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EUROSPORT LAUNCHES BROADCAST HUB IN HONG KONG

EUROSPORT LAUNCHES BROADCAST HUB IN HONG KONG

Posted:
22 Mar 2007
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The facility, which will serve as the regional hub for its Asia-Pacific channel, is the network's second master control room for the region in order to create optimum broadcasting flexibility between European and Pan-Asian time zones.

The fully digital broadcast infrastructure will link the control room with Eurosport's headquarters in Paris and was built by Hong Kong-based company Ideal Systems.

Arjan Hoekstra, Managing Director, Eurosport Asia-Pacific, said, "our goal is to make our unique combination of live, professional sporting events available to every family in the Asia-Pacific region. We have chosen Hong Kong as our Asia-Pacific headquarters due to its central location and we look forward to bringing as many different sports to as many different people as possible.¨

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