Viasat widens reach in Russia
08.41 Europe/London, July 8, 2011 By Chris Dziadul

The Russian DTH platform NTV-Plus will add a new Viasat package to its offer on July 15.

Consisting of six channels – Viasat History, Viasat Nature, Viasat Sport, TV 1000, TV 1000 Russian Cinema and TV 1000 Action – it will be offered to subscribers based in Russia (the platform is also available in neighbouring countries such as Ukraine) receiving its Basic and Basic Plus packages for R300 (€7.48) a month.

NTV-Plus is the longest established DTH platform in Central and Eastern Europe, having been launched as a four-channel analogue service back in 1996.