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Turkish Channel Natural TV to reach West Africa

Natural TV is a Turkish channel focused on health, agriculture, music and cultural content is expanding to the West African Region. Following the new agreement, the channel struck with SES, to use the latters Astra 2G satellite capacity as well as uplink services from its teleport in Luxembourg. With a potential audience of five million [...]

SES and Globecast collaborates for the expansion of TRT World over sub-Saharan Africa

SES, satellite operator and Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, has entered into a partnership to expand the reach of TRT World over the sub-Saharan African regions. TRT World, the international Turkish news platform began its broadcast in the beginning of this year from ASTRA 19.2 degrees East, ASTRA 28.2 degrees East, and SES-5 [...]

SES and Canal+ signed long-term pact

The deal has been done. SES, the satellite operator, and Canal+ have inked a long-term agreement. It is a multi-year and multi-transponder framework pact for SES satellite company in both France and Africa. Both parties will benefit with the contract conditions. It represents the volume, extended duration and payment terms. Commenting about the pact, Ferdinand [...]

Satellite capacity demand of SES boosted for the Olympics

The satellite capacity demand of SES has reached a record level for the Olympics. The threshold: 23,000 hours of capacity has been booked on four SES satellites- NSS-806, SES-4, NSS-7 and SES-3. This has enable the transmission of the Olympic Games to broadcasters in Africa and other regions of the world. Richard Lamb, the General [...]

SES PS and K-NET partner to provide satellite channels for West Africa

SES announced that SES Platform Services (SES PS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES, has strengthened its partnership with K-NET, an ICT and Telecoms platform services company based in Ghana, to create a joint venture.   The new partnership will contract SES capacity, SES PSs and K-NETs services, and aim to bring high picture quality content [...]

SES partners with CCNL to provide satellite platform for the Nigeria DSO

SES signed a multi-year agreement with Cable Channels Nigeria Ltd. (CCNL) to provide a strategic, reliable and stable video platform, via SESs prime orbital position 28.2 degrees East, for the provision of Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) and Direct to Home (DTH) broadcast platforms in Nigeria.   CCNL, a company licensed by the Nigeria National Broadcasting [...]

SES and StarTimes complete training for satellite installation

SES in collaboration with StarTimes, has successfully wrapped up a training workshop that was specially designed to offer superior after-sales services to StarTimes DTH satellite television subscribers in Nigeria. The program aims to create an engaged installer network essential to support DTH growth in Africa.   Commenting on the training and the partnership, Dare Kafar, [...]

SES et ESMT formera le Sénégal pour soutenir le satellite et la TNT

SES, un opérateur satellitaire mondial avec une flotte de plus de 50 satellites géostationnaires, et son partenaire local lEcole Supérieure Multinationale des Télécommunications (ESMT) a annoncé sa 4e édition du programme ELEVATE au Sénégal pour des formations sur les satellites et la migration de la télévision numérique dans le pays. Lancé en 2012, ELEVATE est [...]

Canal Holdings opts for SES to distribute TV content across West Africa

SES, a world-leading satellite operator, revealed that Canal Holdings, a media production company based in Benin, has signed a multi-year contract to distribute Canal 3 TV channels across West Africa. Under the agreement, SES will be providing broadcast capacity to deliver Canal 3 pay TV channels bouquet in Hausa, Savanna, Wolof and French languages across [...]