Maja Porczynska has been appointed to the new position of director, strategic partnerships and business development in CEE, Baltics & CIS at Netflix.
Key Polish viewing trends revealed
Polish viewers are becoming increasingly interested in subscribing to TV channels on an à la carte basis. Furthermore, almost one in three who watch streaming services do so on their […]
Georgia drops controversial media law
Georgia’s ruling Dream Party has decided to drop a controversial draft media law modelled on legislation operating in Russia.
Lithuania tightens Russian TV channel ban
The Lithuanian regulator LRTK has mandated ISPs to stop access to banned Russian TV channels via IP addresses.
HbbTV takes off in Poland
The number of homes in Poland with an active HbbTV connection has now passed 1.3 million.
Major licence award in Croatia
The Croatian regulator HAKOM has awarded a number frequencies for mobile communications networks in the RF spectrum.
Slovenian pubcaster head appointment illegal
The Higher Labour and Social Court in Ljubljana has ruled that the appointment of Andrej Grah Whatmough as head of the Slovenian public broadcaster RTVS was illegal.
M7 inks Current Time TV deal
Luxembourg-based M7 Group has concluded an agreement with the US Agency for Global Media (USAGM) for the satellite distribution of Current Time TV in HD via both Astra 19.2 and […]
PPF Group increases ProSiebenSat.1 Media stake
PPF Group has raised its stake of shares and instruments in Germany’s ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE (ProSieben) to 10.1% in aggregate.
United Group responds to “ungrounded, unjustified and absurd” action
United Group has issued an official response to Yettel Bulgaria’s request to the Bulgarian Commission for Protection of Competition (CPC) to ban its acquisition of Bulsatcom key assets.