TV services using DVB standards are available on every continent with well over one billion DVB receivers deployed.
French transmitter company TDF has completed the acquisition of its competitor Itas for an undisclosed amount.
Canal+ has launched its Easy TV package in Kinshasa, the capital of Congo, and largest city in French-speaking sub-Saharan Africa in terms of population.
Com Hem has closed the acquisition of Boxer after having received approval from the State of Sweden and the country’s Competition Authority.
Ninety per cent of Slovak viewers will be reached by signals from the country’s first DTT multiplex before the end of the year.
Arqiva has posted record annual revenues of £884.7 million.
German technical services provider Media Broadcast has appointed Klaus Steffens as the head of technology of its DVB-T2 platform Freenet TV.
SPI International’s FunBox 4K has been added to the channels being distributed in a DVB-T2 trial undertaken by the Czech national transmission company CRa.
Bosnia & Herzegovina’s Ministry of Communications and Transportation is preparing to publish an open international tender for the second phase of the country’s digitisation by the end of this year.
The number of households in Germany receiving digital TV services has risen to 35 million, or 92.3% of the total.