US media company AMC Networks has launched two channels on OTT platform Amazon Channels in Germany and Austria.
The Slovak DTT platform Plustelka will add Sport 1 to its line-up on August 1.
German telco Deutsche Telekom will offer a new multiscreen sports TV package from August 2, 2017.
Dutch music and technology company Xite has launched the first personalised music television channel in the world.
Bavarian media authority BLM has revoked the broadcast licence of German internet TV channel blizz, operated by ITV Media Interactive e.K.
Euronews has recommenced DTH distribution of its German-language channel for satellite households on Astra (19.2° East).
The fledgling Dutch DTH platform Joyne has announced its channel line-up that is due to launch on August 1.
Vivendi has decided to pursue a parallel project in pay TV in Italy with its two subsidiaries Telecom Italia and Groupe Canal.
Freesat has added Ketchup TV to its extensive on demand line up.
The turnover generated by pay-TV channels and paid-for video-on-demand (VOD) services has increased in Germany, Austria and German-speaking Switzerland in 2016 by around 11% to over €3 billion for the first time (2015: €2.7 billion).