VimpelCom makes Beeline for HD channels

Russian service provider VimpelCom has added six HD channels to its Beeline pay TV platform.

The new channels include Discovery HD Showcase, Animal Planet HD, National Geographic Channel HD, Nat Geo Wild HD, Film Screening HD 1 and Film Screening HD 2. The addition of these six channels takes the total number of HD channels available on the Beeline TV platform to 16. The new channels will be available to all subscribers until May 31 before they are moved to various thematic packages.