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2014-09-08 16:20:23

PALO ALTO, CA, Sept. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Space Systems/Loral (SSL), a leading provider of commercial satellites, today announced that it was selected to provide a communications satellite for Bulgaria Sat, an affiliate of Bulsatcom, which is a leading telecommunications company and the largest provider of pay-TV services in Bulgaria. The satellite, which will provide Direct-to-Home (DTH) television service in the Balkan region, will be Bulgaria Sat's first dedicated satellite. "SSL...

2014-05-22 23:04:36

The rising popularity of online entertainment will slow industry revenue growth. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Hydroelectric Power industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Satellite TV providers distribute TV programs on a subscription or fee basis through direct broadcast satellites (DBS). The industry posted solid growth over the past five years, supplying a variety of programming to a...

2013-11-17 23:03:54

The Satellite TV Providers industry posted solid growth over the past five years, supplying a variety of programming to a broadening subscriber base willing to pay a premium for in-home entertainment; however, the growing availability of online content, along with an expanding market for connected devices, internet-connected TVs, and emerging mobile technologies, poses a competitive challenge to traditional TV. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the...

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