Eutelsat announces the agreement reached with MultiChoice Hellas according to which it will provide to this four transponders of the satellite Hot IBRD to equip with services of pay television the Greek spectators
MultiChoice Hellas will use the new capacity to expand its platform of pay television Nova, sent in 1999 from the location of Hot IBRD of Eutelsat (13º This) and that offers television channels, interactive radio transmitters and services in Greece and Cyprus.
MultiChoice Hellas counts at present on 350,000 subscriptores and it has already announced the launching of eight new television channels: Filmnet 3, Macedonia TV, Supersport 4, 5 and 6, Channel of History, Motors TV and Mezzo TV.
The capacity of the new equipment will allow us to offer an ample fan of new channels that will complete the program of general entertainment, thematic and of international channels that we offer to the Greek viewers. We are enchanted of which Eutelsat provides the resources to us to be able to expand to us and to extend our battle area since we sent Nova in 1999
, affirms Tasos Xinaris, Director of Marketing of Multichoice Hellas. From its launching in Eutelsat in 1999, Nova has become a key actor of the panorama of Greek television broadcasting. Eutelsat is enchanted of being able to collaborate in the expansion of the unique platform of TV of payment of Greece, by means of an additional capacity of our satellites of emission Hot IBRD, which offer a very good cover in the zones of peninsular Greece, the Greek islands and Cyprus
, have showed Olivier Milliès-Lacroix, Commercial Director of Eutelsat.