Vivendi to bid for Sky?

Sky Sitz

France’s Vivendi has denied a report that it is looking to buy the pay-TV group Sky. The rebuttal, published by Bloomberg, comes after Reuters, quoting three sources, said that Vivendi is considering the acquisition of Sky as one of several options to expand Canal+ group.

German Classica signs up Telekom Austria and Foxtel

Classica Ident 4

Classica, the international pay-TV channel for classical music lovers, will expand into new countries through two major distribution deals the German broadcaster signed with Telekom Austria Group covering Central and Eastern Europe and with Australian pay-TV platform Foxtel.