Press Releases

​Eutelsat presents key UHD trends at MIPCOM

Oct 05, 2015 06:25 GMT Eutelsat Corporate The television business is dramatically transforming as broadcasters scale up production of premium content and delivery of an enhanced viewing experience.

Eutelsat and Facebook to partner on satellite initiative to get more Africans online

Oct 05, 2015 05:00 GMT Eutelsat Corporate Eutelsat Communications and Facebook today announce they are partnering on a new initiative that will leverage satellite technologies to get more Africans online.

EUTELSAT 8 West B satellite powered up and now in full commercial service

Oct 03, 2015 07:58 GMT Eutelsat Corporate Eutelsat Communications announces that its new EUTELSAT 8 West B has been fully powered up and is already broadcasting TV channels to over 52 million homes in the Middle East and North Africa. Launched on August 20 by an Ariane 5 rocket, the new high-power satellite is co-located with a constellation of satellites operated by Eutelsat and Nilesat at the 7/8 degrees West neighbourhood.

EUTELSAT 115 West B arrives in geostationary orbit

Sep 28, 2015 07:42 GMT Eutelsat Corporate EUTELSAT 115 West B, the first all-electric satellite of the Eutelsat Communications’ (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) global fleet, has completed the ascent to geostationary orbit and today began in orbit tests. Eutelsat’s new satellite is scheduled to enter full commercial service in mid-October, one month ahead of schedule.

CEO of Innovation Norway asks entrepreneurs to dare to fail

Sep 25, 2015 14:00 GMT Oslo Business Region The key message of Anita Krohn Traaseth, the CEO of Innovation Norway, to the 300 plus entrepreneurs and innovators joining StartUp Day Think Big, Think Global was not to be mistaken: - You must dare to make mistakes. You must dare to think big. There are many startups in Norway that holds a lot great competence and knowledge, and now is the time to go global with your business idea.

SIS LIVE signs distribution agreement for Eutelsat Broadband’s NewsSpotter satellite newsgathering service

Sep 23, 2015 08:11 GMT Eutelsat Corporate SIS LIVE, leading broadcast connectivity supplier, has signed a distribution agreement with Eutelsat Broadband to use and resell its innovative NewsSpotter newsgathering service.

Lotta Edling Appointed New Editor-in-Chief of Dagens industri

Sep 22, 2015 11:40 GMT Bonnier Lotta Edling has been appointed new editor-in-chief and publisher of Dagens industri by the paper's board of directors. She succeeds Peter Fellman, who is leaving his position at the end of the year after more than six years as editor-in-chief to be Dagens industri’s proposed correspondent in New York.

Sep 17, 2015 07:00 GMT Stockholm Business Region Stockholm’s business community continues to show growth in the second quarter of 2015. Wages are rising, more businesses are launching and unemployment is falling compared with the same period in 2014. These are the results of The Stockholm Economy Report for the second quarter 2015.

UBM EG selects Eutelsat for new EG SAT digital TV platform for Equatorial Guinea

Sep 14, 2015 13:55 GMT Eutelsat Corporate Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) announces a multiyear contract with United Business Machines EG (UBM), a leading distributor of IT products, services and solutions in Equatorial Guinea. The contract covers lease of capacity connected to the African beam of the EUTELSAT 16A satellite to broadcast the new EG SAT pay-TV platform.

Arqiva scales up Eutelsat satellite capacity for DTH broadcasting

Sep 12, 2015 09:02 GMT Eutelsat Corporate Arqiva, the leading communications infrastructure and media services company in the UK, announced today that it has signed a multi-year commitment with Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) for a 14th transponder at the 28° East video neighbourhood, to serve the UK DTH (Direct-to-Home) broadcasting market.