Fix&Foxi breaks into Francophone Africa with Ma Télé

Germany-based programmer YourFamilyEntertainment has launched its Fix&Foxi channel on Ma Télé, the HD platform for Francophone Africa owned by set-top manufacturer Strong that launched on the Eutelsat 16A satellite earlier this year. Fix&Foxi will air as Ma Télé Toonz, a new French-language kids channel with an exclusive line-up of content for the platform, with different […]

YFE launches My TV Toonz channel in Africa

Your Family Entertainment is launching a version of kids channel Fix&Foxi for sub-Saharan Africa on the MyTV platform owned by technology provider Strong. The channel, My TV Toonz, will have a blend of 2D, CGI animated and live action shows for kids and their families with classic characters, first run and new shows, and will […]

Strong to showcase range of set-top boxes

Strong will showcase its latest range of Strong and Thomson set-top boxes (STBs) as well as its new product category of streaming devices.  The company will present a variety of digital DVB-T2, DVB-T and DVB-S2 receivers that have been developed for and are distributed in different countries. Visitors will see new DVB-C HD receivers for […]

Strong launching new pay TV services for Africa

Satellite TV reception equipment provider and pay TV operator Strong Media SAL-Off-Shore (SMO) has taken additional satellite capacity from Eutelsat on the Eutelsat 16A satellite to launch a range of English, French and Arabic-speaking television services over sub-Saharan Africa. SMO plans to launch two new services – Ma TELE, targeted at French-speaking countries, and Shashatee, […]

beIN Sport France chooses Strong set-tops

Al Jazeera-owned sports channel provider beIN Sport France has chosen Strong to provide two HD satellite set-tops to receive its channels. beIN Sport, which holds the rights to broadcast football tournaments including Ligue 1 and Ligue 2, the UEFA Champions League and the Europa League and other major sports events, operates two channels in France. […]