Slovakia’s Council for Broadcasting and Retransmission (RVR) has awarded a national broadcasting licence to Televizia Slovan, based in Matin.
Slovak Telekom has added five more Digi Sport-branded channels to its portfolio.
The equestrian sports and lifestyle multiscreen TV network H&C has launched its Swedish channel on Nordic Entertainment Group’s Viasat platform.
German cable operator Unitymedia and public broadcaster ZDF have settled their long-standing legal battle over the payment of carriage fees for the cable distribution of ZDF’s channels and have agreed on a long-term carriage deal.
China’s Huawei is rolling out an OTT streaming service in Spain and Italy, with the intention to also launch in other European countries.
Sky and Channel 4 have given details of a new agreement that will bring live coverage of the Formula 1 2019 British Grand Prix and highlights of other races to Channel 4.
The Russian DTH platform NTV-Plus has added 11 more channels to its online service NTV-Plus TV.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will again accompany Halloween with its own pop-up channel this year.
Channel 4 will continue to be broadcast on satellite across the UK and Ireland.
German commercial broadcaster Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland has achieved victory in a year-long trial against Spanish hotel group NH for the illegal redistribution of its TV channels in hotel rooms.