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CCTV Launches 3 Free Chinese HD Channels on Hotbird

CCTV Launches 3 Free Chinese HD Channels on Hotbird

26 January 2017

China Central Television (CCTV) and Eutelsat Communications have signed a long term contract to broadcast CCTVs 3 flagship channels in HD to Europe, Middle East and China. 

The channels include CCTV-4, CGTN HD (Formely CCTV News) and CGTN Documentary HD (Formerly CCTV Documentary) all of which will broadcast in both Chinese and English and will run along side the SD versions already available on the Hotbird satellite.