Brazil's EBC signs satellite capacity contract with Hispasat

Wednesday 30 September 2015 | 12:34 CET | News
Brazilian government-owned media corporation Empresa Brasil de Comunicacao (EBC) has signed a contract with Hispasat Group's local subsidiary Hispamar Satelites for C-band capacity. The capacity will be used for contribution services for event and news broadcasting by TV Brasil and NBR, networks operated by the Brazilian firm. Since the beginning of September, both channels have been contributing news content throughout Brazil via the Amazonas 3 satellite.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Hispasat
Countries: Brazil
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