Ofcom is proposing to refer the UK cloud infrastructure service market to the Competition and Markets Authority for further investigation.
PSBs to retain prominence in on demand age
The UK government has published its much-anticipated Media Bill, bringing mainstream video-on-demand (VOD) services such as Netflix and Disney+ under a new Ofcom content code and ensuring viewers can easily […]
Cyfrowy Polsat issues initial results
Preliminary results published by Poland’s Cyfrowy Polsat show that it ended 2022 with a total of 13,285,000 B2C RGUs, of which 5,049,000 were for pay-TV services.
Pantaflix to sell streaming technology subsidiary
German media company Pantaflix has commenced negotiations regarding the sale of its wholly owned subsidiary Pantaflix Technologies and signed a corresponding Letter of Intent.
Ofcom imposes new licence conditions on BBC
Ofcom has published details of a new licence for the BBC, which includes new requirements around BBC iPlayer, Sounds and website.
Liberty Global launches Telenet takeover bid
Liberty Global has launched a “voluntary and conditional” cash offer for Telenet, the Belgian operator has confirmed.
EC approval for Orange-VOO purchase
The European Commission has given its approval to the acquisition of Belgian cablenet VOO by Orange Belgium.
Deutsche Welle to shut down German TV channel
German international service Deutsche Welle (DW) plans to close its linear German-language TV channel. A DW spokesman confirmed this to Broadband TV News.
Vodafone and Altice complete fibre joint venture in Germany
Vodafone Group has completed the sale of 50% of its German FTTH company FibreCo to Altice.
Strong year for ascendent Canal Plus
Yannick Bolloré Chairman of Vivendi’s Supervisory Board, said Canal Plus Group had “strengthened its position on the European continent and in Africa” after the pay-TV platform delivered revenues of €100 […]