Ofcom and the Competition and Markets Authority have sent the Government reports into the proposed acquisition of Sky by 21st Century Fox.
Sky and Virgin have announced plans to combine their targeted advertising programmes. It will give the two companies access to a total of 30 million viewers in the UK and Ireland.
Italy’s private broadcaster Mediaset and Telecom Italia Media (TIM) made no offer in the tender for Serie A football rights, leaving Sky as the only major bidder.
Five years on from the launch of Now TV, Sky’s strategy in operating the service is working.
Sky has extended its distribution agreement with NBC Universal. A series of multi-year agreements cover Sky Cinema and NBCUniversal International Networks’ (NBCUIN) suite of channel brands for Sky’s customers in the UK, Ireland, Germany and Austria.
The European Commission has given its unconditional approval to the £11.7 billion Twenty-First Century Fox takeover of Sky.
Philip Davies and Mark Mulready have been elected to the roles of VP of the Audiovisual Anti-Piracy Alliance (AAPA), effective April 1.
Sky has acquired Diagonal View, a social content producer, known for online channels including Alltime10s and The Football Daily.
The Secretary State for Culture has confirmed she will launch a probe into the £11.7 billion Twenty-First Century Fox takeover of Sky.
The Secretary State for Culture says she is “minded to intervene” in the £11.7 billion Twenty-First Century Fox takeover of Sky.