Globecast partners with Vatican Television for UHD satellite transmission of the Holy Door Closing Ceremony

Paris, 2nd November 2016 — Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, has today announced the appointment of Neil Butterfield as Director of Sales for Latin America. Butterfield is the first of several appointments to be announced by the company in the coming weeks and reflects a refreshed approach to the Americas markets as Globecast continues to expand.

Paris, France — 10th October 2016 — Globecast has been selected by Arirang TV to launch its new HD channel on Sky’s satellite platform in the UK and Ireland. Arirang TV is a Seoul-based public service broadcaster that provides a mix of English language news, cultural programs, educational shows and documentaries and is the first Korean channel available to Sky viewers.

Paris, 2nd November 2016 Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, announces it has been contracted by Euronews, the most-watched international news channel in Europe  to bring its new HD channel to viewers across Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. The channel’s world-first launch in HD from Eutelsat’s HOTBIRD video neighbourhood follows the announcement by Eutelsat and Globecast at IBC 2016 to drive HD growth at Eutelsat’s most popular broadcast location.

Paris, 8 September 2016 — Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, and Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world’s leading satellite operators, have signed a framework agreement that equips the two companies to renew and increase transponder use across the HOTBIRD broadcast satellites.