The free-TV channels of German commercial broadcaster Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland will continue to be available in SD quality unencrypted via Astra (19.2° East) until at least 2024.
BBC Global News, the BBC’s international commercial news, sport and features arm, has named Sibel Boner as the new Head of Commercial Partnerships for Germany, Austria and Central and Eastern Europe (CEE).
Uwe Schiller, Senior Vice President Finance and Investor Relations at Sunrise, will become the Swiss telecommunications company’s new CFO with immediate effect.
Olaf Swantee, CEO of Swiss telecommunications company Sunrise, steps back and will be replaced by André Krause, currently CFO, with immediate effect.
German media group Constantin Medien has adopted the new name Sport1 Medien at the beginning of 2020.
German Bundesliga football club FB Bayern Munich has launched a new smart TV app offering fans insights and glimpses behind the scenes.
Germany’s federal network agency Bundesnetzagentur (BNetzA) has imposed a €250,000 fine against pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland for unauthorised telephone marketing activities.
Amazon has underlined that the acquisition of the live rights of the UEFA Champions League is based on a mixed calculation.
German pay-TV channels Spiegel Geschichte and Spiegel TV Wissen are expanding their reach through new carriage agreements with platform operators.
Timm Degenhardt will not extend his contract as CEO of German cable operator Tele Columbus, which is scheduled to end on August 31, 2020.