SPI International has concluded an agreement with the TV channel distribution company Tematik Kábel Kft in Hungary.
The Polish commercial broadcaster Polsat is unlikely to launch what will be its first news-based sports channel until the country completes the transition to digital broadcasting.
Viasat Broadcasting has signed a new multi-year licensing agreement with NBC Universal International Television Distribution for the exclusive pay-TV rights in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland to current and upcoming feature films for the TV1000 premium channels.
The niche movie channel Showtime will add a number of blockbusters to its schedule in the Baltic Republics, with the first titles premiering in October.
Universal Networks International (UNI) plans to replace Hallmark Channel with 13th Street Universal in Poland this September.
The new Russian channel Sport-1 will be distributed by the country’s leading cable operator National Cable Networks in Moscow from tomorrow (August 14).
HBO had a successful year in the Czech Republic in 2009 despite facing a number of problems.
MTV Networks UK & Ireland has announced plans to run a web-only drama on the mtv.co.uk website. Being Victor will make its debut on September 7 and represents an initial step into development of programming originated for the web.
Sony will add 100 “channels” from the German online video portal sevenload to all its Bravia TV sets, as well as other connected devices such as Blu-ray players and home cinema sets.
The new Russian sports channel featuring games from the Barclays Premier League will officially make its debut this Saturday, August 14.