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Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Reuters: The online movie and television subscription service will launch in six more European countries, including France and Germany.

The other new countries it will enter in late 2014 are Austria, Switzerland, Belgium and Luxembourg, the California-based company said on Wednesday. Details on programming and pricing in each country will be announced later.

Netflix, which already operates in Britain, Scandinavia and the Netherlands, will offer a mix of Hollywood movies and TV series in the new markets and plans to include its own original shows such as "House of Cards" where possible.

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