News Releases

June 16, 2016

DISH anunció el lanzamiento de un nuevo canal, CUBAMAX TV, convirtiéndose en el primer y único proveedor de TV paga en brindar a nivel nacional, entretenimiento original cubano al público de los Estados Unidos. El canal está disponible hoy en DishLATINO, la compañía líder en el mercado en paquetes de programación en español e inglés.

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June 16, 2016

DISH announced the launch of a new channel, CUBAMAX TV, making it the first and only pay-TV provider to bring original Cuban entertainment to U.S. audiences nationwide. The channel is available today on DishLATINO, the company’s market-leading suite of English and Spanish language programming packages.

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June 16, 2016

DISH Network L.L.C. has invited Tribune Broadcasting Company to enter into binding, baseball-style arbitration modeled on the successful arbitration procedures from the Comcast/NBCU merger to determine the fair market value of their channels. As part of the arbitration process, DISH has asked Tribune to restore its channels on DISH for the benefit of innocent consumers.

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June 16, 2016

DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) announced today that the Third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP), the global wireless standards body, formally approved Band 70. With this formal approval, 3GPP specifications will enable the development of devices and infrastructure with Band 70. The approved specifications also enable Band 70 carrier aggregation to fully utilize the entire 25 MHz downlink spectrum in the band.

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June 15, 2016

Today DISH Media Sales and BidSwitch announced an agreement to integrate DISH’s ONPOINT Programmatic TV Platform into BidSwitch’s real-time partner ecosystem. The integration will mark BidSwitch’s first entry into offering TV inventory, introducing the big screen to the platform’s more than 150 demand partners. Integration is expected to be complete this summer, allowing advertisers and agencies to easily target and individually purchase

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June 12, 2016

DISH reported today that Tribune Broadcasting Company chose to black out DISH customers’ access to 42 local channels in 33 markets across 34 states and the District of Columbia, intentionally harming and exploiting millions of innocent consumers in an effort to raise carriage rates and gain negotiating leverage for an unrelated cable channel with declining viewership, WGN America.

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June 9, 2016

DISH Network Corporation (“DISH Network”) (NASDAQ: DISH) today announced that on June 8, 2016 its subsidiary, DISH DBS Corporation (“DISH DBS”), priced an offering of $2 billion aggregate principal amount of 7.75% Senior Notes due 2026 (the “Notes”). The Notes will be issued at an issue price of 100%. The net proceeds of the offering are intended to be used for strategic transactions, which may include wireless and spectrum-related strategic

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June 8, 2016

DISH Network Corporation (“DISH Network”) (NASDAQ: DISH) today announced that its subsidiary, DISH DBS Corporation (“DISH DBS”), plans to offer, subject to market and other conditions, approximately $750 million aggregate principal amount of its senior notes. The net proceeds of the offering are intended to be used for strategic transactions, which may include wireless and spectrum-related strategic transactions.

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June 2, 2016

Sling TV and DISH today announced a long-term renewal agreement with Asia TV USA, Ltd., part of the “Zee” group from India and a leading provider of South Asian programming. In addition to renewing the 10 Zee-branded channels already offered on Sling TV and DISH, the new agreement includes the addition of 27 new Zee channels such as &TV, Living Foodz, Zee Bangla, Zee Tamizh and Zee Cinema HD.

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June 1, 2016

Today, DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) filed a letter with the FCC electing to use 20 MHz of AWS-4 uplink spectrum (2000-2020 MHz) for downlink operations, resulting in all 40 MHz of DISH’s AWS-4 spectrum being designated for downlink operations. The FCC provided DISH with the right to make this election in 2013.

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