Italian media company Mediaset is seeking approval from Germany’s Federal Cartel Office for gaining “significant competitive influence” over German broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1.
ProSiebenSat.1 is facing the consequences from the ongoing turbulence in the company: CEO Max Conze will leave the German broadcaster with immediate effect.
Virgin Media has announced plans to create more than 500 new customer contact centre jobs in the UK.
In light of the current situation, the Executive Committee of German football association DFL has decided to postpone the planned tender for the media rights of Germany’s domestic football league Bundesliga.
ITV has withdrawn its market guidance for the year and brought in a series of cost-cutting measures as the broadcaster looks to deal with the commercial impact of Coronavirus.
Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group) says it plans to reduce its costs by approximately SEK 700 million.
The French telco behind the Freebox has made a strong start to the year.
German broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 has cancelled the sale of its international production subsidiary Red Arrow Studios.
Vodafone and Telecom Italia are expected to be given the go-ahead for the combination of their tower businesses.
German technical services provider Media Broadcast will increase the subscription prices of its TV platform Freenet TV from May 1, 2020, a company spokesman confirmed to Broadband TV News.