Media Notes: France Télévisions Lines Up 200 Hours Of 2014 Sochi Olympic Broadcasts
France Télévisions "will line-up more than 200 hours" of live broadcasting for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. The France 2 and France 3 TV channels "will run dedicated programmes" between 7am and 9pm (RAPID TV NEWS, 12/19). ... Egypt’s state TV on Tuesday "won the rights to broadcast the nation’s local Premier League matches." The Premier Clubs said in a short statement published by the Egyptian FA’s website that State TV "bought the rights" from the clubs for LE70M ($10M) (STAR AFRICA, 12/18).