Tag Archives: France 24

France 24 available on OpenNews channel in South Africa

France 24, the French international news channel, has signed an agreement with OpenNews, a new local news channel launched on Thursday 1st November 2018 by eMedia investments, for the broadcasting of its English-speaking channel.  OpenNews is the first local news channel to be distributed on the Openview DTH satellite television platform (channel 120) to all [...]

iflix brings 13 new channels in MENA

Subscription VOD service iflix has extended its linear TV channel offering by bringing its total to 50, with the intention of reaching 80 by the end of 2018. iflix is currently accessible to users across Asia, Africa and the Middle East. The upgraded bouquet from the Kuala-Lumpur-based company has added 13 premium channels with content [...]

France 24 to kick off in English-speaking African countries

France 24 has signed new distribution agreements in South Africa, Kenya, Nigeria, Swaziland and Zambia, particularly increasing its presence across English-speaking Africa, where it now covers over 14 million households. In South Africa a distribution agreement was agreed with Media Core Group, adding France 24s English Channel to the operators new satellite package on IS20. [...]

France 24 available in French now in MENA

Arabsat and France Médias Monde have announced the launch of France 24 HD in French exclusively on Arabsat BADR-4, to be broadcast as free-to-air across the Middle East, North Africa and Europe via the coverage of Arabsat BADR-4. We have come a long way in a short time, as today we are thrilled to announce [...]

France 24 launches in Kenya on FTA platform

Paris based international news and current affairs television network France 24 has signed an agreement with SIGNET to launch its operations in Kenya. The media outlet also becomes the first international news channel to be on a digital free-to-air platform in the country. The launch comes as Kenya continues attracting international attention from investors looking [...]

France 24 deploys HD services in Middle East

The international French Channel, France 24, has launched two HD channels, France 24 in English and France 24 in Arabic, on Arabsats Badr 4 satellite. France 24 Arabic is exclusive to Arabsat in the middle east region.  Khalid Balkheyour, Arabsat President & CEO said France 24 has been a long standing customer since the creation [...]

France 24 to be broadcasted on ZNBC in Zambia

France 24 channel will start to broadcast in English on Zambias DTTV in the next few weeks. The transmission will strengthen the presence of the France Medias Monde group in Zambia and is expected to reach one million households in the country. The Independent Broadcasting Authority-IBA-Director General Josephine Mapoma has with immediate effect issued a [...]

RFI English and France 24 launched local content productions on DTT platform in Ghana

Enhanced RFI English programming and France 24 were launched on DTT platform in Ghana. The two international French radio and television channels broadcasting in English were in Accra to propose special programming devoted to Ghana. Audience on every continent will have the opportunity to hear and see Ghana as described by Ghanaians themselves in different [...]

RFI English et France 24 ont lancé des productions locales sur la TNT au Ghana

Des programmations enrichies de RFI English et de France 24 ont été lancées sur la TNT au Ghana. Les deux chaînes de radio et de télévision françaises internationales qui émettent en anglais étaient à Accra pour proposer des programmations spéciales consacrées au Ghana. Les publics de tous les continents auront l’occasion d’entendre et de voir [...]

First Digital TV in Ghana signs MOU with France 24

The general manager of First Digital Television, Nana Ofori Owusu signed a Memorandum of Understanding(MOU) with the management of France 24 to pave the way for the French Television Channel, France 24 to broadcast through First Digital Digibox across Ghana and the rest of Africa. First Digital TV which telecast across Ghana and to other [...]