The managing directors of Media Broadcast Satellite, Christian Fleischhauer and Sven Sünberg, as well as the technical director Qi Zhang-Holste, have agreed to take over the German satellite services provider from its previous parent company, a French-American private equity fund.
Sky Italy will be prevented from distributing exclusive content online for a period of three years.
Telia is to remove 240 jobs from its Norwegian business as part of an organisational restructure.
Dish Network Corporation and EchoStar Corporation have executed an agreement that will transfer certain EchoStar operations and other assets that comprise the company’s Broadcast Satellite Service (BSS) Business.
Dutch company i4Things based in Roermond gets a new strategic partner on board with an investment by LIOF (the (Province of) Limburg Development and Investment Company).
Turkish streaming service BluTV has selected German digital payment solutions provider Wirecard to support its global expansion.
The measures proposed by Vodafone to the EU Commission to obtain approval for the acquisition of Unitymedia miss the point, according to German commercial broadcaster association VAUNET.
At the end of March 2019, RTL Group registered 1.15 million paying subscribers for its video-on-demand platforms (TV Now in Germany and Videoland in the Netherlands), up 59% year on year.
Eutelsat said that revenue for the first nine months of FY 2018-19 stood at €994.8 million, down 2.7%.
Discovery has acquired Golf Digest from Condé Nast.