MTV Czech to launch in November

Broadcasting via cable, satellite, IPTV

LONDON -- MTV Networks International said Wednesday that MTV Czech will begin broadcasting Nov. 29, broadcasting to Czech and Slovak audiences via cable, satellite and IPTV platforms, bringing the number of fully localized MTV channels to 69.

The music youth channel will be offered as part of Czech media group TV Nova's family of terrestrial and cable channels, which include Nova Cinema and Nova Sport.

Levente Malnay, GM and vp of MTV Networks Hungary, said there had been "tremendous interest" in the launch of MTV Czech, the 13th channel launched by MTVNI's emerging markets group.