SES’s board of directors has elected Frank Esser as chairperson of the board for a period of one year.
Travelxp 4k is in discussions with further platform operators in Germany following the expiration of its contract with DTH satellite platform HD+.
Travelxp 4k will cease its distribution on the Astra satellite system (19.2 degrees East) in Europe on April 1, 2020.
The Italian DTH platform tivùsat is now watched by 6 million viewers.
Russia’s leading pay-TV operator Tricolor has agreed a major licensing deal with ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group.
Viasat estimates that more than one million satellite TV viewers in Ukraine continue to use pirated services to gain access to domestic TV channels.
Russia’s NTV-Plus is making all its services on DTH and OTT platforms available free of charge throughout the country until April 30.
The regional affiliates of German public broadcaster ARD will terminate the satellite distribution of their TV channels in SD resolution on Astra (19.2° East) in January 2021.
Russia’s leading pay-TV operator Tricolor initiated 15 criminal cases against pirates in 2019.
Russia’s leading pay-TV operator Tricolor has reached a last-minute agreement with Red Media.