St. John’s, NL - Eastlink announced today it is the first to offer NTV in high definition (HD) in Newfoundland and Labrador. Eastlink customers across Canada will also be offered NTV HD.
“We believe it’s important to give our customers the best services available so it’s been our top priority to introduce Newfoundland Television in HD,” said Arthur Taylor, Eastlink Regional Manager. “Since establishing our operations in the province, we’ve been continuously investing to expand our video line-up including offering 80 HD Channels with more being added all the time and OnDemand programming. We have also delivered, High Speed Internet including our Internet 100 Mbps, and competitive local telephone services.”
“NTV is very pleased to welcome Eastlink as the first provider to offer its subscribers NTV HD,” said Doug Neal, NTV Station Manager.
NTV features a solid line-up of Newfoundland-produced programs such as NTV Newsday, NTV News: First Edition, Scenes of Newfoundland, Newfoundland Sportsman, The Carter File, Meetings Remarkable, Church of Rock, The Energy Show, Dimestore Fisherman, NTV Saturday and Sunday Movies, and special broadcasts like The Miss Teen Newfoundland Pageant.
NTV also has an impressive prime-time line-up of national and international programming including Big Brother, Hawaii Five-O, Entertainment Tonight, Survivor, Glee, NCIS, House, The Good Wife and The Late Show With David Letterman to name a few.
“Customers in 245 communities across the province can now access NTV HD on channel 605,” said Mr. Taylor who also added Eastlink will be announcing more new and enhanced services in the near future.
Customers can call 1-888-345-1111 for more information about NTV HD or visit www.Eastlink.ca to learn about other Eastlink products and services.
Headquartered in Nova Scotia with more than 1,600 employees from coast to coast, Eastlink delivers world-class video entertainment, internet and telephone services to residential, business and public-sector customers across Canada.
Using its state-of-the-art fibre network, Eastlink offers advanced services including the best OnDemand and HD programming, High Speed Internet including our Internet 100 Mbps, competitive local telephone services, and exclusive locally produced programming via Eastlink TV.
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