The DISH Network International Channels Guide

DISH Network has more foreign language channels than either DirecTV or any of the cable TV companies. Here’s a guide to DISH Network International channels.

DISH Network International Channels

DISH Network offers 135 international channels with satellite TV programs and music broadcast in 20 languages – Arabic, Armenian, Chinese, Filipino, German, Greek, Israeli, Italian, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Ukrainian, Urdu, and Vietnamese.

The most popular international channels include:

Arabic (15 channels) – Mini-series, dramas, news, sports, the latest movies, classical movies, talk shows, and sports featuring the Egyptian Soccer League. Channels include Abu Dhabi, Al Jazeera, Dubai Sports, Al Arabiya, LBS, and NBM.

Chinese (19 channels) – The latest cultural and current events plus dramas, movies, talk shows, news, current affairs, and children’s shows. Channels include CCTV, Fijian Straits TV, Hunan Satellite TV, Phoenix Chinese Channel, Beijing TV, China Movie Channel, Dragon TV, and Phoenix InfoNews.

Russian (5 channels) – The latest news, movies, sports, game shows, documentaries, talk shows, sports, and children’s entertainment. Channels include EuroNews, NTV America, TVCI, and RTVI.

South Asian (27 channels) – Movies, up-to-date news, serials, music videos, family entertainment, lifestyle programs, cricket matches, sports, and variety shows. Channels include B4U Movies, Headlines Today, Zee Cinema, Sahara One, TV Asia, ATN Bangla, NTV Bangla, RTV, Gemini TV, and Teja TV.

Spanish (45 channels) – Variety shows, dramas, movies, talk shows, current affairs, news, sports, and music. Channels include Alma Vision Hispanic Network, Azteca America, De Pelicula, The Discovery Channel, ESPN Deportes, Fox Sports, Galavision, Telefutura, Telemundo, TV Columbia, Univision, and World Cinema.

International Channel Programming Prices

DISH Network international channels are sold a-la-carte (as single channels), or as packages of two or more channels. Prices start at $9.99 a month.