Modern Times Group (MTG) has completed the sale of its 50% stake in the Czech Republic’s FTV Prima Holding to Denemo Media for €116 million.
The Czech national transmission company CRa expanded DVB-T2 services, hitherto available in Prague, to the Ostrava and Brno regions.
TV ad spend in the Czech Republic in the first quarter was 15.7% up on the same period in 2016.
The Czech public broacaster CT’s board has shortlisted five candidates for the post of director general.
A new channel covering the world of aviation and initially targeting the Czech and Slovak markets will make its debut on April 14.
The Czech Republic’s Digi TV has added the movie channels Cinemax and Cinemax 2 to its offer.
The leading Czech and Slovak DTH platform Skylink will shortly offer its subscribers an Ultra HD channel.
AMC Networks International – Central Europe has signed a three-year contract deal extension with Pragosport to broadcast Formula 1 exclusively in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
The Slovak broadcaster Joj plans to stop the illegal distribution of its proprietary channels Plus and Wau in the Czech Republic.
The Czech Republic’s Slagr TV (‘Hit TV’) has made its HbbTV service available to DTH viewers.