Russia’s State Duma has passed a bill banning foreign-owned companies from undertaking TV audience measurement research in the country.
The Polish national commercial broadcaster TVN plans to produce more content exclusively for its on demand service Player.pl.
The president of Poland’s Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) has asked Cyfrowy Polsat and Telewizja Polsat to provide information about their activities with respect to the transmission of Euro 2016.
The VOD provider Banaxi has entered into an agreement with the Slovak operator Dsidata.
The Croatian public broadcaster HRT has secured a loan of HRK80 million (€10.6 million).
MTVA, an umbrella organisation for Hungary’s public service media, has secured the rights to the Summer and Winter Olympics from 2018 to 2024.
Czech viewers are increasingly connecting their TVs to the internet and using smart features.
Ukraine’s 1+1 Media and the TV production company Kvartal 95 have jointly launched a new satellite-delivered entertainment channel.
Telekom Slovenije’s improving financial position has impacted positively on its credit rating.
UPC will make six more channels, three of which are in HD, available to its subscribers in Slovakia on June 30.