DISH offers new Hebrew programming

The next best thing to being in Israel can now be found — on your TV.

EchoStar Communications Corp. announced recently that its DISH Network satellite TV service is now offering two tiers of Hebrew-language Israeli programming: Israeli Gold and Israeli Platinum.

Israeli Gold, at $24.99 per month, features the Israel Global One channel, which offers films, concerts, children’s programming and more from the Israeli Broadcasting Authority, plus the Israeli Movie Channel. The Israeli Movie Channel offers three or four new movies per week.

Israeli Platinum, at $34.99 per month, has all the offerings of the Israeli Gold package as well as additional programming from the Israeli Network and EuroNews, which has news programming in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Russian.

The DISH Network also offers just the Israeli Network for $19.99 per month.

For more information, call (800) 333-DISH or visit