Afrique Telecom, Eutelsat and Wikimédia France to offer free access to French-language Wikipedia in Africa
Press Releases • Dec 01, 2015 10:41 CET
Afrique Telecom, Eutelsat and Wikimédia France combine skills in large-scale initiative to extend free access to French-language Wikipedia in Sub-Saharan Africa via Wi-Fi hotspots
Ooredoo chooses Eutelsat’s high-performance KA-SAT satellite to launch new broadband services for businesses in Qatar
Press Releases • Nov 30, 2015 10:05 CET
Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world’s leading satellite operators, today announced a distribution agreement between its Eutelsat Broadband subsidiary and Ooredoo, Qatar’s leading communications company, to deliver an enhanced VSAT service for businesses called “VSAT Internet”.
Extending mobile telephony to rural areas of Sub-Saharan Africa: Eutelsat partners with Camusat to deliver turnkey solutions to mobile operators
Press Releases • Nov 18, 2015 11:27 CET
Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Paris: ETL), one of the world's leading satellite operators, and Camusat, a market leader in implementing telecom infrastructures, today entered into a partnership agreement that will enhance turnkey connectivity solutions for mobile operators in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Press Releases • Nov 17, 2015 10:08 CET
Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) announces it has sealed a three-year contract with the Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe (BAZ) for Ku-band capacity on the EUTELSAT 3B satellite. The capacity will be used to deliver twelve free-to-view channels to a nationwide network of 48 Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) transmitters so that Zimbabwean viewers can benefit from improved
Bluewave selects Eutelsat’s IP Easy service for state-of-the-art, future-proof satellite broadband in Myanmar
Press Releases • Nov 16, 2015 10:15 CET
In advance of the CommuniCast Myanmar 2015 exhibition, the local telecoms operator Bluewave announces its selection of the IP Easy solution provided by Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) in order to offer a new satellite broadband service in Myanmar. Commercialised from today, the service will offer speeds of up to 12 Mbps and will be operational from first quarter of 2016
Eutelsat recognised by Arab States Broadcasting Union’s Broadcast Pro Middle East awards as Satellite Operator of the Year
Press Releases • Nov 12, 2015 12:49 CET
Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) has recognised global satellite operator Eutelsat as a driving force behind the massive expansion in the number of television channels available to homes throughout the Middle East and North Africa region.
Press Releases • Nov 12, 2015 10:28 CET
Futaris, Inc. announces it is investing in a new C-Band antenna for its Anchorage teleport to provide services in Alaska using Eutelsat Communications’ (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) new-generation EUTELSAT 115 West B satellite. This investment complements Futaris’s Colorado based antennas connected to EUTELSAT 115 West B, ...
WRC-15: Eutelsat Communications supports satellite industry ‘call for action’ to keep C-band spectrum for satellite services
Press Releases • Nov 10, 2015 17:26 CET
With the World Radiocommunication Conference in Geneva now underway, the satellite industry is more than mobilised to reaffirm the vital need to preserve C-band satellite spectrum for critical services to the global community.
Press Releases • Nov 05, 2015 18:30 CET
Paris, 5 November 2015 – The Ordinary and Extraordinary Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) was held today in Paris under the chairmanship of Michel de Rosen, Chairman and CEO. All the resolutions submitted were approved.
Press Releases • Nov 05, 2015 12:09 CET
On the occasion of Discop, Africa’s premier event for the media and advertising industry, Beninese private news channel Golfe TV AFRICA announces it has chosen Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) to support its transition to high definition broadcasting.
Press Releases • Oct 31, 2015 00:40 CET
Creativity, innovation, energy and exceptional talent are the hallmarks of the winners of this year's Eutelsat TV Awards that were announced in Rome tonight at a gala ceremony attended by over 300 industry executives from around the world.
Press Releases • Oct 28, 2015 17:49 CET
On track to meet full-year objectives
Eutelsat steps up African broadband plans with new-generation High Throughput Satellite ordered from Thales Alenia Space
Press Releases • Oct 28, 2015 13:16 CET
Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today unveiled the next step in its broadband strategy for Africa with the order from Thales Alenia Space of a new-generation High Throughput Satellite offering unprecedented operational flexibility. To be launched in 2019, the all-electric satellite will be the first to use Thales Alenia Space's new Spacebus Neo platform.
Press Releases • Oct 19, 2015 07:45 CEST
Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) announces that Michel de Rosen has informed the Board of Directors that he will step down from his position as Chief Executive Officer in March 2016. Eutelsat’s Board of Directors has elected Rodolphe Belmer as the successor to Michel de Rosen in the role of Chief Executive Officer, effective from 1 March 2016
Press Releases • Oct 14, 2015 11:30 CEST
World-leading satellite operators step up support for the global humanitarian community
Elara scales up capacity on Eutelsat fleet with multi-satellite agreement for data services in Latin America
Press Releases • Oct 14, 2015 10:01 CEST
Elara Comunicaciones, a leading provider of telecommunications and technology services in Mexico, has once again boosted its capacity on the Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) fleet through a multi-year, multi-transponder and multi-satellite agreement with Eutelsat Americas that will allow Elara to provide data services in Mexico and across Latin America.
Press Releases • Oct 05, 2015 07:00 CEST
Eutelsat Communications and Facebook today announce they are partnering on a new initiative that will leverage satellite technologies to get more Africans online.
Press Releases • Oct 03, 2015 09:58 CEST
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.