Austrian commercial channel Servus TV will show six live games of the first-division German football league Bundesliga on its free-to-air channel in Austria this season.
The German industry association of commercial broadcasters, VPRT, will change its name to Vaunet on May 21, 2018.
CNN International Commercial (CNNIC) has appointed Roland Nikolaou as Senior Director, Content Sales and Licensing, EMEA, with a remit to grow content partnerships with traditional broadcasters, digital publishers and platforms.
Lars Wagner will join the management board of German geobra Brandstätter group as the head of brand and product management in January 2018.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 is taking over e-commerce marketer Kairion from Cocomore, thereby further increasing its activities in the ad-tech sector.
Swiss media group Tamedia and advertising sales company Goldbach Group have come to an agreement regarding a takeover bid.
German news channel N24 will become WELT (translated “World”) on January 18, 2018.
Canal+ has teamed with sports daily L’Equipe as it enhances its content offer.
Spain’s leading telcos are fighting back in a price war in which smaller players are setting the pace.
Sky in the UK and Ireland has launched its Sky VIP programme as a new retention tool.