Category: LIFE IN THE CHANNELS

Latest breaking news and information about mediterranean televisions and institutions

Algeria / Khaled Drareni condemned

On September 15th TV5Monde journalist Khaled Drareni’s three-year prison sentence was reduced to two by the Algiers Appeal Court. Drareni was arrested on March 28th for “inciting an unarmed group of people and attacking the integrity of the national territory”. His trial and original sentence were in August. Very present on social networks, host of …

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Tunisia / Partnership of Orange Tunisie and beIn Connect

Orange Tunisia is partnering with beIn Connect to provide Tunisian viewers with access to a wide range of sports and entertainment content. BeIn Connect offers exclusive access to many sporting competitions, such as the Champions League, the Premier League, La Liga, Seria A, Ligue 1 and the NBA. Themed channels will also be available, including …

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Spain / Alchimie launches its platform on the Spanish market

The French distribution company Alchimie is launching its OTT TVPlayer service in Spain. This free video-on-demand service will give Spanish viewers access to various channels. The offer includes many traditional Spanish linear broadcasting channels. The free version will provide access to 14 channels such as TVE1, TVE2, 24h, Teledeporte, Antena3, LaSexta, Neox, regional channels TV3 …

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France / Delphine Ernotte re-elected chair of France Télévisions

The Conseil Supérieur de l’Audiovisuel announced on Wednesday July 22nd that Delphine Ernotte will stay on as chair of France Télévisions. The previous day eight candidates had been auditioned for the job. Appointed in 2015, Delphine Ernotte is the first head of France Télévisions to have her contract renewed. She is also the first woman …

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Morocco / SNRT adds to its services

On September 1st Morocco’s state broadcaster, La Société Nationale de Radio-Télévision (SNRT), launched a news portal in Arabic and French. A journalist, Jamal El Khanoussi, is running the new project. There are other digital services in the pipeline since SNRT wants to strengthen its overall offer on the Internet. Sources :http://www.maghreb-intelligence.comhttps://www.telesatellite.com Other articles about Morocco

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Malta / Go invests in wireless television

During June the Maltese telecommunications company Go announced it had invested more than €6 million to revolutionize Maltese television. The company has introduced a wireless television service which requires no professional installation, set-top box, or cable. To receive the service, customers need only pay a subscription fee. In each household any number of devices can …

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Spain / Green light for Buendía Estudios

On June 17th the European Commission approved the launch of Buendía Estudios. This content creation and production company came out of an agreement between Telefónica (Spanish telecommunications company) and Atresmedia (Spanish audiovisual group which owns the Antena 3 channel). The new company will create original audiovisual content in Spanish for international distribution. Buendía Estudios has …

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