Viasat World

Viasat World channels to be excluded from Ukraine

Channels from the Viasat World group will no longer be available in Ukraine after they were excluded from a list of permitted international TV and radio organisations compiled by the country’s broadcast regulator. The decision to expel Viasat means that channels Viasat Kino Action, Viasat Kino, Viasat Kino World, Viasat Kino Comedy, Viasat Kino Megahit, […]

RTL Hungary, ViacomCBS and Network4 tap M7 for satellite capacity

Canal+-owned, Luxembourg-based pay TV outfit M7 Group has struck new HD satellite capacity agreements for its 1° West platform with RTL Hungary, ViacomCBS and Network4/Viasat World. The agreement with RTL Hungary facilitates the satellite distribution of RTL+ in HD quality. Content on the channel includes live matches and highlights of the UEFA Europa League and […]

Digi Group renews Viasat World deal in Hungary and Romania

Digi Group has signed a renewal deal with Viasat World to carry its portfolio of channels in Hungary and Romania.  The new deal will see Digi Group continue to carry Viasat World’s comprehensive portfolio of factual and entertainment channels on Digi TV’s digital cable, satellite and Digi Online platforms, in Hungary and Romania, and on […]

Viasat World strikes extended deal with Volia

Channel and on-demand content provider Viasat World has struck a new carriage deal with Volia, the leading cable and biggest pay TV operator in Ukraine. Viasat World’s portfolio of channels is now available on Volia’s cable, IPTV and OTT platforms. Subscribers to Volia’s TV services can now access the group’s channels and SVOD services including […]

TV3 Group announces expanded distribution deal with Viasat World

Baltics media group TV3 has announced an extension of its carriage deal with Viasat World. The deal covers Viasat World’s full factual, drama and entertainment portfolio both in its linear channels and VOD offerings. This includes factual channels Viasat Nature, Viasat History and Viasat Explore, along with period drama channel Epic Drama and the TV1000. […]

Viasat World expands presence with Antenna Hungária

Channel provider Viasat World has renewed a carriage agreement with Hungarian digital-terrestrial and OTT service provider Antenna Hungária, through which its channels Viasat History, Epic Drama, Viasat Nature and Viasat Explore will be made available to more platform subscribers. From September 6, Viasat History will join the thematic Szabadidő (Leisure) package, which will be available […]

Viasat World’s Epic Drama launches on Bulgaria’s Bulsatcom

Viasat World-owned scripted channel Epic Drama has launched on Bulsatcom in Bulgaria, stocked with shows from ITV Studios (ITVS) among others. Series available via the linear channel include Bavaria Films’ war drama Das Boot and ITVS detective series Endeavour. The channel is included in Bulsatcom’s brand-new premium package, Premium +, for BGN19.99 per month or […]

Viasat World expands Epic Drama reach in Hungary

Viasat World has expanded the reach of its premium drama channel, Epic Drama, in Hungary after launching via operators Magyar Telekom and Vidanet. Epic Drama went live on Magyar Telekom’s IPTV, satellite and, TV GO mobile platforms via its Super Family HD and Cinema packages, while 250 hours of SVOD content is also featured in the […]

Viasat World’s Epic Drama channel launches in Turkey

Viasat World’s Epic Drama channel and SVOD service have launched in Turkey for the first time via Turkcell’s over-the-top and IPTV platform, TV+. The deal marks the latest Viasat World brand to go live on TV+, with Epic Drama joining Viasat Explore and Viasat History. All three channels are dubbed in Turkish and available via […]

Viasat World launches Epic Drama channel on Vivacom TV

Viasat World has launched its Epic Drama channel on Vivacom TV in Bulgaria, with the channel’s SVOD content to be available to Vivacom subscribers by the end of the year. Epic Drama will join Viasat World’s other channels – TV1000,Viasat Nature, Viasat History and Viasat Explore – which are already broadcast by the operator, deepening a more than 10-year relationship between the […]