ShowMax had over twice as many users on PCs and laptops as Netflix on its first day in Poland.
Romania’s TVR has become the latest broadcaster to complete the EBU’s peer-to-peer review.
The Czech Republic’s Nova Group has rebranded its licensing company CET 21 as TV Nova.
Russia’s Rostelecom is set to appoint Mikhail Oseevsky as its new president.
Magyar Telekom disconnected 22,000 long-standing, non-paying TV customers in Q4 2016 in its home market Hungary as part of a portfolio cleaning exercise.
The Croatian incumbent Hrvatski Telekom (HT) ended 2016 with 401,000 TV customers, or 3.4% more than a year earlier.
The transition to the DVB-T2 standard is expected to get under way in the Czech Republic on March 1.
The Polish internet TV service Videostar has added six channels from ZPR Media Group to its free offer.
Poland’s second largest cable operator Vectra ended 2016 with 963,000 subscribers.
The Tallinn-based telecom and IT infrastructure provider Levira is to start offering Internet of Things (IoT) services with its partners.