EchoStar and Vivendi end talks for Brazilian pay-TV venture

EchoStar, global provider of satellite operations and video delivery solutions,  said today that EchoStar Technologies LLC and Vivendi subsidiary GVT are no longer in discussions to form a joint venture for pay TV services in Brazil.

EchoStar say that they remain committed to use their expertise in satellite and video technology to deliver a unique pay TV service to Brazil via a high-powered BSS satellite.


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