In its 50th anniversary, IBC2017 has confirmed a year-on-year increase in visitor numbers, marking a record attendance of 57,669 across the six day event.
German commercial broadcast group Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland has chosen Israeli video solutions provider Wochit as its social video production partner.
Greece’s Wind Hellas has signed an agreement with Forthnet that provides it with wholesale access to Nova sports channels.
Roku has increased the amount it hopes to raise in its forthcoming IPO to $252 million.
Tivù, Samsung and Yotta Media Labs are showcasing the world’s first HbbTV 2.0.1 application at IBC 2017.
Amazon Prime Video and 20th Century Fox Television Distribution have announced an international content licensing agreement to bring TV serieds This Is Us and the TV adaptation of The Exorcist to Prime Video customers.
The Lithuanian Radio and Television Commission (LRTK) will meet this week to discuss the future distribution of the Russian channel TVCI in the country.
M7 Group has added two time-shifted channels to its Skylink offer in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
The Polish public broadcaster TVP had a loss of nearly PLN29 million (€6.77 million) in the first seven months of this year.
Greece’s Novasports channels have secured carriage on Vodafone’s IPTV platform.