Launch Of The Package 'Le Bouquet De Canal+' In Morocco

Tuesday, April 21st, 2009

PARIS — CANAL OVERSEAS (Paris: VIV) has announced the launch in Morocco of LE BOUQUET DE CANAL+, the number one French language satellite package in Northern Africa.

The Package of over 25 channels covering all themes (film, sport, discovery, children’s channels, etc.) has been distributed for two months in Algeria through a system of pre-paid cards available from a network of distributors and local partners.

It will be distributed in Morocco from today after being granted authorisation from the Morocco Higher Authority for Audio-Visual Communication (HACA).

Jean-Noël Tronc, Chairman and CEO of CANAL OVERSEAS, has declared: “After the launch of LE BOUQUET DE CANAL+ in Algeria, this launch in Morocco allows us to reach over 12 million households. We are proud to launch a constantly evolving legal service of quality, rich, varied French channels for the whole family.”

The package LE BOUQUET DE CANAL+ is the fruit of a partnership between CANAL OVERSEAS and the ARABSAT Group, one of the leading satellite operators in the world and main provider of satellite services in the Arab World.