MIPTV 2013 – Cannes. ZDF Enterprises has launched a new short-film portal, www.contunico.com.
MIPTV 2013 – Cannes. A+E Networks has confirmed it will launch female-skewed channel Lifetime in the UK with other territories planned next year.
MIPTV 2013 – Cannes. Euronews has established an editorial partnership with Bloomberg for its Business Weekly programme.
MIPTV 2013 – Cannes. Swiss-based iConcerts has opened a subsidiary office in Tokyo operating under the brand iConcerts Japan, and effective immediately.
MIPTV 2013 – Cannes. Lyons-based news channel Euronews has upgraded its YouTube channels and is launching a new original channel called Euronews Knowledge.
MIPTV 2013 – Cannes. After its launch in Sweden, cloud-based TV operator Magine is preparing to launch in Germany and Spain later this year.
MIPTV 2013 – Cannes. Euronews is joining the DStv Family and Compact packages, becoming available to almost 3.5 million customers in South Africa from April 9.
MIPTV 2013 – Cannes. Visiware is celebrating the 1.000th TV show enriched by its second screen technology at this year’s MIP.
On the eve of this year’s MIPTV, Russia Today (RT) is launching Ruptly, a Berlin-based agency that provides real-time and archived visual news materials from all the global hotspots via state-of-the-art delivery platform.