Belarus’s MTIS adds new channel

Belarusian cable and pay TV operator MTIS has added entertainment channel +TV to its line-up of services. The channel, which offers a range of entertainment shows, documentaries, movies and kids shows, will be available in trial mode from today.

Belarus’s MTIS launches Android app for TV

Belarusian cable and pay TV operator MTIS has launched a new mobile app that enables viewers to access programming information and book reminders. The app, for devices running on Android 4.0.3 or later, will enable viewers to access information about programmes on a range of TV channels and book reminders about upcoming movies, TV series […]

MTIS adds new channel to line-up

Belarus cable and pay TV operator MTIS has added lifestyle channel Domashniy 1 to its programming line-up. The channel offers programming covering various topics related to the home, including medicine, cooking, family life, interior design, travel and animals, as well as a number of TV series and movies. Domashniy 1 will be added to MTIS’s […]

MTIS adds Peretz

Belarusian service provider MTIS has added CTC Media-owned channel Peretz to its programming line-up.  MTIS is carrying Peretz, which airs a mix of comedy and entertainment programming, in both analogue and digital formats. Separately, MTIS has continued to upgrade its cable network, making digital TV services available in an additional 11 apartment complexes in the […]

Setanta Sports expands into the Baltics

Setanta Sports has launched its Setanta Sport Eurasia channel in Estonia on STV, with plans to launch in Lithuania shortly.  The news comes just days after the sports broadcaster also went live in the third Baltic state of Latvia, via cable operator Baltcom. The expansion into the Baltics builds on Setanta Sports Eurasia’s existing footprint […]

New movie channels for MTIS

Belarusian pay TV operator MTIS has added movie channels Kinolyuks and KinoSoyuz to its digital programming line-up. The Minsk-based cable operator launhed the two channels today. Kinolyuks offers a range of popular movies across all genres, while KinoSoyuz offers a selection of classic movies made by the studios of the former USSR.

MTIS adds new channels

Belarusian service provider MTIS has added a raft of new channels to its line-up. The cable operator has added pets-focused channel Domashniye Zhivotnyye, CTC-owned Peretz I, Zee Russia, showbusiness and culture channel Park Razvlecheniy, Viasat Broadcasting’s TV1000 Comedy and science channel Nauka to its line-up.

Belarus adjusts to changes on foreign channel licensing rules

Belarusian service providers are scrambling to readjust their programming line-ups following the introduction of new government regulations that annulled existing licences granted to foreign channel providers. According to a presidential decree signed on October 7, confirmed by the country’s Council of Ministers in December, all licences granted to international channel providers before January 1 2014 […]

MTIS adds Viasat Sport

Belarusian service provider MTIS has dropped the CHL (Continental Hockey League) channel, replacing it with Viasat Sport. Viasat Sport offers live coverage of the Stanley Cup sailing event along with football, baseball, cycling and various martial arts.

Russia’s MTIS launches documentary channel

Russian service provider MTIS has launched a new documentary channel. The Minsk 24 Doc channel will air award-winning documentaries covering, politics, the economy, the arts, sociology and ecology. The operator described the channel as being for “smart people with a wide scope of interests”.