Tele Columbus and M7 extend pay TV agreement

German cable operator Tele Columbus Group and European satellite and IPTV operator M7 Group have extend their longstanding channel cooperation. The deal is for the contribution of German and international pay TV channels, and will also see the two firms consolidate contracts with Tele Columbus subsidiaries Primacom and Pepcom. “The cooperation with M7 enables the […]

M7 takes additional capacity for Czech HD channels

Pan-regional pay TV operator M7 Group has tapped satellite provider SES for additional capacity to offer additional HD channels in central and eastern Europe. The operator’s new deal with SES, which gives it additional capacity on the Astra 3B satellite at 23.5° East, will enable it to host all HD channels of the Czech public […]

M7 appoints former Zodiak CEO in management shakeup

Luxembourg-based M7 Group has named former Zodiak Media CEO Marc Antoine d’Halluin chairman of the board as part of a broader management shakeup at the firm. The pan-European satellite pay TV operator said the changes are designed to accelerate growth plans as the firm looks to develop its “content-centric approach”. M7 also upped chief operating […]

M7 taps Media Broadcast Satellite for uplink services

Luxembourg-based international pay TV operator M7 Group has tapped German media services provider Media Broadcast Satellite to provide uplink services for its pay TV operations in the Benelux countries, the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Under the terms of the deal, Media Broadcast Satellite will provide uplink services for six transponders on the Astra satellite position […]

Outdoor Channel launches in Benelux, CEE

AMC Networks International – Zone has partnered with Luxembourg-based pay TV operator M7 Group to launch a new feed of the Outdoor Channel in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Belgium and the Netherlands. The channel is due to launch in the countries next week and will be available on the Familie package via CanalDigitaal in the […]

Scripps launches Fine Living HD with M7

Pay TV operator M7 Group has extended its existing agreement with channel provider Scripps Networks UK & EMEA for the European launch of the latter’s Fine Living HD channel  on its platforms. Fine Living HD will be made available to subscribers of M7 Group’s pay-TV platforms in the Czech Republic and Slovakia via Skylink, The […]

Skylink adds Joj TV to line-up

M7 Group-owned Czech and Slovak pay TV operator Skylink has added movie service Joj Cinema to its channel line-up. The 24-hour channel will be part of the Skylink Mini, Multi, Kombi, Multi HD, Flexi7 and Komplet packages. However, Skylink is making the channel available free to view to all subscribers until the end of August.

Playboy launches new European channel with M7 Group

Adult content provider Playboy Plus is launching a new channel, Reality Kings TV (RKTV) in Europe and has struck a distribution deal with pay TV operator M7 GROUP, which sees the continued carriage of Brazzers TV Europe and the immediate launch of RKTV in the Benelux and central and eastern Europe. Reality Kings is already […]

Skylink adds seven HD channels

M7 Group-owned Czech and Slovak pay TV operator Skylink has added seven new HD channels to its line-up.  The operator has added ČT 2 HD, Nova Cinema HD, Fanda HD, Prima Cool HD, Joj HD, Joj Plus HD and Dajto HD. Skylink said that subscribers with HD boxes will need to re-tune their devices, with the […]

Skylink adds six HD channels

M7 Group-owned Czech and Slovak pay TV platform Skylink has added six new HD channels to its line-up. The platform has added JOJ HD, JOJ Plus HD, Dajto HD,  Nova Cinema HD, Fanda HD and Prima Cool HD, joining existing services Markíza HD, STV HD, Nova HD, Prima HD, ČT1 HD, ČT Sport HD and […]