MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. Music broadcaster Stingray is launching a third 4K UltraHD channel in Europe, Now4K.
MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. Japanese public broadcaster NHK will launch an 8K satellite channel in December 2018.
Lagardère Studios, a subsidiary of Lagardère Active, has signed an agreement to take a majority stake in Aito Media Group.
MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. Samsung is adding three channels with Insight programming to its OTT service TV Plus.
MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. German media company Your Family Entertainment (YFE) has made its children’s and family channel Fix&Foxi available across Central and Eastern Europe (CEE).
MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. Dutch based adult TV channel Dusk has launched its OTT app for Smart TV’s.
MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. Vice Media is further expanding into Africa following a joint venture with Econet Media, which owns Kwese TV.
MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. SPI International/Filmbox and Vienna-based Telekom Austria Group are extending and expanding their strategic agreement until 2022.
MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. Zhejiang Zhongnan Animation, more widely known as Zoland Animation, has announced Zokast Kids TV, a SVOD platform for kids in partnership with M.E.I. Group.
MIPCOM 2017 – CANNES. Eurochannel, the international channel dedicated to European films and series, is upgrading from Standard to High Definition with Eutelsat.