The first half of this year was the most successful to date for the Russian DTH platform operator Orion’s B2B activities.
The Czech DTH and internet TV operator Digi CZ has added the FA Cup to the list of English football rights it now holds.
The M7 Smart TV app has won the Webit New Media Award at the recent Webit Digital Entertainment & Media Summit in Sofia.
Ukraine’s National Council has extend the licences of 24 national TV channels for a further seven years.
The Russian hockey channel KHL TV has been taken over by Match TV, which is owned by Gazprom Media.
The Croatian regulator HAKOM has begun to monitor interference to TV and radio signals in the country by transmitters in neighbouring Italy.
Russia’s Gazprom Media has put back the launch of a new OTT service offering viewers serials and sports.
Canal+ is looking at the possibility of launching two more sports channels in Poland.
The Czech Association of Electronic Communications (CAEK) has welcomed both the upcoming AT&T/Time Warner merger and the recent agreement between Liberty Global and Vodafone.
Russia’s leading OTT service ivi has begun to sell advertising in the smart TV application for Tvigle, one of its competitors.