Tag Archives: Press TV

Iran’s Press TV re-starts DTH broadcasts

Press TV, the 24-hour, English-language, news organisation owned by Iranian state broadcaster, Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB), has started broadcasting on two satellites following the lifting of various international trade prohibitions. Press TV is now being carried on Galaxy 19 (from 97 deg West) and Intelsat 20 (68.5 East). The signals went live last [...]

Iran to launch eight new satellite channels

The Iranian state broadcaster, Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB), is planning to launch eight new satellite TV channels, including three exclusive sports channels, within the next few months, according to Ali Darabi, Deputy Head of the IRIB. One of the new sports channels will exclusively broadcasting soccer, while the non-sports channels will be dedicated [...]