Tag Archives: Italy

Al Jazeera interested in Italian merger

Qatari pay-TV broadcaster, Al Jazeera, is eyeing a possible tie-up with the Italian commercial broadcaster, Mediasets pay-TV venture, Mediaset Premium. Mediaset is a big company and is a great opportunity for us,” said Emir Ali Bin Thamer al Thani, a member of the Qatari royal family that indirectly controls Al Jazeera. We are evaluating the [...]

Arqiva brings Italian content to North Africa

UK-based communications infrastructure company, Arqiva, has inked a three-year contract with Italy-based broadcaster, LT Televisioni, to distribute Italian language content across North Africa and Europe via Eutelsats Hotbird satellite platform. LT Multimedia will provide Arqiva with one single Multi-Protocol Transport Service (MPTS) stream that contains four video channels including- an Italian cuisine and cooking show, [...]