SES is cutting back its 2017 dividend by 40 per cent as the satellite operator looks to strengthen its balance sheet.
German transmitter network operator Media Broadcast has confirmed that it will launch a DTH satellite version of its DVB-T2 platform Freenet TV on Astra (19.2° East).
The overall US video and Pay-TV market continues its healthy overall growth and is set to reach $140 billion by the end of 2018, according to Futuresource Consulting.
Liberty Global considers strengthening its Swiss cable subsidiary UPC through acquisitions.
Modern Times Group (MTG) has signed an agreement to sell its 95% stake in Nova Broadcasting Group in Bulgaria to PPF Group, the investment group majority owned by the Czech billionaire Petr Kellner.
Visitors to certain Caribbean islands are able to access European streaming services thanks to the new European regulation on cross-border access.
Robert Redeleanu will become the CEO of UPC Polska on April 1. Hitherto the CEO of UPC in Hungary and Romania, he will replace Frans-Willem de Kloet, who will leave the company at the end of this month.
After a challenging year with analogue switch-off and a major channel relocation, German cable operator Unitymedia wants to focus on the expansion of its business in 2018, Chief Financial Officer Winfried Rapp told Broadband TV News.
Loss of access to EU markets could jeopardise £1 billion in annual investment from international broadcasters, according to a report published by the organisation representing Britain’s multichannel broadcasters.
Liberty Global’s next generation video platforms, which include Horizon TV, Horizon-Lite, TiVo, Virgin TV V6 and Yelo TV, gained 210,000 subscribers in the fourth quarter of 2017.