Hong Kong's Pacific Century renamed

Also adds satellite platforms to global network

HONG KONG -- Pacific Century Matrix has taken the new name GlobeCast Hong Kong and added satellites platforms MEASAT 3 and Asiasat 3S to its worldwide network, the company said Thursday.

The move follows France Telecom subsidiary GlobeCast's acquisition of the Hong Kong-based broadcast service provider in June.

The Hong Kong branch is the fifth office of satellite service operator and content provider GlobeCast in Asia. The company has appointed Patrick Yeung as GM and vp sales GlobeCast Hong Kong.