Expanded broadcasting in countries with a large number of Russian-speaking viewers is one of the priorities of strategic development of CTC Media.
In October 2013, Peretz started broadcasting in Belarus. Since January 2014, Peretz became available in the CIS countries. In Autumn 2014, the channel was uplinked to Astra 5B satellite, allowing CTC Media to expand its broadcast geography. Since June 2016, the channel is available to subscribers of one of the largest Russian-language platforms in North America – RMG broadcasting from satellite Galaxy 16.
Peretz is currently available in Belarus, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, in the Baltic states and other European countries, as well as in the US, Canada and Australia. Among the largest territories of the Peretz audience reach are Belarus, Kazakhstan and other CIS countries, North America. The cumulative number of the channel’s viewers amounted 3.8 mln people as of the end of 2016.