News brief: Turkey, Mid East nets kick on with Foot Pop

Programming services in Turkey and the Middle East have acquired football-themed funny clips show Foot Pop from French distributor Novovision. Turkish IPTV service TTNET and Arabic private broadcaster MBC have both acquired the show, which comes in 26x22mins and 300x2mins. This comes after Malaysia’s Fine TV acquired the 26-episode version. “Today, we are aiming a […]

Discovery launching five channels on Turkish IPTV

Discovery is launching five of its channels on Turkish IPTV service Tivibu. The IPTV service is run by Turk Telecom subsidiary TTNet and it will carry the Discovery Channel, Animal Planet, ID: Investigation Discovery, Discovery Science and Discovery World channels from later this month. Discovery already has carriage deals with DSmart, Digiturk and Teledunya in […]