The regulator NMHH has fined UPC Hungary HUF48 million (€135,200) for what it terms “serious and conscientious violations of basic EU and domestic legislation”.
The Croatian incumbent Hrvatski Telekom (HT) has broadcast the country’s top football derby Hadjuk Split v Dinamo Zagreb in 4K.
Russia’s STS Media has announced the appointment of Anton Fedotov as the general producer of its flagship TV channel STS.
The Polish cable operator Inea has obtained credit totalling PLN930 million (€223.2 million).
Telia has appointed Kennet Radne as its country manager in Latvia, with responsibilities for Telia Latvia, LMT and Lattelecom and collaboration with the Latvian government.
The Hungarian news channel Hir TV has announced layoffs in a move that reflects wider changes in the country’s media landscape.
Digi plans to make 1Gbps fibre internet available to all the homes it covers in Hungary within the next two years.
HbbTV interactive advertising has been launched in Hungary on the MinDigTV platform.
United Group, which is majority owned by the global investment firm KKR, has announced an additional capital investment of €293 million in Serbia over the next five years.
The Polish government has adopted amendments to the laws on radio and TV and subscription fees.