Tag Archives: US

Africa Today TV launches test market broadcast in US

Africa Today TV began a nation-wide, five-month market test broadcasting on MHz Networks yesterday. The new television channel is reportedly the only independent, public service and educational channel in the US broadcasting a full range of programs from Africa. “Africa Today TV is dedicated to broadcasting the continent’s hopes and successes and building bridges between [...]

i24news reaches US, records milestone subs in Europe

Israeli satellite news station, i24News, has partnered with US based television network, JLTV, to broadcast a daily block of i24news programs on US satellite DTH and cable TV platforms including DirecTV, Comcast, Time Warner Cable among others. Since its launch in July 17, 2013, this is the Iraqi channels first step in the US. i24news [...]

Africa Magic launches VOD service for Africans in the US

Africa Magic, an African film and television content channel owned by MultiChoices subsidiary, M-Net, has launched a video on demand (VOD) portal, Africa Magic Go (AMGO), for African audiences in the US. AMGO, a commercial-free 24 hour service, is available via PC and can be subscribed for USD 8 per month. The service offers hundreds [...]

Electus brings US programming to Africa on M-Net platform

MultiChoice owned African pay-TV operator, M-Net, has partnered with Multimedia entertainment studio, Electus, to air 75 hours of US programming in Africa. Through this deal, several US broadcast network and cable prime time series including- David Blaine: Real or Magic; Bet on Your Baby; Food Fighters; The Hero; 72 Hours; Mob Wives Chicago; Big Ang; [...]

RRSat targets US and Asia for growth

RRSat Global Communications Network (RRST), the Israeli distributor of live television programming from Playboy Enterprises to the National Football League, plans to increase its global footprint with deals in the pipeline in the US and Asia, and plans to reach out to Russia and Latin America in the future. RRSat acquires content, adds captions, inserts [...]