Susan M. Swain is to join Discovery Communications’ board of director, effective December 2016.
Telia’s TV business was one of the better performers in what was an otherwise challenging third quarter for the Swedish company.
Greece’s Forthnet is preparing to become a provider of quad play services.
Russia’s OTT market is growing rapidly, having increased in size by 31% to R3.4 billion (€49.7 million) in 2015.
RCS&RDS is on track to post a turnover of over €700 million this year.
News of Liberty Global’s acquisition of Multimedia Polska was hardly a surprise. Rumours of a possible deal had been circulating in Poland for a number of months and there was indeed a degree of inevitability about it.
Romania’s RCS&RDS will significantly enhance its fixed internet offer from this Friday, October 21.
The Czech Republic’s Digi CZ is now providing the sports channel Nova Sport HD 2 on both its DTH platform Nová Digi TV and internet TV service Digi2Go.
The VOD/OTT service Megogo has added a package of adult channels to its offer aimed specifically at the Ukrainian market.
While poor features can ruin a video service, great features, by themselves, cannot guarantee success, according to Brett Sappington, senior director of research, Parks Associates.