…

500,000 DTT aerials for South Africa

South Africa’s Post Office is anticipating receipt of the first batch of an overall 500,000 digital TV antennas for its upcoming DTT service. Local company Poynting, which fabricates antennas, is…

Portugal: Anacom says 2nd DTT multiplex an option

The chairman of Portugal’s National Communications Authority (Anacom), Fátima Barros, has admitted the possibility of activating a second DTT multiplex (so-called Mux B) to host new TV channels. However, according…

Italy: TV market shows signs of recovery

Italy: TV market shows signs of recovery

In 2015, the TV market in Italy showed the first signs of recovery after a long period of recession according to a report by ITMedia Consulting. Total earnings have risen…

Italy DTT: Gazzetta TV and Laeffe TV to close?

Italy DTT: Gazzetta TV and Laeffe TV to close?

Italy’s Gazzetta TV and Laeffe TV, available nationally via the DTT network, are at risk of closure due to low viewing figures, according to local daily Milano Finanza. Launched in…