German commercial broadcaster Tele 5 simplifies access to its catch-up TV service on mobile devices.
Deutsche Telekom will connect all of ABG Frankfurt Holding’s new housing projects to its fibre-optic network over the next 10 years.
German public broadcasters ARD and ZDF will transmit the matches of the German national team at the 2019 World Handball Championship and the 2024 European Handball Championship live.
Netflix and Amazon Prime dominate the German SVOD market in terms of subscriber numbers and recorded strong growth in the third quarter of 2018.
Ginx Esports TV has launched on Swisscom’s IPTV platform, marking the channel’s first carriage agreement in Switzerland.
German motor sports channel Motorvision TV has joined hybrid OTT service Freenet TV Connect which complements DVB-T2 platform Freenet TV with additional channels and video-on-demand services.
DAZN will exclusively transmit the FA Cup in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Swiss cable operator association Quickline has formed a cooperation with Netflix: As a first step, new internet customers will receive the streaming service free of charge for one year.
A1 Telekom Austria Group, in which the Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim’s América Móvil holds a majority stake, continued to post less profit in Q3 2018 following a brand value write-down as a result of the group-wide rebranding.
German cable operator NetCologne will continue to be supplied with TV channels by M7 Deutschland.