Kanal D

Doğan in talks to sell media assets to group close to Turkish president

Turkey’s Doğan Holding, which owns free-to-air channel Kanal D and pay TV platform D-Smart as well as the Hurriyet Gazeteclik newspaper group, is in talks to sell its media arm to Demiroren Holding, a group close to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, in a deal that reportedly values the assets at US$890 million. Demiroren, which is […]

Eutelsat adds three to Romanian line-up at 16° East

Satellite operator Eutelsat has signed long-term capacity deals with three leading Romanian channels – Kanal D, B1 TV and Trinitas TV.  The three channels will broadcast via the Euteslat 16A satellite at 16° East, joining 30 existing Romanian channels that reach 80% of the country’s homes, according to the operator. Kanal D, owned by Turkey’s […]