MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. Insight TV has announced a distribution deal with Amazon as part of its new Amazon Channels service.
Nasser al-Khelaïfi, president of PSG and CEO of beIN Media Group, is being targeted by a corruption investigation by Swiss officials in connection with the distribution of the World Cup broadcasting rights.
MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. Canneseries, the world’s first festival dedicated to TV series, will have its inaugural run alongside MIP 2018, April 4 – 11, 2018.
Metrological and ActiveVideo have announced a joint solution that brings OTT content on existing set-top boxes.
MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES, AMC Networks International, Central and Northern Europe, has promoted Balázs Hajós to Vice President of Affiliate Sales.
MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. Beauty World Search, the Canadian production company behind new TV series and disruptive global social media movement The Fashion Hero have announced a raft of new international broadcast and streaming partners for the series.
MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. Sebastien Perioche and Jacques Perioche, founders of Eurocinema World and Eurocinema, have unveiled the new short format content app FlixSnip.
A bankruptcy court in Florida has ruled that Amit Bhalla, a retailer of IPTV streaming devices with unauthorised channels, cannot use a bankruptcy case to shield himself from monetary liability for copyright infringement.
WATCH VIDEO. France 24 has launched a Spanish language version from studios in Bogota, Colombia.
Eutelsat Communications has acquired Noorsat, a satellite service providers in the Middle East, from Bahrain’s Orbit Holding Group.