Romania’s National Audiovisual Council (CNA) will decide at its next meeting if a Moldovan channel that shows programming from the Russian state broadcaster RTR (VGRTK) can be distributed in the country.
Digi Communications, the operator of Romania’s leading pay-TV operator RCS&RDS, has posted revenues of €329 million for the first half of this year.
Ionut Voinea has been appointed VP Integration and Operations Central and Eastern Europe at Liberty Global.
Telekom Romania’s TV subscriber total as the end of Q2 was virtually unchanged on a year at 1,470,692 (+0.6%), as was its broadband customer base at 1,185,687 (-0.7%).
Romania’s Digi Communications has published an update into an investigation into the company by the National Anti-Corruption Directorate (DNA).
Orange had 351,000 customers for its Orange Home TV cable and satellite service in Romania as of the end of Q2, or 15.3% more than in the same period in 2016.
Three Romanian enterpreneurs made nearly €50 million from the sale of the Serbian cable operator IKOM to the private equity fund KKR last year.
Dan Voiculescu, the founder of Romania’s Intact Media Group, has been conditionally released from prison, having served three years of a 10-year sentence for corruption.
Romania is one of the few countries in the world where the consumption of linear TV services is still rising.
The Romanian regulator ANCOM has undergone a massive shake-up instigated by its new president, Adrian Dita.