The Czech national transmission company Ceske Radiokomunikace (CRa) is preparing to introduce several new features for HbbTV users.
The Spanish regulator CNMC has approved a new wholesale fibre-optic offer containing the conditions for wholesale access to Telefónica’s network, called ‘NEBA local’.
Telefónica España plans to become the largest producer of content in Spanish worldwide, according to Luis Miguel Gilpérez, the company’s president.
Mikhail Gutseriev, the co-owner of Russnet, has acquired a 75% stake in Bridge Media, the operator of some of the most popular music channels in Russia.
Martyna Wojciechowska has been appointed the programme director at Travel Channel in Poland.
Although CEE millennials are spending less time watching TV, the region has a slower rate of TV viewership loss than Western European markets.
Pay-TV operators in Poland now favour FTA (ad funded) and premium far more than classical paid thematic channels.
The number of installed FTTH accesses in Spain grew by 50% to 22.6 million in 2015, according to the latest data produced by the regulator CNMC.
The Hungarian incumbent Magyar Telekom made its self-financed, new generation fixed-line network available to an additional one million homes in the last two years.
Antik Technology has stopped producing IPTV and hybrid set-top boxes based on chipsets from ST Microsystems (STM).