Bein Media has completed the acquisition of Digiturk, giving the Qatari company a significant presence in the Turkish market, and what its chairman described as the largest deal in the history of the company.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has set up a new OTT platform providing access to its Bundesliga, sports, movies, series and entertainment offer in Germany and Austria without a regular, long-term subscription.
Ericsson has signed an exclusive multi-year broadcast and media services contract with AB Groupe, an independent provider of thematic channels in France.
The Slovak national commercial broadcaster Joj is preparing to launch a channel aimed specifically at the Czech market.
Liberty Media could take a minority stake in the company that controls Formula One motor racing.
The Slovak national transmission company Towercom has begun trialing the SPI International channel FunBox 4K on its DVB-T network.
Discovery Communications Deutschland will open an advertising window targeting viewers in neighbouring Switzerland on the German version of its women’s channel TLC in mid-September 2016.
English Club TV will launch in the USA, Canada, and Latin America from September 1.
Motorvision TV, the German pay-TV channel for car and motor sports fans, is launching on the new OTT a la carte TV service Mobile2Morrow Television (M2M TV).
The Polish public broadcaster TVP’s president Jacek Kurski has revealed that it plans to launch a new sports channel.