Canal+ extends Easy TV to Kinshasa

Canal+ Group has expansion of its digital-terrestrial TV service for Africa, Easy TV, to Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the largest sub-Saharan African Francophone city. The service initially launched in neighbouring Brazzaville, the capital of the Republic of the Congo, and in Lubumbashi, the DRC’s second-largest city, situated […]

Canal+ faces €300m cost cuts, international subs surpass domestic

French pay TV operator Canal+ continued to lose domestic subscribers during the first half, with the total number of services sold declining by 272,000 to 8.187 million in June. The Vivendi-owned pay TV operator is to implement a programme of cost cutting in a bid to stem its losses. Canal+ revenues for the first half […]